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Works Previously Featured on TimBookTu: January 2010 - Fall 2010



Fiction & Short
Stories




Fall 2010

Sepia by Aurelius Raines II -- (October 5, 2010)
The Dedicated Soldier by Deb Parrish -- (October 5, 2010)
Everything Old is New Again by Lawrence Christopher -- (October 5, 2010)
Everything Old is New Again (Part 2) by Lawrence Christopher -- (October 5, 2010)
A Clutter of Hooves by Temba Magorimbo -- (October 5, 2010)
My Daughter Is Coming by Temba Magorimbo -- (October 5, 2010)
A Son's Letter To His Father... by Testimonee -- (October 5, 2010)


Summer 2010

Summer's Brown Sugar by Kimeko Farrar -- (July 5, 2010)
Brown Paper Bags by Sonya McCoy-Wilson -- (July 5, 2010)
Notes to Self by DL Minor -- (July 5, 2010)

April 2010

The Kiss - A Really Bad Date Story by Bilal Berthony -- (April 4, 2010)
Excerpt from "Because of Love" by Kyus Philnesta -- (April 4, 2010)
First Time by Tony Lindsay -- (April 4, 2010)


March 2010

No Fiction Submissions.

February 2010

No Fiction Submissions.

January 2010

Revelations by DL Minor -- (January 10, 2010)
One Enchanted Evening by Vanessa Richardson -- (January 10, 2010)
Round Table -- (January 10, 2010)


More fiction can be found in the archives.



Poetry



Fall 2010


Blues for the Ancestors by Cassie Ayers -- (October 5, 2010)
African Headacheon by Nana Yeboaa -- (October 5, 2010)
Forbidden Fruit by Elena Russell -- (October 5, 2010)
Body Language by Eve Hall -- (October 5, 2010)
Addiction by Cam Rose -- (October 5, 2010)
Holding On by Cam Rose -- (October 5, 2010)
How Do I Know, "I Love Him" by Cam Rose -- (October 5, 2010)
L-O-V-E by Cam Rose -- (October 5, 2010)
Surprise Visit by Cam Rose -- (October 5, 2010)
Bore by Christopher Barnes -- (October 5, 2010)
Boy-Next-Door Types by Christopher Barnes -- (October 5, 2010)
Buggers Who Encroach by Christopher Barnes -- (October 5, 2010)
Built-In Obsolescence by Christopher Barnes -- (October 5, 2010)
But Not Me by Christopher Barnes -- (October 5, 2010)
Reconnect by DreadedDiva & PoetressForever -- (October 5, 2010)
Wicked by DreadedDiva & PoetressForever -- (October 5, 2010)
Abel by Catherinebutterfly -- (October 5, 2010)
Ain't Too Proud by Catherinebutterfly -- (October 5, 2010)
I Dream by Catherinebutterfly -- (October 5, 2010)
I Love You by Catherinebutterfly -- (October 5, 2010)
The Turkey and the Farmer by Catherinebutterfly -- (October 5, 2010)
Sitting Here In The Window Tonight by Catherinebutterfly -- (October 5, 2010)
Sitting Here In The Window Tonight (Part Two) by Catherinebutterfly -- (October 5, 2010)
From Behind The Wall! by Lionel C. Whitehead -- (October 5, 2010)
My Beautiful Star by Lionel C. Whitehead -- (October 5, 2010)
This Dish Of Justice by Lionel C. Whitehead -- (October 5, 2010)
Political Poem: Urban Liberty Plea! by Nadra Enzi -- (October 5, 2010)
This Lovely Librarian by Nadra Enzi -- (October 5, 2010)
When Little Boys Are Murdered by Nadra Enzi -- (October 5, 2010)
Colorless Dreams by Lady Adrienne -- (October 5, 2010)
Hot, Hot, Hot by Lady Adrienne -- (October 5, 2010)
I Didn't Get A Chance to Say by Lady Adrienne -- (October 5, 2010)
Early Morning by Marilyn Ferrell -- (October 5, 2010)
Song for the Brothas by Marilyn Ferrell -- (October 5, 2010)
Song for the Sistas by Marilyn Ferrell -- (October 5, 2010)

Summer 2010


Love is the Greatest Show on Earth by Kimeko Farrar -- (July 5, 2010)
A Woman Scarred by Dennis L. Nelson -- (July 5, 2010)
Squamata Monster by Hakim -- (July 5, 2010)
Motion Sickness by DL Minor -- (July 5, 2010)
Untitled by JazzmineRose -- (July 5, 2010)
Baby Daddy by Stone -- (July 5, 2010)
Baby Mama by Stone -- (July 5, 2010)
I Remember by Stone -- (July 5, 2010)
My Prayer by Stone -- (July 5, 2010)
Got To Be Kidding by Catherinebutterfly -- (July 5, 2010)
In The Ghetto by Catherinebutterfly -- (July 5, 2010)
Till The End by Catherinebutterfly -- (July 5, 2010)
Divine Revelation by Catherinebutterfly -- (July 5, 2010)
Failure by Catherinebutterfly -- (July 5, 2010)
Authenticity of a Man by 1st Poet -- (July 5, 2010)
Dear Whitney by 1st Poet -- (July 5, 2010)
My President by 1st Poet -- (July 5, 2010)
Do Your BEST! by Nadra Enzi -- (July 5, 2010)
Her Face by Nadra Enzi -- (July 5, 2010)
Blessed Be the Man by Lady Adrienne -- (July 5, 2010)
Did You Too, Experience What I Felt! by Lady Adrienne -- (July 5, 2010)
A Picture Paints 1,000 Words by Marilyn Ferrell -- (July 5, 2010)
Escape by Marilyn Ferrell -- (July 5, 2010)
Harlequin Man by Marilyn Ferrell -- (July 5, 2010)

April 2010


A Thirsty Bull by Do Lamin Faal -- (April 4, 2010)
Jazz Vibes At Sunset Festival by Do Lamin Faal -- (April 4, 2010)
Responding To The Blues by Do Lamin Faal -- (April 4, 2010)
Sauntering Clouds (From a Child Fleeing Somalia) by Tanya Howard -- (April 4, 2010)
Creating Othella by Lisa Newton -- (April 4, 2010)
Beneath Your Gaze by LykeButta -- (April 4, 2010)
Joey's Love by LykeButta -- (April 4, 2010)
The Collector by JazzmineRose -- (April 4, 2010)
Chick on the Side by Stone -- (April 4, 2010)
I Lust You by Stone -- (April 4, 2010)
Karma by Stone -- (April 4, 2010)
Temptation by Stone -- (April 4, 2010)
The Five Lust Senses by Stone -- (April 4, 2010)
Your Husband, My Man by Stone -- (April 4, 2010)
Beacon of Hope by 1st Poet -- (April 4, 2010)
The Gift by 1st Poet -- (April 4, 2010)
Calling ALL Men by Lady Adrienne -- (April 4, 2010)
Never Again, Once More by Lady Adrienne -- (April 4, 2010)
I Am A Liar by Bilal Berthony -- (April 4, 2010)
Rebound by Bilal Berthony -- (April 4, 2010)
Shake N Bake Soldier by Bilal Berthony -- (April 4, 2010)
Approaching the Middle of the Road by Trina Williams-Emigh -- (April 4, 2010)
Channeling Zora by Trina Williams-Emigh -- (April 4, 2010)
Writing Essential (Sigh) by Trina Williams-Emigh -- (April 4, 2010)
Fallen Angel Part One by Catherinebutterfly -- (April 4, 2010)
Fallen Angel Part Two by Catherinebutterfly -- (April 4, 2010)
Even the Wise Sometimes Sin by Catherinebutterfly -- (April 4, 2010)
Stay Focused by Catherinebutterfly -- (April 4, 2010)
The Fools Says In His Heart There Is No God by Catherinebutterfly -- (April 4, 2010)
Points of Reference by Stephanie Angelique -- (April 4, 2010)
Text Inspired by Stephanie Angelique -- (April 4, 2010)
What Happens In Vegas... by Stephanie Angelique -- (April 4, 2010)


March 2010

No Poetry Submissions.
February 2010


A Letter to Tiger by Qwantu Amaru -- (February 7, 2010)
Black Love by Qwantu Amaru -- (February 7, 2010)
Change by Qwantu Amaru -- (February 7, 2010)
Scars by Qwantu Amaru -- (February 7, 2010)
Women Do, Too by DaWORDStress -- (February 7, 2010)
Foundation by Wallace Hathorne -- (February 7, 2010)
Always Thinking About You by Faith The Poetess -- (February 7, 2010)
I Often Ask Why Me Lord? Now I Know by Faith The Poetess -- (February 7, 2010)
Just Like That by Hakim -- (February 7, 2010)
Men Of Kings by Birdie Houston -- (February 7, 2010)
HANDLE THIS PLEASE LORD! by Lady Adrienne -- (February 7, 2010)
Hey Mr. Correction Officer! by Lady Adrienne -- (February 7, 2010)
The Devil In Me by Lady Adrienne -- (February 7, 2010)
Do It For You by Poe_T -- (February 7, 2010)
Once Again by Poe_T -- (February 7, 2010)
Surrender and Learn by Poe_T -- (February 7, 2010)
BOOM! by Marilyn S. Ferrell -- (February 7, 2010)
Remnants of Haiti by Marilyn S. Ferrell -- (February 7, 2010)
Branching Out; an Inverted Poem by Trina Williams-Emigh -- (February 7, 2010)
Eternal Optimist by Trina Williams-Emigh -- (February 7, 2010)
The Metamorphosis by Trina Williams-Emigh -- (February 7, 2010)
Today by Trina Williams-Emigh -- (February 7, 2010)
I'm In Hell by Catherinebutterfly -- (February 7, 2010)
Nothing Left by Catherinebutterfly -- (February 7, 2010)
From Within by Catherinebutterfly -- (February 7, 2010)
Memories of My Father by Catherinebutterfly -- (February 7, 2010)
That Day by Catherinebutterfly -- (February 7, 2010)
Can't Break Free by Cam Rose -- (February 7, 2010)
God's Love by Cam Rose -- (February 7, 2010)
Surrender by Cam Rose -- (February 7, 2010)
Two Best Friends by Cam Rose -- (February 7, 2010)
Coltrane As Muse by Stephanie Angelique -- (February 7, 2010)
Haiku by Stephanie Angelique -- (February 7, 2010)
He Said... by Stephanie Angelique -- (February 7, 2010)
He's That Dude by Stephanie Angelique -- (February 7, 2010)

January 2010


Your Pain Through A Convict's Eyes by Brown Sugar -- (January 10, 2010)
Liberation For Faith by Faith The Poetess -- (January 10, 2010)
The Eyes Are the Window to the Soul by Nicole Smith-Kirnon -- (January 10, 2010)
Why Did I Get Married by Nicole Smith-Kirnon -- (January 10, 2010)
Momma Told Me to be Careful by Lady Adrienne -- (January 10, 2010)
Now That I Know by Lady Adrienne -- (January 10, 2010)
Pimps In The Pulpit, And We Were Too Blind To See by Lady Adrienne -- (January 10, 2010)
The Unforgettable One by Vanessa Richardson -- (January 10, 2010)
Isn't It Funny by Marilyn S. Ferrell -- (January 10, 2010)
'Tis the Season of Change by Marilyn S. Ferrell -- (January 10, 2010)
Good Girl Gone Bad by Stone -- (January 10, 2010)
Good Guys Finish Last by Stone -- (January 10, 2010)
In My Mind by Stone -- (January 10, 2010)
It's You...Not Me by Stone -- (January 10, 2010)
One Night Me or Wifey by Stone -- (January 10, 2010)
With This Ring... by Stone -- (January 10, 2010)
Dark Times by Catherinebutterfly -- (January 10, 2010)
Instruction by Catherinebutterfly -- (January 10, 2010)
Heartache by Catherinebutterfly -- (January 10, 2010)
There's A Monster Under My Bed by Catherinebutterfly -- (January 10, 2010)
A Child's Plea by JazzmineRose -- (January 10, 2010)
She Promised by Abbya -- (January 10, 2010)
The Destitute by Abbya -- (January 10, 2010)
The Dream by Abbya -- (January 10, 2010)
The Mad One by Abbya -- (January 10, 2010)
Trey Day by Kiss of Mahogany -- (January 10, 2010)




More poetry can be found in the archives.



Essays and Non-Fiction


Fall 2010

The Un-Abolishable N-Word by Ezrah Aharone -- (October 5, 2010)
The Politics of Egotism by David Rambeau -- (October 5, 2010)
Black Folks Love Superheroes! by Nadra Enzi -- (October 5, 2010)


Summer 2010

Men are Cheetahs, Women are Gazelles by Kimeko Farrar -- (July 5, 2010)
African-American Ministers Becoming Political Leaders by Samuel Black -- (July 5, 2010)
The New "We the People" by Ezrah Aharone -- (July 5, 2010)
Lessons from Confederate History Month by Ezrah Aharone -- (July 5, 2010)
Political Burglary in the Union by Ezrah Aharone -- (July 5, 2010)
BlackTrac To The Future - An Analysis by David Rambeau -- (July 5, 2010)
The Same Day - A Critical Analysis by David Rambeau -- (July 5, 2010)
Too Bad She Isn't Going To Howard University by David Rambeau -- (July 5, 2010)
Closer to Home: A Journey to Epiphany by David M. Loucas, M.D. -- (July 5, 2010)
A Skeptic's Definition of Being American by Nadra Enzi -- (July 5, 2010)
The State of Black Love? by Nadra Enzi -- (July 5, 2010)

April 2010

The Makings of Modern Mis-Education by Ezrah Aharone -- (April 4, 2010)
Means & Methods for Education in Detroit Public Schools by David Rambeau -- (April 4, 2010)
Change We Can Believe In by David Rambeau -- (April 4, 2010)
199 - An Academic Exam For Urban Students From the NAEP (Negroes Ain't Educationally Proficient) Organization by David Rambeau -- (April 4, 2010)
A Woman Needs A Remote Control Too by Lady Adrienne -- (April 4, 2010)

March 2010

No Essay Submissions.
February 2010

A Eulogy for James "Jim-Jam" Mathenia by David Rambeau -- (February 7, 2010)
Crossing Together by David Rambeau -- (February 7, 2010)
Detroit Just Like Port au Prince by David Rambeau -- (February 7, 2010)
Project BAIT begins its 40th Year by David Rambeau -- (February 7, 2010)
The Terrorists of Chocolate City - Chapter 1 by David Rambeau -- (February 7, 2010)
Accursed by DL Minor -- (February 7, 2010) Advisory! Contains strong language.
As I Was Saying to Cliff and Sammy and Debbie and Peter... by DL Minor -- (February 7, 2010)

January 2010

In The Blood by DL Minor -- (January 10, 2010)
Urban Journeys - A Critical Review of the Business Card by David Rambeau -- (January 10, 2010)


More essays can be found in the archives.


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