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CONTEMPORARY BLACK YOUTH MUST LEARN TO LIVE OUR PAN-AFRICAN HISTORY!

By Guy Abeiku  (booksie.com)

Many years later, a king arose in Egypt to whom Joseph meant nothing (Exodus 1:8). By inference, the pan-african contribution of black states to the fight against apartheid in South Africa means nothing to the perpetrators of the recent xenophobic attacks! That is an absolutely low...

Article | Updated Apr 23, 2015 | Reads: 1 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Contemporary,Black,Youth,Learn,Live,Pan-african,History

alanamcdermott

Winterspell

By Alanamcdermott  (booksie.com)

Inspired by Juliet's wall of letters in Verona, Italy.

Miscellaneous | Updated Apr 9, 2015 | Reads: 9 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Fiction,Literature,Contemporary,Poetry,Prose

rose_marken

Monophobia (first Draft, Not Complete)

By Rose Marken  (booksie.com)

In a small world filled with everything from potheads to severe heroin addicts and town drunks, Aiden Smith is not quite sure where he fits in. Burdened by the death of his entire family at eighteen and his painfully inconvenient "gift" of being able to read people's minds, he's struggling to...

Novel | Updated Apr 8, 2015 | Reads: 7 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 0
Tags: Love,Contemporary,Telepathy,Road,Trip,Drugs

chris_green

Retriever

By Chris Green  (booksie.com)

Einstein posits that the distinction between past, present and future is no more than a stubbornly persistent illusion. The protagonist starts to discover what he was talking about.

Short Story | Updated Feb 14, 2015 | Reads: 25 | Comments: 3 | Likes: 5
Tags: Mystery,Travel,Historical,Fiction,Time,Contemporary,Postmodern

EARTH, And What Became Of It

By Seeachedoubleyou  (booksie.com)

A short story questioning the idea of remorse, existing, and other melodramatics.

Short Story | Updated Feb 2, 2015 | Reads: 11 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Short,Story,Fiction,Philosophy,Contemporary,War,Religion

aleya_michelle

Breaking My Heart

By Aleya Michelle  (booksie.com)

Breaking my Heart - Synopsis Roxy is a fighter, she is strong and independent. She knows exactly what she wants and is not afraid to go after it, especially when it comes to men. Roxy thinks she has men figured out, that is until she meets Kade. He storms into her life like a knight on a white...

Book | Updated Jan 14, 2015 | Reads: 51 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Fiction,Romance,Contemporary,Passion,Sexy,Surfer,Love,Heartbreak,Unique

sintalion

Bear Skin

By Sintalion  (booksie.com)

College sophomore Allie Stevens may not have the perfect life after an arrest and twice-torn ACL, but when her boyfriend of two years books a reservation at the hottest restaurant in Boston she knows her long-awaited happy ending is coming. She's just not sure if she's ready for marriage...

Novel | Updated Jan 12, 2015 | Reads: 12 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Modern,Fairytale,Romance,College,Newadult,Contemporary,Love,Breakup,Lettinggo

crescobooks

Suspended Animation

By Crescobooks  (booksie.com)

Suspended animation is a collection of 22 short stories with the unifying theme of waiting. Spread across the length and breadth of the world from places like Scotland to Bangalore, to the Philippines, these 22 short stories capture human emotions of anticipation, fear of the unknown, the tingle...

Book | Updated Jan 10, 2015 | Reads: 22 | Comments: 9 | Likes: 6
Tags: Fiction,Short,Stories,Contemporary

He Might

By Writermariadaniels  (booksie.com)

Short poems reflecting the society of today. Sex, longing for love, alcoholism, drugs, anxiety, depression, loneliness, fear, death.

Poetry | Updated Dec 2, 2014 | Reads: 22 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Relationships,Women,Men,Alcohol,Alcoholism,Loneliness,Love,Longing,Sorrow,Craziness,Vision,Illusion,Twilight,Moonlight,Fight,Cry,Drinking,Night,Bonnie,Clyde

carla_d_e_godfrey

Miscellany

By Carla D E Godfrey  (booksie.com)

They have the riches but do they have the power? Follow the trials and tribulations of the Robertson family; as each one tries to sort out their own personal dilemmas, they soon discover that their privileged lives may not have the ''Midas touch'' they once thought. Tristan's battling with...

Book | Updated Nov 21, 2014 | Reads: 2 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Contemporary,Fiction,Women's,Romance,Angst,Affair

chris_green

Stalking Glen

By Chris Green  (booksie.com)

The protagonist unexpectedly bumps into an old flame. Does she still have feelings for him? Does she want him back? How far will she go? Does he have a rabbit? Read on.

Short Story | Updated Nov 21, 2014 | Reads: 82 | Comments: 4 | Likes: 5
Tags: Contemporary,Literary,Fiction,Humour,Mystery,Thriller

nih1

Decay

By Nih1  (booksie.com)

Ancient horrors besiege the town of Telegraph Cove, and beyond that, even greater terrors await the unknowing world, as primordial grudges resurface.

Short Story | Updated Nov 4, 2014 | Reads: 36 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 1
Tags: Horror,Science,Fiction,Vampires,Contemporary,Monsters,Forests,Murder,War,Death,Darkness,Evil

don_seaman_jr

Throes

By Don Seaman Jr  (booksie.com)

Algernon didn't consider himself a rapist or murderer, but as he begins to correct a series of events that keep him from his next "date," he begins to realize the evil that he is. He embraces, then relishes this new quest as he picks up along the way a partner who may be as much a threat as she...

Book | Updated Nov 4, 2014 | Reads: 19 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Thriller,Serial,Killer,Fiction,Contemporary,Psychological

chris_green

Out Of Time

By Chris Green  (booksie.com)

The moment Kimberley steps into the refreshment room, she knows something is wrong. Railway station cafés should be a hub of activity in the mornings. This one is almost empty. There are five people and each is seated at a separate table, staring blankly into space. They all register an...

Short Story | Updated Oct 28, 2014 | Reads: 128 | Comments: 3 | Likes: 8
Tags: Mystery,Scifi,Contemporary,Literary,Fiction

chris_green

Benito And Tiffany

By Chris Green  (booksie.com)

Tiffany Golden possesses a rare talent. She knows that things are going to happen before they do. Benito is often not aware that something has happened even after it has. The story documents their relationship.

Short Story | Updated Oct 19, 2014 | Reads: 100 | Comments: 3 | Likes: 5
Tags: Contemporary,Mystery,Romance,Relationships,Humour,Literary,Fiction

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