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Poem / Poetry

April 19, 2017

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The Booksie Classic House

Great BRITAIN, what is great about it? It's certainly not our country anymore. We're not aloud to fly the British flag, we are a country, segregated, a country being forced to change our beliefs and faith. Happy Christmas to become, happy holidays. What is next? happy chocolate day. I much… Read More

Tags: politics, britain

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Britain is in the grip of a glaciation. The government's solution is to deport to the north unwanted citizens... https://www.amazon.com/Asteroid-Collection-Stories-E-Rice-ebook/dp/B06XZGQYRY/ref=asap_bc?ie=UTF8 Read More
My mother always told me I was going to be great. I was going to become rich, have eleven wives, become the priminister as well as control 70% of the world's wealth. I would own a mansion, a yacht, every bank in the world. Have every and all celebrities be… Read More

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This is a poem about deer stalking, an age old Scottish pastime. Read More
Some thoughts on sexy slugs, a British national treasure and the joy of enthusiasm Read More
Mardule a Gifted from the possible future along with his colleagues Bishy and Elina and also his Grandfather encounter an Evil Being and fight to save the Universe from ceasing to exist in the first of a series of ongoing Fantasy Shorts based from early 1900's in to the distant… Read More
A review of Lucy Worsley's history of the British obsession with murder. Read More

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This is the beginning of a story based of Rapunzel but set in a future Britain that has been destroyed in a war involving biological weapons. I don't really know whether or not to continue the story so there may or may not be a follow up. Read More

Poem / Other

May 04, 2014

Reads: 97

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An expression of disillusionment with British politics in general, but mainly with those currently in power. Read More
Another piece for my African American Lit class, this one focusing on the act that abolished the slave trade in Britain in 1807. The Act was "toothless" in many respects because slavery was still allowed and slavers found many ways to circumvent the restriction on trading. Read More

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A mammoth fortress sitting atop a strategic mountain is supposedly the key to winning a war of attrition between the UK and France 2035. For common infantry soldier Nick Ramayious this task seems like an unnecessary waste of men, but does he know what truly lies in the heart of… Read More
Another Essay i did in year 12- 2012 on the beatles and their influence on british life in the 1960's. Once again, would LOVE LOVE LOVE! some feedback x Thoughtful Nights ~ x Read More

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I found this poem I wrote a while back. It is about being from mixed heritage parents, being a British Muslim and about being a second generation immigrant. Read More

Article / Other

December 12, 2013

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Comments: 2

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Western leaders hypocrisy towards Mandela politics Read More

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With pressure to fit in, to look perfect, to be perfect and to get good grades in high school, Ella loses her way. Living in London when you're a teenage girl is never easy, and Ella learns the hard way. She learns to hate love, when it's the thing she… Read More

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Everyone looks at life in the music industry as glamorous and exciting. That may be the case for the A-list celebrities but what about the hard working independent musicians? Here is a detailed biography from one of the UK's top independent Music Managers. All names have been changed for security… Read More

Poem / Poetry

August 01, 2013

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I wrote this poem while I was enjoying high tea in July at the Empress hotel in Victoria BC. Read More

Short Story / Horror

July 16, 2013

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Shelves: 1

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It's the beginning of a short story i'm currently working on.. Read More

Book / Young Adult

June 03, 2013

Reads: 175

Shelves: 1

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PREVIEW VERSION TAKEN DOWN After the Final War, when humanity has to rebuild itself, where once was Britain is now a new nation. With no cause for patriotism and not wishing to risk starting a war due to pride, the people of the former Britain simply named their new nation… Read More
In 1715, a boy named Louis XV would become King of France. At that time, Zachary would be 13 years old. Turn the clock to now, and Zachary is still alive. How? It all started when Zachary was 10 years old. Read More
A Perfectly Foolish Young Man I Wanted - Part Two - Book Two - Darling Fan and a Further Octet of Essays - Far Beyond the Borderlands of Scotia. Title and image edited 15 November 2014. Read More
A Perfectly Foolish Young Man I Wanted - Book Five - Where the Halling Valley River Lies - Chapter Five - A Halling is a Halling Wherever He Is. Title, summary and text edited 17 November 2014. Read More
As a Perfectly Foolish Young Man I Wanted - Book Five - Where the Halling Valley River Lies - Rock and Roll and the Western Soul. Ed. 17/11/14. Read More
A Perfectly Foolish Young Man I Wanted - Book Five - Where the Halling Valley River Lies - Chapter Three - And So the British Blues Explosion. Read More
A Perfectly Foolish Young Man I Wanted - Book Five - Where the Halling Valley River Lies - Miss Ann Watt Had Stars In Her Eyes. Edited 17/11/14. Read More

Poem / Poetry

January 31, 2013

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Comments: 3

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A poem about the good ol british media Read More
You see me walking past in the grimy London street; guiltily you invite me into a pub for a drink. I eye you, adjust my face, and reply. Read More

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I wrote this as a challenge to myself. Everything you read I wrote on the spot, without thinking ahead with only slight fixing up and connecting a few random dots after a glance over. I wrote it with a mock Victorian britain style and theme so I hope you enjoy… Read More

Poem / Poetry

January 10, 2013

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Comments: 3

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Poem about the UKs obsession with CCTV Read More

Tags: britain, cameras, cctv

Poem / Poetry

January 10, 2013

Reads: 154

Shelves: 1

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the views of the wonderful country we live in Read More

Tags: broken, london, britain, uk

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