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Quitting

By Fluidpen123  (booksie.com)

A story from the first-person perspective about a young man, who is experiencing a new life in a different city, battling with smoking. An allegorical, and at time humorous, account, of the nature of addiction and different levels of perception.

Short Story | Updated Aug 18, 2014 | Reads: 5 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Addiction,Perception,Allegory,Metaphor

The Rest Of The Sun Belongs To Me

By Tobias Cavan  (booksie.com)

The wolves of the sun clan have found themselves in a hopeless predicament. Man and its terrible machines encroach to the south; the land north is barren and has already been laid claim to by another pack; one of their own has betrayed the wise old owl and to make matters worse the Sun had...

Short Story | Updated Jul 1, 2014 | Reads: 7 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Myth,Fantasy,Fairytale,Wolves,Allegory,Metaphor,Adventure,Symbolism,Toby,Cavan,The,Rest,Of,Sun,Belongs,To,Me,Animals

greenglasses

Shed Some Light Alongside Plato

By Greenglasses  (booksie.com)

(Plato's Allegory of the Cave) I use Willa Cather's "Paul's Case," and Kate Chopin's "Story of An Hour," as examples of how Plato's allegory can fit as a journey to enlightenment in fictional characters (and in real life for people). The meaning of the allegory is interpreted as what...

Essay | Updated Jun 24, 2014 | Reads: 6 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Plato,Allegory,Chopin,Cather,Enlightenment,Campbell

chief_william

The Bubble

By Chief William  (booksie.com)

A short account of a dream I had. Events are exaggerated and parts completely false, but that doesn't matter with respect to the point.

Short Story | Updated Apr 22, 2014 | Reads: 29 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Philosophy,Philosophical,Enlightenment,Thinking,Deep,Think,Thought,Knowledge,Psychology,Dream,Dreams,Analytical,Psycho,Emotions,Empathy,Connection,Interconnectedness,Travel,Nature,Swim

tyler_benjamin

Dawn (Poem)

By Tyler Benjamin  (booksie.com)

Allegory.

Poetry | Updated Jan 22, 2014 | Reads: 18 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 2
Tags: Allegory,Poetry,Water,Nature,Spiritual,Life

The Pit

By Fanman93  (booksie.com)

An allegory to a situation I once found myself in.

Short Story | Updated Nov 2, 2013 | Reads: 83 | Comments: 2 | Likes: 0
Tags: Allegory,Fiction,Depression,Dark

Fiddler

By Margaret Welwood  (booksie.com)

A rhyming, fiddle-playing bear stars in this unusual allegory.

Book Review | Updated Oct 15, 2013 | Reads: 12 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 1
Tags: Selfishness,Suspicious,Allegory,True,Community

A Case Study Oriented Guide To Being A Jerk

By Djmy96  (booksie.com)

How I learned to not be a jerk.

Short Story | Updated Oct 10, 2013 | Reads: 57 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 0
Tags: Management,Cat,Cats,Felines,Pets,Allegory,Litter,Box,Training

The Guilty Rustle

By Hairpin  (booksie.com)

Another Writing Wednesday submission for travis mcbee, check him out on youtube!

Short Story | Updated Jun 29, 2013 | Reads: 9 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 0
Tags: Allegory,Greed,Guilt,Self-centred

Shoes

By Juane  (booksie.com)

This is a story about hope. I entered it for a competition. It also contains a tad of allegory...

Short Story | Updated Jun 5, 2013 | Reads: 11 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Allegory Shoes

Prout Infida

By Glen Bevan  (booksie.com)

A tale of a man in pursuit of a women (Prout Infida), who ends up altering his reality in a way of detrimental means. The unfixable repercussions of love.

Short Story | Updated May 17, 2013 | Reads: 14 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Glen,Bevan,Prout,Infida,Short,Story,Third,Person,Fantasy,Reality.,Allegory

A Dream About Life

By 199429  (booksie.com)

This is a Christian allegory

Short Story | Updated Apr 24, 2013 | Reads: 17 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Allegory,Life,Christianity

tomek_piorkowski

Hanako's Heart

By Tomek Piorkowski  (booksie.com)

Hanako's Heart is a philosophical exploration of greed set in the far future. The Story: The universe is ruled by the Chief Executive Officer of the Corporation, the business having overwhelmed nations and interstellar empires to create a single empire. Only the rebels in the Free Trade Zone...

Book | Updated Nov 8, 2012 | Reads: 2 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Science,Fiction,Allegory,Space,Opera

The End, Down The Street

By Michael Cline  (booksie.com)

A man, questioning his actions and trying to see the the bigger picture.

Short Story | Updated Sep 19, 2012 | Reads: 1 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 2
Tags: Mystery,Allegory,Fiction,Action,Decision,End

grandus

Requiem( I Dont Care, That What I Called It, Thats What It's Being Called)

By Grandus  (booksie.com)

a short script for a very in depth multiple theory allegory.

Script | Updated Jul 29, 2012 | Reads: 4 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Requiem,Riddle,And,Theory,Allegory,Awesome,The,Great,Script,Of,Ages,Short

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