United_states stories, books, poems, and more

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I want to mention that my race is called "white" in the United States and that I have no ethnicities that may be American, such as American "black" (I am not sure if the word is popular or not, still) or Indian or Native American. My father told me my… Read More
Remember, he said when we were young Children Outside Maybe in Seattle, Washington State And we sat in the morning darkness or light After being awake in the cold wind all night? Read More

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The Warfare and Military House

Craig joins the Royal Marines hoping to find a challenge for the first time in his life. He finds more than he bargains for. He falls in love with a woman he has never met, he tackles the stress of his first deployment and then, when he finally sees things… Read More

Book / Romance

December 21, 2013

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Its a science fantasy romance. For a first view, one may find it only to be a love story, but its much more realistic and lively than it. The elements of promise and death make up My Heart Knows. Read More

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Cole He knew better. He knew better than to let a woman into the family. He knew that the kids would just get attached and she would leave, just like she did. I don’t know what he wants from her. The kids say that she’s awesome, this Natalie girl. But,… Read More

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A poem having to do with the contradictory nature of the United States Read More

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It's the year 2035 and the laws are different. New laws allow you to hire a person you can murder. When Robert gets fired and finds his Ex in bed with his best friend, he gets mad. He hires a volunteer, someone to kill. That some one is Ellie. Ellie… Read More

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I wrote this on 9/12/2001 after the 911 attacks. It is raw and unedited, and will stay that way. Read More

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A letter from the land of America to its people and all of mankind. Read More
It is time for America's wake-up call. Too long we have basked in the ignorance that we are a country with declining statistics on violence as making a safe citizens. Creating "Stand Your Ground", numerous "concealed weapon permits" is a stark indication citizens do not feel safe in America. Read More

Poem / Poetry

October 22, 2012

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A bit of free thinking on our current political situation here in the U.S. Read More

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Topic: Why was slavery such a difficult issue to resolve in the United States? Read More
I wrote this seven or eight months ago, after one of the GOP candidates made a remark about building an electric fence between the US and Mexico to stop illegal immigrants from coming into the country. Read More

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New Frontier is an alternate history novel. Read More
How could war-mongering bull-feminist trying to cause a war-of-the-sexes get this once prestigeous award? When Julian Assange is the greatest living human being! Read More

Book / Horror

September 19, 2011

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When Austin wakes up in his hotel room, he has no recollection of what happened. When he opens the door leading into a blood soaked hall, his life will never be the same. Something turned humans into zombies. Now he must get through this alive. Along the way he will… Read More
this is a research paper for my college writng class if uld like to find our more just ask all the resources can be found online and if u do ur own research im pretty sure ull be wondering about the true US Government urselves the pictures did not transfer… Read More
Redneck American insists that the “War Against Terrorism” is not just a sleazebag ploy by the U.S.A. to get its hands on Arab Oil. Then answer two questions. 1) Why did the U.S. and her allies invade Iraqi in 1991 to stop it taking over Kurwait, which historically IS Iraqi… Read More

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Dedication: To all U.S. Military Veterans and in commemoration of the annual American national holidays of Memorial Day (last Monday in May), Independence Day (July 4) and Veteran’s (Armistice) Day (November 11). While surfing the YouTube website to find some original recordings of old(ies), pre-Beatles rock ‘n’ roll songs, I… Read More
An Essay I wrote about the gay rights movement for gay marriage with special focus on Proposition 8 for my Senior Year term paper. (This essay was written during December 2008 and January 2009 for event purposes, please keep this in mind since this essay is over a year old… Read More

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I did not write this guys! I just want to show it to everyone! Ode to a Marine! Read More

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This story follows the lives of Teenagers Megan Donalyn, Matthew Reese, and Dylan Myers, as they try to survive in a Distopian United States torn apart by fear, terrorism, and the ongoing horrors of a third World War. Read More
The final part of my account of arriving in Massachusetts from Ireland in 1970 Read More

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This continues the story of my arrival in the USA from Ireland in 1970. Read More
I've decided to post here some excerpts from my memoirs, as well as some oddball stuff, mainly written some time ago, since lately I've been concentrating on the novels. For more info, visit http://www.clydedonard.com We'll start with my arrival in the USA at the age of 26. I thought this… Read More

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