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When My Name Was Keoko Book Review

By Angelading  (booksie.com)

A little summary and review of "When My Name Was Keoko"

Book Review | Updated Feb 25, 2014 | Reads: 10 | Comments: 2 | Likes: 0
Tags: China,Unit:,Lawson,Middle,School


Tangled Worlds

By Pippa99  (booksie.com)

When twins Olivia and Alexandrea agreed to go with their little sister Libby on a quest to the woods at the bottom of the garden to look for "Mister Bilbo's trolls" they never imagend that they would find themselves in Middle Earth and that they may be closer to solving the mystery of their...

Book | Updated Feb 20, 2014 | Reads: 0 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Lotr,Middle,Earth

The Truth Is In The Recipie

By Asadal  (booksie.com)

A piece I wrote comparing cooking a traditional Middle Eastern dish to teaching.

Essay | Updated Feb 11, 2014 | Reads: 13 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 0
Tags: Teacher,Middle,School,Education,English,Mahshi,Palestine,Eastern,Arabic,Young,College,Career

The Wrestling Team

By Rattie Rat  (booksie.com)

A story of a middle school girl finding herself enemies with the popular kid and joining a group of arrogant guys on the wrestling team.

Short Story | Updated Feb 5, 2014 | Reads: 9 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Wrestling Middle,School Girl, Bullying

When The Bomb Dropped

By Sharonisbetty  (booksie.com)

This piece is about my traumatic experience when I went for a visit to my country in the middle east. Nothing's really been the same since then. A lot of people hate on Arabs because they generalize that we are all terrorists. We are NOT. I honestly don't care if it sounds more like a story than...

Poetry | Updated Feb 3, 2014 | Reads: 5 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 1
Tags: Bomb,Drop,True,Story,War,Middle,East,Stereotypes,Arab,Pride

Where Do We Go From Here?

By Tuxieone  (booksie.com)

This is an essay about American social and political history from World War 2 until now. It highlights the events that changed us from a conservative,isolationist country into "the leader of the free world", whether we wanted that responsibility or not. This change required us to choose between...

Essay | Updated Jan 24, 2014 | Reads: 7 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 0
Tags: The,Burden,Of,Millennial,Generation,Demise,Middle,Class,Income,Redistribution,Government,As,Robin,Hood

Tumbleweed Forts

By Danielbferry  (booksie.com)

History will fail to list the dead and the valiant as time goes on but the battles for the tumbleweed forts will live in the hearts of the desert knights 'til memories are no more. When Joshua learns his family must once again move to a new home, he is not at all happy. Such is the lifestyle for...

Book | Updated Jan 19, 2014 | Reads: 2 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Ebook,Kindle,Fantasy,Ya,Middle,Grade,And,Science,Fiction,Young,Adult,Tumbleweeds,Desert


Modernization Efforts In Afghanistan And France: A Comparative Analysis

By Muslimsaadat  (booksie.com)

The purpose of this research paper is to demonstrate analysis of the modernization processes of Afghanistan under the ruling of Amanullah Khan and that of France under the ruling of King Louis XIV; applying theories to compare and understand the accomplishments and failures resulting from the...

Essay | Updated Dec 17, 2013 | Reads: 24 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Barfield,T.,J.,(2010).,A,Cultural,And,Political,History,.,New,Jersey,:,Princeton,University,Press,. Cleveland,W.,L.



By Natelinjean  (booksie.com)

Hello!I am writing an opera, but I can't think of a title for it. I've posted a complete plot summery that hsould be helpful in naming it. Of course its quickly written and is one big spoiler, but thats okay. I just need a name for it so badly. Comment any suggestions down below, and I will pick...

Short Story | Updated Nov 25, 2013 | Reads: 19 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 1
Tags: Middle,Ages,Thanes,Manor,Opera,Death,Romance,Affair,Abusive,Husband,Wife,Old,Woman,Music,Neighbor,Duke,Lady,Peasant,Maiden,Wealth


By Crystalrainweaver  (booksie.com)

This is based on a true story. It is about Catlin Wintz, an 8th grade girl suffering from bad anxiety, depression, self harm issues, bipolarness, and eating disorders.

Novel | Updated Nov 3, 2013 | Reads: 3 | Comments: 2 | Likes: 2
Tags: Young,Adult,Teen,Teenager,Girl,Teenage,School,Middle,Depression,Self,Harm,Cutting,Teens,Sad,Anorexia,Bulimia,Eating,Disorders,Social,Anxiety

The Middle Child

By L1ghtningst0rm  (booksie.com)

I hate being stuck in the middle.

Poetry | Updated Oct 19, 2013 | Reads: 8 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Teenagers,Middle,Sibling,Growing,Up,Siblings


Second Best

By Sam The Luminous  (booksie.com)

Simon is the middle child, the eldest being Eric and the youngest being Lacey. He feels left out, I mean who wouldn't? Imagine having to live in Eric's shadow, constantly being compared to his amazing acts. Simon can't deal with it anymore. And, you know, jealousy can make you do crazy things.

Short Story | Updated Oct 18, 2013 | Reads: 10 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Horror,Siblings,Brother,Abuse,Middle,Child,Second,Best

Gaza Strip Olive Tree's

By Exauticpoet  (booksie.com)

A short poem on the everyday massacre in Gaza Strip Palestine

Poetry | Updated Oct 15, 2013 | Reads: 6 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: War,Arab,Spring,Palestine,Middle,East,Israeli,Hate,Racism,Sad,Poetry,Poem,Death,Us,Arabian


The Foreigner

By The Blood Red Dress  (booksie.com)

A mysterious foreigner shows up in the village of Akrabat, Turkmenistan. I apologise for people who find this politically incorrect about Akrabat, Russia and Turkmenistan overall. I didn't find very much about Turkmenistan, only the internet was my reference, so I had to make the scenery up ><"

Short Story | Updated Oct 15, 2013 | Reads: 14 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Turkmenistan,War,Middle,East,Teacher,English,Soviet,Union,Soldiers,Russia,Bulgaria

Child's Fantasy

By Farkas Spencer  (booksie.com)

A poem written a long time ago in a middle school based on a short story written shortly beforehand.

Poetry | Updated Oct 12, 2013 | Reads: 17 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Child,Fantasy,Middle,School,Short,Story,Inspired,Class,Assignment,Poem,Nostalgia

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