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The Colors Of The Rainbow

By Dare To Be Different  (booksie.com)

Have you ever felt that you had to pretend to be someone you aren't just to fit in? Maybe you had to pretend you didn't like a certain group or act a certain way to make your parents happy? Meet Colby Carranza, a sixteen year old living with his family in small town Michigan. On the outside, he...

Novel | Updated Mar 7, 2015 | Reads: 44 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 1
Tags: Memoir,Fiction,Transgender,Dysfunctional,Families,Love,Loss

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The Suicide Bride

By Martha Nesbitt  (booksie.com)

The Suicide Bride is the story of Florence Rose Jennings a woman who wanted motherhood more than life it's self.

Short Story | Updated Feb 15, 2015 | Reads: 80 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Romance,Love,Marriage,Husbands,Wives,Children,Families,Drug,Addiction,Pain,Emotional,Suffering,Suicide,Attempted,Ignorance

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THE LOST CHRISTMAS EVE

By Ltcolonelchad  (booksie.com)

I did not write this story myself, but I wish I had because it's beautiful. This story was basis for the Christmas rock opera by the Trans-Siberian Orchestra. I hope you find it as emotionally and spiritually uplifting as I did. Merry Christmas.

Short Story | Updated Dec 13, 2014 | Reads: 24 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Christmas,Christ,Christians,Christianity,Religion,Angels,Fathers,Sons,Family,Families

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Abomination

By Shirorabbit10  (booksie.com)

Set in the not to distant future a Doctor and Advertising Company try to figure out a way to save humanity. (Not long, needs work, just wanting to know what other people thought:)

Short Story | Updated Oct 19, 2014 | Reads: 13 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Genetic,Engineering,Families,Doctors

Final Strike: Another World

By Reneorionsalmon  (booksie.com)

Brandon is just a normal character, with extraordinary traits. His family is part of 13 Elite families that have ruled the world for the last 4 thousand years. Now that everything in his life has turned around, its up to him to decide what will be the faith of his branch.

Novel | Updated Sep 18, 2014 | Reads: 7 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Final,Strike,Another,World,Science,Fiction,Action,Aventure,College,Teens,Conspiracy,Rene,Orion,Salmon,Reality,Multidimensions,Elite,Families

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A GUIDE FOR THE TRAVEL FOOD HOST: (Or How I Missed Being A Travel Foodie Host)

By Wily Geist  (booksie.com)

Who would have thought that there would be a career in TV about eating weird food? I am willing to bet your high school guidance counselor never advised you this: “Well, I would advise you that your future; your career is in eating bugs, weird meats or traveling around the world devouring...

Short Story | Updated Jul 29, 2014 | Reads: 17 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 0
Tags: Satire,Travel,Food,Stars,Tony,Bourdain,Zimmerman,Weird,Foods,Families,Pigs,Feet

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I Remember As If It Were Yesterday...

By Belindamarden  (booksie.com)

This is based on a true story. These events actually happened. It is a little sad. I hope you enjoy it. :)

Short Story | Updated Jun 25, 2014 | Reads: 89 | Comments: 3 | Likes: 4
Tags: True,Story,Sad,Short,Stories,Families,Accidents

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The Black Sheep

By Greenglasses  (booksie.com)

(Mystery/Nior) -Linked... a ruthless, obsessed murderer to a sexually broken detective. As narcissism is part of the detectives ego, he is shown in a deeper light under unfolding who is behind the brutal slaughtering of blondes and their families. There is one thing that could bring both...

Novel | Updated Feb 7, 2014 | Reads: 44 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 8
Tags: Murder,Suspense,Detective,Doctor,Stripper,Blondes,Families,Physchological,Roxy,Darkened,Beaking-piont,Drugs,Deeper

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Christmas Enchantment

By Bronzea  (booksie.com)

Poetry about the magic and wonder of Christmas. The poem portrays the excitement and joy that Christmas brings.

Poetry | Updated Dec 21, 2013 | Reads: 12 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Christmas,Presents,Families,Jesus,Santa,Star

Somebody Else's Soul

By Northernlight  (booksie.com)

A story about a turbulent relationship between a father and daughter.

Short Story | Updated Dec 14, 2013 | Reads: 22 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Families,Depression,Self,Esteem,Memoir,Biography,Spirituality

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Young And Abandoned

By Bloodystrawberries  (booksie.com)

This story is about abuse. I know plenty of people who are abused everyday, and someone I know almost killed himself over abuse, so I made this in memory of him. I am totally against abuse, just putting it out there. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Sammy is only 6...

Short Story | Updated Nov 20, 2013 | Reads: 41 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 2
Tags: Murder,Abuse,Young,Hurt,Sad,Foster,Families,Poor

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Insolence, And Why No One Goes To Movies Anymore

By Natelinjean  (booksie.com)

Tonight a teacher has died. I wonder what humanity has left to ruin. I'm sickened. I hate myself for being part of a race that can take something fragile, and shatter it. You give me things to write about. You inspire a world I so desperately hope I had created. It is a monster.

Poetry | Updated Nov 2, 2013 | Reads: 2 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 1
Tags: Stupid,Ignorant,Human,Argument,Movie,Theater,Teacher,College,Real,Tonight,Sick,Wicked,Evil,Death,Kill,Shoot,Shot,Gun,Eight,Rounds

Not Even Death Could Do Us Part

By Layce  (booksie.com)

*I'm Trying Something New* Bryton had only ever loved one guy in her entire life and now, five months into her teenage pregnancy she finds out he has weeks if not days to live, with the baby on the way and their (Bryton and Kaylan's) families torn apart will she be able to cope? And will...

Novel | Updated Aug 27, 2013 | Reads: 14 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Death,Cancer,Teenage,Pregnancy,Best,Friends,Marriage,Consummation,Love,Heartache,Families,Cape,Town,Pretoria,Promises

Angry Sister-in-law

By Nighthawk  (booksie.com)

family strife,squabbles,anger,....self righteous

Poetry | Updated Aug 26, 2013 | Reads: 4 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 0
Tags: Families,Fractious...

The Sadness Of It All

By Doug Elwell  (booksie.com)

A medical corpsman,Harry Edwards' life is transformed by the death of Charlie on a flight from Elmendorf AFB in Anchorage to Charleston AFB in South Carolina. It attempts to put faces on the gallows humor and cynicism of the Vietnam War, its casualties and those left behind.

Short Story | Updated Jul 20, 2013 | Reads: 10 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Vietnam,War,Casualties,Families,Medics

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