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jellaroo

-Amnesty-

By Jellaroo  (booksie.com)

A short story for my English class. Prompt was a quote by Archbishop Desmond Tutu: "Having looked the beast of the past in the eyes, having asked and received forgiveness, let us shut the door of the past, not to forget it, but to allow it not to imprison us." Also based on the film...

Short Story | Updated Feb 22, 2013 | Reads: 18 | Comments: 2 | Likes: 2
Tags: South,Africa,Forgiveness,Amnesty,Reconciliation,Truth,Lies,And,Commission,Murder,Death,Stress

mvt_kersbergen

MVT Kersbergen - Abdul Alhazred

By Mvt Kersbergen  (booksie.com)

A poem about the Mad Poet/Necromancer Abdul Alhazred, who wrote the Necronomicon.

Poetry | Updated Feb 19, 2013 | Reads: 11 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Cthulhu,Mythos,Abdul,Alhazred,Necronomicon,Yemen,Lore,Legend,Writer,Poet,Geometry,Algebra,Alchemy,Magick,Occult,Knowledge,Madness,King,Palace,Song

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ill_buddha

Bible Belt: The Judas Tree (A Christmas Carol)

By Ill Buddha  (booksie.com)

An uwitting psychopath is driving to Tennessee to collect money from a dead relative over Christmas, little does he know...

Novel | Updated Feb 2, 2013 | Reads: 7 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Christmas,Nightmare,Family,Murder,Incest,Inbreeding,Dirty,South,Bible,Belt,Religion,Mental,Retardation,Soul,Gospel,Blues,Rock,Radio,Judas

chaos137

More Than A Memory Part 1

By Chaos137  (booksie.com)

A boy from the south has survived years against a swarm of undead. He alone tells the story of how it started for him. With police chasing him, the anarchy ruling the streets, and the dead rising to consume the living, he must find his way to his family and escape his fallen city.

Book | Updated Jan 26, 2013 | Reads: 10 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Zombies,South,Survive,Apocalypse,Pg,Fiction

parapraxes

Born A Travelling Man

By Parapraxes  (booksie.com)

Book Description.

Book | Updated Jan 10, 2013 | Reads: 1 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Law,Legal,Humor,Travel,Courts,Lawyer,Places,South,Africa

A Burnt Child

By Reenie74  (booksie.com)

After a lifetime of political activism in South Africa, Yazz thinks she’s finally content with her quiet London life. She doesn’t expect the reappearance of Lily, the best friend and comrade who betrayed her. Nor does she expect Lily’s demand: to help her find a child long...

Book | Updated Jan 8, 2013 | Reads: 2 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: One,Of,The,Reviews,Posted,On,Amazon.co.uk This,Is,A,Great,First,Full-length,Novel,From,Talented,Writer.,The,Story,Had,Me

Bench On The South Bank

By Benbowker  (booksie.com)

A short poem about an evening sat on a bench, on the South Bank of the Thames. There's another piece in the works based on the same event, but in prose (which I'm better at), so, if you're interested, keep your eye out for it.

Poetry | Updated Jan 8, 2013 | Reads: 12 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: London,South,Bank,Bench

It Is The South African

By Kurtym  (booksie.com)

A short narrative of the prospect and challenges of South Africa in comparison to other economies. The debate is within the post colonial evolution of nations, looking at the future within a globalised framework. South Africa is a natural winner, and although there is generally a disfigured view...

Book | Updated Jan 5, 2013 | Reads: 6 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: South,Africa,Nigeria,Business,People,Economics,Life,Philosophy,Majority,Crises,Colonial,Colony,Pan,African,Diaspora,Development,Education,Polokwane,Cape,Town

fragmentearth

Part Of Earth - 003s - Cold Idea (Simple English Edition)

By Fragmentearth  (booksie.com)

Part of Earth – A big event in not know, this group of mind short story, find the fine know of the empty know forget by know it.
 
(Simple English Edition)
 
Cold Idea: Is Easy To Do
 
Sad, around those work that we do so great in number in, think...

Short Story | Updated Dec 25, 2012 | Reads: 4 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 1
Tags: Simple,English,Change,Book,Ebook,E-book,Electric,Digital,Group,Think,Anger,Trick,Hunt,Collect,Fast,Dig,Deep,Climb,High

juggernaut

Curry Leaf Thief

By Juggernaut  (booksie.com)

Curry is integrel part of Indian cooking. A curry ain't curry without curry leaves. Few Indians like Juggernaut even resort to stealing curry leaves to satisfy their curry taste.

Short Story | Updated Dec 22, 2012 | Reads: 2 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Curry,Leaves,Thief,South,India,Goats,Horse,Rabbits,Chickens,Sambar,Pumpkin,Organic,Farming,Donkey,Dung,Goat,Droppings,Compost

cheechee_key

Ginger & Chocolates

By Cheechee Key  (booksie.com)

The story of my childhood road trips with my sistersand mother through the rural southern states.

Short Story | Updated Nov 21, 2012 | Reads: 7 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Chocolates,Ginger,Childhood,Retro,Flashback,Rural,South

bookfairy

Voyage - A Story About My Class

By Bookfairy  (booksie.com)

A story I made for fun in grade 7. It's about an epic adventure in our class. If you don't like cussing or killing then this is not the book for you. (There's only a little bit of swearing. Like three words.)

Book | Updated Nov 11, 2012 | Reads: 12 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Adventure,China,Africa,Hawaii,South,Dakota

Kaffertjie - A Love Story

By Kaffertjie  (booksie.com)

Justice Edwin Cameron Constitutional Court Judge and Author of Witness to AIDS Sunday Independent: Books Page 'BEST READS OF THE YEAR' “‘kaffertjie,’ by Johan Engelbrecht is a provocatively titled novelization of a most remarkable true story. The writer's childless aunt...

Book | Updated Nov 3, 2012 | Reads: 1 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Kaffertjie,Kaffer,Kafir,Kaffir,South,Africa,Afro,American,African,Nelson,Mandela

juggernaut

Massala Dosa, Rajneesh And Charminar Cigaretts

By Juggernaut  (booksie.com)

A story about three Americans chose to live on the Big Island, Hawaii, all three has one thing in common, they experienced living in India and came out with different persepectives.

Short Story | Updated Oct 30, 2012 | Reads: 16 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Massala,Dosa,Coconut,Chutney,Sambar,White,Raddish,Okra,Drum,Sticks,Split,Peas,Sri,Lanka,Goa,Thailand,Vietnam,Asian,Culture


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