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Catch Me

By Julila  (booksie.com)

when the world became a ruined wasteland, Humanity fled underground, digging warrens deep beneath the earths surface and simply surviving. Wynona, a native american teenager deep within the catacombs of the underground world looks back on friendship and the last day of her life. - a story I...

Short Story | Updated Oct 4, 2015 | Reads: 36 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 0
Tags: Distopia,Love,Family,Fantasy,Wynona,Marjani,Underground,Earth,Promises,Catch,Me,Hope,Tomorrow,Angst,Sad,Reflections,Native,American,Racism,Darkness

Final Thoughts On The Confederate Flag

By Michaels76  (booksie.com)

My final thoughts concerning the Confederate Flag, the use of symbolism as a powerful tool to convey ideas. A distinction between slavery and racism. Whether we should idolize the Confederate Flag as cultures have idolized objects before, and the dangers of doing so. Our belief system and a...

Essay | Updated Oct 1, 2015 | Reads: 8 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 1
Tags: Confederate,Flag,Symbolism,Racism,Bigotry,American,Pride,A,The,Civil,War,Government,Slave,Slaves,People,Justice,Right,Wrong,Civility,Just

The Confederate Flag

By Michaels76  (booksie.com)

A brief analysis of the Confederate flag, its symbolism and if its appropriate to display today as a symbol of American pride?

Essay | Updated Oct 1, 2015 | Reads: 4 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Confederate,Flag,Symbolism,Racism,Bigotry,American,Pride,A,The,Civil,War,Government,Slave,Slaves,People,Justice,Right,Wrong,Civility,Just

Leash Law

By Thornbush  (booksie.com)

This is what IS going to happen

Short Story | Updated Sep 17, 2015 | Reads: 0 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Dystopia,Technology,Conflict,Ugly,American

Third Excerpt From The Missing Foundation

By Iotha  (booksie.com)

This excerpt from The Missing Foundation uses both canonized and non-canonized sources as well as primary and secondary sources to piece together and reveal truths behind the conspiracy to kill Jesus/Yeshua and how Hollywood has created its own version of how people were crucified.

Book | Updated Sep 12, 2015 | Reads: 0 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Christianity,Jesus,Crucify,Judas,Lynch,African,American

The Outcast Brigade

By Grant Fieldgrove  (booksie.com)

The story of an outsider on his quest to make a friend.

Short Story | Updated Aug 22, 2015 | Reads: 27 | Comments: 2 | Likes: 1
Tags: Autism,Deaf,Asl,American,Sign,Language,Skateboarding,Askate,Skating,Kids,Children,Bullying,Special,Ed,Love,Wheelchair,Down,Syndrome,Needs


A Bad Omen

By Wyatt Collins  (booksie.com)

Early one morning, colonial American pioneer Daniel Webber leaves his wife Abigail for a regular hunting trip. His jaunt takes a tragic turn when his worst fears are realized.

Short Story | Updated Jul 28, 2015 | Reads: 110 | Comments: 2 | Likes: 2
Tags: Colonial,America,Frontier,Frontiersman,Mountain,Man,Hunting,Kentucky,Rifle,Daniel,Webber,Cabin,Log,Tragedy,Indians,Indian,Native,Americans,American,War

What If We Knew The Time?

By Jeff Schrembs  (booksie.com)

Jeff Schrembs writes an original poem July 27, 2015 @ 6:15am EST about "what if we knew the time (that would be our last hour)"?

Poetry | Updated Jul 27, 2015 | Reads: 0 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 1
Tags: Jeff,Schrembs,Jeffrey,Steinback,American,Author,Poet,Poetry,Mark,Twain,Google,Apple,Beyonce,Justin,Bieber,Kardashian,Love,Loss,Girlfriend

Another Man's Birthday

By Jane Aurore  (booksie.com)

A older man of 104 years revealing who he truly is too his family for the first time at his birthday dinner. It is a crime/southern gothic theme short story. This story has racial slurs due to the history of racism used towards African Americans in the early 20th century.

Short Story | Updated Jun 9, 2015 | Reads: 61 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Southern,Gothic,Crime,Racism,Adventure,Mystery,African,American


Paul Bunyan And The Nuclear Waste Dilemma

By George Greene  (booksie.com)

The story of how Paul Bunyan solved the problem of Nuclear Waste and fixed Global Warming at the same time.

Short Story | Updated Jun 3, 2015 | Reads: 5 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Paul,Bunyan,Nuclear,Waste,Global,Warming,Babe,The,Blue,Ox,American,Folklore,U.s,Army

The Chinese Dream. Dream Or Nightmare?

By William Liu  (booksie.com)

The Chinese Dream coined by Xi JinPing in 2013 is a very heavily discussed topic within the realm of politics. However, as we look into the meanings of this dream, we can see that it may turn out as a nightmare.

Article | Updated Jun 2, 2015 | Reads: 6 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Xi,Jinping,Politics,American,Dream,Chinese,America,China,Roaring,20's,History,1900,2013

Chinese Heros Reborn

By Iwrite2  (booksie.com)

Mack was always strong and fast. He found out that his great grandfather was the Monkey King when he was thirteen years old. Mack was hiking with his friends Fran and Sierra when a bear appeared. It was hungry and raised up on its hind legs to attack. That was when Mack reached for a weapon and...

Short Story | Updated May 20, 2015 | Reads: 20 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Action,Adventure,Magic,Fantasy,Legend,Asian,American



By Wily Geist  (booksie.com)

An exploration of the root of Internet hucksters and the art of the American method of selling you junk. History teaches what our mistakes are. Historians then we rewrite it,spruce it up and change the meaning to make us look better than we really are. However, if we closer we see how that we...

Essay | Updated May 19, 2015 | Reads: 3 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Advertising,Selling,The,American,Way,Huckster,Colonials,Ben,Franklin

Disabilities And The American Dream

By Lflake  (booksie.com)

This was an assigned paper connecting a group of people I thought struggled to achieve the American Dream and a solution I thought that could help them.

Essay | Updated May 14, 2015 | Reads: 3 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Disabilities,American,Dream,Solution


By Michaels76  (booksie.com)

This is a short story or essay I wrote about the ever present racism that is still spread like cancer throughout the United States. I have started a movement to end one tendril of this cancer by referring to African Americans as Blacks, simply because they are just as American as I am, a...

Short Story | Updated May 5, 2015 | Reads: 3 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 1
Tags: African,American,Black,Caucasian,Change,Racism,Constitution,Citizenship,Citizen,Africa,Race,Origin,Earth,Childhood,Man,Mankind,Slavery,Declaration,Of

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