Corruption stories, books, poems, and more

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Minimum wage in the United States of America hasn't been raised since I was working as a cashier in high school, that was over 10 years ago. It is still $7.25. Most people being paid minimum wage have to work 2 or 3 jobs to support themselves and their families.… Read More

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I wrote this poem after the Rana Plaza commercial building collapsed in Dahka, Bangladesh in 2013. It housed multiple garment factories that produced clothes for a number of big name western companies. One of the photos taken of the wreckage was sensationalized as it featured two deceased people, male and… Read More
It is during our darkest moments that we must focus to see the light. Aristotle Read More

Poem / Thrillers

July 16, 2020

This poem is based on the character the Nun Runner from my short films I make https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ur4YTXZ-MAA (Ghost -The Nun Runner's Story) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UvKi_nWwMXg (The Players-Part II) Brought to you by, Another K Production ..enjoy Read More
what can you do when it is what it is? any questions? Read More

Poem / Poetry

June 23, 2020

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It's like a seesaw with a 600 pound guy at the other end. Read More

Tags: corruption

I hope there are more like Kurt Cobain blood is now running in my mind and vein Someone has to stand while losing this pain Don't ever give up, someone tells you again Read More
A billionaire oil-tycoon is acquitted of his wife's murder. Now the only witness to one of the hottest cases in American history pulls former journalist turned con-man Lewis Maynard into a web of violence and conspiracy. Led to the streets of Brazil, pursuing something called the Black Vulture--whose worth far… Read More

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Dark Blonde is #3 in the 20 novel series. Mike Angel, 32 year old private investigator based in Chicago in 1962, agrees to help an ex-beauty queen and wife of a Congressman, find her missing rebellious sister. A body in the guest house and some spicy currents from the wife… Read More
It is an article wrote to wake human conciousness to the need to shun corruption Read More

Poem / Poetry

November 04, 2019

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Greed has a way of corrupting It can be disrupting Greed drives some mad And others to do bad Read More

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A young, headstrong policewoman is partnered with the only other woman on the force for what is supposed to be a simple and low-risk overnight stakeout. When complications arise, tensions flare between the two. Read More
- Are you sure that I am going to be your spy in the USA? - Any person in the USA is already a spy in a sense, - the lieutenant Colonel of the Federal Security Service of Russia said. - But since you invest in this word the specific… Read More

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Considering wealth, power and reality. Read More

Tags: life, corruption

A metaphor for the current Empire ( USA), as the Prodigal Star and the cancerous rot within (Zionism) that is slowly chipping away its glory. The Sphinx represents Light.Also a Cosmic clock ushering in The Age of Aquarius.And the return of the Expected One. Read More
Racial hatred and sexual obsession lead to a heinous baby switching scheme, murder and political conspiracies. Now, one baby is dead and one alive. Can her father find her before it’s too late? The past twelve years of Michael Warren’s life begin to unravel on a flight from San Francisco… Read More

Writing Contest / Fantasy

February 01, 2019

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In the country of LandsEnd, where titles are everything and corruption and turmoil are embraced, the people who reside within it's borders are whispered to have black eyes. Devoid of compassion, understanding and love, the only thing they value above anything else is crushing the souls of those who they… Read More
This is a ten minute play about the corruption of the Trump administration and how all members of it base their actions in terms of the personal gain they will receive regardless of the detriment to the country or the world. The characters are presented as a crew of clueless… Read More

Poem / Poetry

January 10, 2019

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We keep restarting. Read More
"It's amazing, isn't it? How we can adapt ourselves to our surroundings? How we can suppress our emotions? How one's thoughts can go unnoticed?" A poem about uncertainty and the dying of one's will Read More

Poem / Poetry

October 11, 2018

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Power's poison has seeped to his head. Read More

Poem / Fantasy

September 27, 2018

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The memories of a citizen of Aeradien. A poem for my novel, Locked Behind Amethyst Eyes. Enjoy. Read More
A policeman has to decide whether follow his orders or belief. Read More
Hiding is obviously the easiest route when you're labeled a parasite. Even more does it seem when discovered that you're actually the saving grace. While The Council leads a propaganda campaign about a cure, Mela Chasers scour the lands for people of color in hopes of pillaging their melanin. Young… Read More
The life of a Journalist is like the life an alcoholic. Your standing up than your falling down again. Read More

Poem / Romance

April 10, 2018

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