Refugee stories, books, poems, and more

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Poem / Poetry

November 04, 2017

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The journey to a new country … Read More

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November 03, 2017

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Being an immigrant in a foreign country ... Read More

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This is my story. I am Syrian refugee in Belgium. My trip from Turkey to Belgium by foot. hope you enjoy reading it Read More

Tags: war, syria, refugee, aleppo

Diplomatic missions are part of the relation between different states. Their role is very important as official representation to maintain good relation in an globalized and interconnected world, even more than by the past. Angelina is a super envoy for the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR), an agency… Read More

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a refugee child laborer's memory of his father empowers his will to battle out against the odds and begin a journey towards an unseen, but better future. Read More

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All about the refugees trying to give their families a life. Read More

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Zon, a sixteen year old girl living in a futuristic dystopia must escape her blood thirsty country with her older brother Zane before the chief of a military force captures and discovers that they are sober from Senetrine12, an opiate designed too erase any individuality, physically altering and reshaping spheres… Read More

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This is my mother's story of fleeing Vietnam after the war. I appreciate anyone reading it and am grateful for feedback. Read More
My thoughts on the recent attacks in Paris, and the backlash towards the Islamic community Read More
This is a preview of the first 3 chapters of first book of The Saphora Trilogy. Enjoy! Read More

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I found this poem I wrote a while back. It is about being from mixed heritage parents, being a British Muslim and about being a second generation immigrant. Read More

Poem / Poetry

February 24, 2013

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Being a refugee isn't a choice. Read More

Tags: war, hope, refugee, refuge

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So perfect, yet so weak, one touch and it will crumble.... "See, don´t fight for something that will make you lose more than you can gain. Fight for a higher purpose. Fight for the end of injustice... Fight for a better world!" Read More
Mahtab's Story Mahtab and her family are forced to leave their home in Heart and journey secretly through the rocky mountains to Pakistan and then to far away Australia. Months go by, months of waiting, months of dread. Will they ever be reunited with their father, will they ever find… Read More

Book / Memoir

August 12, 2012

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Under political oppression from the Communist Regime in Vietnam, my father fled the country and took me with him. The journey would last for over two years and included being marooned on a deserted island, near death experiences, and overcoming inhumane living conditions in refugee camps. This is a different… Read More
The story of a boy from Palestine. Read More

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Knowledge that I never thought I'd come across, people I thought I'd never know. This is amazing. This is very real. Read More

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A 11 year boy with congenital inability to feel pain leads his sister to safety in a War prone land. Read More

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The story is about a boy struggling to save his father. Read More

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A young Somali man in his early twenties, living in London, purchases a copy of Chambers English dictionary at a book sale. He has no idea why. He begins to be drawn to its study and develops an intimacy that leads him to experience the words beyond his wildest imagination.… Read More
I wrote this in English ages ago Its knd of a fantasy version of refugees in the real world Read More

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I wrote this after talking to a friend of mine who is a border patrol officer. His daily job is to go out and arrest people who are 'illegally' crossing the border. I believe ALL people should have the freedom to go wherever they want to go as long as… Read More

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This story is about a refugee from Sudan. Her name is Jelena and she is 14 years old. Her village was burned by the military called Marahaleen and is trying to escape to a refugee camp in Chad. Read More
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