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The Unkempt Tavern

By Ero Titian  (booksie.com)

Just some thoughts

Short Story | Updated Oct 19, 2015 | Reads: 9 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Existentialism,Drinking


By Simpetweb  (booksie.com)

Like in the children's paper and pen game of the same name, the main character takes incremental steps towards hanging a man, though here it's his own self induced destruction which is at stake. (plot twists come free but the broken fourth wall is non-refundable) OCCASIONAL STRONG LANGUAGE...

Short Story | Updated Oct 3, 2015 | Reads: 37 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 2
Tags: Existentialism,Evolution,Addiction,Suicide,Hope,Dementia,Twist,Fourth-wall,Cynicism,God


DEATH INC. (soft Release)

By James Scott  (booksie.com)

This is the soft release of my brand new novel DEATH INC. This teaser has the first two chapters & Bonus Material that I have put together just for this soft release, such as a description of the entire first part of the novel, and a some other cool stuff. The entire novel is written in three...

Novel | Updated Sep 30, 2015 | Reads: 17 | Comments: 3 | Likes: 0
Tags: Death,Science,Fiction,Literary,Dark,Creation,Evolution,God,Good,Evil,Soft,Release,Alternative,Idea,Thought,Ideology,Spiritualism,Existentialism,Irony


Meditations Of Pilipo--the Existentialist

By Godiah Rocky Imbukuleh  (booksie.com)

The Meditations of Pilipo--the Existentialist is a novella about a man called Pilipo who turned out to be a terrorist. It details his thoughts, actions and life through the eyes of his former best friend, Godiah. The novel captures Pilipo's philosophy on religion and life which are heavily...

Book | Updated Sep 11, 2015 | Reads: 16 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: African,Literature,Kenyan,Existentialism,Philosophical,Bungoma,Nairobi,Pilipo


This Journal Belongs To:

By Jay2thestay  (booksie.com)

From Christmas of 2011 to the end of 2014 I wrote in a journal. I included original poetry, theories about the world, spiritual revelations, and personal experiences that I learned a lesson or two from. In the pages I lay out my soul and have a lot of pride in the short time that it seemed so...

Miscellaneous | Updated Jun 29, 2015 | Reads: 11 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: This,Journal,Belongs,To,Jordan,Stacy,Jay2thestay,Diaries,Diary,Philosophy,Philosophical,Theories,Life,Story,Overland,Park,Ks,Kansas,Siddhartha

Excerpt - Mira's Life

By Oneiricideals  (booksie.com)

Here's a rudimentary attempt at creating a convincing character - following Mira, an androgynous, reticent, and intelligent women of 25, in a state of befuddling melancholy. Anyway, leave a comment, advice, your opinion - cheers!

Miscellaneous | Updated Jun 12, 2015 | Reads: 7 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Fiction,Sadness,Confusion,Conflict,Short,Story,Excerpt,Existentialism,Philosophy

Billy Loman In Death Of A Salesman

By Psisatyr  (booksie.com)

It's an analysis of Billy Lowman in Death of a Salesman

Article | Updated Mar 6, 2015 | Reads: 6 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Death,Of,A,Salesman,Willy,Lowman,American,Dream,Capitalism,Proletariat,Literature,Essay,Existentialism,Deconstruction,Camu,Sisyphus,Donquixote


Pictures Of A City

By Indragon  (booksie.com)

A closer look at modern life through the eyes of an everyday city-dweller.

Poetry | Updated Feb 7, 2015 | Reads: 13 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 0
Tags: City,Modern,Existentialism,Solipsism,Absurd,Art,Conformity,Dilemma

A Winter Night

By Mundungus  (booksie.com)

All day you fight, then cry your eyes out, on a foggy winter night. You drench your soul, it feels catches the cold. While you say to self,everything is alright,it is alright.

Article | Updated Jan 5, 2015 | Reads: 11 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Life,Fog,Mist,Winter,Cat,Existentialism,Philosophy,Love,Feel,Good,Light,Read

Grey Area - Chapter One

By Corytheweirdo12  (booksie.com)

Anthony Wernicke, known by everyone around him as a victim to the pressures of his existence, lives alone in an isolated society with his older, psychologically damaged brother. He struggles with the pressure of daily life and tries to find a silver lining until he is framed, and everything...

Book | Updated Jan 3, 2015 | Reads: 8 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Drama,Philosophy,Character-driven,Existentialism,Love


The Hitman

By Jake Taylor  (booksie.com)

While riding a train, an unnamed hitman reflects on existence and his last six jobs.

Short Story | Updated Aug 8, 2014 | Reads: 20 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 1
Tags: Hitman,Literary,Fiction,Existentialism,Thriller,Philosophical


Brimming With Charisma

By Jamesgeorgeiv  (booksie.com)

Benzo's and Cannabis. Does the ego exist? What was the voice?

Script | Updated Aug 4, 2014 | Reads: 9 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 1
Tags: Ego,Charisma,Expectations,Nothingness,Confident,God,Existentialism


On The Verge Of Deletion

By Derwin Gonzalez  (booksie.com)

An existential story of a man at the heart of a war who realizes life and death is just a game that can be played for a quarter to some.

Short Story | Updated Jul 26, 2014 | Reads: 19 | Comments: 2 | Likes: 1
Tags: Science,Fiction,Existentialism,Matrix,Video,Games


In Search Of A Story

By Shawn Giomedd  (booksie.com)

Robin and Teresa are in a quest to know about life. To be true to their work, they need to know what they write. But that is easier said than done. How much pain makes a writer?

Short Story | Updated Jul 23, 2014 | Reads: 18 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Life,Existentialism,Writer,Tragedy,Sacrifice,Art,Quest


Seattle Nights PART 1

By Benn  (booksie.com)

The Universe doesn't reward you for trying. The Universe doesn't reward you for being morally good. The Universe doesn't care about you. The Universe doesn't care how hard you run up the stairs. The Universe doesn't care what your intentions were, or that it was an accident. My cousin was 23...

Short Story | Updated Jul 11, 2014 | Reads: 1 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Seattle,Short,Story,Fiction,Death,Fire,Apartment,Rebellion,Drugs,Alcohol,Exciting,Existentialism,Big,City,Young,Adult

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