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Book / Other

January 28, 2017

Reads: 29

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A small short story that comments on a bit of today's zeitgeist. Read More

Poem / Humor

January 19, 2016

Reads: 52

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A silly bit of humor, State-ed. Read More
It is the year 2186 and Kanye West's great great great grandson is President and the U.S. has been under Chinese control for 100 years but we are celebrating our one-year independence! Oh yeah and the sky is changing from blue to purple. Read More
This is a joint publication of Berkeley ad Floricanto Presses. This book articulates a critical-progressive perspective of American education dealing with the real issues in the classroom. These are reflections of a Hispanic teacher—a Puerto Rican immigrant who experienced his family’s struggle to ensure he was well educated—based on a… Read More

Reads: 155

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

'The Cold Border' is actually based off of a real event (heavily embellished) when my brother and I (Nick) were on our way back from western Canada (middle of no where for work) in the peak of winter. My heater died and we were stuck in -35C degree temperatures for… Read More

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Lost within…. A pitch black forest Surround by cages To keep things trapped in. 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

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Comments: 3

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This is a short summary of who I am and what I believe in so that those who read my short stories, essays or articles will know more about the man behind the words. 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
My transformation form civilian to Army soldier. A real and candid story of my many experiences in Basic Combat Training at Fort Leonard Wood Missouri from July 7, 1995 to August 31, 1995, Alpha Company 510. Read More
U.S. Internationalism and Isolationism by: Eli Dupuy Read More
Native Americans have been disrespected for many years. However, I believe that now is the time for them to regain their rights and actually be respected as humans. Read More

Book / Literary Fiction

March 26, 2014

Reads: 88

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

On the Synthetic Island of Machrios, tensions between the future governments of the United States and United Soviet Socialist Republics are held back to try and create a utopia for both Democrat and Communist alike. But when the true purpose of Machrios is revealed, a terrible battle will ensue, and… Read More

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Alex and Kyle are together as they go on a road trip with their friends before collage. Things are fine but still at edge, that is until Sarah shows up... Read More
This novel revolves around the life of a fictional character Robin and his fight, along with his colleagues, against a computer hacker ‘Alexander’, who has taken over the fastest supercomputer on the planet that was created by some US security agencies to pry on the world. The hacker launches all… Read More

Reads: 54

Comments: 1

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A patriotic triolet about my thoughts on the good ol' US of A! Read More
The men and women who fight for our country is what makes us a nation as a whole. This poem goes out to all soldiers who have fought to keep our country free! Read More
An essay I wrote a few years back for school on the book Ceremony by Leslie Marmon Silko, particularly dealing in the identity of the 'destroyers'. Read More

Reads: 154

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

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Is this President doing his job? Are you doing yours? Read More

Reads: 370

Comments: 2

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This is a short play about being centered and in harmony in the universe. It is easy to be charismatic when you are centered. And the mask that covers the foolishness of the fool has yet to be discovered. Read More

Reads: 81

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A poem dedicated to those who lost their lives as a result of 9/11... Read More
Follow Alec, a young boy sucked into a horrible military program, in which 450 kids are taken from each state are taken and killed off until only 1 remains. Alec must survive, while facing sadistic enemies, betrayal, and death. Read More
The Civil War. Just one simple war that hundreds, if not thousands people die from. All of those deaths mean everything, yet the individual means nothing. That is until Zachary Leon was shot and died in the battle field. He found himself waking up invisible. He was a ghost, a… Read More
The experiences and sensations of coming to a new land. What I felt the first time I arrived to America and the first time visiting my former home Read More

Reads: 93

Shelves: 1

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it's a tale of a general charging into battle against overwhelming odds. it's no fairytale, people will die here. Read More

Reads: 311

Comments: 50

Shelves: 1

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The democratic government in America has been overthrown, replaced by a "perfected" form of communism, widely supported by the people. It was tagged The Utopian Project, with the intent of creating Utopia. The catch? If you're not perfect, you're left to die. Read More
An overseas marine rifle company is rocked by a roadside IED and forced to shelter in an abandoned home, awaiting any kind of help. While shoved into tight quarters from a raging storm, the four surviving men begin to question their morals and ethics, often lashing out at each other.… Read More

Reads: 124

Shelves: 1

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My sister's ink is a piece she wrote when I sent her Hades' Lightning Bolt... It is basically the same thing as reflections here and there and of time passing .. more often than not ignorance is bliss, unfortunately for those who are not in a blissful state connotes a… Read More

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