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PANTHEON: ESCAPE audio

PANTHEON: ESCAPE by D K Gaston 



The story revolves around Michael Quaid, a teenager who has spent his entire life in captivity. One faithful day, he escapes the PANTHEON Foundation facility and is on the run to stay ahead of the people who kept him prisoner.…

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Added by D K Gaston on August 18, 2016 at 8:36pm — No Comments

Yellow Dress

Yellow Dress

 

I remember the bright yellow dress she wore that summer eve. It was like the color of fluorescent

 love shining so bright that night. A special moment in time past, I shall never forget. The winds

blew softly as it whispered its tender cries of calm between us, while the breeze of freedom set

upon us to run free. That night we sat upon an old couch on the back porch…

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Added by Ron Britton on July 28, 2016 at 10:02pm — No Comments

write the vision

Write the vision; make it plain on tablets, so he may run who reads it. For still the vision awaits it's appointed time; it hastens to the end - it will not lie. if it seems slow, wait for it; it will surely come; it will not delay. Habakkuk 2v2,3

The above quote is what everybody should live by. Every idea starts with a vision, but seldom do we write them down, as a result many multimillion pound ideas fall by the wayside, because we either forget, don't…

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Added by Kerisha Leone on July 27, 2016 at 1:08pm — No Comments

Trump Not Fit to be Commander in Chief

Like many Americans, I thought the Donald Trump phenomenon would have faded by now. Now that Trump is the Republican nominee, I feel obligated to share my concerns about Donald Trumps ability…

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Added by Matt Drayton on July 24, 2016 at 1:28pm — No Comments

The Threat Of Total Collapse Of The European Union

German chancellor Angela Merkel has done her best in the past to save the EU, but now faces…

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Added by Joel Savage on July 24, 2016 at 4:27am — No Comments

Success Is Not Measured By The Number Of Books One Has Written But Efforts To Make This World A Better Place

The present state of human society is in many ways contrary to our natural desire for a peaceful, secure, and happy life on this earth. Things are falling apart and the society is disintegrating. The society is plagued by diverse problems, including drug abuse, child abuse, domestic violence, crime, child trafficking, sex trafficking etc.

Corruption is so severe that it has gone into governmental institutions, healthcare, and educational systems. Many want to leave…

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Added by Joel Savage on July 24, 2016 at 4:09am — No Comments

Literary Woes

I am struggling to continue writing my second novel and I've hit a rough spot.  I've written and written and then I just suddenly stopped.  I don't know how to begin again.  Now, that's not to say that I haven't written a lot already.  I have about 200 pages from my first writing.  I was so inspired to write this new book after receiving favorable personal reviews from friends and family on Facebook who read my first novel, "Masculine Strength."  I literally wrote nonstop for three weeks.…

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Added by Telemachus on July 10, 2016 at 1:13am — 1 Comment

Memorials

As we celebrate our first official holiday of the year allow me to encourage all to be safe as we travel while enjoying the company of family, friends and our love ones. Let's do so in the spirit of peace, love and joy.

Memorials are days and or times set aside for remembering and reflecting. That said, let us remember who we are and whose we are.  Let us also remember and pay tribute to our servicemen past and present who sacrificed so much for this country.

Peace and…

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Added by Dr. Willie B White on May 27, 2016 at 8:33am — No Comments

HELPING OTHERS “AMIDST”

I’m continually punished many times over for my Positive Outlook in Every-Human; especially mentoring their core mights; often left me in emotional deficit, yet more determined (Bonny Umeadi; 2008). 

Added by Dr Bonny Umeadi on May 22, 2016 at 9:37am — No Comments

Be Empowered! Be Inspired!

Be empowered!  Be inspired!  Listen to the Alynetta Beck Gospel Experience Sundays at 8:00AM CST on KHAMradio.com  Go to the website or download Tunein app.…

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Added by Alynetta Beck on May 8, 2016 at 9:24am — No Comments

SISTER/SISTER....

Enoch,"we saw you there. The sister soldiers prohibited us from taking your picture. You look just like your book cover. Love your book. Its life-saving, timely, practical, original forward thinking, here, now and extremely well written"- Please buy Undercover Smart today".....

https://www.facebook.com/enochhasrisen/videos/1253649957995860/?pnref=story…

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Added by Enoch Mubarak on March 29, 2016 at 12:03pm — No Comments

CARING

CARING 



How do people really come to care about another human being?

Is it a natural quality that we are born with? 

Is it something we have to learn? 



Many people in the world today simply choose not to care…

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Added by Linda D. Wattley on January 15, 2016 at 9:00am — No Comments

TWUM Talks Social Media & Music

This is a public service announcement for all the lovers of social media. Social media are computer-mediated tools that allow people to…
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Added by Gansta Marcus on January 12, 2016 at 2:54am — No Comments

The Christmas Message

Merry Christmas. Below is the link to the message. Click the button to watch the message. Thanks for watching.

http://www.goodshepherdwritingandpublishing.com/welcome.html

Added by Dr. Willie B White on December 24, 2015 at 3:48pm — No Comments

Surviving as the Only Black in the Office

Being the only black person working in an office environment can be challenging, and very intimidating; but does it have to be that way?  I was in that situation for over 25 years , and while many things in the workplace have changed for the better; being the only black in the office still gives most of us a lot of anxiety. I know personally how tricky and scary it can be. Corporate America severely lacks in diversity, there are only 5 black CEO's at Americas 500 biggest…

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Added by Matt Drayton on December 14, 2015 at 6:28pm — No Comments

Who is Alexander Steele

Who is Alexander Steele?

 

 

Alexander Steele is a fictitious, street savvy, African American detective who grew up on the rough streets of Philly.  Forget everything you know about gritty, skirt cashing, chain-smoking, broke detectives of the past.  Steele (as his friends call him) is a unique breed of detective.  When Steele is in the danger zone he fly’s solo but behind the scenes he is often relies on the computer expertise from his best friend/hacker Stan.  With…

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Added by Lawrence Johnson on December 12, 2015 at 11:26am — No Comments

WHAT DO YOU DESERVE?

 

 

We tend to be so consumed in our everyday routines of life that we forget our own self-value.

Days appear to be going by now at a faster pace than usual.  It is as though we do not have enough hours in a day to accomplish all we desire.  Because of this…

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Added by Linda D. Wattley on December 3, 2015 at 3:30pm — No Comments

Breast Cancer. Rachel's Husband's Reaction: "I Married a Whole Wife."

HALF MOON, FULL HEART

a novel?

Their first time alone, really alone.—

“And they danced. Bathed in the soft glow of a half moon, they

danced. David Joe held Jessie Marie as close as he knew…

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Added by Gene Cartwright on November 16, 2015 at 1:15pm — No Comments

Love Will Not Be Denied

We are facing a world crisis that will continue to grow as long as we deny the power of love.  The lack of love breeds a ground for war.  Where there is war, we find desperation.  Each soul is born to bear love.  No love means no life.  The world is a cancerous monster right now denying love.  There is no way we can move forward and have hope for the future for our children if we do not face this epidemic.

What has happened to Paris is a reality check for mankind to seek a better way…

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Added by Linda D. Wattley on November 15, 2015 at 10:30pm — No Comments

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