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Disaster piece whereby fire struck an oil rig. Live through each harrowing moment: men saving comrades, the electrifying rescue, lax safety and stunning aftermath about corporate greed. Read More
What would you expect if you made a ground-breaking discovery that could save the lives of millions of people worldwide and revolutionize medical science? Would you expect to be thrown out of your job and ostracized from your industry? One woman finds a way to fight back and make a… Read More

Poem / Horror

June 12, 2014

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A poem about Yoth in the Dreamlands. Read More

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This was an assignment I had for my Dickens writing class. We had to emulate Dickens' style in his "Sketches by Boz" short stories. The service industry is something I am familiar with and all of the things that come with it. Read More
Two strangers qualify for a AIDS study hosted by the pharmaceutical industry. They come to the US for the study and get more help from each other than the study but end up suffering for it. Read More

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Comments: 264

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Amisha Singh was living a lonely life with her brother Rohan after the death of her father until the handsome and sexy superstar Jai Banshi(JB) comes into her life. She found herself attracting to this mysterious man and also in a world whom she hated to her core-the film industry. Read More

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Imagine a place where dreams can be mistaken for reality and the crime of thievery can be committed inside your mind. Imagine a space with endless possibilities and concepts. Imagine a world where a simple idea can be turned into a deadly weapon. Read More

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People continue to play ignorant to the destruction their habits have on the environment. Read More

Script / Non-Fiction

April 13, 2013

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People from India were migrating to other countries for several centuries now. Coolie in Indian language means porter, sombody employed to do chores. The coolie man migration is perpetual, the exodus of people. Read More
An evergreen news story for the news show CPTV about rethinking computer designs. Read More

Poem / Poetry

October 26, 2012

Reads: 105

Comments: 1

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I wrote this piece after seeing a crow munching on some ice cream in Washington Square Park. Read More

Short Story / Young Adult

September 23, 2012

Reads: 112

Shelves: 1

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Grime is raw like an open wound, rough like rubbing your face on a 5 o’clock shadow with unmistakable passion and the heart of a thousand lions. Grime has its own rules that set it apart from Hip Hop. My name is Charlie Boy. I’m or I was a DJ.… Read More
Iraqi security officers were very helpful, professional and respectful to all mourners. On Monday, at least 28 people were killed and 78 wounded in a wave of bomb attacks in central Iraq against mourners. I Ajmal Mehdi condemns in the strongest terms by volunteering my time in Karbala for help… Read More
One's Dream This is a story about a girl named Fortuna, who was born into a world where this one's girl destiny was hiding inside of her all this time. Because of her isolation, her personality, her creative mind, and her one goal, changed her forever. While many gamble their… Read More
A short biographical travel sketch describing efforts to get a passport to travel. Read More

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This poem is about some of the uses and negative effects of fire. It can be our servant as well as our worst enemy. Photography reproduced from Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Read More
Summer ended abruptly as if somebody pushed an off button; China and Pakistan were flooded; Mudslides, earth quakes and wild fires kept their word; Hurricanes took a sabbatical, that’s good; Read More

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Just a draft of a novel I might write someday, sooner rather than later if people like it. the title may be misleading, I have not decided on a fixed down title yet so please don't judge and internet book by its...screen? Read More

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This poem expresses my concern in the manner we continue to abuse and destroy nature in the name of technology. Read More

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Mother Nature tries her best to keep the children she has from falling away. But throughout all time she has suffered. The children born to her have all betrayed all she is. Destroying, burning, and industrializing. A rape to all that are her daughters. The earth itself. Read More

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Comments: 1

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When a titan of industry deals with his past and present in a society described "disturbed" way, he finds out that his entire life is meaningless and slowly discovers a way to deal with it. This story is ment to jump start the thoughts of readers, and get them to… Read More

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Poetry on faith, The Faith based poetry of John E WordSlinger. Read More

Poem / Other

March 05, 2009

Reads: 154

Shelves: 1

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Artist: Mo-Re Album: Open Mind Read More

Poem / Poetry

December 16, 2008

Reads: 104

Shelves: 1

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A poem i wrote after seeing the effect of pollution in my own little city. i hope this at least helps one person to make a small change for the better. Read More

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