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Poem / Poetry

August 03, 2020

Reads: 27

Comments: 2

The Booksie Classic House

Blaming everything on oppression, even from those helping you. Read More

Tags: black, shades, 5

Christmas is supposed to be a very special and happy time for all of us but it's not the same with Mathew's family. Read More

Tags: christmas, black

One drunk night and stoned on klonopin I wrote this and followed the recipe for my own spirit cooking. Marina Abramavoic has a special place in hell. Read More

Reads: 514

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

There is no peace. Read More

Tags: war, peace, black

A poem written by Keytwo Water based on being a racially black youth in South Africa, and the complexities that occur with that. Read More
a poem about black youth acknowleding the privileges we got from our forefathers through their hardships Read More

Tags: youth, black

Davis Clement is a forty year old man who lives alone in his Ohio house. As he drifts off from watching a science fiction movie on cable, high definition, television, he hears a knock on the front door. When he sees two strange looking, black eyed children, on the porch,… Read More

Reads: 123

Comments: 7

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Cover image: pixabay.com Read More

Tags: black, yin, yang, crows, white

Reads: 100

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A science fiction tale about the mysterious Black Eyed Children, or BEK's for short. Read More
It is what it is. It simply and not simply just is. Read More

Reads: 142

Comments: 6

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Tags: dark, life, lost, black, weary

Meet Black Hat. What exactly is he doing, and is the crowd even paying attention? Read More
Warning: Only for those interested in true knowledge and power non believers may look upon the art which they have created and may even judge but will gain no knowledge for personal benefit. Read More

Script / Humor

September 27, 2019

Reads: 212

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Mayor Satch facilitates a meeting with Hansbay’s Chapter of the Organization for Black Liberty, or OBL, after a controversial police encounter with Pierce. His advisors try to make sure he doesn’t give in. Greg gives up on pursuing Jerry and heads to a gay bar. Kayla moves into her new… Read More

Reads: 169

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Summer is not fun for everyone. Read More

Book / Romance

July 14, 2019

Reads: 207

Shelves: 1

The Review Chain House

At the height of the Vietnam war a black teen is forced to confront the reality of her brothers death... Read More

Tags: female, black, justice, poc, 70s

Reads: 245

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

As if I was there! My poem. Read More

Book / Other

June 29, 2019

Reads: 349

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Erishon finds himself torn between new love and old love. Read More
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Poem / Poetry

April 12, 2019

Reads: 202

Comments: 10

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Just one black rose. Read More
A story of racism and class in America - who knows, it might have been yesterday. Read More

Short Story / Horror

February 02, 2019

Reads: 310

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

The fae can be an evil creature, slurping up one's life force and creating hellish memories. Read More

Reads: 497

Shelves: 1

The Devin Shane House

This is my first trip into Sci-fiction, fantasy, or whatever you call it. This is a bloody and lustful story about Vampires and Slayers. Y'all can let me know if I should keep going with it or not. Read More

Poem / Poetry

December 27, 2018

Reads: 264

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Scroll down to begin reading Read More

Tags: poetry, poem, past, black, guy

This is a story of a ‘convenient’ action made during the period of slavery... Read More

Tags: racism, black, race

Its good you should read it. Read More

Tags: death, snow, black

Poem / Poetry

October 07, 2018

Tags: poetry, poems, black, void

Poem / Poetry

October 07, 2018

Reads: 325

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

one of the first poems i wrote this year. Read More

Poem / Fantasy

September 27, 2018

Reads: 238

Comments: 3

Shelves: 4

The Booksie Classic House

The memories of a citizen of Aeradien. A poem for my novel, Locked Behind Amethyst Eyes. Enjoy. Read More

Featured Review by Jeff Bezaire

"Excellent poem! The repetitive theme in each stanza, as well as some of the phrases gives the piece a ballad feel. The imagery is phenomenal -..." Read More

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