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By Abyskaria  (booksie.com)

This art demonstrates how fragile our foreign relations are in our global village. Let us hope thinks get better in those failed states. I hope God may reveal a brighter day ahead. :)

Poetry | Updated Dec 16, 2014 | Reads: 6 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: History,Improvised,New,Expectation

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: 20 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 1
Tags: Gaming,Consoles Games History


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: 116 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Umberto,Boccioni,Unique,Forms,Continuity,Space,Art,Review,History


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: 90 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Catholic Catholicism Fig,Leaf Pope Art History


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: 203 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Art Benjamin,West Lamentation Christ History


The Long Grass

By Georgina V Solly  (booksie.com)

A ghost story?

Short Story | Updated Dec 14, 2014 | Reads: 27 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Journey,Dunes,Storm,Destruction,History,Audio,Version



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: 41 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Science-fiction,Vonnegut,Satire,History,America,Aliens


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: 13 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 1
Tags: Social,Fiction,Comic,Science,History


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: 6 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Why,Nations,Fail,Economics,World,History,College,Research,Essay,Guns,Germs,And,Steel,Historiography,Non,Fiction


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: 16 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 0
Tags: Change, Overcoming Wanna,Know, Sad,And,Sob,Story Conflict, Losing,Everything History, Pas,Life, Etc.

To De-humanize Is Wrong ?

By Nos482  (booksie.com)

This one has lingered with me for a while about how people down others and then attack. Right and Wrong of the subject. How does God feel about this? In the end what matters most winning or what's right? This happened to me just recently because of where I live in a trailer park. They look...

Poetry | Updated Nov 11, 2014 | Reads: 0 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 2
Tags: De-humanize,Devil,God,Jesus,Armor,History

Breaking The Cycle Of Abuse

By Nos482  (booksie.com)

Making a change for the better no matter what the past was like.

Poetry | Updated Nov 11, 2014 | Reads: 1 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 1
Tags: God,Devil,Cycle,History

War And Symbols

By Normalwriter  (booksie.com)

War and a symbolic flag.

Short Story | Updated Nov 10, 2014 | Reads: 49 | 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: 8 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Science,Fiction,Time,Travel,Romance,History,Middle,Ages


I Know Only That Which I've Been Told

By Thefarbeyond  (booksie.com)

Yay! new story. This is just a spoof to see what you guys think let me know if you think I should continue or not? I was told. That I was born blind. I was told. I would never be able to see. But I’ll probably never know. One day when walking in the market district with the others she...

Novel | Updated Nov 7, 2014 | Reads: 12 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Romance,History,Fiction,Some,Religion.

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