Ethics stories, books, poems, and more

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This is an assignment I did for a graduation project, There are many reasons I chose to research hackers but who cares about that. Looking at this now after doing more writing/research projects on my own this is hideous to look at and I'm amazed that I passed but, but… Read More

Poem / Poetry

February 15, 2017

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i am not a princess to be saved but a Queen who can handle this shit very well... Read More

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the patterns in the wallpaper - the clouds in the sky. are the images we see more than we believe them to be? joseph cooper, war veteran and widower, is spending his last days in slow decline. with dementia taking the last of what he has left his days are… Read More
A poem about how far you are willing to go emotionally. How far are you willing to go, to put yourself in the mind of a character you are writing about in a book. Read More

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A reenacting of a Star Wars scenario turns out to be the product of alien mind-reading. Sequel to ICHTHYS and ETERNITY. Continues in MURDER IN SAPPHINGTON and INJIL IN JOULES. Read More

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Michael has made his bed by following his own humanitarian beliefs. Now he must lay in it. Read More
A Jane Austen pastiche engaging with the ethical and philosophical questions encountered in the algorithmic programming of the safety features of driverless cars. Read More

Short Story / Fantasy

September 08, 2015

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A short story about a job interview, fantastic, terrifying, and beautiful creatures, and a huge moral dilemma. Can man ever really play god? Read More
Humanity seems to be on the decline heading towards destruction with a real decline in values and ethics. Within the world today, morals and ethics are on a decline and we have started weighing life in terms of materialism. Due to selfishness and compassion in societies, humanity is waning giving… Read More
Advances in hospital technology are amazing, and rapidly increasing in use. Designed primarily to extend life, often though, these machines simply prolong death. The consequences of prolonged death can have devastating effects on lives of the loved-ones of the critically injured or ill. It is scary to imagine what it… Read More

Book / Science Fiction

January 17, 2015

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Mine dives headfirst into the quaky territory of the ethics genetic engineering, and illustrates the conflict between the evil and beauty of it. Demonstrating the tension that can be caused between family, friends, and lovers, when something created by man is dropped into the equation. The main character Andrew struggles… Read More
Satis Shroff is a poet living in Freiburg, German and he writes this time about the trauma of Charlie Hebdo as well as the terrorist attacks in Paris and feels the pulse of the country he has been living in over thirty years. Read More

Article / Humor

January 07, 2015

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Imagine being asked to emcee an event. You read out someone's name, it is male, but you see a female in that recipient. How embarrassing! What a lesson. Now that you have an idea, why not read more? Enjoy. Let me know what you think. :) Read More

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Introduction of new Booksie member. Read More
When you have a conflict what goest through your thoughts? Read More

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1 universe #1 how small are we in thought? Read More

Poem / Poetry

November 11, 2014

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The desensitization of moral and ethics I believe is part of the beast as well as a person. People becoming a little colder a little meaner and having more of a temper overlooking morals. Read More

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Poetic thoughts regarding both the body, and soul. Read More

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This is a poem I wrote dealing with the themes of Nuclear War. I hope you like it! Read More
One of the most misunderstood statements made by Nietzsche is sadly his most famous one. Gott ist Tot. Is God dead? Is he dead biologically, killed by a biological subject by means of a material instrument with blood gushing out of his veins? Read More

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A short poem I wrote over a sleepless night. I had a collection of lines and threw them together over a few minutes. Please let me know what you think. Thanks. Read More
My essay focuses upon the consequences that can arise if genetic engineering in the human race was mainstream. With modern technological advancement, the bio-ethical concerns regarding this field are one of the most debated topics of today. This essay examines the future implications of genetic engineering in society and its… Read More

Short Story / Other

November 08, 2013

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The content of the story could be perceived as shocking, that is not the intent behind writing it. It is written only as a philosophical quandary. Read More

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We are an audience to written testimonies by a judge who has managed to uncover evidence that could've saved the late Mr.Yousuf Zaidi; an oncologist responsible for carrying out mass euthanasia in a St. John's hospital, from the death sentence that had been levied upon him a few days back.… Read More

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Born to a impoverished family in South Chicago, Sindile Johnson must learn the hardest lessons of life in this riveting and sometimes heartbreaking Novel that tells the story of his life and the ones around him, as Sindile begins to learn that life is not just black and white, and… Read More

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Nathan is a lawyer who fights human trafficking. He gets a huge fight on his hand when someone close to him is involved in a serious case. One with a fatal end. My first proper short story, so be nice please. English is also not my first language :) Read More

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Describe the process and perceptions of 'Designer babies'. (Please let me know if any information in this essay is incorrect and must be changed. The general description of the types of modern genetic engineering is loose, but this is in order to focus on the philosophy of the process rather… Read More

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What goes around comes around. The hubris of youth meets the calls from the wild. Read More
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