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Steam And Gasoline

By Silver 84  (booksie.com)

Went to a steam show today with my Briggs and Stratton WM from the 1930's. I really enjoyed it, but it was bittersweet, because I know in our stupid society, all these beautiful things will be destroyed, blamed for global warming, which, as proven by many scientists, isn't actually happening, it...

Poetry | Updated Jul 27, 2013 | Reads: 47 | Comments: 2 | Likes: 4
Tags: Old,Steam,Engine,Tractor,John,Deere,International,Harvester,Frick,Oliver,Case,Briggs,And,Stratton,Gasoline,America

Search For The Queen

By Tucker Haase  (booksie.com)

An unfinished story of pirates in search of the Queen Anne's Revenge, the famous ship sailed by the infamous Black Beard. Not sure when I'll get around to finishing it, but enjoy none-the-less.

Short Story | Updated Jul 18, 2013 | Reads: 53 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 3
Tags: Pirates,Black,Beard,Edward,Teach,Queen,Anne's,Revenge,Rum,East,Side,America,Legends,Captain,Seafaring

A White Rose- Part 1.

By Isabelle Ambre  (booksie.com)

Having grown up in a muslim country (UAE), I find the racism toward muslims in America to be particularly harmful. This is the first part of three of my short story.

Short Story | Updated Jul 15, 2013 | Reads: 29 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 1
Tags: Islam,Muslim,Palestine,America,New,York,Racism

carol_frazee

Elizabeth's Journey

By Carol Frazee  (booksie.com)

Fifteen year-old, Elizabeth and her brother, Jacob, set out for the city to find work to help financially support their family after the crop failures of 1846 & 1847. As the shy, dutiful daughter, Elizabeth sees this as an ideal opportunity to become self-sufficient and to escape, with a bit of...

Book | Updated Jul 10, 2013 | Reads: 11 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Elizabeth,Journey,Historical,Love,America,Family

browneyedsoul511

It's Independence Day

By Browneyedsoul511  (booksie.com)

A lot of people have the wrong idea about Puerto Rico. Many (well, the ones who know a little about the story) think we want to be part of the Union just because of the money. Many say we can't be a state because we're Latino, we speak Spanish, in other words... "inferior". Well, Puerto Rico...

Poetry | Updated Jul 10, 2013 | Reads: 12 | Comments: 2 | Likes: 3
Tags: Freedom,Independence,Day,Oppression,Bullying,Heartbreak,Struggle,End,Puerto,Rico,America,Justice,Equality

calsjoy

Pledging Our Life To...?

By Calsjoy  (booksie.com)

Life is found in Jesus, not worldly things

Miscellaneous | Updated Jul 2, 2013 | Reads: 14 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: America,Pledge,Flag,Allegiance,God,Faith,Love,Liberty,Freedom,Usa,World

tyler_maciel

High School Troubles

By Tyler Maciel  (booksie.com)

A story about the 50's friendship and school life.

Short Story | Updated Jul 2, 2013 | Reads: 92 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 1
Tags: 1950s,Teens,Short,Story,Smoking,Russia,America,School,Vodka

Skull And Crossbones

By Dvanderfin  (booksie.com)

Nadif, a Somali Pirate, finds himself under interrogation by an American Colonel, Webb. The interrogation process reveals each character's broken past and uncovers the complexities of the situation in Somalia for Somalians and Americans alike.

Short Story | Updated Jun 26, 2013 | Reads: 84 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Somalia,Pirates,Somali,Interrogation,America,Water,Boarding,Torture

Long Way From Home (Sonnet)

By Scholesy3  (booksie.com)

Poem about my move to the big US of A.

Poetry | Updated Jun 19, 2013 | Reads: 14 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 1
Tags: Sport,Soccer,Football,Usa,America,Home,Leaving,Moving,Immigrating,Homesick,God,Faith,Prayer

jcd5

Free Falling

By Jcd5  (booksie.com)

25,000 feet in the air, First Lieutenant Jonathan

Short Story | Updated Jun 17, 2013 | Reads: 218 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 2
Tags: Action,America,Falling,Sky,Marine,Russia

United States Of Zombies

By Tahlia Lee  (booksie.com)

A world full of the walking dead changes any person. Cali Maron used to be a quiet, unnoticed teenage girl. When her world was thrown into chaos, Cali had to adapt to her new surroundings; which meant traveling from her home town in Bronx, to New York on foot within a matter of months. When...

Novel | Updated Jun 16, 2013 | Reads: 16 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Zombies,Zombie,Novel,Survival,Hospital,Horror,Gore,Hot,Girl,Boy,Dead,Living,Idk,What,To,Tag,It,Apocalypse,Virus

"When People Work So Hard"

By Dlcannon  (booksie.com)

taken from my book, "My Head Is Swarming With Flies"

Poetry | Updated Jun 6, 2013 | Reads: 5 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Dorment,Honesty,&,Moeny,Problems,Animals,Demons,Hell,Mindlessness,The,Weather,Middle,America,Politics

The New Worlds Fate

By Drixous Burnheart  (booksie.com)

An Englishman leaves Europe for the Americas, only wanting to live peacefully with hise wife and children. But the new world has other plans in the form of Indians angry about the theft of their land. The story picks up on the second raid a small band of Indians make on his farm.

Short Story | Updated Jun 4, 2013 | Reads: 16 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 1
Tags: Indians,English,History,War,Death,Loss,Cunning,Farm,Peace,New,World,America,Opression

dexter_x

Seeing Eyes That Cannot See

By Dexter X  (booksie.com)

Society has been conditioned to consume at a rapid rate. Information that is blatantly harmful is acceptable if it is quick and convenient. We cannot continue to be blinded by pride and greed.

Poetry | Updated May 23, 2013 | Reads: 10 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Eyes,Blind,Illuminati,Pyramid,Lies,America

caroline_michaud

Our History Of The Devilfish

By Caroline Michaud  (booksie.com)

america is like this squid

Poetry | Updated May 22, 2013 | Reads: 3 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: America,Political,Human,Nature


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