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Days Of Winter

By Lauramariealways  (booksie.com)

Hollow Dane's world is shattered- with the population rapidly decreasing and the cancer rates growing, she struggles to find hope in the world. When she meets Sadie Welfel, however, she is given a task which must be fulfilled.

Short Story | Updated May 8, 2013 | Reads: 12 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Post-apocalyptic,Disease,Hope,Philosophy,Fiction,Adventure,Cancer,Mainstream


By Philip Roberts  (booksie.com)

Poem about a real incident where an elderly mother burnt herself & he retarded daughter to death for fear of daughter having to go into a home when she and her husband died!

Poetry | Updated Nov 29, 2012 | Reads: 2 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Poetry,Tragic,Death,Suicide,Euthanasia,Mainstream,Loss,Of,Life,Hopelessness,Helplessness


Egyptian Amnesia

By Chelle Noerr  (booksie.com)

From a glance, Carmen Korramere looks like a pretty average teenager. She's anything but average. She is trapped in her mind and sometimes it helped predict obstacles in the future; although she didn't know she had this ability, so the present scared her just as much as anyone else. Follow...

Novel | Updated May 19, 2012 | Reads: 1 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Fiction,Indie,Mainstream,Fantasy,Thriller,Mystery,Adventure,Romance,Sci-fi,Teenage,Teens,Egyptian,Amnesia,Egypt,Pyramids,Dreams,Thoughts

People In The Bus

By Reub  (booksie.com)

Experience of a bus ride

Short Story | Updated Dec 7, 2011 | Reads: 3 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 2
Tags: Bus,Couple,Suicide,Cigarette,Bus-stop,Busdriver,Dude,Girl,Man,Woman,Stolen,Bike,Conversation,Mainstream,Music,Angry,Change,Stress,Time

Mainstream Music

By Kimonbees  (booksie.com)

My opinion on mainstream music today.

Article | Updated Sep 1, 2011 | Reads: 22 | Comments: 3 | Likes: 3
Tags: Music,Mainstream,Good,Influence,Bob,Marley,Dylan,Justin,Bieber,Kesha,Lady,Gaga

Say It Loud Scream It Proud

By Karissarawr  (booksie.com)

A different version of my original but I'm posting random different versions of it everywhere lol even with different titles but this is my point of view on mainstream so yeah lol and some of the content is based on me

Poetry | Updated Jul 1, 2011 | Reads: 1 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Life,Screamo,Cutting,Drinking,Driving,Drugs,Emo,Scene,Goth,Prep,Mainstream

Bathroom Mirror

By Michael68  (booksie.com)

Within the mirror is the only place where we can see the real truth. That is if we are willing to see and except it.

Poetry | Updated Jun 10, 2011 | Reads: 3 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 2
Tags: Mainstream,Poetry,Mirror,Truth,Unhidden


By Philip Roberts  (booksie.com)

About my beloved cat who died of cancer in July last year.

Poetry | Updated Jan 23, 2011 | Reads: 0 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Tankya,Tanka,Cat,Poetry,Verse,Mainstream


By Philip Roberts  (booksie.com)

About the horrors of living alone.

Poetry | Updated Jan 22, 2011 | Reads: 2 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Loneliness,Hopelessness,Helplessness,Despair,Desperation,Pointlessness,Mainstream,Poetry


By Philip Roberts  (booksie.com)

A very early poem, from the 1970s, perhaps my first porm where each verse is a separate haiku poem.

Poetry | Updated Jan 21, 2011 | Reads: 1 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 1
Tags: Existentialism,Life,Death,Philosophising,Metaphors,Poetry,Mainstream,Verse,Haiku


By Philip Roberts  (booksie.com)

A very early poem written in the mid 1970s. You can tell I was an existentialist even back then.

Poetry | Updated Jan 20, 2011 | Reads: 1 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Religion,Hopelessness,Helplessness,Despair,Philosophy,Mainstream,Poetry


By Philip Roberts  (booksie.com)

Partly inspired by my favourite song: Heartbreak Hotel by Elvis Presley.

Poetry | Updated Jan 19, 2011 | Reads: 1 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Loneliness,Hopelessness,Helplessness,Despair,Failure,Misery,Mainstream,Poetry,Literary


By Philip Roberts  (booksie.com)

When I wrote this poem about 2 years ago I was talking about one ugly concrete tower built in the centre of Footscray. Since 2 more have sprung up, with 3 more (at least) in the planning stage.

Poetry | Updated Jan 18, 2011 | Reads: 0 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Literary,Poetry,Mainstream,Ugly,Architecture,Buildings

Familial Juice Stew

By Philip Roberts  (booksie.com)

time makes fools of all men And it seems of many women too

Poetry | Updated Jan 18, 2011 | Reads: 0 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Family,Funerals,Mainstream,Poetry,Literary,Friendship


By Philip Roberts  (booksie.com)

The worst bit about being a failed artist (especially if you believe you are a talented one) is that no-one in your family ever supports you. Instead they taunt you, torment you for decades, demanding to know when you will, "Give up this foolishness and get a real job!"

Poetry | Updated Jan 17, 2011 | Reads: 2 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Literary,Poetry,Mainstream,Depression,Helplessness,Hopelessness,Poverty,Futility,Failure

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