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Happy Thanksgiving

By Michaels76  (booksie.com)

A Thanksgiving wish to my readers and to the everyone on this joyous day of thanks.

Miscellaneous | Updated Nov 10, 2014 | Reads: 6 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Thanksgiving,Michael,Dale,Sipes,Jr.,Joyous,Armed,Forces,Pie,Occasion,Celebration,Thanks,Pilgrams,Crops,Year,Feast,Nourish,Soul,Body,Come

The United States Government And Future Of Mankind

By Michaels76  (booksie.com)

A journey through politics in the 21st century, our National debt, future of mankind and more.

Essay | Updated Nov 10, 2014 | Reads: 2 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Mankind,Economy,Future,Oil,Nuclear,Weapons,Trillion,Trillions,Billions,Federal,Reserve,Bills,Patriot,Act,The,National,Defense,Authorization,Abraham,Lincoln

HELP END A PART OF THE RACIAL CANCER STILL INFLICTING OUR GREAT NATION

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 Nov 10, 2014 | Reads: 2 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 1
Tags: African,American,Black,Caucasian,Change,Racism,Constitution,Citizenship,Citizen,Africa,Race,Origin,Earth,Childhood,Man,Mankind,Slavery,Declaration,Of

Who Is The Creator, Can We Know The Creator? Abridged For Content

By Michaels76  (booksie.com)

Join me on a journey into the known and unknown, fact or fantasy. Can we know God? Who is God, who is the creator?

Essay | Updated Nov 10, 2014 | Reads: 2 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: God,Creator,Universe,Bible,Spirituality,Carl,Sagan,Scripture,Brain,Evil,Consciousness,Magnetic,Field,Earth,Sixth,Sense Space,Fabric,Planet

Mankind A Self-Destructive Species

By Michaels76  (booksie.com)

I briefly discuss how we are destroying our planet and ultimately ourselves by various means.

Short Story | Updated Nov 10, 2014 | Reads: 36 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Human,Race,Co2,Carbon,Dioxide,Trees,Ice,Venus,Mars,Earth,A,The,Mankind,Destruction,Destructive,Horror,Death,Decay,Use,Fossil

Should We Amend The Bible?

By Michaels76  (booksie.com)

A personal voyage that I took when examining the Old Testament and the New Testament and whether they related to modern times. Should it be amended as the Constitution is amended, should we reinterpret some verses to conform to modern day thinking and more.

Essay | Updated Nov 10, 2014 | Reads: 12 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 3
Tags: Bible,God,New,Testament,Old,Science,Religion,Physics,Constitution,Modern,Medicine,Gay,Lesbian,Same,Sex,Marriage,Church,Angels,Jim,Jones

Death

By Michaels76  (booksie.com)

I used to fear death. I wanted to share a short story about the many unique experiences I had on my grandfather's farm when I was only 6 years old. The many things my grandfather taught me about life and ultimately about death.

Short Story | Updated Nov 10, 2014 | Reads: 74 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: :,Death,Life,Consciousness,Atoms,Grandmother,Grandfather,Great-grandfather,Parents,Love,Soul,Memory,Memories,Farm,Egg,Spirit,Supreme,Force,Being,God

The Old Testament And Education In The 21st Century

By Michaels76  (booksie.com)

An essay on how the Old Testament of the Bible should not be forgotten and how it and the New Testament are really one book that should not be thought of separately.

Essay | Updated Nov 10, 2014 | Reads: 7 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Bible,Old,Testament,New,School,Learning,Education,Jesus,God

Who Is God?

By Michaels76  (booksie.com)

My understanding of God and our Cosmos in which we live.

Short Story | Updated Nov 10, 2014 | Reads: 25 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 0
Tags: God,A,The,But,He,She,It,I,Cosmos,Religion,Spiritual,Being,Creation,Dimension,Brane,Soap,Bubble,Astronomy,Galaxy,Earth

Who Or What Is God?

By Michaels76  (booksie.com)

A candid discussion about God, the bible and whether it's possible for us to really know the creator, to know God.

Article | Updated Nov 10, 2014 | Reads: 4 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: A,God,Bible,New,Testament,Old,Religion,Spirituality,Laws,Of,Physics,Gravity,Particle,Atom,Man,Women,Death,Life,Birth

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 Nov 10, 2014 | Reads: 12 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: President,Obama,Racism,Black,Earth,Race,Origin,Childhood,Man,Mankind,Slavery,Constitution,Declaration,Of,Independence,Abraham,Lincoln,Youth,Grandfather

Nightmares Of A Tormented Soul

By Michaels76  (booksie.com)

My personal story of my childhood abuse, neglect and molestation by my Uncle and how that shaped me into the person I am today. How the molestation forever changed a five or six year old into a homosexual later in life. The negativity that arose as a result and all the pain that accompanied...

Short Story | Updated Nov 10, 2014 | Reads: 182 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 2
Tags: Childhood,Tormented,Abuse,Neglect,Molestation,Homosexual,Gay,Depression,Anxiety,Panic,Attacks,Grandmother,Uncle,Addiction,Opiate,Torment,Father,Step,Grandfather,Mother

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Me, Myself And I

By Michaels76  (booksie.com)

This is a short summary of who I am and what I believe in so that those who read my short stories, essays or articles will know more about the man behind the words.

Short Story | Updated Nov 10, 2014 | Reads: 67 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 2
Tags: Michael,Dale,Sipes,Jr.,Open,Minded,Freedom,United,States,Army,Service,Country,Duty,Oath,Faith,Learn,Death,Life,Ideas

Coward?

By Foreverisalongtime  (booksie.com)

Choices define you.

Poetry | Updated Nov 10, 2014 | Reads: 16 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Death,Heaven,Suicide,Choices,God

Inside And Outside

By Kimberly Adams  (booksie.com)

Libby's life is falling apart. All of her friends think it is fun to give her makeovers. Plus, they tease her for the amount of time that she spends on homework. Finally, she is never invited to hang out with them. It is enough to make Libby deal with her problems in her own way. Unfortunately,...

Short Story | Updated Nov 10, 2014 | Reads: 11 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Depression,Fiction,Mental,Illness,Cutting,Self,Injury,High,School,Friends,Makeover,Religion,Jesus,God,Saved,Heaven,Christian,Inside,Outside


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