Black stories, books, poems, and more

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The Poems House

It is hard to move on, but it is a necessary part of life. Read More

Poem / Romance

May 13, 2018

Reads: 20

Comments: 2

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The The Imaginarium House

dedicated to a very special girl :D Read More

Tags: love, black, hole, kathrina

*This book increases your "Enchanting," skill* A folk tale about black soulgems. Author: --anonymous-- Read More
*Why are blacks not wealthy* Excerpts from an interview with a Jewish leader about Blacks. INTERVIEWER: Why are blacks so behind Economically? JEWISH LEADER: The only thing blacks understand is Consumption. Blacks don't understand the importance of creating and building wealth.… Read More

Short Story / Other

March 20, 2018

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The Booksie Classic House

A young man finally gets the attention he has desired all of his life. Read More

Tags: black, southern

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Comments: 1

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The Booksie Classic House

"The woods was covered in mist. The rustling of leaves and the wisps of the air were like whispers of Death himself which made the people cower in fear just by the atmosphere of the woods. Each bark and twig of the trees were as black as charcoal, its… Read More

Tags: smile, girl, black, woods

Poem / Poetry

February 08, 2018

Reads: 69

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

Originally posted on my Facebook on January 15, 2017, this poem summarizes my thoughts on the use of the 'n' word. Read More

Poem / True Confessions

February 05, 2018

Reads: 22

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The Booksie Classic House

This is a piece I wrote while being angry with someone I've known for over a year. He asked the same dumb question 3 times within 9 months. Look, if you want to learn, I'll be more than happy to educate. But you have to actually want to learn… Read More

Poem / Poetry

February 01, 2018

Reads: 52

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The Booksie Classic House

Tags: alone, lonely, soul, sky, black

O’Llenodecaca San is a struggling American Poet who has drifted aimlessly about America and the globe in quest of inspiration in locations and situations where even the blindest and deafest could easily could find enough inspiration for a lifetime and he has come up empty handed. This,… Read More
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 05, 2017

Reads: 28

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The Booksie Classic House

Always have to prove something ... Read More

Poem / Poetry

October 02, 2017

Reads: 71

Comments: 4

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The Booksie Classic House

The world as the Black Paper Moon destroys. Read More

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Comments: 10

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The Booksie Classic House

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

Poem / Non-Fiction

September 29, 2017

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The Booksie Classic House

Black is more than Colour. Read More

Tags: god, tears, black, gold, african

Poem / Poetry

September 20, 2017

Reads: 53

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The Booksie Classic House

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The Booksie Classic House

BLACK GUITAR- Come Alive Read More

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Comments: 2

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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: 96

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The Booksie Classic House

"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: 55

Comments: 3

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The Booksie Classic House

Everything is so much simpler without grey! Read More

Tags: black, grey, white

Book / Horror

March 08, 2017

Reads: 81

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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: 93

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Tags: world, darkness, black

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