Mississippi stories, books, poems, and more

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Book / Non-Fiction

September 27, 2017

Reads: 20

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

In the spring of 1908 Lamar County was among the numerous areas struck by the chain of events Known historically as THE DIXIE TORNADO OUTBREAK In Mississippi the hardest hit were the communities of Purvis and Carnes, Mississippi what I have recorded here is the memory of one survivor 8… Read More

Book / Horror

December 20, 2014

Reads: 156

Shelves: 1

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In the Deep South, where violence and racism is a way of life, terror grips the tiny community of Lusaoka Mississippi. Deep in the heart of the Homochitto National Forest, people and animals are disappearing without rhyme or reason. In the oppressive heat of summer, someone or something is stalking… Read More
The Missouri River is a lazy river flows slowly through Sioux City, Iowa bisecting into South Sioux City into Nebraska and Sioux City in Iowa. Big Sioux River seperates Sioux City into North Sioux City in South Dakota. Sioux City is a Tri-State and Three River City, A unique city… Read More

Short Story / Horror

October 09, 2013

Reads: 177

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

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In this brief and eerie tale, the owner of a historical property deep in the heart of the Mississippi Delta discovers that history often repeats itself, and that a primitive wildness festers below the thin facade of humanity. Read More

Reads: 279

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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This poem shows the view point from the perspective of a black child in times of severe racism and oppression. Through his words we see the world of history, where people were made to suffer just because of their skin colour. The poem is set in the mid 1900's where… Read More

Reads: 126

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

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The diner was slow today, and the news was upsetting the customers. Read More

Essay / Memoir

January 17, 2013

Reads: 177

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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A memory that has always puzzled me about my alarm, regarding the birds, is of me at my grandparent's house in Mississippi. Read More

Book / Romance

January 31, 2011

Reads: 594

Comments: 4

Shelves: 1

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White Trash is a love story between two teens who found love beneath the color of their skin. Rick was white and his father had a secret. A secret he would use to end their relationship. Ricks father had no intentions of letting his son become a nigger lover and… Read More

Reads: 121

Shelves: 1

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The new doctor in town has to deal with the skeletons (and skulls) in the old doctor's closet. Read More

Reads: 138

Comments: 3

Shelves: 1

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it all seemed just about right. Read More

Reads: 217

Shelves: 1

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Some thoughts on creative writing, how I do it, why I do it, and how I come up with characters. Read More

Poem / Poetry

October 23, 2008

Reads: 175

Shelves: 1

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A song about college Read More

Short Story / Memoir

July 26, 2008

Reads: 206

Shelves: 1

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somewhere along the way, we auctioned off my innocence and traded it in for a lapse in faith. Read More
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