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The Scarf

By Dakota Blue  (booksie.com)

Emme's home is in France. She doesn't want to go to immigrate to America. Here is a short story about her last day at home.

Short Story | Updated Jan 7, 2013 | Reads: 27 | Comments: 2 | Likes: 1
Tags: France,Scarf,America,Historical,Fiction,Immigration

purpleapricot

Bouquet Of Dandelions, A Jar Of Fish, Carpet

By Purpleapricot  (booksie.com)

A family's adaptation to a new country through the daughter Esma's eyes.

Short Story | Updated Nov 28, 2012 | Reads: 10 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 0
Tags: Fiction,Adaptation,Culture,Shock,Immigration,Loss,Death,Loneliness,Family,Anatolia,Carpet,Dandelion

anneraevasquez

Almost A Turkish Soap Opera

By Anneraevasquez  (booksie.com)

This is an excerpt from the novel Almost a Turkish Soap Opera, a companion book for the feature film and web series. If you are a fan of the web series or film, you will find the book just as entertaining. There are many questions answered in the book and more detail about each character.

Book | Updated Oct 4, 2012 | Reads: 9 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Literary,Fiction,Cultural,Heritage,Immigration,Turkish,Almost,A,Soap,Opera,Anne-rae,Vasquez,Excerpt,Free,Book

The Awakening.

By Msfantasyd  (booksie.com)

Eve awoke to a room full of sunlight. A fresh morning breeze lifted the muslin curtain then dropped it playfully as it rippled through the material. She had slept well and yet she felt as if she could lie there all day. The past few days had been emotionally draining and trying to replace the...

Essay | Updated Sep 14, 2012 | Reads: 55 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Eve,Awoke,To,A,Room,Full,Of,Sunlight.,A,Fresh,Morning,Breeze,Lifted,The,Muslin,Curtain,Then,Dropped,It

The Man And The River. Immigration

By Nouvelvie  (booksie.com)

The experiences and sensations of coming to a new land. What I felt the first time I arrived to America and the first time visiting my former home

Short Story | Updated May 10, 2012 | Reads: 10 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Immigration,Airport,Plane,Colombia,United,States,Change

The Trunk Rider

By Jamesmasternak  (booksie.com)

Fifteen-year-old Kanya Duvelle has lived all her life on her parents' elephant farm in rural Thailand. Raised among the animals from birth, she takes for granted an understand that takes years to master. But when Kanya is suddenly made to leave the farm, she comes to know a very different kind...

Novel | Updated Apr 25, 2012 | Reads: 6 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 0
Tags: Trunk,Rider,Kanya,Thailand,Elephant,Elephants,Canada,Immigration,Teen,Young,Adult,Without,Vampires,No,Here

Bristol To Baghdad, Iraq

By Humanfaith  (booksie.com)

Iraqi security officers were very helpful, professional and respectful to all mourners. On Monday, at least 28 people were killed and 78 wounded in a wave of bomb attacks in central Iraq against mourners. I Ajmal Mehdi condemns in the strongest terms by volunteering my time in Karbala for help...

Article | Updated Jan 1, 2012 | Reads: 14 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 1
Tags: Human,Fealty,Faith,Humanfealty,Ajmal,Mehdi,Life,Knowledge,Bristol,Ct,Avon,Lucky,Adam,Syed,Multan,Pakistan,Academia,Advertising,Afghanistan

Form Italy To U.S.

By Theresnoplanetb  (booksie.com)

"Murderous tactics are rarely used." this is for a school project, and i want it to be really good. I would reaaly love it if you could help me make it better. I want suggestions; comments, good or bad. if you are going to leave a comment please answer the folloing: 1 did it keep you...

Short Story | Updated Dec 16, 2011 | Reads: 15 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Italy,Immigration,Hardships,Mussolini,History

The Ashes Of My Dreams.

By Gorgeous Granny  (booksie.com)

Born in post war London to Spanish parents her war hero father was given British nationality so her home became the meeting place for anything needed in the spanish community. With only her parents who really didn't care for her she was constantly palmed off to Spanish families by her mother...

Book | Updated Dec 1, 2011 | Reads: 6 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Autobiography,Pain,Loneliness,Immigration,Spanish,Black

eileen_mcguinness

LOOKING FOR A JOB :-(

By Eileen Mcguinness  (booksie.com)

As employment figures go through the roof and it becomes harder and harder to find sustained employment what is the future for us all?.The jobs are simply not out there anymore and most of us are just having to get by on a measly 60 bucks a week.The problem is that the state can't keep...

Poetry | Updated Nov 7, 2011 | Reads: 2 | Comments: 2 | Likes: 6
Tags: Work,Search.employment,Statistics,Misery,Unhsppiness,Interviews,Pay,Job,Unemployment,Immigration,Strain,Business,Families,Growth,Economy,Phone,Correspondence,Jobless,Success,Applicant

eileen_mcguinness

POPULATION EXPLOSION,.

By Eileen Mcguinness  (booksie.com)

People are living longer and having more children adding to the burden of our overflowing immigrant population.With resources stretched and unable to cope what is the future for the health and prosperity of our nation?.It seems we are expected to take in all numbers of people both black and...

Poetry | Updated Oct 26, 2011 | Reads: 16 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 3
Tags: Resources,Stretched,Incapacitated,Taxpayer,Fraud,Immigration,Transition,Change,Illegal,Settle,Africa,Eu,Laws,Government,Policies,Strain,Stress,Communities,Movement,Desperation

eileen_mcguinness

IMMIGRATION - THE REAL TRUTH :-(

By Eileen Mcguinness  (booksie.com)

Immigration will always be a controversial topic of debate.Right now we are facing huge numbers of young disaffected african and eastern european people who are determined to find a better life for themselves in the west.Our societies have seen massive change in recent time.The very fabric which...

Poetry | Updated Oct 26, 2011 | Reads: 1 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 2
Tags: Immigration,Transition,Change,Illegal,Settle,Africa,Eu,Laws,Government,Policies,Strain,Stress,Communities,Movement,Desperation,Lifestyles,Population,Infested,Tension,Hopes

eileen_mcguinness

THE CREDIT CRUNCH FIASCO :-(

By Eileen Mcguinness  (booksie.com)

Today politicians and finance ministers are all meeting in Brussels Belgium to discuss the current financial crisis in the Euro zone.They are hoping to create or arrange for a financial plan of action in order to stop the decline which is threatening all of ther countries financial recovery in...

Poetry | Updated Oct 26, 2011 | Reads: 0 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 0
Tags: Credit,Crunch,Decline,Poverty,Finance,Economy,Jobs,Future,Prosperity,Unemployment,Career,Europe,Euro,Brussels,Tax,Uncertainty,Stolen,Immigration,Blinkered,Wealth

eileen_mcguinness

LAW REFORMS (DOES CRIME PAY?).

By Eileen Mcguinness  (booksie.com)

With the recent riots and society in meltdown due to the financial crisis does crime really pay?.It appears that most offenders will re-offend once released in more than half of cases.Are we sending out the right signals to the hardened criminals.Some consider prison a soft option these days and...

Poetry | Updated Oct 24, 2011 | Reads: 2 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 0
Tags: Injustice,Criminals,Murder,Molestors,Paedophiles,Punishment,Death,Gangs,Culture,Prison,Alarming,Sentences,Reform,Redemption,Bleeding-hearts,Liberals,Legislation,Riots,Misery,Chaos

Unwanted Jewel

By Tani83  (booksie.com)

About the struggles of success of a bengali girl.

Novel | Updated Oct 23, 2011 | Reads: 2 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 1
Tags: Fiction,Realistic,Inspirational,Motivation,Bangladesh,Culture,Abuse,Success,Immigration,Gender,Discrimination


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