Race stories, books, poems, and more

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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
Some thoughts on the attack on mosque-goers in my hometown. Read More

Tags: terror, humanity, race

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: 203

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

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: 105

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: 122

Comments: 2

The Booksie Classic House

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

Reads: 1075

Comments: 4

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

The land is dying, and so are her people. Read More
Why I will no longer be answering the question, "what race are you?". Read More
This is a harsh reality for people such as myself. I truly hope however, that one day love will trump hate. Read More

Tags: hate, crime, change, race

It's a small piece of work by which the narrator tries to present a picture of the postmodern world where there is nothing like reality, everything is a mixed expression of confusion and self-centered ambitions. Read More
little conversation with your diary. Read More

Poem / Young Adult

September 25, 2017

Life is a quick sprint which can be run only once... Read More

Tags: love, life, race

Poem / Poetry

August 22, 2017

Misunderstanding leads to fear. Fear leads to violence. Read More
My thought and opinion on race in America. Read More

Reads: 339

Comments: 4

The The Imaginarium House

A short story inspired by a 6 word story by Corine Pelletier for the Imaginarium House. Read More
The story of two mountaineers being the first to scale the highest point in the world in 1953, was a massive achievement and a feat for human kind. But for me, it wasn't just about the fact that two men had successfully climbed Mount Everest. It was the fact that… Read More
Just how I see things as I have gotten older... Read More

Tags: life, sad, black, race, white

Kai is traveling in Germany when she discovers a family of Hunters. Miara immediately organizes the Tokyo Lupa to deal with it--one of the Hunters is only a teenager. Can he be saved? Just a note, I haven't finished posting all the chapters yet, but hopefully I'll have the time… Read More

Reads: 1467

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Helping my friend get gayer backfires ... Read More
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