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A essay that I wrote earlier in my current school year about the Battle of Lexington and Concord Read More

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Ironically I wrote this during pride month. I didn’t think much on how people should be proud about themselves, but on how others treated them and how it effected them. Especially on the people that supposed to love them. An old poem Read More

Tags: history, lgbt

Book / Fantasy

November 07, 2018

This is a story that I titled "Strange World" and it concerns a strange and unique being that is suddenly transported to Earth in the middle of World War I in 1918. This story follows the main character called Wally through the decades as he learns and adapts to life… Read More
The poem expresses my view that some of the obvious roots of World War Two can be found in World War One. Read More

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The The Imaginarium House

Ed Brownlee is having to cope with moving to the suburbs and to a new school. These are not the only changes he is going to face. Cover designed by Booksie's Markie Bee. https://www.booksie.com/users/markie-bee-223538 Read More
Peace has reigned in Moorbia, due primarily to the tireless efforts of NOVA, the international body set up to arbitrate disputes. It has kept the peace for many decades and has avoided several major conflicts. But it has been a strained peace, like the calm before a storm, like a… Read More

Poem / Poetry

October 21, 2018

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Mythology and history is combined in this rhythmic poem about ancient battle. Read More
An attempt at retelling certain classic Greek Myths for the modern era, along with reinterpretation of certain charecters and situations, beginning with the tale of Jason and the Argonauts. Read More
Upon retirement I looked forward to painting and writing, also enjoying our cabin in North Georgia. Health insurance premiums rising altered my long-sought plans and my wife and I faced decisions, primarily that I get an extra job for health insurance benefits. One job I applied didn't suit my character.… Read More
A timeline of events that happened starting with a visit to Gettysburg. Read More

Poem / Poetry

October 04, 2018

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Comments: 3

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I'm taking a trip to the library today. Read More

Poem / Non-Fiction

October 02, 2018

Me finishing with a theme that has been plaguing me for a long time Read More
God's creation is the best creation but Yahweh added to that. Then in the end we, God and I looked toward the end as Yahweh's creation was debunked and saw how bland the truth was so God raised Yahweh's story to that of a prophecy and it had all taken… Read More

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An assignment I had to complete for my world history class. Basically a modern version of the Declaration written much less politely. Read More
A brief history of the Internet. Read More
Massachusetts, 1837: Edward Collins, a young rich boy with a longing for adventure, sneaks away from boring academic life to board an exploration ship about to sail for an uncharted island. The people he meets and the exciting things he discovers will leave him with a life-changing experience. Read More
In the high country and a dunny on a saddle. Read More

Poem / Poetry

August 31, 2018

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The The Black Power Pantheon House

A poem created to remember the great gifts that Black People have given to the world despite overwhelming odds. I want everyone reading this poem to learn something new. I encourage you to use Google if a line doesn't make sense to you. If I got you to understand… Read More

Tags: history, black

Live Through My Poems Read More
A free-form poem for my Roger loving Outlander friends. Read More
Katherine Howard languishes in the tower, thinking over her life on her last night on Earth before she is due to be executed by King Henry. Read More
in a scramble for power, who will dominate all? Read More
The truth you are far enough along to understand at last about the Neaq of the Loh Lih, God and Yahweh and Jesus, the Gods, angels, spirits and the aith briefly discussed from beginning to end that is upon us. Read More
When Isabella sees a middle aged woman dancing alone in the streets, she thinks it is a joke. But as more and more people join this woman in the strange flailing waltz that continues for days in the mid Summer heat, she begins to see something oddly supernatural and… Read More

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a young hunter is given a mission to find a witch. embark on a journey with him and witness the complexity of his action and self in this story. Read More
This is a book which is buried under today's world so nobody reads it. It became flash popular in 1990s. But it was was banned in Europe as the church believed it would damage their religion. Found in a cave(in Egypt, close to the Arabian border) where… Read More
lily rose loves to sing but she is really shy but one day she goes to the opera and then when she got back, she was caught singing by her best friend. they find a secret book written when she was little saying how much she wants to perform.… Read More

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