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If I were to walk off the face of this earth, these are my thoughts and words to the people I love at my funeral. I have been suicidal but have chosen to endure this world a bit longer to see if things will or can change. I doubt it… Read More
there lived tree friends in a forest. one,day between them there was a race. Read More

Tags: race

Reads: 106

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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Joshua and Bruce have a fierce rivalry spanning many years. The only thing the two runners hate more then losing … is losing to each other. Will this, their final race be any different… Read More
Would it all make sense? My poem. Read More
Entered and won 3rd place in the Richmond, VA Peace Education Center's 2019 Essay Contest, Remembering 1619 and Restoring Justice Read More
Postwar NYC mixed race working class couple attempt to live the American dream with a Niagara Falls honeymoon. But, it only kind of worked. The couple was trying to assimilate. However, Western NY state wasn't quite ready for them. Read More
You'll have to admit it, love has conquered you. My poem. Read More

Tags: love, life, race, complete

Poem / Poetry

August 15, 2019

Reads: 178

Comments: 1

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I don't normally brag about women, but this one is really something. My poem. Read More

Tags: love, woman, race, gorgeous

I don't care if this essay convinces people who think otherwise or not, I just felt like it needed to be said. *This article by Pride covers the subject well enough: https://www.pride.com/movies/2019/7/08/little-mermaid-was-originally-metaphor-unrequited-gay-love Read More
This Story is a about a young man who strive to become great in life without getting influenced by the bad lifestyles of his friends in High school. Read More
Some thoughts on the attack on mosque-goers in my hometown. Read More

Tags: terror, humanity, race

Reads: 178

Shelves: 1

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A short poem for a big, great part in my life! Read More
A story of racism and class in America - who knows, it might have been yesterday. Read More
I spent my entire life in denial that racism even existed. As a graduate student in a doctorate psychology program, I am just now opening myself up to this whole world and with it has come a lot of pain, fear, and anxiety. In this essay, I speak about the… Read More
This is a story of a ‘convenient’ action made during the period of slavery... Read More

Tags: racism, black, race

Poem / Poetry

December 05, 2018

Reads: 362

Comments: 1

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A second collection of poems. Read More

Tags: love, hope, lost, eyes, race

I just couldn't help it when I saw the horse; it was so beautiful. Read More

Tags: farm, race, horse

When I was in track I was the most nervous person on the team. I would constantly worry that I'd miss a race altogether. One of my problems was that I never did good enough for myself. If I got second place I wanted first. If I got third I… Read More

Poem / Poetry

September 27, 2018

Our world is based on words and societal scales but it only takes one person to start a revolution. Read More

Tags: racism, culture, race

Reads: 234

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The The Imaginarium House

A short story about parental pride and a son's understanding of it. Read More

Featured Review by hullabaloo22

"Wow, well that was some emotional read, Kevin. It certainly did not go where I was expecting it to. Excellent use of the prompt!" Read More

A poem which takes you along the passage of time throughout the year. Read More

Tags: time, seasons, year, race

What we are actually seeing around us are just shapes and shadows and light. We could be mistaken thinking we see an actual form. A poem. Read More

Reads: 262

Comments: 2

The Booksie Classic House

I've been in many races; but the race of love is something more special. Read More
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