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Poem / Poetry

April 15, 2010

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Comments: 2

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This is something I made up after something happened in class. Read More
A short look at racism and civil-rights. Read More
Muhammad Ali, known as "The Greatest", he was not only a great boxer but also a man of inspiration for many. Read More
Chapter 1 of my first book with a synopsis inserted on the first page so that you may consider whether or not it is for you... wasting you no time if it isn't. The original .doc formatting is pristine... the upload is taking a while to put right. Although 'Likes'… Read More
This is a an essay I had to do at school for english, it was an opinion piece about racism, referring to the Martin Luther King speech, I got a pretty good mark for it, so I hope you all think it's good too ^^. Please leave comments and tell… Read More
people today hope you like it :) Read More

Tags: life, people, racism

out of all the people on the list, why did i mistakingly pick the only white one lol Read More

Reads: 52671

Comments: 5

Shelves: 5

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An in-class essay I wrote in grade 10 english. Read More

Poem / Poetry

December 09, 2009

Reads: 273

Comments: 1

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The heart wrenching story of a battle of person. Read More
Two best friends in a time of war Read More

Tags: racism

Reads: 439

Comments: 1

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A poem that I wrote in fifth grade when we were reading "Warriors don't Cry." Hope you enjoy :) Read More
This was an essay I made for class. It's an apology-letter to a little girl, built on a short story called The New Girl by mr. Marc Mitchell. It's really great for its length, and deals with racism. My essay got A+ and the teacher read it out loud for… Read More
Shanty Town was an informal settlement in South Africa just before apartheid. This article is about life in this informal settlement. It is a discriptive peace of the fear, pain and suffering inflicted on it's residents Read More
This is a short english assignment on my choise of subjebt apartheid, it contains basic history about ANC and the sharpeville massacre aswell as a book analysis/reviw on "the cry of Winnie Mandela" by Njabulo S. Ndebele. I´m not sure about rating but the history of apartheid is a blood… Read More
A poem on human failures and history, the passing of fear and suspicion to the next generation. The poem's characters are somewhat "Ameri-centric" by necessity, as I have never lived anywhere else, and besides no short poem could possibly encompass all of human history. Much of the poem is excercised… Read More

Book / Romance

July 26, 2009

Reads: 1536

Comments: 16

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Nomuula is a African girl who immigrates to England with her two sisters in search for a better life and education. She has always been very innocent and grateful to the world, but as she gets more experienced on how cruel life can be she looses faith. It is a… Read More

Essay / Memoir

July 26, 2009

Reads: 613

Comments: 9

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This the first assignment for my creative writing course that I am auditing online. It's purpose is to use sensory discriptors to describe a place that is important to me the author. I have blended this with a historical perspective, concerning my city of residence, as well. Further information about… Read More
This poem is about the injustice which takes place in the place I call home. I cannot keep shut because I am as human as every single person in this world. Life has to be respected whatever the differences which makes each individual different from the other. Every human being… Read More
A girl expirences what happens when you fall in love with someone when her mother was brutally killed by her father's arranged wife. Her father killed himself because of the death of his real wife. The girl is now afraid to love, but what happens if love isn't afraid of… Read More
This is for challengegirl's challenge. It's about diversity. Diversity(n)- the state or fact of being diverse; difference; unlikeness (www.booksie.com/challengegirl) this is a poem by the point of view of girl who just moved to america from a forgein country and she is different from everyone else so everyone else bullies… Read More
A Poem written, capturing a perspective, a vantage point, relating to Black Caribbean History (Maroons). Read More
This is a song I wrote in class with my friends Julia, Antonio, and Reinaldo. Enjoy! Read More

Poem / Poetry

February 26, 2009

Reads: 571

Comments: 1

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A mother waits after her son is released from prison. He was never meant to go. Read More
taken from my book, "Madness Is In The Air" Read More

Tags: racism

Poem / Poetry

November 29, 2008

Something I saw in school, it made me think. Read More
A crime mystery about a wondering private detective looking for the truth in a messy situation, when the truth is revealed will he want justice or just walk away Read More

Reads: 513

Comments: 3

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An essay done for a school English persuasive oral. I chose to make it count and use it as an opportunity to speak for what I believe in. Read More

Poem / Poetry

September 15, 2008

Reads: 437

Comments: 1

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I'm really intolerant of the intolerant. Read More

Book / Horror

August 09, 2008

Reads: 626

Comments: 5

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Bizzaro story about a military test on a new pill that give you all the nutrients you need to survive at full strength for over a month but someone about the results is off.... Read More
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