Barack_obama stories, books, poems, and more

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Essay / Gay and Lesbian

January 22, 2013

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my essay for English, i wish Barack Obama, can see my essay. Read More
This is an essay covering an issue facing many people in the United States - both parents and their children alike - in the year 2012. The essay discusses the rising cost of financial aid, how it got this way, and ways it could potentially be fixed in the future. Read More
After the madness of the Bush years we all hoped Obama would be America's redeemer, bringing the country back to democracy. Yet America is still engaged in insane world-domination plans! Read More

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I am just a working man. Yet when I was faced with the fallout of rebuilding our lives [our business had a fire], I was motivated to unravel... at least for my own sanity, how what happened through this process was motivated by and quite connected to the current economic… Read More

Poem / Poetry

February 27, 2009

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Louis "Studs" Terkel: An American writer who was, truly, unique. Specializing in "oral" histor(y)ies. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Studs_Terkel In 1974, when Richard M. Nixon resigned the Office of U.S. President, Terkel wrote one of the most unusual oral histories ever published. Entitled: "Working: People Talk About What They Do All Day and How… Read More
I thought i may tie-in to Barack Obama's Inauguration Day today and introduce a mysterious character. For anyone for doesn't know Obama swears his oath today and moves into the White House i know he won it in November but in America it takes two months before he moves in. Read More

Poem / Poetry

January 19, 2009

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We must not give up on our dreams just because they don't seem to come true. Sometimes, it takes a little longer than planned or expected... Read More

Poem / Poetry

November 05, 2008

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What is in an empty room? Read More

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This poem, is an exercise in rhyming, rhythm and cadence. Intended for all ages but, most especially, for children. On April 2, 2007, I became a grand-father for the 1st time. It occurred to me that, in the mind of my grand-child, I will always be a mystery and a… Read More
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