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COMING HOME FOR CHRISTMAS :-)

By Eileen Mcguinness  (booksie.com)

Christmas comes as a welcome cheer and relief from the bomb shattered lives of this refugee family.After leaving Libya and arriving in Switzerland their lives are transformed to some semblence of normality.This little poem brings home to many of us how lucky we are to live in peace time here in...

Poetry | Updated Nov 7, 2011 | Reads: 34 | Comments: 2 | Likes: 7
Tags: Christmas,Yuletide,Blessings,Faith,Religion,Prosperity,Love,Family,Cost,Shopping,Bargains,Church,Hymns,Sing,Community,Warmth,Fire,Indulgence,Commercialism,Glogg

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THE REAL MEANING OF CHRISTMAS.

By Eileen Mcguinness  (booksie.com)

Christmas is fast approaching as we all head down to do our bit for the family.In recent years Christmas has become a pantomine of shoppers spending money they haven't got to pay back on their credit card in january.Some will buy gifts for all of the family in the january sales.For me the whole...

Poetry | Updated Nov 7, 2011 | Reads: 8 | Comments: 2 | Likes: 4
Tags: Christmas,Yuletide,Blessings,Faith,Religion,Prosperity,Love,Family,Cost,Shopping,Bargains,Church,Hymns,Sing,Community,Warmth,Fire,Indulgence,Commercialism,Glogg

princessgore

Self Harms Little Helper

By Princessgore  (booksie.com)

when i was 12 i turned to self harm not even lying, now i tell a story based on my life dont take the mick

Book | Updated Nov 2, 2011 | Reads: 1 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 3
Tags: Self,Harm,Girl,Razor,Blood,Scary

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I'VE QUIT SMOKING NOW GET READY TO GO COLD TURKEY :-P

By Eileen Mcguinness  (booksie.com)

Smoking causes cancer and other respiratory diseases which is why many people are now quitting this filthy habit.In the good old days when movie stars promoted smoking everyone thought it was cool to follow.If you value your health and want to live longer then it might be a good idea to quit...

Poetry | Updated Oct 31, 2011 | Reads: 4 | Comments: 3 | Likes: 6
Tags: Smoking,Harm,Cancer,Death,Choice,Vice,Desire,Addiction,Breath,Sinister,Ostracised,Dirt,Filth,Weed,Crave,Attention,Pledge,Vow,Promise,Tobacco

rainbowkid

Try To Smile, Fall In Denial

By Rainbowkid  (booksie.com)

Written yonks ago, you don't like what it says, it doesn't matter, it happened

Poetry | Updated Oct 27, 2011 | Reads: 1 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 1
Tags: Self,Harm,Suicide,Pain

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THE DUMBING DOWN PHENOMENON.

By Eileen Mcguinness  (booksie.com)

Dumbing down might be a subject that is rarely discussed these days.I think it's fair to say that the media try to shape and influence it's people.Not everything that we read in the papers is true.Sometimes the media will just let us know what they want us to hear.Terrorists get a bad press but...

Poetry | Updated Oct 26, 2011 | Reads: 2 | Comments: 3 | Likes: 5
Tags: Dumbing-down,Misleading,Lies,Con,Trick,Ratings,Nulified,Information,Influence,Change,Publish,Announce,Initiate,Media,Government,Technology,Control,Unsettle,Buy,Business

Love Is Acceptance, Not Hate

By The Anti Stereotype  (booksie.com)

another poem about when i lived with my mom and she found out i was gay two years ago i was seventeen and it was hell, i almost wished she would just kick me out, it would have been so much better

Poetry | Updated Oct 19, 2011 | Reads: 19 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 4
Tags: Gay,Hate,Love,Mom,Acceptance,Scars,Cutting,Self,Harm,Guilt,Hell,Strife,Abuse

prettylittlescars

Canvas Skin

By Prettylittlescars  (booksie.com)

This poem was written about when i self harmed when i was younger.

Poetry | Updated Oct 18, 2011 | Reads: 5 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Self,Harm,Angst

A Flight To Remember

By Thejesssk  (booksie.com)

Maddy recieves an unexpected call from her father after months of no communication after a traumatic farewell the last time they spoke. She is now flying across the sky to see what he wants. But what will he need?

Short Story | Updated Oct 13, 2011 | Reads: 5 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Travel,Flight,Girl,Self,Harm,Father,Family,Pain,Trouble,Sickness,Disease,Loss,Death,Dad,Daughter,Plane,Sky,Clouds

Perfect Girl In This Imperfect World

By Bluebatescambridge  (booksie.com)

This story is actually true. It has been written about a friend who i really want to help. She is a self-harmer and i am trying to raise awareness about self-harming because she is bullied because of it so she self-harms even more. Its a cycle and i want it to stop. So please read its quite...

Short Story | Updated Oct 9, 2011 | Reads: 18 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 4
Tags: Self,Harmer,Harming,Help,Alone,Sad,Depression,Bluebatescambridge,Harm

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SCHADENFREUNDE

By Eileen Mcguinness  (booksie.com)

It seems today that the new social vice is to mock other people who are less fortunate than ourselves.I see it everywhere i go,perhaps i am a little paranoid but mock they do and it's getting worse.The lack of respect and family values gives way to an ill disciplined society where respect is...

Poetry | Updated Oct 6, 2011 | Reads: 0 | Comments: 2 | Likes: 0
Tags: Respect,Morality,Values,Corruption,Mocking,Teasing,Cheating,Undermining,Devaluing,Harm,Sentimentality,Enemies,Smutty,Prostitution,Politics,Cheapness,Violate,Express,Valueless,Abuse.

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DEPRESSION-BI-POLAR

By Eileen Mcguinness  (booksie.com)

Depression or Bi-polar can affect as many as 1/10 people at any point in their lives.Stress and anxiety are the symptoms which i tend to suffer from when i have my bad days.The more strain society and our employers place upon us then the worse it gets.Certainly an uncaring family doesn't help...

Poetry | Updated Oct 6, 2011 | Reads: 0 | Comments: 3 | Likes: 1
Tags: Despair,Inbalance,Mood,Darkness,Fear,Anxiety,Disease,Affliction,Harm,Terror,Isolation,Helplessness,Prisoner,Fate,Fragility,Strife,Mock,Society,Blame,Detached

addictedtobooks

I Understand...

By Addictedtobooks  (booksie.com)

I understand

Poetry | Updated Sep 17, 2011 | Reads: 1 | Comments: 16 | Likes: 39
Tags: Addictedtobooks,I,Understand,Alone,Self,Harm,Suicide,Darkness,Anger

When Times...Relly..Became..Mentally..Phyically..Hard..

By Dadagspot69  (booksie.com)

mental physical well being stress health twelve years dead or maybe a lifetime

Poetry | Updated Sep 14, 2011 | Reads: 4 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: I,Onece,Went,Against,My,Inner,Instintive,Survial,Senses,Feelings,And,Thoughts.. When,The,Big,Bald,Alien,Looking,So,Called,Educated

addictedtobooks

Everytime.....

By Addictedtobooks  (booksie.com)

Everytime

Poetry | Updated Sep 14, 2011 | Reads: 3 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 27
Tags: Addictedtobooks,Everytime,Past,Present,Future,Drip,Self,Harm,Pain


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