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Mistaken Identity

By Jl Reaper  (booksie.com)

A racist police officer learns a valuable lesson.

Short Story | Updated May 24, 2015 | Reads: 120 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Racist,Supernatural,Black,White,Police,Crime,Mystery,Suspense,Thriller,Death,Short,Murder

How To Be An Avenger

By Harkenc2  (booksie.com)

I wrote this before the new 'Avengers: Age of Ultron' movie came out because I was SO excited for it (Even though DC is better than Marvel in EVERY way)! It's really short cause I couldn't think of more to add at the time, but the 'definitive edition' of this poem will most definitely have more...

Poetry | Updated May 21, 2015 | Reads: 8 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Superheroes,Marvel,Avengers,Captain,America,Black,Widow,Hulk,Hawk,Eye,Thor,Iron,Man,Shield

Pretense (Second Draft)

By Jeremy Walker  (booksie.com)

Finally took the time to write more lyrics to this song lol which I think is my best one even though I don't work on it much. I just have so many ideas I haven't even posted on here yet. Now you know how all great bands never run out of songs lol ;) Anyways. Let me know what you think and if...

Miscellaneous | Updated May 19, 2015 | Reads: 27 | Comments: 4 | Likes: 4
Tags: Song,Lyrics,Rock,Skull,Biting,Life,Game,Black,Demons,Mistake,Scars,Scar


The Man With The Sunflower Tattoos

By Ted Gerard  (booksie.com)

What desparation brings...

Short Story | Updated May 13, 2015 | Reads: 237 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 1
Tags: Love,Romance,Death,Life,Pain,Fantasy,Sad,Hate,Hurt,Fiction,Horror,Hope,Family,Friendship,Friends,Dark,Depression,Heart,War

Fall Leaves

By Anders Killington  (booksie.com)

Night was dawning but Ders was hoping for dawn. Fall had lost its vibrant orange, electric yellow, and ruby red colored leaves of Acadia National Park on family picnics. Adulthood changed Ders perspective of fall to resemble the barren trees and dead-end road of Myles’s empty...

Short Story | Updated May 8, 2015 | Reads: 73 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 0
Tags: Love,Life,Death,Sorrow,Fall,Dying,Leaves,Suicide,Grief,Car,Crash,Weed,Walking,Fort,Black

Banning Of Assault Look Alike Weapons And High Capacity Magazines

By Michaels76  (booksie.com)

A brief discussion about the facts concerning banning High Capacity Magazines and Assault look alike weapons and the results of doing so.

Article | Updated May 5, 2015 | Reads: 4 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 1
Tags: Constitution,Rights,Second,Amendment,Gun,Guns,Ammo,Ammunition,Magazines,Clips,Killing,Shooting,Mothers,Fathers,Children,Schools,School,Alcohol,Marijuana,Cocaine


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

When I Look Into The Mirror Of Man I Say Gollum, Gollum And Vomit

By Michaels76  (booksie.com)

This is a in your face, no hold back rant about today's world and the people in it. How we treat each other, the planet and our purpose, if any. This is what we have created for ourselves and now we must lay in our filth. Maybe someday, this will change and man will succeed in living into the...

Short Story | Updated May 5, 2015 | Reads: 8 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 2
Tags: Death,Living,Dying,Earth,Wretched,Existence,Rotting,Flesh,Nuclear,Bombs,Nukes,Man,Mankind,Bible,Liar,Seed,Back,Stabber,Food

Billions And Billions

By Michaels76  (booksie.com)

This is a poem I wrote for the late Carl Sagan, a scientist, astronomer and so much more that I have much respect for. He was responsible for many space endeavors to include the pioneer plaque, voyager space probe and SETI to name just a few. I have read many of his books and find that he was a...

Poetry | Updated May 5, 2015 | Reads: 3 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Carl,Sagan,Seti,Voyager,Pioneer,Space,Probe,Vision,Nuclear,Weapons,Winter,Stars,Nebula,Black,Holes,Star,Ships,Imagination,Dreams,Possibilities

Racism A Personal Perspective

By Michaels76  (booksie.com)

An essay about my personal experiences with racism. The use of African American as a designator of race and not point of origin. The fact that we are essentially all Africans, having all originated from Africa. How we should abandon African American as a designation of race for Black people,...

Essay | Updated May 5, 2015 | Reads: 17 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: President,Obama,Racism,Black,Earth,Race,Origin,Childhood,Man,Mankind,Slavery,Constitution,Declaration,Of,Independence,Abraham,Lincoln,Youth,Grandfather

Close Encounters

By Michaels76  (booksie.com)

This is my recollection of events that took place in my home regarding an encounter with an unknown event or being. I have had numerous encounters over the past year, but nothing like I have had recently.

Short Story | Updated May 5, 2015 | Reads: 47 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 1
Tags: Close,Encounters,Shadow,People,Orbs,Entity,Beings,Dimension,Dimensions,Consciousness,World,Spirit,Death,Night,Gray,Green,Light,Ball,Figure,Silhouette

Not The Hero (Second Draft)

By Jeremy Walker  (booksie.com)

Finally had a rush and was able to add in more lyrics, basically completing this song. ;) The tune is a little different and a bit harder than the original song but I might add in an ending where I sing

Miscellaneous | Updated May 4, 2015 | Reads: 10 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Song,Lyrics,Rock,Hero,Sky,Darkness,Black,Goodbye,Believe,Useless,Lies,Deceiving,Deception,Unaware,Zero

What We Ought To Say

By John Herbert Farnham  (booksie.com)

Language is mankind's greatest asset, but it can also send us to the brink of our love's worst fear.

Poetry | Updated May 2, 2015 | Reads: 8 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 0
Tags: Life,Poetry,Black,Holes,Philosophy,Love,Fear,Amadeus



By Cassey Dracotone  (booksie.com)

Just who is the crow in your life?

Poetry | Updated Apr 27, 2015 | Reads: 7 | Comments: 2 | Likes: 2
Tags: Crow,Black,Help,Sweet,Dark,Kurou,Kuru,Kuro,Crows,Blackness,Darkness,Sad,Spite,Fairy,Tale,Fairytale,Fairytail,Faerie,Faerietale,Whatever

The Black Dog

By Blackbird175  (booksie.com)

I was given a task in my university writing course to write a passage about an animal and a colour. This isn't a personal vent or anything, but this is what I wrote.

Miscellaneous | Updated Apr 27, 2015 | Reads: 9 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 1
Tags: Depression,Black,Dog,Writing,Misc

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