Writing

» December 4, 2020

If you search for Hillbilly Elegy on the internet, you’ll find many critics with negative things to say about the film that is currently trending on Netflix. J.D. Vance is […]

» April 15, 2016

She thought it would be easy. After all, she had been writing checks all over town and that’s the way business was done. Once the money clears her account, the […]

» October 21, 2015

As firefighters went through the rubble of the 9/11 World Trade Center collapse, they found plenty of things that broke their hearts. They also found things that would give them […]

» August 2, 2014

What you perceive is often the greatest illusion of all. Magicians have taught us that every time they make a girl disappear or they pick your card out of a […]

» June 21, 2014

I would really like to get off of clowning about politics. But, you guys give me so much material. Video features the Latest Release from Smokiewhite “A Brewster’s Billion” Available […]

» October 10, 2013

Most annoying site ever! I see a link to an article that looks interesting, so I click it. I’m reading the second sentence and a huge advertisement takes over the […]

» October 4, 2013

The Kindle version of my book A River in the Ocean is being offered free on Amazon today and tomorrow. That’s right! I’m giving it away for two days, October […]

» September 1, 2013

As I wrote A River in the Ocean, I had two things in mind. Write a good story everyone can enjoy and keep the metaphors intact. What most readers don’t […]

» March 24, 2013

“I once looked at a dark, endless road and a lonely feeling crept over me. But now, I know they all lead somewhere.”  Michael Allen     From the Author […]

The Islander

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The short story of a challenging young man coming up on a secret island that protected itself from the end of the world.

The Islander: The Law That Could Not Be Broken
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The Deeper Dark

the deeper darkMichael Allen’s latest novel…

The Deeper Dark is the story of a fighter pilot who spends a few years in a POW camp. When he returns to civilization, he realizes how much has changed as life just seemed to move on without him. His wife remarried and his daughter learned how to grow up without her father around. When he finds out there’s more to the story the day his jet went down, he finds himself in the middle of unimaginable corruption. Trying to keep their secrets hidden, his invisible enemies threaten the one person he has left in this world. But they have no idea how far he’s willing to go to save her life.

Available in print and on Kindle: The Deeper Dark