Black stories, books, poems, and more

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It is an entertaining and well written satire that figuratively examines race relations in modern America from the perspective of the black students in the “post racial era” through the lens of the holy trinity of modern Hollywood movie making—White Racists in every dark closet and under every bed… Read More

Poem / Poetry

November 10, 2017

Reads: 34

Comments: 3

Shelves: 4

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An extended haiku. Read More

Poem / Poetry

November 05, 2017

Reads: 0

Shelves: 1

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Always have to prove something ... Read More

Poem / Poetry

October 02, 2017

Reads: 28

Comments: 4

Shelves: 1

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The world as the Black Paper Moon destroys. Read More

Reads: 139

Comments: 10

Shelves: 1

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A one-winged butterfly emerges out of nowhere to show the darkest of times. Read More

Poem / Non-Fiction

September 29, 2017

Reads: 0

Shelves: 1

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Black is more than Colour. Read More

Tags: god, tears, black, gold, african

Poem / Poetry

September 20, 2017

Reads: 28

Comments: 7

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

Reads: 59

Comments: 3

Shelves: 3

The The Devil's Trap House

Compilation of short flash fiction horror stories. Read More

Tags: dark, scary, black, within, from

Reads: 36

Comments: 1

Shelves: 2

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BLACK GUITAR- Come Alive Read More

Reads: 38

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

The House of Ghosts House

The Ol' Man teaches his son a new trick... Read More
A poem for a friend who is hurting. Read More

Tags: pain, poem, heart, black

A Poem about a girl who's been through so much pain and hurt but still has a beautiful soul. Read More

Tags: poetry, poem, eyes, soul, black

Poem / Other

May 18, 2017

Reads: 62

Shelves: 1

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"everything is possible in life, from the smallest thing to the big, so strive and keep moving to your destination" Read More
Just how I see things as I have gotten older... Read More

Tags: life, sad, black, race, white

ever since reading the new jim crow by michelle alexander, the issue of mass incarceration has sparked a major interest in my intellectual curiosity. it's an issue that is evident and continuously growing which is why i decided to write an essay about it for my assignment. my essay specifically… Read More

Poem / Poetry

March 28, 2017

Reads: 42

Comments: 3

Shelves: 1

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Everything is so much simpler without grey! Read More

Tags: black, grey, white

Book / Horror

March 08, 2017

Reads: 37

Shelves: 1

The Just an Image House

Asha Noir, saddled with a heavy secret and hefty promise, sets out to find out who is responsible for her friend's murder. Reeling from her mother's death and angry at the world, will she find out the truth, or willl she be stuck with another problem? Read More

Tags: dark, murder, sad, black, noir

In a world dominated by white Caucasians since the colonization of the New World by Europeans, being black was the worst skin color to have as it was the most remote color from the new dominant race. It wouldn’t be an issue if white Europeans didn’t discriminate races looking physically… Read More

Poem / Poetry

January 24, 2017

Reads: 67

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Tags: world, darkness, black

Reads: 121

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The House of Ghosts House

Tags: angel, black, wings, white

Reads: 95

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Everyone on this planet once asks the quetions which, unfortunately, are meant to remain unanswered... Read More

Poem / Poetry

January 15, 2017

Reads: 129

Comments: 2

Shelves: 3

The Booksie Classic House

Reads: 379

Shelves: 2

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The sad story of a white man with a black woman deep inside struggling to be set free. "I knew then that deep inside, as a man, I would always have a woman inside striving to be herself with a woman in need of satisfaction, and that… Read More

Reads: 102

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

The life of a black superhero is never for the faint of heart. That's what Mark Jones says anyway. Unaware of how he got his abiities, his mother sent him from the loud and fast moving city of Chicago to a quiet and small town in Mississippi called Grenada. He's… Read More

Poem / Romance

October 24, 2016

Reads: 71

Shelves: 1

The JDT Desktop Publishing House

Girl from Autonomous Region of Bouganville Read More

Tags: beauty, black, atolls

Reads: 99

Shelves: 1

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this is a story of the outcasts an epic tale following their journey of love, life, and fighting for what you believe in. Read More

Poem / Other

August 31, 2016

Reads: 120

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

I felt the need to do some writing, so this is a bit of dark poetry to help release my stress.. Read More

Tags: dark, black, toxic, hollow

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