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The Walls

By Fairview  (booksie.com)

I've had the idea for this story in my head for years, and last night I finally got the inspiration to start writing it. Let me know how you like it!

Book | Updated Dec 20, 2014 | Reads: 3 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: History,Fiction,Fictional,City,Trapped,Small,Town,Mystery,Mysterious,Questions

stevensonk

The New World 2040

By Stevensonk  (booksie.com)

This is not a fully written book, I wanted to give a preview of what I currently have to see what people think and their input on how well written it is. It follows several characters but I am only showing one, each character plays a different role with how the story unfolds. Their may be...

Book | Updated Dec 19, 2014 | Reads: 5 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 1
Tags: Science,Fiction,Post,Apocalyptic,War,History,Aliens

kat_michels

Heroines Of History

By Kat Michels  (booksie.com)

Heroines of History: These are American women, and their actions were not motivated by fortune or fame. There was no glory, and in many cases very little recognition for their activities. They simply did what needed to be done, and they did so in an extraordinary way. They roared without...

Novel | Updated Dec 18, 2014 | Reads: 3 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: History,Inspirational,Women,Biography,Heroine,American,Role,Models

The History Of Gaming Consoles

By Joshuado  (booksie.com)

Its about The different gaming consoles and the companies that created them. It also shows how the companies have developed over the years. Ps: may not include all consoles

Essay | Updated Dec 15, 2014 | Reads: 7 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 1
Tags: Gaming,Consoles Games History

john_moore

Umberto Boccioni's Unique Forms Of Continuity In Space

By John Moore  (booksie.com)

During the artists life he never got to really see what is now considered to be his masterpiece come to fruition. The now iconic symbol on the back of Italy’s 20-cent Euro coin first started out as a wax sculpture in 1913 (3 years before his death). Umberto Boccioni finished his piece as...

Essay | Updated Dec 15, 2014 | Reads: 1 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Umberto,Boccioni,Unique,Forms,Continuity,Space,Art,Review,History

john_moore

The Fig-Leaf Campaign

By John Moore  (booksie.com)

In the course of human history there have been countless acts of vandalism against priceless works of art. Whether through insanity, religious sanctity, or just plain and simply the personal dislike of a particular piece of art, paintings and sculptures alike have had to bear the brunt of...

Essay | Updated Dec 15, 2014 | Reads: 1 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Catholic Catholicism Fig,Leaf Pope Art History

john_moore

Benjamin West's The Death Of General Wolfe: Interpreting The Lamentation

By John Moore  (booksie.com)

Benjamin West (1738-1820) The Death Of General Wolfe, 1770 West creates a focal point out of General Wolfe as the subject of the painting by making him almost appear Christ-like in his pose and appearance, more commonly know as the lamentation of Christ. Why did he made such an obvious reference...

Essay | Updated Dec 15, 2014 | Reads: 3 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Art Benjamin,West Lamentation Christ History

georgina_v_solly

The Long Grass

By Georgina V Solly  (booksie.com)

A ghost story?

Short Story | Updated Dec 14, 2014 | Reads: 24 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Journey,Dunes,Storm,Destruction,History,Audio,Version

lisa_sharpe

What Freedom Means To Me

By Lisa Sharpe  (booksie.com)

This poem has won twice in the Book of Anthologies for 2013 and 2014 on their top 100 poems of the year list. I performed this on stage @ the georgia World conference center where i met Professor Griff. It is your Black History Month piece. Enjoy!

Poetry | Updated Dec 4, 2014 | Reads: 6 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 0
Tags: Freedom,Slave,Emmittill,Saints,Man,Stand,Marcus,Garvey,Liberty,Ancestors,Black,History,Trayvonmartin,Michaelbrown,Protest

wily_geist

THE BONOBO BIG BANG AND THE WORLD OF ALIENS:

By Wily Geist  (booksie.com)

This is a homage to Kurt Vonnegut, as it uses both fact and fiction along with history to transport you across time and the possibilities of humans origin. WARNING BAD LANGUAGE AND SOME BARE ASS CELEBRITIES ARE MENTIONED AND SHOWN. AND SO IT GOES...

Short Story | Updated Dec 2, 2014 | Reads: 17 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Science-fiction,Vonnegut,Satire,History,America,Aliens

raj_vardhan

Human Behavior

By Raj Vardhan  (booksie.com)

The capacity of mental, physical, emotional, and social activities experienced during the five stages of a human being's life - prenatal, infancy, childhood, adolescence, and adulthood. Includes the behaviors as dictated by culture, society, values, morals, ethics, and genetics. Human Behavior...

Article | Updated Nov 30, 2014 | Reads: 10 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 1
Tags: Social,Fiction,Comic,Science,History

garrett_monroe

Does The Needle Point West?

By Garrett Monroe  (booksie.com)

Historical economic research regarding the origin of prosperity in modern world economics, and how big history affects today's political economic state. This was an old college capstone project of mine that I found and enjoy. My professor said it was an incredibly intriguing research essay, but...

Essay | Updated Nov 23, 2014 | Reads: 5 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Why,Nations,Fail,Economics,World,History,College,Research,Essay,Guns,Germs,And,Steel,Historiography,Non,Fiction

Overcoming

By Martin Rammo  (booksie.com)

About a guy who had everything than lost it and went to jail and etc.

Article | Updated Nov 21, 2014 | Reads: 13 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 0
Tags: Change, Overcoming Wanna,Know, Sad,And,Sob,Story Conflict, Losing,Everything History, Pas,Life, Etc.

War And Symbols

By Normalwriter  (booksie.com)

War and a symbolic flag.

Short Story | Updated Nov 10, 2014 | Reads: 64 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: History,War,Short,Story,Emotion,Symbols,Fighting

The Day America Vanished

By Danceandwrite123  (booksie.com)

For Lenore Mazy, it's just a long flight. For Juan de Medina, it's just a normal day on Christopher Columbus's ship. For Aki, it's a simple excursion to the past. For Sandy Jones, it's just a normal tuesday. For Mr.kaito, it's just another student learning the ropes. However, these young men and...

Novel | Updated Nov 9, 2014 | Reads: 6 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Science,Fiction,Time,Travel,Romance,History,Middle,Ages

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