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A policeman has to decide whether follow his orders or belief. Read More
A contemporary "I Have A Dream", looking forward to a better future. Read More
A poem about the negative aspects of society towards homosexual individuals in communities Read More

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Poem / Poetry

February 28, 2018

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I wrote this a few years ago when struggling with some major life changes and the fear that created for me. Suffering with depression, I often couldn't explain outwardly how I was feeling, so written words became my escape as they have so often through my life. Although nobody… Read More
The social temperament and the divisive leadership in the current US administration, prompt my emotional yet balanced scale of disgust. Not just an opinion on damnation but a solution and hope for the future. Read More

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I wrote this over a year ago and found it recently, so I thought I'd publish it...see how well, or indeed unwell it was received. I've written from both sides in the Civil War, but this poem is written in an evident bias towards the Confederate States. It has… Read More
Is it fair to blame Christianity, the Bible, and/or God for the oppression of women? The short answer is, "no." Read More

Poem / Other

October 24, 2016

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You can think what you like but so can everyone else. Read More

Essay / Young Adult

July 22, 2016

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I was just thinking about how women are underestimated and how wrong this world is. I am not trying to start a riot, just letting things flow out of my mind. Hope you enjoy c: Read More

Tags: women, rights

"Social rights" is about homosexual's rights not in the law but in our social lives. The fight between homosexuals and heterosexuals has been going on for many many years. Alot has changed and progress has been made, but there is still a fight socially, it is still not considered normal.… Read More
This short is actually based on the lyrics from Billie Holidays song "Strange Fruit." This was actually an assignment for one of my college English courses. And one of the few truly short, short stories I have written! There was a word limit so... Summary: Kate takes her mule Sir… Read More
In their past 37 years of rule fundamentalists in Iran have shown no tolerance for anything other than ideas of their own. Personal liberties and freedom of expression are red lines of this regime. Read More
Based on actual events, Brutal Exclusions focuses on life in Charleston, SC, during a decade that changed history: The Sixties. After a school bus is toppled by eight Charleston businessmen in protest against school desegregation, Alethea Jamison, the only African American youngster on a bus full of white children, suffers… Read More
Last December, the United Nations General Assembly slammed Iran’s flagrant human rights violations. The resolution criticized the regime's use of inhuman punishments, including flogging and amputations. The UN’s 61st resolution on human rights abuses in Iran also censured the mullahs’ dictatorship for the rise in executions, public hangings and the… Read More
A controversial Biblical look at our patriotism toward our country, our freedoms, our rights, and our jobs as Christians. Read More

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A poem about acceptance and discriminatory treatment of minorities. Read More
Paris was the scene of a rally gathering for tens of thousands Iranian exiles and dissidents on Saturday, June 13, calling for regime change in Iran. Read More

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This is kinda a poem I guess a little bit but its something I wrote about discrimination on gays and lesbians...I've expierienced it and it sucked so I wrote this.. Read More
Methadone Treatment Centers in WV are placing video camera's in the bathrooms in order to video a patient when collecting a urine specimen. This is supposed to be in accordance with a new law requiring direct observation of ALL urine specimens. But the method used is unconstitutional and infringes upon… Read More
This is a short writing about the con's of having camera's in the urine collection area to watch patients via video surveillance while collecting a urine specimen. I discuss the negative outcomes, the effects on moral of the patient populous and the possible legal ramifications due to 4th amendment violations. Read More
A brief essay on man and how we as a society have veered from the path our forefather's had planned for us when they laid out the Declaration of Independence and the Constitution. I go into detail just how big our National debt is and the unspoken unfunded liabilities.… Read More
An essay about my personal experiences with racism. The use of African American as a designator of race and not point of origin. The fact that we are essentially all Africans, having all originated from Africa. How we should abandon African American as a designation of the race for… Read More
A candid discussion about God, the bible and whether it's possible for us to really know the creator, to know God. Read More
This is a short story or essay I wrote about the ever-present racism that is still spread like cancer throughout the United States. I have started a movement to end one tendril of this cancer by referring to African Americans as Blacks, simply because they are just as American… Read More
A brief discussion about the facts concerning banning High Capacity Magazines and Assault look alike weapons and the results of doing so. Read More
This is a short argumentative essay i had to create for a communications class Read More

Book / Romance

April 19, 2015

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If you could choose between an angel or a demon to love, who would you pick? *sly smile* PLEASE BE AWARE that THE CHAPTERS ARE VERY SHORT. For those who are past chapter 10: Enjoy the happiness while it lasts (and also appreciate those beautiful white wings of Saiku's while… Read More
Brianna and Bryant Richards are identical twins who attend two separate colleges. When Bryant’s life is put in grave danger, his sister uses her senses to seek help for him. Read along as this accomplished young man experiences racism and police brutality in Alabama. Read More
International Women's day? Here's what i think of that.. Read More
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