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The Civil War

By Shanitilly  (booksie.com)

I was thinking about the Civil War and how the Emancipation Proclamation rhymed when I wrote this poem.

Poetry | Updated Dec 19, 2014 | Reads: 10 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 1
Tags: Humanity,Equality,Reality,War,Troops,Staging,Enslave,Fight,Race,Son,Daughter,Slaughter,South,Murder,Alive,Brother,Battlefield,Soul,Scream,Hear

They're Not My Girls

By Jesi  (booksie.com)

They're Not My Girls is Jesi's first short story. In They're Not My Girls, readers follow the narrator to the places she has never been before and interact with the people she has never met before. They're Not My Girls is an examination of the maybe and what those maybe's leave us with.

Short Story | Updated Nov 24, 2014 | Reads: 100 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 0
Tags: Fiction,Travel,Europe,South,America,Desert,Possibilites,Lesbian,Maybe,Tomorrow,Women,Dreams,Options,Prose


Slaying Deadlines In Spite Of Stomach-bug Demons

By Caleb Aaron Lloyd  (booksie.com)

An opinion-piece about my experiences of the fast-food industry.

Article | Updated Jul 6, 2014 | Reads: 14 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Opinion,Fast,Food,South,Africa,Stomach,Bug,Rant

Rural Lad Triumphs Through Tragedy

By Caleb Aaron Lloyd  (booksie.com)

Profile of a member of my university journalism tutorial group. A poor, young man from the hinterlands of South Africa's Eastern Cape.

Article | Updated Jul 6, 2014 | Reads: 16 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Hope,Family,South,Africa,Profile,Triumph,Tragedy,Poverty,University

A Compilation Of Facts

By Talacrity  (booksie.com)

Just trying out this story, tell me what you think.

Book | Updated Jun 22, 2014 | Reads: 6 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Humor,Science,Fiction,Funny,Rednecks,South


Loving The Korean Baller

By Catchinglisa  (booksie.com)

"Here" I said as I held out my jacket. He looked at me as he shook his head with a smile. "I can't take it, it's supposed to be the other way around now" "Who says?" As he was about to say something I interrupted him "im your friend and I always have been. All because my body has changed it...

Novel | Updated Jun 13, 2014 | Reads: 47 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Transgender,Gay,Cancer,Sickness,Homophobic,Pride,Basket,Ball,High,School,South,Korea,Boyfriend,Jealousy

Life In Korea

By Naan  (booksie.com)

This is just about my experience of living in a foreign country that I so love.

Essay | Updated Jun 10, 2014 | Reads: 29 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 6
Tags: South,Korea,Handong,Life,Abroad,Society

New Year Has Just Begun

By Bhuwan  (booksie.com)

Happy New Year Poem.

Poetry | Updated Jun 3, 2014 | Reads: 2 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Poems,Of,Bhuwan,Thapaliya,Nepali,Poet,Writing,In,English,From,Nepal,World,Literature,New,Year,Poem,South,Asian,Poetry


Our Lord, Our Dearest Leader

By Poemguy69  (booksie.com)

A comparison of two lives

Poetry | Updated May 30, 2014 | Reads: 10 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Lord,Leader,Christianity,North,Korea,Kim,Jong,Un,Jesus,Christ,God,The,West,South,Hell,Concentration,Camp,Death,Treason,Dictatorship


Butterflies In Bronzeville

By Sonya Lavette Bell  (booksie.com)

The story takes place in 1962 Chicago, a time of innocence, before the turbulence of the sixties would literally change the world. The characters are best friends from the Bronzeville neighborhood on Chicago's south side. They are all typical youngsters, wild, carefree, and full of hope, and...

Book | Updated May 18, 2014 | Reads: 13 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: African,American,Butterflies,Bronzeville,Chicago,Friendship,Community,Black,South,Side


Amour De Trois Amis

By Indiestoner  (booksie.com)

This is the final edited version of what I want to be the first book of the series CROSSROADS. Three protagonist, Lionel, Chloe, and Brent all are going through the complications of life. Where they all have a common ground of understanding and peace is with each other.

Novel | Updated May 14, 2014 | Reads: 24 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Love,South,Homosexual,Bisexual,Heterosexual,Life,Destiny,Adventure,Drama,Romance,Coming,Of,Age

Dear Mr. President

By Mbuyazid  (booksie.com)

I remain inclined and rooted in the ideology of communism. A free society that enjoys financial and spiritual freedom.

Article | Updated May 1, 2014 | Reads: 13 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: South,African,Politics,Jacob,Zuma

Am I Here?

By Naan  (booksie.com)

This my way of making a memory, that I don't want to escape, immortal. May it live forever in my brain that might end up with Alzheimer's.

Novel | Updated Apr 17, 2014 | Reads: 14 | Comments: 2 | Likes: 3
Tags: South,Korea,Memory,Childhood,Exchange,Culture,Life,Love

Heart Of The Empire

By Noellebos  (booksie.com)

In 1899, as a young English woman of 20, Charlotte Carter finds herself in love with a soldier who is sent over to fight in the second Boer War. Desperate not to lose him she secures a job as a nurse in one of the camps. She has been sheltered all of her life from the true cause of the fighting...

Novel | Updated Apr 10, 2014 | Reads: 7 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 2
Tags: History,Fiction,Historical,Love,War,Boer,1800s,1899,Edwardian,Victorian,England,Europe,Empire,Heart,Concentration,Camps,Nurses,Nurse,Doctor,Romance


Book/Novel Cover Design Contest

By Noellebos  (booksie.com)

Book/Novel cover design contest

Contests | Updated Apr 10, 2014 | Reads: 37 | Comments: 2 | Likes: 4
Tags: History,Fiction,Historical,Love,War,Boer,1800s,1899,Edwardian,Victorian,England,Europe,Empire,Heart,Concentration,Camps,Nurses,Nurse,Doctor,Romance

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