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The Woods

By Jesssmone  (booksie.com)

'I’m floating through life, taking the good and the bad, I’m optimistic about our future though I don’t see too far into it, I don’t feel the need to know things outside of our world. I am not an adventurer, so if the balance is tipped slightly, I do not look forward...

Novel | Updated Feb 9, 2014 | Reads: 11 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 1
Tags: Young,Adult,Fiction,Fantasy,Journey,Independence,Love,Friendship


What Came After

By Runningatnight  (booksie.com)

Avery just got dumped with no reason or explanation...by her fiance. As she tries to move on, she constantly endures flashbacks of a time when they never fought, before the proposal, and before she realized anything that good could go wrong. Avery continues to work at her oldest sister's florist...

Novel | Updated Jan 2, 2014 | Reads: 10 | Comments: 2 | Likes: 1
Tags: Love,Break,Up,Independence,College


Forbidden Devotion

By Indomitableempath  (booksie.com)

Ever since Luna has been a young girl, she hasn't felt love or friendship. She is attending her first year at college and is nervous because she dreads that she will never experience the true meaning of love. Luna doesn't understand how lovely she really is through her painful diagnoses of major...

Novel | Updated Jan 2, 2014 | Reads: 66 | Comments: 2 | Likes: 1
Tags: Love,Romance,Depression,Pain,Intellectual,Young,Abuse,Forbidden,Philosophies,Dreams,Independence,Lonesome,First-love


Me, Myself And I

By Michaels76  (booksie.com)

This is a short summary of who I am and what I believe in so that those who read my short stories, essays or articles will know more about the man behind the words.

Short Story | Updated Dec 31, 2013 | Reads: 42 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 2
Tags: Michael,Dale,Sipes,Jr.,Open,Minded,Freedom,United,States,Army,Service,Country,Duty,Oath,Faith,Learn,Death,Life,Ideas


Independence, Gone

By Mind Is A Razorblade  (booksie.com)

a short poem, nothing less, nothing more.

Poetry | Updated Dec 22, 2013 | Reads: 11 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 1
Tags: Poem,Sad,Independence,Break,Broken,End


Identify With Me

By Ohioguy  (booksie.com)

Kinda just came out like this, don't really know what I was doing! It did end suddenly, I couldn't quite wrap my head around how to finish it off. Chances are, I will make another one that is related to this once I've gotten an idea.

Poetry | Updated Sep 12, 2013 | Reads: 8 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 0
Tags: Poem,Poetry,Identify,Identity,Independence,Random



By 4yetile  (booksie.com)

The Gurkhas are the finest infantrymen in the world who come from a country where ‘It is better to die than to be a coward,’ and where most bear the name Bahadur, which means ‘courageous,’ and who carry out their mission with the help of the deadly, curved...

Book | Updated Aug 20, 2013 | Reads: 14 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 0
Tags: Gurkhas,Nepal,Gorkha,British,India,India's,Independence,Brigade,Of,Hong,Kong,London,Mercenaries

The Field

By Heybey  (booksie.com)

Looking back on life through a field.

Short Story | Updated Aug 10, 2013 | Reads: 36 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 2
Tags: Growing,Up,Adulthood,Independence,Writing,Love,Hate,Betrayal,Sad,Sadness,Peace,Graduation,Standing,For,What,You,Believe,In,Happiness

Life's Similes/Metaphors #5

By Sgbanks  (booksie.com)

Like the 4th edition of this series it about rocks! Lol but this poem has a twist and goes makes references to the rock cycle

Poetry | Updated Aug 9, 2013 | Reads: 80 | Comments: 4 | Likes: 10
Tags: Rocks,Independence,Solid,Cycle,Life,Drama,Challenges,Change

Life's Similes/Metaphors #4

By Sgbanks  (booksie.com)

In this poem I make a unique comparison to people and rocks... weird it may sound but makes for an interesting poem in the end

Poetry | Updated Aug 9, 2013 | Reads: 40 | Comments: 2 | Likes: 9
Tags: Rocks,Independence,Soul,Solid,Worth,Perseverance,Pride



By Sixella Malz  (booksie.com)

Dedicated to a friend going through a tough time.

Poetry | Updated Jul 20, 2013 | Reads: 37 | Comments: 18 | Likes: 20
Tags: Character,Independence,Alien,Outsider,Integrity,Bullying


By Philip Roberts  (booksie.com)

No country on Earth has the right to control another! China, get the Hell out of Tibet!

Poetry | Updated Jul 13, 2013 | Reads: 3 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 1
Tags: China,Tibet,Freedom,Politics,Political,Independence,Justice


It's Independence Day

By Browneyedsoul511  (booksie.com)

A lot of people have the wrong idea about Puerto Rico. Many (well, the ones who know a little about the story) think we want to be part of the Union just because of the money. Many say we can't be a state because we're Latino, we speak Spanish, in other words... "inferior". Well, Puerto Rico...

Poetry | Updated Jul 10, 2013 | Reads: 12 | Comments: 2 | Likes: 3
Tags: Freedom,Independence,Day,Oppression,Bullying,Heartbreak,Struggle,End,Puerto,Rico,America,Justice,Equality

The Donahues Episode 106

By Neonetwork  (booksie.com)

Michael invites himself to Ryan and Sarah’s Fourth of July get together and makes Ryan uncomfortable, Ethan and Kimberly attend Mayor Sarandon's Independence Day shindig and Rob and Jamie attempt to put on they own damn fireworks show

Script | Updated Jul 6, 2013 | Reads: 14 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Comedy,Family,Donahues,Independence,Day,Fireworks,Feminism


When You Utter Those Words

By Luzanne Marx  (booksie.com)

Its about how certain people affect you. How they have an emotional power over you!!

Poetry | Updated Apr 24, 2013 | Reads: 16 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Love,Relationships,Heartbreaks,Strength,Independence

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