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Edith, Mary, Candace, and their friends, are part of the New York Sorority Society, a place in which they can babysit children on Saturday nights, and have a great time. But, in 2020, they have competition from rival sororities, who want to dominate in the city that never sleeps. The… Read More
What is rape and why do people rape? Questions that might seem intuitively obvious, but perhaps they are not... Read More
Excerpt: "The problem is that we shout a lot and do nothing. A lot of writing happens, a lot of sharing happens but we fail to contribute sufficiently towards achieving something on the ground. I feel that we are so obsessed with words that we fail to understand that if… Read More

Poem / Non-Fiction

December 03, 2019

Reads: 35

Comments: 2

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Poem / Poetry

November 22, 2019

Reads: 47

Comments: 3

Shelves: 3

The Booksie Classic House

This poem, if you can call it anything other than a rant, focuses on the disparities of the treatment of individuals that are outwardly unique or 'don't fit', to put it in a closed-minded way. How the few are preyed on for their differences, and how society tries to mold… Read More

Article / Non-Fiction

November 22, 2019

Reads: 60

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

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A short counterweight article about how people can be affected by the negativity that goes around in our society these days. Read More
A story with a wink, about my view on the world we live in today. Read More
Social media platforms are merely a reflection of society. They have their bad points, but they have their good too. This piece is written from my own experience, and reflects my own opinions. Read More

Poem / Poetry

November 04, 2019

Reads: 35

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Society has crumbled, The world has regressed, Everyone is depressed, Mentally jumbled. Read More
A little taste of the questions that drive us so. Read More

Tags: society

Poem / Poetry

October 20, 2019

Reads: 64

Comments: 2

The Booksie Classic House

Tags: society

Book / Gay and Lesbian

October 09, 2019

Reads: 853

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

Society is cruel and divided, nothing new except in this world we divide and keep beauty on the pedestal it deserves. no need for the ugly person to get on Television or be in the magazines. People don't aspire to be them but rather desire them. Disclaimer: Adult content, lots… Read More
A review of Dutch economist and philosopher Rutger Bregman's manual for building a better society. Read More

Short Story / Humor

September 14, 2019

Reads: 169

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A self reflecting column about the curse, or blessing, of writing and be quite extensive in talking, better known as broad speech. Read More

Reads: 75

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

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What explains the nightmare? Read More

Tags: society, politics

Reads: 80

Comments: 3

Shelves: 1

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But little did I know Read More

Tags: society, politics

Short Story / Other

August 16, 2019

Reads: 86

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The The Imaginarium House

This isn't so much of a story, more of a concept of a possible future that was wrote in a short space of time. I gave myself an hour to write something in that hour and this is my finished story. Read More

Reads: 86

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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How did it happen so fast? Read More

Tags: society, politics

Reads: 108

Comments: 3

Shelves: 1

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Something's gone wrong Read More

Poem / Poetry

August 04, 2019

Reads: 82

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Everyone has a dream of a good society. My poem. Read More
What was, what could be and what might be. Read More

Tags: society, dystopia

A futuristic story of society in the distant future. Read More

Tags: society, scifi

A Navy sailor seeks peace during the Vietnam War but finds it elusive. Read More

Tags: war, society, sixties

Some of my observations about modern society. Read More

Poem / Poetry

June 24, 2019

Reads: 163

Comments: 8

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Cover image: pixabay.com Read More

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