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Poem / Memoir

December 03, 2017

Reads: 6

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Outwitting the stereotype... Read More

Poem / Memoir

November 15, 2017

Reads: 16

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A poem by a somewhat insecure African American woman Read More
can you guess? Read More

Tags: love, hate, greed, lust, pride

Reads: 687

Comments: 2

Shelves: 3

The Booksie Classic House

Abandoned as an infant... Surviving on the streets... Found by a man who knows more about who they are than they do... What would you do if someone tries to take away a family you just found? Read More

Tags: war, trust, pride, lion, alpha

Reads: 82

Comments: 1

Shelves: 3

The Review Chain House

This is a set of 7 poems focused on the 7 deadly sins without using their names. WARNING: deals with some strong themes. Read More

Short Story / Other

August 23, 2017

Reads: 38

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Will this dancer let go of her dreams or will she stay. Read More

Tags: dreams, pride, dancing

Poem / Non-Fiction

July 25, 2017

Reads: 44

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

The boy, was a girl instead. Read More

Tags: gay, confusion, pride

Things you would normally get angry over, should be revisited in order to see the truth in the situation. Only then can you see your own faults. Read More
As a child Emilia Gutierrez underwent through experiences unlike any other person her age. Despite these difficulties, she was able to conquer hardships through her own strength and determination. On the night of her parents' deaths, she received a voice that remained dormant for a long time. After an unexpected… Read More

Reads: 60

Comments: 4

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

I wrote this poem to commemorate Pride Month. As an out-and-proud gay man, I feel it's my responsibility to represent my community everywhere I go. There are still many stereotypes that minimizes us; there are still people who believe we belong in Hell. We've got politicians trying to strip us… Read More

Reads: 51

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

As we are in Pride Month, I wanted to publish some poems dedicated to the love of my life. After many heartaches throughout the years, I finally found a guy that loves me, respects me, and supports me all the way. We've been together for fourteen months now, and we've… Read More

Tags: love, gay, pride, young, lgbt

Reads: 246

Comments: 3

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Tags: love, betrayal, pride

Reads: 44

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

I look around, and this is what I see. I am all about Girl Power, but the power has to come from us. Read More

Poem / Poetry

April 22, 2017

Reads: 79

Comments: 2

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

the original sin Read More

Tags: poetry, poem, pride, sin

Poem / Poetry

April 17, 2017

Reads: 115

Comments: 6

Shelves: 2

The Vintage Publishing House

Staying true to who I am despite the turmoil. Read More

Reads: 145

Comments: 1

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

Hardship can be seen on the faces of many people you encounter on each journey you may take today. There's always a back story of how hard someone had it, and they only feel comfortable telling others that are in the same position as them. They complain for the sake… Read More

Reads: 80

Comments: 3

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Tags: pride, giving-up

Reads: 286

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

takes you to land of the wild where a young lion cub embarks on a journey of his life to find answers to the unknown. along side him are his friends who will accompany him on his journey. will the young lion cub find the answers he's been searching for? Read More

Tags: pride, lion, misty, roar

Poem / Poetry

November 08, 2016

Reads: 49

Comments: 1

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

Entry 3 from the College Journal poetry works. Read More

Poem / Poetry

September 22, 2016

7 lines of 7 words - written for grade 10 portfolio. Read More
I wrote this, in 2009. It's part of my 8th lyric set, Corrupted Peace. Read More
      michael sat in front of the t.v. contemplating what his tactic would be if he were in a submarine, that had no fuel, and the oxygen tank was subsiding. his train of thought was interrupted, as his mom entered the room. she was still in her white… Read More

Tags: pride, swallowing

Poem / Poetry

April 02, 2016

Reads: 407

Comments: 11

Shelves: 5

The Booksie Classic House

Be proud of yourself no matter what. Read More
A human's brain is like a painting, certain colours making up different things. An infinite set of colours for someone's thoughts. So why is it that certain people choose to limit themselves to black and white? To limit themselves to the boring shades of black and white. Choose to see… Read More

Poem / Poetry

March 10, 2016

Reads: 71

Shelves: 1

The Poems House

An exercise in rhyme with vague subjects to ponder. Read More
HOT DAMN! I'm Black and I'm Proud is a response poem to my African Queen. American Princess poem. The once young and shameful black female has grown into a proud black woman embracing her life and herself as THE African Queen. American Princess. Read More
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