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Book / Historical Fiction

October 13, 2017

Reads: 107

Comments: 4

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

My name is Jay G. I'm in charge of a gang of men on a Sugar cane estate. As soon as I saw the overseer I knew there was going to be trouble. I just didn't like the man, and he too showed it in his face that he… Read More
Story of a night watchman makes a habbit of drinking rum from a 55-gallon drum Read More

Poem / Poetry

June 08, 2013

Reads: 117

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Lexicon Literary endeavor Alpha Beta Savoring Tastes made suiltable fruitlike Consistancy SugarCane Sweet for the Chosen Known few who adore the exploratory factor at Hand with Pen notations equating the Nexus of Skill Balance Scaled weight waiting for delivery Bill of Lading Stating Linguistically Logistically who, what when, where words… Read More
Now I am in a good position. Both of us, my wife and me, are employees and earning well enough to live happily. However, we do not feel happy in the sense of that purity of happiness we had had in our old village. Anyway, along with these memories of… Read More

Reads: 266

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

The soils of Clarendon plains on the island are rich in nutrients. To export sugar to Europe from the island, the English brought the farm laborers from India to work on the sugarcane farms in early 19th century. The descendents of the Indian laborers are now native islanders refer to… Read More
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