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A Very Short Story Of Untimely Events

By Libbythellama  (booksie.com)

A very short story about James and Luke; two brothers who wrestle wretched condidtions in order to stay alive. With each other, death is not conceivable. But when everyone is escaping,and air running thin, the brothers feel their biological clock ticking, encouraging the unthinkable...

Short Story | Updated Dec 17, 2013 | Reads: 24 | Comments: 4 | Likes: 3
Tags: Literary,Fiction,Thriller,Desperation,Supermarket


My Future Is Dissolving!

By Kindledhalfdivine  (booksie.com)

This poem sums up the frustrations, loneliness, emptiness of mind, and fear of fading out of an extremely depressed person.

Poetry | Updated Dec 5, 2013 | Reads: 10 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: My,Future,Is,Dissolving,Depression,Sad,Poetry,Fear,Anxiety,Desperation


Just One More Lost Person

By Mkkrinler  (booksie.com)

Trying my hand at blues. I've been working more and more on lyrics to give to my client who is a musician. Check out the lyric, and check him out: http://www.patreon.com/mrjakeanthony

Poetry | Updated Dec 3, 2013 | Reads: 9 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 4
Tags: Song,Lyric,Poem,Blues,Desperation,Alcohol

Machines Of Hatred - Destroy And Dismantle

By Skiller  (booksie.com)

I just felt to write about how we become more and more dependent on machines. And it made me ask myself the question: are machines and depending on them good, or are we running head against the wall?

Poetry | Updated Nov 19, 2013 | Reads: 1 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Horror,Machines,Blood,Murder,Sadness,War,Decay,Technology,Desperate,Desperation,Killing,Slaughter

Everything Collapses

By Skiller  (booksie.com)

I'm not lucky in life at all, so I'm sad and disappointed lots of times. At times like these, I usually write a poem to give my sadness away. This is a poen which was made this way.

Poetry | Updated Nov 19, 2013 | Reads: 5 | Comments: 2 | Likes: 2
Tags: Death,Suicide,Sadness,Giving,Up,Hopelessness,Hope,Disappointment,Futile,Dark,Absurd,Desperate,Desperation,Loneliness


The Captive Dove

By Yankee0455  (booksie.com)

This novel, based upon the true saga of six-year old Nasser (Joe), is now available on Amazon.com. Joe and his 14-year old sister were sent from their Chicago home to stay with cousins in the village of Dayr Ghasana in the West Bank. Three years later, Joe and his mentally challenged cousin find...

Novel | Updated Nov 17, 2013 | Reads: 13 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Children,Of,War;,Family,Values;,Cultural,Differences,Transcended,By,Bonds,Love,Trust,And,Friendship;,Despair,To,Desperation,Forgiveness;,Redemption;

University Fees (for Your Amusement)

By Honeybee Lilico  (booksie.com)

An ironic poem about the lengths students will go through to pay their way through university

Poetry | Updated Nov 5, 2013 | Reads: 13 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 0
Tags: Students,Stripping,Dancer,Erotic,University,Money,Desperation


Suddenly Now Painted Red

By Apocalypserising  (booksie.com)

Is life just a game?

Poetry | Updated Oct 9, 2013 | Reads: 1 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Grimdark,Life,Roses,Dark,Poetry,Suicide,Desperation,Questions,Ideas,Help,Chess

Missing Pieces

By Blairlouise  (booksie.com)

The story of a little girl, forced to grow up too fast.

Novel | Updated Sep 30, 2013 | Reads: 21 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 1
Tags: Mystery,Betrayal,Loss,Desperation,Love,Romance


We Took On The Day And We Lost

By Hunter Andela  (booksie.com)

depression and its loveliness

Short Story | Updated Sep 6, 2013 | Reads: 5 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Depression,Life,Sadness,Sorrow,Desperation

"Just Listen" By Kelly Seale

By Kellyseale  (booksie.com)

an attempt to reach someone I care deeply about...before it's too late.

Poetry | Updated Aug 27, 2013 | Reads: 5 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 1
Tags: Poetry,Desperation,Drug,And,Alcohol,Abuse,Addiction,Intervention

A Teen's Lament

By Arun  (booksie.com)

Not so poetic. Just a short ramble out of a sudden inspiration.

Poetry | Updated Aug 15, 2013 | Reads: 11 | Comments: 2 | Likes: 4
Tags: Love,Romance,Demands,Teen,Yearning,Lament,Attention,Want,Desperation

The Language Of The Trees

By Jessgs  (booksie.com)

Charlotte, a small twelve year old girl is dying. However she isn't unprepared. Armed with an entire way of life, she gives her family one of the most special presents anyone could ever get - from beyond the grave.

Novel | Updated Jun 11, 2013 | Reads: 5 | Comments: 5 | Likes: 18
Tags: Death,Illness,Siblings,Family,Love,Desperation,Happiness,Unique,Clever,Language,Trees,Nature,Bravery,Twins,Mother,Father,Little,Girls,Magic


The 24th Regiment: Chapter 1

By Stahl  (booksie.com)

In 2026 the United Nations has been disbanded and the world has become a handful of nations-at-war. The top dog, India, has invaded the United States of America in a full-scale war. Now on the bottom of the food chain, a handful of American soldiers have banded together in their home country to...

Book | Updated Jun 2, 2013 | Reads: 2 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 2
Tags: Military,Infantry,Desperation,Overwhelming,Death,Fiction

Losing My Brother

By Jessgs  (booksie.com)

As Sophie is left picking up the pieces when her Mum dies, she raises her brother Jacob. When that job goes wrong and it begins to spiral out of control, when does Sophie finally quit the job she never asked for?

Short Story | Updated May 31, 2013 | Reads: 6 | Comments: 4 | Likes: 8
Tags: Horror,Desperation,Family,Ties,Crime,Mystery

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