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The Booksie Classic House

Wide, but too wide? Read More

Tags: society, politics

Poem / Flash Fiction

November 19, 2020

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The Booksie Classic House

What have we become? Read More

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The Booksie Classic House

I wanted to originally create a poem akin to Paul Hunt's Night Diary, that used to be read to me as a child. If you have never read it before, I'd definitely recommend it. It is a short book but it is truly beautiful. The perspective of this poem is… Read More
We live in a time of cosmic bifurcation, we live in a time of unprecedented existential threats to life on Earth, including climate change, deforestation, food insecurity, and wildlife numbers in free fall, human overpopulation. the society is in turmoil. There is more and more violence. There’s more and more… Read More
I am part of nature, and nature is part of me. I am what I am in my communication and communion with all living things. I am an irreducible and coherent whole with the web of life on the planet. Nature, the human community and the universe is connected with… Read More
Herein you shall discover a collection of articles and snippets of philosophical thought set to page. Not every piece shall please every reader's mind's eye. Read at your own risk ... Read More
Roe vs Wade entered the American consciousness as a remedy to allow women legal access to abortion in dire situations--when pregnancy might cause death, or when pregnancy was the result of sexual assault. Glommed on to by feminists, the left, and celebrities, abortion became a "right," although the first right… Read More
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This is a shovel poem I wrote a few years ago. If you do not know, a shovel poem is when you take a sentence, (in this instance, I took a sentence from Stephen King's: IT) and you make every word the last word of every line of your new… Read More

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The Booksie Classic House

Bleakness ahead Read More

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The Booksie Classic House

What's wrong? Read More

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The Review Chain House

This is the beginning of a book exploring education's role in society. It is purposefully written with names that are ambiguous, so that it is difficult to tell how old the speaker is or what gender or race they are, etc. The goal is to put the focus on the… Read More

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The Booksie Classic House

Based on an actual incident at a harbor where I saw a girl and a homeless... It is new style of my writing too. Read More

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The Booksie Classic House

The big roll-back Read More

Tags: society, politics

Poem / Poetry

September 07, 2020

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The Booksie Classic House

Senryu is simlar to haiku but on humanity, society, sad or satire nature. Read More

Tags: society, senryu

Madison Tarpaulin is a girl whose parents live in New York from Montana. As she meets a group of sorority girls at Delta Phi Delta, she decides to make as many friends as possible, during the Trump Presidency. Read More
A poem, the first and third stanzas being haikus. Read More

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The Booksie Classic House

https://www.theisfp.com/members-2/myslagvalleygmail-com/?fbclid=IwAR3H4lHsNi5Mz5-mKzrM2v6AefV03gomfeRaXQDgctkkamGTNnPneRoJeO0 My application submitted to you reflects my deepest concerns in detail, since I became a Certified Paralegal 1987, then trained as a Private Investigator working in a legal field with quality professionals to make a difference in our society. I recently retired. 2020 has awakened my indifference again to… Read More
I can not see you, therefore you can not see me Read More
quick read (less than 800 words): a story about a young boy and his nightmare; a commentary on the state of society. Read More
"The Indictment of American Society" is a critical diatribe about the degradation of the American citizenry over the last several decades. In this author's view, there are at least ten aspects of failures or problems within this society, among which, people, generally speaking, are not serious about education -- schooling… Read More

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