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By Marvin Hill
This is a basic elaboration of the Middle Passages and the ordeals encountered by the enslaved.
This is poetry, so please, come up with your own fucking interpretation you lazy bastard. That's the point, yes there are themes of god, atheism, and find your own path in life, but there are many possibilities. In short, it is about a child leaving home when they turn eighteen.
Many people have a misconception about what the Reformed faith believes in regards to God's love. They continually make the accusation that someone of the Reformed faith cannot believe that God loves everybody. Well, I am of the Reformed faith and I DO believe God loves everybody so they are...
Tobias and Colby come from extremely different ways of life. Colby has always had an easy life with her lawyer parents, but Tobias has had it rougher, bouncing from foster home to foster home until he met Audra and Nathan and was adopted by them. Follow them through their first year of college...
The Holidays are a time for making memories..good or bad...
The sad truth.
Poetry | Updated Mar 12, 2013 | Reads: 9 | Comments: 5 | Likes: 4
Yaisa is a 14 Year old girl from gambia who belongs to a tribe called Mandinka. She goes about her daily chores the way she would any other day but today she gets captured and taken to work as a slave on a plantation. Find out the feelings she has as she takes this fear ridden journey to America.
Short Story/Poem of coming into your own. Passing the various rites of passages in our existence.
Short Story | Updated Sep 19, 2012 | Reads: 5 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
By Robyn And Her Pen
Evie is about to leave home and the country for that matter and she is struggling to accept that her life is changing and that she might not visit her beloved Sandystone for a very long time.
'My family had always loved the beach. There were different aspects of it that we each enjoyed....
A Passage of Life is a simple romantic story, where the main character being a divorced woman, with a child undergoes certain difficulties, inspite gets succesful in career. Though she meets another man and falls in love with him, she chooses different.
Short Story | Updated May 9, 2011 | Reads: 11 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 2
By Florence 347
Camille,Samantha and Catherine have been friends forever. But now two new boys moved in town and catherine wants to know more about them... will catherine's,camille's and samantha's friendship become stronger or will they take different paths...
will she trust...
I wrote this peace when I was about to kill myself. It's mainly about my joke of a father, and as a result of him I stayed miserable.
Female mutilation, genital cutting that can be very painful for the young girls normally involved due to the simple fact that anesthesia is not administered. Sometimes old blades are used, which may cause infection or even HIV. It is considered a right of passage for the female, a way to keep...
In a world of nothingness something is finally found.
By 777baruch Hashem777
So were learning about the slave trade and "The Middle Passage" (a slave trade route in the Atlantic around the 1500's to the 1900's I believe) in World History, and I was inspired to write this one, a very very short story about a person who was taken from their home land and forced to be a slave.
Short Story | Updated Apr 14, 2010 | Reads: 12 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 1