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I Was A Born Champion

By Arun  (booksie.com)

"The Booksie Contest Of A Lifetime" A man tries to kill himself. Being saved by a girl, learns the beauty of life (no romance)

Short Story | Updated Jun 19, 2011 | Reads: 3 | Comments: 23 | Likes: 43
Tags: Suicide,Rhensis,The,Booksie,Contest,Of,A,Lifetime,Champion,Inspiration,Chipmunks,Life,Bankrupt,Desperation,Debt,Depression,Bridge

arun

I'm Here For You; To Rescue You!

By Arun  (booksie.com)

A desperate soul finds a way; see how... (for zadudet1's contest - second round)

Short Story | Updated Jun 15, 2011 | Reads: 4 | Comments: 11 | Likes: 31
Tags: Zadudet1,Contest,Desperation,Girl,Teenage,Abuse,Step-mother,Light,Jesus,Apparition,Rescue,Help,Way,Church

She Doesn't Understand

By Getright  (booksie.com)

I wrote this about 3 weeks into being on the streets again. I've been out now for about 3 1/2 months. I was having a tough time accepting that the mother of my child wanted nothing to do with me any more because of the destruction I caused in everybodys life around me, and around her. When I...

Poetry | Updated May 28, 2011 | Reads: 5 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 3
Tags: Love,Broken,Heart,Pain,Sorrow,Relationship,Torment,Hopeless,Desperate,Desperation,Hate

arun

Strange, Life Is!

By Arun  (booksie.com)

Wavering with the passage of ages is the human minds... and our wishes too!

Poetry | Updated May 27, 2011 | Reads: 49 | Comments: 27 | Likes: 42
Tags: Desperation,Old,Man,Ageing,Loss,Strange,Life,Principles,Lost,Failures,Sad,Sorrow,Retrospection,Introspection,Lament,Childhood,Longing,Wish.

A Faceless Penny In The Rain

By Rythm Fields  (booksie.com)

Lonliness.

Poetry | Updated May 19, 2011 | Reads: 6 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 2
Tags: Loniliness,Desperation,Longing,Love

grotesque

Can I Get A Refill?

By Grotesque  (booksie.com)

A poem I wrote the other day when I was feeling a little under the weather. As always, feedback is appreciated! Enjoy!

Poetry | Updated May 7, 2011 | Reads: 7 | Comments: 2 | Likes: 1
Tags: Dark,Poetry,Humor,Drugs,Drug,Abuse,Pill,Pills,Medicine,Sick,Sickness,Society,Human,Loneliness,Desperation,Depression,Madness,Insanity,Misery,Pain

The Anchor

By Lostinthisloneliness  (booksie.com)

this anchor pulls me down.

Poetry | Updated Apr 30, 2011 | Reads: 1 | Comments: 2 | Likes: 0
Tags: Alone,Sinking,Suicide,Cutting,Loneliness,Sadness,Desperation,Relief

UNEMPLOYMENT (I) (a Diamante)

By Philip Roberts  (booksie.com)

A diamante-style poem about the horrors of modern-day unemployment.

Poetry | Updated Apr 12, 2011 | Reads: 2 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Poverty,Unemployment,Degraded,Downtrodden,Begging,Pleading,Failing,Beaten,Belittled,The,Forgotten,Hopelessness,Helplessness,Despair,Desperation

the_flowers

An Epistle Of A Traveler

By The Flowers  (booksie.com)

The poem, "An Epistle of a Traveler" tells the story of love, desperation and agony of a metaphorically constructed protagonist, "The Traveler". I would love to receive feedback from you!

Poetry | Updated Apr 10, 2011 | Reads: 1 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 0
Tags: Epistle,Traveler,Love,Lust,Poem,Agony,Desperation

CBD (I) (a Diamante)

By Philip Roberts  (booksie.com)

A diamante about the gloominess about heartless, soulless Melbourne.

Poetry | Updated Mar 23, 2011 | Reads: 0 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Melbourne,Footscray,Maribyrnong,Misery,Poverty,Suffering,Helplessness,Homelessness,Hopelessness,Despair,Desperation,Australia

THE CITY (I) (a Diamante)

By Philip Roberts  (booksie.com)

A diamante about the gloominess about heartless, soulless Melbourne.

Poetry | Updated Mar 23, 2011 | Reads: 2 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Melbourne,Footscray,Maribyrnong,Misery,Poverty,Suffering,Helplessness,Homelessness,Hopelessness,Despair,Desperation,Australia

AUSTRALIA (a Diamante)

By Philip Roberts  (booksie.com)

Another Diamante verse about the awfulness of Australia if you are poor.

Poetry | Updated Mar 23, 2011 | Reads: 1 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Melbourne,Footscray,Maribyrnong,Misery,Poverty,Suffering,Helplessness,Homelessness,Hopelessness,Despair,Desperation,Australia

Justice Through Weary Eyes

By Aequitas  (booksie.com)

If you spent twenty years hunting down the one that killed the love of your life... how would you deal your justice. Sam Lightwood is growing old, but has finally found the man he has been hunting for twenty long years. Its judgment day.

Short Story | Updated Feb 21, 2011 | Reads: 2 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 2
Tags: Justice,Sorrow,Sadness,Desperation,Revenge,Rage,Love,Loss

THREE EVIL HARRIDANS

By Philip Roberts  (booksie.com)

Written during a moment of near-suicidal depress, eleven years ago.

Poetry | Updated Feb 10, 2011 | Reads: 1 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Hopelessness,Homelessness,Helplessness,Despair,Stress,Desperation,Depression

WORK-A-DAY BLUES

By Philip Roberts  (booksie.com)

A song about being working class, which I wrote c.1979.

Poetry | Updated Feb 6, 2011 | Reads: 0 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Working,Class,Hopelessness,Helplessness,Despair,Poverty,Desperation,Australian,Fascism,Liberal,Party,Lib-nats,National,Alp,Labor


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