Johnnie Rutledge


Johnnie Rutledge is a writer/playwright living in Ft. Lauderdale, Florida. He is president of The Phyllicia Publishers, an inspirational live theatrical play producing organization. He is also a scriptwriter.

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"Nursery school taught me the Wisdom, I needed to become a Man"
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,010. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2011. Categories: Essay » Literature
"Nursery School taught me the Wisdom, I needed to become a Man," is a satire aimed at man's often callous and unrestrained attempt at self actualization. The work is narrated in a style that depicts his boundless desire to entrench himself, in a stupor of childlike "concrete thinking." It is his impassioned self serving bid to neglect the unalienable rights of others, in favor of his own whims.
The Wooden Ship
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 1,190. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
The Wooden Ship is a fictional account of the people of Africa's arrival to the New World. It is told by the African guru, teacher, and wise man of his village, Nambuta. He seeks to save his people from an approaching large ship, heading towards Africa. He attempts to rally his people, to take to the sea and turn back the wooden ship. Generational stories,and listening are the focus here.
Shout Outs to the Lil' Sistas
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 27,970. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
Shout Outs...Sistas, is a coming of age tale about Chelsea Brooks. She's pending valedictorian of her eigth grade class. The story explores teen values, and other social issues that, she and too many lil' sistas are faced with. Chelsea narrates, and fights to bring sanity and a "timeout" into the destructive attitiude of the "just do it," mindset of society and of too many lil' sistas.

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