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Green Card Soldier

By Bruce Zielsdorf  (booksie.com)

Green Card Soldier is the tale of a Bosnian teen’s escape to America – fusing fact with fiction to tell a heroic story. This adventure novel is about Andro Babich, a naive, but inquisitive budding soccer star. His tale is told by Heath Winslow, a cynical, self-deprecating war...

Book | Updated May 13, 2014 | Reads: 9 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Green,Card,Soldier,Historic,Adventure,Immigration,Naturalization,Refugees,Citizenship,Bosnia,Sarajevo,Dayton,Peace,Accord,Balkans,Croatia,Serbia,New,York

raoulwrites

A Fisherman

By Raoulwrites  (booksie.com)

Love and forgiveness

Short Story | Updated May 3, 2014 | Reads: 9 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 1
Tags: Fisherman,Greece,Love,Tragedy,Husband,And,Wife

Scarlet Princess

By Joli Hugh  (booksie.com)

Astarte, this is the name of one of the two daughters of Boecio, king of Theben, and his wife, Peitho, a nymph handmaiden to Aphrodite who died after giving birth to Astarte. Her sister, Ker, took the throne after the sudden assassination of her father, and is married to the drunken Ptolemy....

Short Story | Updated Apr 3, 2014 | Reads: 40 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 2
Tags: Historical,Fiction,Greek,Ancient,Greece,Greecian,Princess,Romance

ambrosewoodward

The Lost Confidence Of A Nation

By Ambrosewoodward  (booksie.com)

An essay on the current economic and social crisis ravaging my home country, Greece. A tribute to the struggles and achievements of a previous generation that might show us the way.

Essay | Updated Mar 19, 2014 | Reads: 28 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 1
Tags: Financial,Crisis,Greece,1950s,History,War

frenzee_da_rebel

Somewhere I Belong (Where Is Home?)

By Frenzee Da Rebel  (booksie.com)

I found this poem I wrote a while back. It is about being from mixed heritage parents, being a British Muslim and about being a second generation immigrant.

Poetry | Updated Mar 5, 2014 | Reads: 14 | Comments: 2 | Likes: 1
Tags: Britain,Traitor,Immigrant,British,Muslim,Mixed,Heritage,Greece,English,Greek,Sudanese,Sudani,Sudan,Kosti,Al,Wusta,Crete,Athens,Kriti,Hellas

Vital Symposium

By Adamaristotle  (booksie.com)

I wrote Vital Symposium in a class I took at UCLA. Writing it was a great experience. Do you know who the stranger is from the story??? Feedback is welcome :)

Short Story | Updated Feb 9, 2014 | Reads: 29 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Short,Story,Socrates,Greece,Ancient,Aristophanes

The Isles Of Wal

By Dionisio  (booksie.com)

A traveler's guide to Wal-Mart! All in good fun; there's nothing more entertaining than watching the denizens of Wal-Mart. I hope you enjoy!

Short Story | Updated Dec 23, 2013 | Reads: 32 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 1
Tags: Humor,Funny,Wal-mart,Greece,Myths

A Greek Tradgey

By Aussiescribe89  (booksie.com)

Inspiration through tradgey

Poetry | Updated Dec 23, 2013 | Reads: 1 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Men,Poetry,Australia,Greece,Loss,Fame,Inspiration,Male,Greek,Tragedy,Life

The Apologue Of A Righteous Man

By Alucinari  (booksie.com)

The great fabulist Menippus tells of the tale of Harpalus, the young man who dared to do good.

Short Story | Updated Nov 24, 2013 | Reads: 49 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 1
Tags: Dark,Humor,Fable,Apologue,Ancient,Greece,Children

andrew_calimach

Obit For A Murdered Love

By Andrew Calimach  (booksie.com)

This is the old story of how the moderns have fixated on the straw in the eye of the ancient Greeks, not noticing the log in their own eye.

Poetry | Updated Nov 17, 2013 | Reads: 158 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Greece,Antiquity,Homosexuality,Gay,Liberation,Boys,Education,Anal

xenagriffin

Prophecy

By Xenagriffin  (booksie.com)

For 25 years, a warrior woman named Xena, best warrior in the land that travels with her best friend, Gabrielle, a battling bard and Amazon Queen were thought to be killed but were actually unconsciously trapped in an Ice cave. Her daughter, Eve, was a baby when this happened and for 25 years...

Novel | Updated Sep 28, 2013 | Reads: 152 | Comments: 7 | Likes: 25
Tags: Xena,Ares,Prophecy,Warrior,Princess,Fanfiction,Action,Adventure,Romance,Gabrielle,God,War,Twilight,Eve,Joxer,Hercules,Iolaus,Evil,Good,Gods

alex_call

Merlin The Archer

By Alex Call  (booksie.com)

Merlin the Archer is a story of the man who well may have built Stonehenge. My inspiration was the discovery of the grave of the "Amesbury Archer" near, Stonehenge. His DNA revealed him to be from the region of the Alps, which set my mind spinning into this epic tale. My broader goal is to bring...

Novel | Updated Jul 29, 2013 | Reads: 6 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Adventure,History,Stonehenge,Greece,War,Mythology,Herakles

Red Streets

By Esp3on  (booksie.com)

Astra is a girl with a stuck emotions. The gods wont spare the wish she's been granted. When you wish for something. You may not get the right results.

Short Story | Updated Jun 24, 2013 | Reads: 33 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Khare,Death,Murder,Greece,Blood,Love,Hate,Mythology,Sad

Hades The Summoner

By Bejark  (booksie.com)

This is a song aimed for metal music, specifically for black/death metal. It is basicly a song about Hades, nothing to do with Greek mythology just to symbolize the underworld, who destroys human life in a way. Any comments are welcome and if you find any ways to improve the lyrics please post...

Poetry | Updated Jun 23, 2013 | Reads: 15 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 1
Tags: Kill,Hades,Religion,Greece,Ancient,Mythology,Death,Hell,Heaven,Underworld,Creatures,Summon,Summoner,Nightmare,Slay,Murder,Blood,Fire,Demons,Spirits

rose_burg

The Run Away

By Rose Burg  (booksie.com)

Callia has always run. She has perfected the art of escaping and can disappear with ease. Her latest escape was performed with a master’s hand, but the guy she escaped from was different, he followed. Followed vigorously. Callia travels around the Mediterranean and Europe to escape a guy...

Novel | Updated Jun 19, 2013 | Reads: 214 | Comments: 15 | Likes: 44
Tags: Action,Greece,Disguise,Mediterranean,Escaping,Europe

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