Persecution stories, books, poems, and more

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Short Story / Other

July 21, 2016

Reads: 104

Comments: 4

Shelves: 3

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Ten women in a village are accused of being witches. Read More

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Shelves: 1

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Revisiting the beach I first learned to swim- fearlessness- a cliff led up from the strand and in the meadow a bull skulled all day- a warning in red paint ''Beware of Bull'' Read More
Jeanne D'arc, a young girl living in the French country side, comes face to face with an angel and must face her destiny as the martyr of France. Read More

Book / Fan Fiction

November 04, 2014

Reads: 677

Shelves: 1

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Heroes do the unexpected. Heroes take action. Heroes step out in faith. Heroes save the day. Heroes stand for truth. Whether you had the pleasure of experiencing the VBS (Vacation Bible School) "Hero Headquarters" or not, I'm sure you'll enjoy a spin through Pizza Man's next big adventure: a humorous… Read More

Poem / Poetry

February 07, 2014

Reads: 194

Comments: 6

Shelves: 1

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A revolution doesn't start with a group of people, it starts with you. Read More

Poem / Thrillers

November 10, 2012

Reads: 168

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

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forgiveness is provided easily, yet we abhor and demolish all that is superior to ourselves including ourselves. Yara, if you ever see this - keep it close to heart. I dedicate this to you. you have loved me like no other, I have failed you. deliberately. Read More
The main character has or does not have a psychotic break when he hears a familiar "click" in the ceiling of his home office. Read More
Not all witches are fictitious. This is about a witch-hunt conducted on Australian TV less than a year ago. Read More

Reads: 183

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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A short story about a strange and violent event in the life of a lost angel. Read More
<b>SUMMARY: Lara Forsyth, a young girl of 16 who has lived most of her life with her widowed father in the English colony of Jamaica, finds herself sent away to an aunt she has never met in post-Revolutionary War America. The growing unrest of the maroon population in her island&#8230; Read More

Reads: 568

Comments: 4

Shelves: 1

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This essay is about the Roma people and how they have been persecuted through out the centeries, and that America is not immune to the ill treatment of these people. Read More

Poem / Poetry

January 11, 2008

Reads: 242

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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In memory of resisting European pastors and priests imprisoned, tortured or murdered by the Nazis. Read More
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