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Poem / Poetry

July 23, 2020

Reads: 32

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

The refugee is a tearful poetry quatrains Read More
Vince and Meixiang, their looks now defiled by underground plastic surgeons, take advantage of this by seeking out a person who can help them get to Mexico. Randall is confronted by an old flame. John decides to cooperate with the feds without a deal in writing. Read More
This story recounts my experience of finding an East German refugee in our basement. Read More
2020 draws near...Build that wall, already! Read More
It's refugee day and I just kind of wanted to share my thoughts. Read More
The naivity of youth and the desire to seek a better life is examined in a story about two children, living in different countries, separated by a fence and border guards both have a burning curiosity to see what is on the other side. Read More

Book / Fantasy

May 31, 2016

Reads: 3700

Shelves: 1

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A rebel without a cause attitude in a world constrained by Martial Law. Humanity’s future rests on the shoulders of the generation of tomorrow, where modern society no longer has any merit and only the youthful perspectives of a young radical gang leader and a righteous physics genius can save… Read More
'The Cold Border' is actually based off of a real event (heavily embellished) when my brother and I (Nick) were on our way back from western Canada (middle of no where for work) in the peak of winter. My heater died and we were stuck in -35C degree temperatures for… Read More

Short Story / Westerns

March 04, 2015

Reads: 1243

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A man searches for peace on his way to the border and must overcome human errors and irony Read More
Once upon a time, there were two countries along the sea. They were always fighting over the border. One day, a person suggested to pick up a dog from each country and let them fight... rural traditional story, 354 words. Read More
Glimpse in the life of an immigrant waiting to be waived by. Read More

Book / Other

August 22, 2013

Reads: 554

Comments: 2

The Booksie Classic House

About the line between reality and fantasy. Read More

Essay / Travel

August 18, 2013

Reads: 458

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Wherein I make an honest mistake on a train. Read More
Darkness has descended upon the world; the fabric of society has been torn asunder, sovereign nations collapse under their own burdens, once stable governments are ushered into revolution and allies of old are thrust into war. The tentacles of darkness have inevitably traveled across the Atlantic and are now tightening… Read More
I wrote this seven or eight months ago, after one of the GOP candidates made a remark about building an electric fence between the US and Mexico to stop illegal immigrants from coming into the country. Read More
Danika Hull was only seventeen years old when she was auctioned off for the rest of her life. Her marriage dreams were crushed under foot as her father, Michael Hull became in partnership with Conrado Gonzalez, a top computer manufactoruer. His son is an illegal, living in the US and… Read More
This was a really short song that came to mind. It's rather sad and very, very short I think. So please review and tell me what you think! Read More
I wrote this after talking to a friend of mine who is a border patrol officer. His daily job is to go out and arrest people who are 'illegally' crossing the border. I believe ALL people should have the freedom to go wherever they want to go as long as… Read More
A Theatrical horror epic, set in the midst of a strange European country caught in the midst of a gruesome Civil War, and the amazing journey that a young boy will take from the bloody fields of war, to the great palaces of the Royal Family. His Guide; Dr. Erachus,… Read More

Reads: 469

Comments: 5

The Booksie Classic House

A poem about the lovely soul of a challenged artist Read More

Short Story / Other

February 23, 2009

Reads: 567

Comments: 2

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A short story I wrote for English. It is fictional, set in a fantasy land, but it is inspird by modern day refugees. An extreme imagintive response to current issues. Read More

Reads: 733

Comments: 7

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Aftermath of a "contact" (combat) on the SWA/Namibian - Angola border. Read More
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