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Poem / Poetry

January 26, 2013

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The Booksie Classic House

Written: circa 2012 Meaning: This poem was written metaphorically about police brutality and the excessive force they use all too often. It's advocating standing up and speaking out against the police who are abusing their positions. Read More

Poem / Poetry

January 26, 2013

Reads: 101

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Written: circa 2011 Meaning: They passed a few laws in the state where I live that are in direct opposition of the United States Constitution and I was pretty angry about it, but it seemed as though nobody else cared to stand up against it. I wrote this poem to… Read More

Poem / Humor

February 22, 2012

Reads: 228

Comments: 9

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A brief contemplation on the state of the world's resources (opinions given are not necessarily those of the author). Read More

Reads: 175

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

a sonnet i had to do in class but loved it :D the rhyme scheme was abab, cdcd, efef, gg, and it had to have 10 syllables in each line. Read More
Some thoughts and facts on freedom of speech, writing, and expression. I have also cited times when books were either banned or burned by certain sects in society. Read More

Poem / Poetry

April 20, 2007

Reads: 278

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

In America we have so many freedoms. And we seem to abuse them all, especially the freedom of speech. Read More
December, 2006 and January, 2007 have already presented two instances where, on separate occasions, persons said some things and openly expressed opinions which met with the disapproval of others in authority over them. 1. In one instance, a college basketball coach, openly complained about his team having to play 4… Read More
This is to present a lighter and somewhat sarcastic view of a truly serious issue, currently, under heated public debate. From September 11, 2001 until now, the end of 2006, this debate has been gradually intensifying. On one side of the debate are civil libertarians who claim that one or… Read More
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