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Poem / Horror

October 28, 2019

Reads: 47

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

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: 127

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: 107

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Summer is not fun for everyone. Read More

Reads: 192

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

There is no peace. Read More

Tags: war, peace, black

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: 122

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

As if I was there! My poem. Read More

Book / Other

June 29, 2019

Reads: 256

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: 135

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: 212

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: 357

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: 204

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: 217

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

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

Poem / Fantasy

September 27, 2018

Reads: 177

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

Poem / Poetry

September 25, 2018

Reads: 120

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A poem I wrote in college for Latin Heritage month, which was published in The Literary Journal of Bronx Community College, Thesis, 2017. Read More

Book / Mystery and Crime

September 15, 2018

Reads: 354

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

the tale of a detective in a haunted house looking for a one of a kind black diamond! Read More

Tags: black

In honor to all the Black Boys who didn't make to their own Graduations. Read More

Tags: death, men, black

Like the title says, a poem with a lot of 'black' in it Read More

Tags: black, nonsense

Poem / Poetry

August 31, 2018

Reads: 213

Comments: 1

The The Black Power Pantheon House

Interrogates the relationship between the Written & Spoken word in the context of Black Resistance Struggles. Read More

Poem / Poetry

August 31, 2018

Reads: 198

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The The Black Power Pantheon House

A poem created to remember the great gifts that Black People have given to the world despite overwhelming odds. I want everyone reading this poem to learn something new. I encourage you to use Google if a line doesn't make sense to you. If I got you to understand… Read More

Tags: history, black

Reads: 156

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

#TRIPPoetry presents: Nightmares of a Black Child. Read More

Tags: matter, black, lives

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