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Frank Atanacio

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I guess a little bit about me goes here....  Lets see, I was born in Hartford Connecticut. I enjoy writing dramatic poetry, and fiction. I love writing my Nick PT Barnum Stories.. The latest is titled

 

When the Kingdom comes, God Will Understand.. 

http://www.amazon.com/When-Kingdom-Comes-Will-Understand/dp/1608132986/ref=sr_1_18?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1298468316&sr=1-18

 

If you wanna read a novel free on-line  click the link and if you like Nick PT Barnum-- check out my latest book--  wait for it... At the nearesrt on-line bookstore!!!  LOL  just kidding  enjoy the free book on-line Friends

http://www.bibliotastic.com/ebooks/fiction-crime/cross-over-murders

 And my E-Books are Now available for just 3.99

check them out:

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http://www.amazon.com/Dark-Clouds-ebook/dp/B0071H0Z7I/ref=sr_1_2?s=digital-text&ie=UTF8&qid=1337022834&sr=1-2

 

or check them all out at the Kindle Store:

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  • The High Horse Route
    37

    The High Horse Route

    3 months ago

    The gatherers just stood around and watched the young woman suffering as their brains were being pickled by stupidity.

  • ...Only Loss
    40

    ...Only Loss

    7 weeks ago

    Kimber then started scanning the length of the train station platform and the parking lot looking for any trace of a witness. It was very early in the morning, and the streets were empty and the .....

  • Black Lives Matter Less
    42

    Black Lives Matter Less

    4 months ago

    A young teenage black boy from a drug plagued neighborhood would probably get lost in the shuffle. Chambers wanted to give that boy a voice. He was hoping something would ...........

  • . . . A Psychological Profile
    29

    . . . A Psychological Profile

    4 months ago

    Chambers glanced back over to the derelict, who seemed to be enjoying the interrogation. The smile on his face seemed exaggerated which suggested amusement. It was so difficult to comprehend the......

  • Offering A Chorus of Complaints
    31

    Offering A Chorus of Complaints

    5 months ago

    With the exception of the baby monitor, there were no other means for summoning help. There were no buttons to push, no emergency cords or intercoms. There was no dialing 911, and because she was hard

  • Those Three Words Crept Over King's Mountain
    33

    Those Three Words Crept Over King's Mountain

    5 months ago

    Sister Teresa Keller was just as startled as King when she walked into the kitchen and saw the teenager standing there holding a gun to her face. For King it was an involuntary reaction that made him

  • And Then Silence...
    36

    And Then Silence...

    6 months ago

    William Washington swallowed hard. He moved his head into the apartment just a bit, but still had enough to keep the conversation with O'Brien going. He snapped his fingers as if trying to recall some

  • Subtle Forms of Manipulation
    34

    Subtle Forms of Manipulation

    6 months ago

    O'Brien knew that somewhere deep down inside him, he could handle a drink. He never truly believed he can go on with his life in the state of sobriety. If he planned to drink after weeks out of rehab,

  • By Virtue
    35

    By Virtue

    6 months ago

    Chambers knew that every visit to the autopsy room reaffirmed a detective's need for a mental buffer between the living and the dead. The freezer held more than a dozen bodies just waiting for the dis

  • Reality Was Never Far Away...
    36

    Reality Was Never Far Away...

    7 months ago

    The sheriff was a good guy, he treated everyone who came into the building with respect, and all the faces had names. He knew them all. It was a different world from the hard streets back home.

  • In the Flashes of Images
    43

    In the Flashes of Images

    7 months ago

    He would not bargain with God for his life, because it was what he deserved for killing over a hundred men in battle. He saw flesh pop and explode as their blood sprayed all over the fresh greenery...

  • Nick PT Barnum's Dog Eats Dog
    37

    Nick PT Barnum's Dog Eats Dog

    8 months ago

    Rubbing her face, she rattled, “I swear Nick, even now I wanted to put my fist through his dead face. For years he manipulated me, beat me.......

  • Insistent Regret
    36

    Insistent Regret

    8 months ago

    A young woman turned into the alley and screamed, not from pain or love loss, but from the sheer shock of seeing a dead man on the ground with a chord wrapped around his neck. She dropped her shopping

  • Signs of Life
    42

    Signs of Life

    7 weeks ago

    Shelton only remembered the nausea that plagued him several weeks ago, but that had not lasted for too long. He didn't remember the last time he put something in his stomach, but he wasn't hungry eith

  • A Compulsory Decision
    29

    A Compulsory Decision

    9 months ago

    However, the assistant reached the window just in time to scream in horror, then watch the judge helplessly fall toward the ground silently, twisting and arms flailing as he grew smaller with the plun

  • She's Just Another Dead Spic to You Guys!
    30

    She's Just Another Dead Spic to You Guys!

    9 months ago

    The sister raised her head and looked toward the ceiling. She turned slowly and walked toward the door. She stopped and started shaking. “Even though this is the slummy part of town, and my sister was

  • Murder Does Have A Way of Showing Itself
    40

    Murder Does Have A Way of Showing Itself

    9 months ago

    O'Brien didn't stop and stare, but he saw enough to notice a back tattoo and huge ass-cheeks that look like they were fighting each other for supremacy.

  • The Cold Depression of A Deliberation
    41

    The Cold Depression of A Deliberation

    9 months ago

    Eventually, as facts began to get in his way, the accused story changed. He suddenly remembered, for instance, that a stranger had at one point opened the trunk of the stolen car and had shown him a z

  • Desperately Meaningless
    30

    Desperately Meaningless

    7 weeks ago

    There were no witnesses, no motive, but still there was a body on the floor. After the stabbings the man was dead, and then dead some more with the gun shot blast. One of the uniforms sat on the bed..

  • Evil Was There In The Most Horrific Sense
    35

    Evil Was There In The Most Horrific Sense

    7 weeks ago

    The clerk saw gray death staring out of the mask. It was an odd look. It was as if the grim reaper stood before him, waiting. The clerk's eyes broke when he tried to return the gun man's stare.

  • The Initial  Moment of Shock
    37

    The Initial Moment of Shock

    9 months ago

    He was still riding parallel to streams, under the moon, among the naked leafless trees that seemed to bow when he drove by. A new feeling moved through him, it was cold and final, but he fought through it. He had to...

  • The Darkness Felt Like Chains
    44

    The Darkness Felt Like Chains

    7 weeks ago

    Kimber had this blind urge to run, seek light, and to just get the hell out of there, but she couldn't. The darkness felt like chains and it bounded her in place. The room around her seem to expand and close in on her...

  • Devalued Black Life
    51

    Devalued Black Life

    9 months ago

    . He was trapped in his own nightmare. The cobweb of fear kept him stuck in one place. He was speechless and felt remorse, but his mind kept thinking of ways to clear his name. He wanted to be a good cop, not a killer....

  • Joshua Only Played With Rabbits
    46

    Joshua Only Played With Rabbits

    9 months ago

    "Mommy is it safe to come out?" Joshua cried. The voice was piped and wavered, never quite on key. O'Brien pushed passed Marge and walked toward a back room. There was a pad lock on the door, and a chain...

  • Nelson Rivera's Night Moves On
    31

    Nelson Rivera's Night Moves On

    8 months ago

    He was planning to rob the 24 hour convenient store on Grassy Hill Lane, but his nerves kept him close to the walk in coolers. The soda bottles were sweating, but not as much as he was. he was planning his next move...

  • The Pinnacle of Violence
    42

    The Pinnacle of Violence

    7 weeks ago

    A voice of despair rang out from the basement's darkness. That voice shrilled and echoed through Chambers' subconscious mind. His brain was rattling like a ping pong ball being shot across the table by two professionals...

  • Company 42
    44

    Company 42

    7 weeks ago

    The firefighters moved the body of an eighty year old man who lived on the third floor and died in bed. There were no windows, and poor ventilation. It was almost a guarantee that the smoke killed him before the fire...

  • A Form of Chrysalis
    45

    A Form of Chrysalis

    7 weeks ago

    That small piece of goodness tried to stay with him as it spoke to him with surprise and disgust, but there wasn’t enough to control the hatred. The monster that was growing inside him really never understood...

  • A Voice Split the Darkness
    30

    A Voice Split the Darkness

    7 weeks ago

    Sweat poured down her face, broke over her thin jaw, and drained down her neck. Her hands were trembling and the veins popping up as she tried pulling against the constraints. She held her breath while trying to fight...

  • El Club Cinco
    32

    El Club Cinco

    7 weeks ago

    Kimber knew that if she’d dug up some information on many of the dead, she would find some history in the computer, which can scan city arrests going back several years. But there would be nothing exceptional to...

  • A Violent Haunting
    50

    A Violent Haunting

    7 weeks ago

    The cook leaned back against the pantry wall, his heading spinning like a child’s top. His fear thickened as the chained ghost approached. There was an odd wind picking up. It lifted his hair like static, which...

  • Life Pauses Dramatically
    41

    Life Pauses Dramatically

    4 months ago

    Either from the force of the rape or from her own efforts to escape the woman rolled off the side of the bed and onto the floor. There was a small amount of blood splatter on the lower side of the box spring. She was...

  • The Gates of Death
    50

    The Gates of Death

    7 months ago

    A home invasion, that was clear, His dear wife was found on the top stair, Sprawled on top of dried blood, She was cold and stiff as a stone, As sorrow rose up in him like a flood,

  • Liquid Confessions
    34

    Liquid Confessions

    4 months ago

    Later that evening, Porter Hurst arrived at the chapel wagon in a state of great agitation and told Father Mason Richards he absolutely had to make a confession immediately. Hurst sat down in one of two chairs that were...

  • Another Savage
    29

    Another Savage

    4 months ago

    The burly man laughed and slapped a large hand on the table, knocking over the glasses, and the half empty bottle of whiskey. “Come on; don’t let that red devil scare you. Say what you mean, he won’t...

  • Freed From Her Fears
    30

    Freed From Her Fears

    4 months ago

    She thought her heart was riding low to the ground, but it wasn’t. It was blood pouring out of a hole from her chest. Then she heard another crack, and that was when she felt heat penetrating her skull. Freed from...

  • Laura Kimber
    22

    Laura Kimber

    6 months ago

    There was a sense of movement, and then a rush of reality chilled her to the bone. Bodies were stacked on a park bench like driftwood. Her thoughts descended deeper and deeper into cold darkness. She had begun to doubt...

  • Empty Chambers
    24

    Empty Chambers

    7 weeks ago

    Finding her murderer ended without even a dying fragment of hope. The reality was simply pale, starved and weak. The case would never go cold, but it would remain open long after Chambers was soaking in his pension.

  • Empty Silence
    36

    Empty Silence

    7 months ago

    Jimmy Williams saw a pair of legs buckling in slow repetition and a glimmer of hope lit up in his eyes. He watched the paramedics struggle as they began working a device that greatly constricted the blood flow to the...

  • A Terrifying Apparition
    31

    A Terrifying Apparition

    7 weeks ago

    Hoping and wishing. His mind was still veiled in a gray haze. He couldn’t remember the past. He couldn’t remember their childhood. It was all in a dark cloud. The laughing and joking was not there. The...

  • That Night on State Street
    25

    That Night on State Street

    7 months ago

    right from the defense chair, no remorse, not a care, and everything she said, just hung in the air,

  • True to that Hope
    51

    True to that Hope

    8 months ago

    while the casket stood in the center, dominate of course, exerting a certain centripetal force.

  • Nick PT Barnum's Misdemeanor Homicide
    39

    Nick PT Barnum's Misdemeanor Homicide

    7 months ago

    "This was the cause of his demise," he said. " Man’s got a hole in his head and life just poured out. The poor bastard.."

  • Bloodlines-3
    24

    Bloodlines-3

    8 months ago

    The human female was tougher then he thought, she battled as if victory is what she sought, the vampire smiled at her,

  • Blood-lines 2
    17

    Blood-lines 2

    8 months ago

    The Vampire stood at viewpoint gazing at the stars, they were utterly still-cold...

  • Blood-lines
    25

    Blood-lines

    8 months ago

    A gleam of satisfaction radiated from the Vampire’s eyes, but only for a moment, then came the thunderous cries,

  • His Face A Pallid Mask of Abject Grief
    22

    His Face A Pallid Mask of Abject Grief

    9 months ago

    It was hard to look at the graceful elegance of that charming little home and believe something so horrible happened inside.

  • Nick PT Barnum's Serial Killer
    13

    Nick PT Barnum's Serial Killer

    7 months ago

    Nick PT Barnum was getting closer and he knew that, but he had a powerful drive. It was almost like an addiction. He had to kill.

  • Pure, Murderous Hate
    19

    Pure, Murderous Hate

    8 months ago

    There was an unmistakable expression on the stranger’s face. Pure, murderous hate.

  • The Skin Of A Sheep
    14

    The Skin Of A Sheep

    9 months ago

    It was during the winter freeze, through the soft breeze, he heard the slightest sound, of a shovel breaking solid ground, spirits flew by, and ghosts stood around, watching the angels cry,

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