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Short Story / Romance

October 06, 2019

Reads: 87

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Passing through a town, I picked up on some strange customs. Read More
Isaiah mentions Cyrus in the bible. This Cyrus was the servant of God to deliver the Jews from captivity, and get the temple foundations laid. Cyrus was doing great until he came up against the queen of the Massagetai. The book is by Herodotus, and is worth a read. Read More

Reads: 448

Comments: 3

The The Imaginarium House

A short essay on the origins of Halloween. Read More
My final thoughts concerning the Confederate Flag, the use of symbolism as a powerful tool to convey ideas. A distinction between slavery and racism. Whether we should idolize the Confederate Flag as cultures have idolized objects before, and the dangers of doing so. Our belief system and a conclusion… Read More
A brief discussion and analysis of the Confederate flag, its symbolism and if it's appropriate to display today as a symbol of American pride as so many do without any knowledge behind its creation and what it represented, then and ultimately now. Read More
A man's thoughts watching a porn film; nothing explicit. Human relationships,void of meaning? Read More
A research paper written on the topic of death and the customs surrounding death in the culture and religion of ancient Greece. Written in 2003. Read More
The final part of my account of arriving in Massachusetts from Ireland in 1970 Read More
The Saga of Ragnfridr Hallbjornsdottir. Chapter 1, 2 and 3 Set in Iron Age Baltic Caught in a storm, a teenage girl and her dog are cast away on an unihabited island in the Baltic Sea. Read More

Poem / Poetry

January 05, 2008

Reads: 378

Comments: 4

The Booksie Classic House

Tips for unconditional Love... Read More
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