African_american stories, books, poems, and more

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This excerpt from The Missing Foundation uses both canonized and non-canonized sources as well as primary and secondary sources to piece together and reveal truths behind the conspiracy to kill Jesus/Yeshua and how Hollywood has created its own version of how people were crucified. Read More
A older man of 104 years revealing who he truly is too his family for the first time at his birthday dinner. It is a crime/southern gothic theme short story. This story has racial slurs due to the history of racism used towards African Americans in the early 20th century. Read More

Short Story / Other

November 29, 2014

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Shelves: 1

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A young man living in Chicago struggles with psychological issues that developed because of his surroundings. My apologies for the formatting, it was laid out more beautifully on Pages. Read More

Reads: 277

Comments: 1

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Tiffany is a young woman in a search for love and happiness. Her life is filled the drama. If it's not one thing its another. Read More

Reads: 130

Shelves: 1

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A young boy remembers Jackson at Jackson's funeral and the stories he would tell. Read More

Reads: 39

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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Does He Remember Me? Delaney McDuff former band geek is all grown up now, in every since of the word. From band geek to restaurant owner she has her priorities in order and much to her Mother's disappointment they aren't in the order that she would like. With her restaurant… Read More
Harmony Ebony Moore thought that being at the top of the game was not a lifelong thing. There will always be that one person trying to take your spot. But what if that person is someone you start falling for? Will you choose love over the game or vice versa?… Read More

Reads: 47

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

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Liz and John have been friends for years. Liz is content to keep things the way they are. But when John's feelings begin to grow into something beyond friendship, he has to prove that they can be just as great as lovers as they are friends. Read More

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Comments: 1

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I had a very strange dream one night. I call it "Vanish." This is a dream, not a story so it is not yet fully developed. It's just from memory. Copyright. Read More
LoveLost is about a chance meeting of exes on New Year’s Eve. It follows the tale of the main character James who finds himself at the same party as his old girlfriend after he had been dumped by the love of his life just weeks prior. Read More
A story about a young african-american woman called Shantel who is being rejected in the buisness world because of the color of her skin. She is being insulted and harrased at work every single day, until one day she snaps and makes a change Read More

Reads: 225

Comments: 5

Shelves: 1

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Kaelyn King, Luella Cook, and Faraji "Ji Ji" Mitchell are best friends. When they enter high school, they realize that all of them are starting to change. Kaelyn is falling in love with a guy they all used to hate. Luella is having an affair with her teacher so he… Read More

Book / Other

January 25, 2011

Reads: 511

Comments: 9

Shelves: 1

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In this urban tale, Tiffany Jameson is about to have the ride of her life. When a devastating event occurs that causes Tiffany and her family to lose all of their wealth, they are forced to move out of their big house on the hill to live in one of… Read More

Book / Other

December 27, 2010

Reads: 445

Comments: 11

Shelves: 1

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Treashawn Davis is the man of ATL. He has money, cars, cribs, and of course hoes. He lives the life of a street thug and does whatever he wants to whoever he wants whenever he wants. Until he meets the young bombshell La'Mea Wilson. As there relationship grows they are… Read More

Reads: 587

Comments: 4

Shelves: 1

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Correne Johnson, 18, is all the things most women never want to be: Overweight, illiterate and unloved. And she is being molested by her Uncle. She uses her addiction to the Oprah Winfrey show and Oprah's wisdom's to challenge her Oppressor. These actions could either end her life or save… Read More

Reads: 255

Comments: 4

Shelves: 1

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Imaging going through so many things as a drug dealer, or a gang leader and going through so many things in one week because of the hard times in Florida. Just Thorns On A Rose is about the lifes of different people living in one apartment complex and have different… Read More

Reads: 261

Comments: 1

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nehemiah evans and his daughter harmony have to work on new paths and old by bringing new people in they life. when tyler gets out of jail and starts his life fresh and new. Read More

Poem / Poetry

October 15, 2008

Reads: 198

Shelves: 1

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Do you have "black friends"? "White friends"? Why not - simply friends. Color something with just one color - not very pretty. Read More
Sixteen year old Diego Montgomerey and his perfect girlfriend of six months are trying to have sex for the first time, but poor Diego has a problem---he's a premature ejaculator. Two times within a ten minute span. This tragic and ego crushing event will be the catalyst that will eventually… Read More

Book / Romance

November 30, -0001

Reads: 23

Shelves: 1

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She awoke with a gasp, sitting up. "God? Was that You?" A remarkable year of change and discovery awaits Bless Heggins, a shy, young African-American woman with a hidden gift. She wouldn't call herself a friend of the two very different young men who've frequented her home for the past… Read More

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