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I think it's one of the great things to be a part of a good community. My poem. Read More
Love feelings are high on this journey. My poem. Read More
A congregation starts a new church to minister to the community. Read More
The practice of Rumspringa- or jumping/hopping around- is undertaken in many Amish communities. It involves a period of time in which an adolescent is given free reign to do as they choose within the outside world. After this period, they will return to the community and decide whether or not… Read More
A day in the life of Coleen, the hairdresser. Read More
One of the many college courses I have taken in Michigan. Read More
A tornado is approaching Dockside. Following her mother's instruction she evacuates with the Calloways. Upon returning to town she fears she has lost her entire family. Read More

Reads: 1980

Comments: 124

Shelves: 5

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The sequel to 'Cassandra'. Read More

Book / Literary Fiction

September 02, 2018

Reads: 5012

Comments: 157

Shelves: 6

The Booksie Classic House

A re-telling of the story of Cassandra in a modern day but rural community. Fantastic cover provided by Markie Bee https://www.booksie.com/users/markie-bee-223538 Read More

Featured Review by Jeff Bezaire

"Excellent job at creating the tension! You've created a true tyrant in Father - one of those wicked, domineering zealots I despise so much. Sp..." Read More

This is a story about a man who creates public awareness about the environment starting with the place that meant the most to him; the place where he met his now deceased wife. Read More
Sometimes warnings are dropped in our laps Read More

Reads: 286

Comments: 13

Shelves: 5

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The clue is in the cover pic. Read More
Just a thought to make the world a better place to survive in. Read More
Simple, it's saga's of the Earth. People who give ideas and Are turned into Main characters of a story it's a work in progress but it will do. Read More
Wolf Community, how it works Read More

Tags: community

Reads: 447

Comments: 6

Shelves: 3

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Some who come here may know booksie, some may not. But the us more experienced members know just how great booksie is. But why is that? This is the answer. Read More
Land of the freaks is a piece of historical fiction in where we follow John Dawson a young familly man who believes to have murdered his family. The truth is much stranger. We journey through the 1950's on a voyage into the dark world of the mental health practice. Read More
An essay on the "creative space" as being a home trend for 2017. Read More
Teachers come in many forms. In my life many have come in the form of being authors, and writing important words. The written word can have a dramatic impact on the way we live, through the words of wisdom that have been written down through the ages. I have been… Read More
just something that came to me while i was baked one time. Read More
About how power is distributed. Read More
Who makes the decisions? Read More
Conflict and confrontation between police and communities of color is historic, based on racism, and has very deep roots. Maltreatment of African-Americans by police .over centuries is so systemic that many police organizations don't recognize the behavior as aberrant or abhorrent. On the flip-side, regardless of how or why the… Read More

Short Story / Non-Fiction

March 08, 2016

Reads: 673

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A group of church mice expands its ministry. Read More

Tags: mouse, community, mice

Reads: 274

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Well, i'm back on Booksie, and i'd like to get to know you guys, and build a strong community! :) Read More
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