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The First Amendment and freedom of the press cannot prevent misinformation or propaganda within the American media. Within today’s climate of American media, it is difficult to decipher free speech, misinformation, or propaganda. Every time you casually watch the news, or read trending stories online, you are subjected to the… Read More
Calob looks out his window, and sees some birds fluttering about. He realises its school, and takes a heroic leap off his bed, and rolls on the floor. His mother makes him breakfast, with a grin on her face. Read More
In the 1950's the American dream was a philosophy to strive for! Americans believe our founding fathers' ideals had implanted the seed of freedom and prosperity! However, can we all define the American Dream the same way? What is your dream? Explore my definition of the American dream. How do… Read More
The future of punishment. Read More
New York, April 6, 1971. A story about the early nineteen seventies America in which Cassie Lowenstein, a deeply religious woman, explores the city that never sleeps, awakens an inner passion that was deep inside of her, and creates a new life for herself, as she follows her American dream. Read More
AMERICA WON'T STOP. Read More

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Poem / Other

July 07, 2019

Reads: 114

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Washington, DC. January, 1950. Mary Shaeffer is a woman who lives in conservative America with her family. When she begins to hear radio broadcasts of the new Communist threat, she finds everyone is paranoid. Consequently, she decides that the country she knew is crumbling before her eyes, leading to massive… Read More
The lives and loves of a group of gay people in New York during the 1950's, that deeply affects the social, economic, and political environment of the era. Read More
In the small American town of Herbert's Woods, Cale Herbert, who is London-born, heads there to get work. But, as he does so, he sees that everyone has changed into vampires. The new horror novel by Robert Helliger. Read More
I dedicate this poem to every soldier who fought and died for America's freedom. Read More

Reads: 120

Comments: 3

The Booksie Classic House

Inspired by real-life memories from staying in Pahrump, a small town in the state of Nevada for a year of junior high. Read More
All Honest feedback welcome! Bringing to light both sides of a controversial topic in America! Edit: Accidental copy of one of my previous poems. Sorry Read More
This is both view points on the flag issue. I’m not stating my opinion, just trying to bring to light both sides of the equation. Read More
This is a poetry that tells a story of what the blacks and white are made of and their rights Read More
This is just a feeling that i have that will happen in the United States in the next coming years. Read More

Article / Humor /

January 01, 2019

Reads: 239

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

The Abandoned House

After taking a long hard look at my country I have figured out why we are slowly fallen apart. Read More
Massachusetts, 1837: Edward Collins, a young rich boy with a longing for adventure, sneaks away from boring academic life to board an exploration ship about to sail for an uncharted island. The people he meets and the exciting things he discovers will leave him with a life-changing experience. Read More
Gisou has had a wonderful and rich upbringing. But when Carsania becomes entwined in civil war, she and the other royals must relocate to stay safe. Thus, Gisou begins her life as an average college student in America. Read More

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Comments: 1

Shelves: 2

The The Science Fiction Hub House

Phoebe is far from normal. Somehow having acquired the ability to control and manipulate radioactivity as well as actually BEING literally radioactive, she is forced to run from the C.I.A. But trouble always has a way of finding its way into her life.... COMMENTS ON YOUR OPINION PLEASE!!!! Read More

Reads: 239

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A brief summary of my year of internet sesrching and studying. The phenomenon of Donald Trump, Jordan Peterson and Elon Musk. How to take the internet, reasonably. My view of these things and how not to get caught up in it. Read More

Reads: 2476

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

In 1900, a witch name Olivia Underwood was born. This is her story. Cover Photo By Nigel Chadwick, CC BY-SA 2.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=14594797 Read More

Reads: 370

Shelves: 1

The blue wolves House

This is a poem of a piece of Japanese propaganda I found. Read More
Dedicated to those who live in the shadows of ourt American life Read More
The sad but honest truth about America and the world Read More
Booksie 2019 Short Story Contest

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