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How Dylann Roof’s Plan Went Wrong...

By: Daisha Overstreet

On Wednesday June 17, 21-year-old Dylann Roof sprayed bullets during Bible Study at the Emanuel AME Church in South Carolina. Killing nine members, Roof told them “You rape our women and children. 649 more words


Striving After Wind: A Prequel, Part I

This is the prequel to my unpublished historical fiction manuscript, Striving After Wind, which previously appeared at Short Fiction Break.

October 1860

Helen Brandt lay on her straw mattress listening to the autumn rainstorm roll across the northern Kentucky countryside. 1,420 more words

Historical Fiction

Road Trip!!

With all the reading and video watching I did today about Gullah culture.. I want to go on a road trip this weekend! Even if I can get to Savannah Georgia.. I would be satisfied.

African American

Muslimah Graduates from Harvard Aged 20*

Muslimah Graduates from Harvard Aged 20*

By Nadine Osman

A Nigerian American woman has made headlines around the world after graduating from Harvard with a neurobiology degree aged just 20. 432 more words


Gullah Gullah Island

As I was talking to a co-worker who visited South Carolina this weekend, I immediately though about Gullah Gullah  Island. Man I really loved that show when I was younger. 126 more words

African American