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Final Thoughts On The Confederate Flag

By Michaels76  (booksie.com)

My final thoughts concerning the Confederate Flag, the use of symbolism as a powerful tool to convey ideas. A distinction between slavery and racism. Whether we should idolize the Confederate Flag as cultures have idolized objects before, and the dangers of doing so. Our belief system and a...

Essay | Updated Oct 1, 2015 | Reads: 14 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 1
Tags: Confederate,Flag,Symbolism,Racism,Bigotry,American,Pride,A,The,Civil,War,Government,Slave,Slaves,People,Justice,Right,Wrong,Civility,Just

The Confederate Flag

By Michaels76  (booksie.com)

A brief discussion and analysis of the Confederate flag, its symbolism and if its appropriate to display today as a symbol of American pride as so many do without any knowledge behind its creation and what it represented, then and ultimately now.

Essay | Updated Oct 1, 2015 | Reads: 13 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Confederate,Flag,Symbolism,Racism,Bigotry,American,Pride,A,The,Civil,War,Government,Slave,Slaves,People,Justice,Right,Wrong,Civility,Just

In The Dream (A Short Story By Bradley Paul)

By Drfable  (booksie.com)

An aboriginal teen, Shannon Brant, wakes up from a strange dream and her life is changed forever. She returns to her spiritual beliefs, and begins her journey to reclaim her life back.

Short Story | Updated Sep 13, 2015 | Reads: 144 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Suicide,Aboriginal,Afterlife,Death,Dream,Youth,Symbolism,Mysterious

Twins Of Might

By Geminigirl369  (booksie.com)

A story deep with symbolism; the fight of nature and nurture

Poetry | Updated Sep 10, 2015 | Reads: 0 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Nature,Symbolism,Evolution,Fantasy

Crystalline Droplets

By Geminigirl369  (booksie.com)

How I saw the wild horses

Poetry | Updated Sep 10, 2015 | Reads: 2 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Symbolism,Wild,Horses


By Geminigirl369  (booksie.com)

The symbolism of a womans soul

Poetry | Updated Sep 10, 2015 | Reads: 7 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Fantasy,Subconscious,Symbolism


The Road With Lamps

By Dimitris Ladikos  (booksie.com)

A mysterious neighborhood... A horrible "disease" is spreading out... No one can avoid the infection; except for one single man. This story is a parable; it is a metaphorical presentation of racism and the different beliefs or human traits.

Short Story | Updated Aug 19, 2015 | Reads: 9 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 0
Tags: Mystery,Symbolism,Racism,Short,Story,Flash,Fiction,Horror,Road


Doctors Office

By Sbk  (booksie.com)

A horror/psychological thriller/suspense, An ordinary old man visiting the doctors, but little did he know he was actually entering...the dusk area.

Short Story | Updated May 20, 2015 | Reads: 46 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Horror,Doctors,Office,Love,Mistakes,Suspense,Tragedy,Sad,Spooky,Paranormal,Death,Acceptance,Metaphor,Symbolism,Dusk,Area,Twilight,Zone

When Love Takes Over You Like A Disease

By J A Wassall  (booksie.com)

Warning. This piece of poetry contains shocking imagery all the way through; along with themes of a twisted yet embracing romance. I wanted you as a reader to read this and feel you were traveling along on a adventure, I hope that is apparent. There is a definite and honest love underneath the...

Poetry | Updated Dec 19, 2014 | Reads: 16 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 1
Tags: Love,Story,Imagery,Symbolism,Dark,Deep


Freedom Denied

By J W Cooper  (booksie.com)

Fifteen minutes and twenty seconds after the destruction of the human race in an event known as 'Freedom', its reluctant destroyer is returned to life. As he comes to terms with the gravity of his actions, and his relations with the people he used to work with to unwittingly bring about...

Novel | Updated Nov 20, 2014 | Reads: 16 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 0
Tags: Science,Fiction,Horror,Cyborgs,Symbolism,Eva,Inspired,Mature,Romance

El Nino, La Nina And The Junction (Pueblo, Co.)

By Wrulf  (booksie.com)

A straight-forward partly narrative poem also protesting the Iraqi war

Poetry | Updated Oct 5, 2014 | Reads: 2 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Political,Protest,Poetry,Symbolism,Good,Reading

The Fastest Draw In The West

By Wrulf  (booksie.com)

A symbolist, but straight-foward poem

Poetry | Updated Sep 21, 2014 | Reads: 3 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Poetry,Symbolism,Creative,Writing


By Wrulf  (booksie.com)

A symbolist rendering

Poetry | Updated Sep 3, 2014 | Reads: 8 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Creative,Writing,Symbolism,Verse,Poetry,Literature

Shaman Untitled

By Wrulf  (booksie.com)

A symbolist, gay love poem

Poetry | Updated Sep 3, 2014 | Reads: 24 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Gay,Love,Symbolism,Poetry,Creative,Writing

The Rest Of The Sun Belongs To Me

By Tobias Cavan  (booksie.com)

The wolves of the sun clan have found themselves in a hopeless predicament. Man and its terrible machines encroach to the south; the land north is barren and has already been laid claim to by another pack; one of their own has betrayed the wise old owl and to make matters worse the Sun had...

Short Story | Updated Jul 1, 2014 | Reads: 3 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Myth,Fantasy,Fairytale,Wolves,Allegory,Metaphor,Adventure,Symbolism,Toby,Cavan,The,Rest,Of,Sun,Belongs,To,Me,Animals

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