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CirCUMcised, Excorcised, So Never Surprised

By Ucumpletemexx  (booksie.com)

One mans odyssey against the haters

Poetry | Updated Jul 23, 2015 | Reads: 16 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 1
Tags: Synagogue,Gay,Jewry,Judaism,Sneaks,Kike,Avant-garde,Yid,Modernist,Schlamiel

Grimshaw & Mortimer: Detectives

By Theoneandonlych  (booksie.com)

The first of many cases of the dysfunctional detective duo, Lewis Grimshaw and Wesley Mortimer.

Short Story | Updated May 4, 2015 | Reads: 71 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Crime,Historical,Modernist,Self-aware,1920s,Detective,Fiction

The Social Networks

By Scottritchie  (booksie.com)

The Social Networks is a short story about two people who dedicate their lives to cultivating their social media presences.

Short Story | Updated Mar 21, 2015 | Reads: 77 | Comments: 2 | Likes: 2
Tags: Humour,Social,Networks,Facebook,Instagram,Identity,Modernist,Stream,Of,Consciousness


Lost And Found

By Hanna Nicol  (booksie.com)

From the day we are born our lives are planned and structured by a set of pre-determined expectations that society expects us to fulfil. Go to school, graduate, go to university, graduate, get a job, pay the rent, buy a car, get married, have kids, buy a house, pay your mortgage, retire...and...

Novel | Updated Jan 11, 2015 | Reads: 26 | Comments: 2 | Likes: 1
Tags: Modernist,Coming,Of,Age,Happiness,Social,Norms,Vignette,Short,Story

Fragment 1: A Meditation On Work

By Kean Flynn  (booksie.com)

I had been reading a bit from The Book of Disquiet while also putting off studying for a midterm. Those two accidents combined to form this weird strip of pseudo-intellectual prose.

Miscellaneous | Updated Oct 13, 2014 | Reads: 11 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Fernando,Pessoa,Book,Of,Disquiet,Modernism,Modernist,Philosophy,Art,Work,Fragment,Prose,Meditation,Procrastination,Production,Nature,Pointless,Tags,Sean,Creedon


The Window On The West

By Indragon  (booksie.com)

To your right lies all that you wish to escape from. To your left lies the gateway to your dreams. Yet all you can do is watch the days go by, beautiful though they may be. Hope, humanity, and life in general.

Short Story | Updated Nov 30, 2013 | Reads: 28 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 1
Tags: Window,West,Stream,Of,Consciousness,Universe,Poetry,Death,Short,Hope,Literary,Fiction,Fantasy,Modernism,Modernist,Science,Dreams,Humanity,Zeitgeist,Existentialism

A Message From Terrence, Jesus Of The Future

By Liam Cooper  (booksie.com)

A metafictional memoir from the desk of the man in the future who those have deemed the returned Jesus. Please feel free to print it and post it on telephone poles around your town!

Short Story | Updated Jul 23, 2012 | Reads: 19 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 1
Tags: Jesus,Science,Fiction,Future,Time-travel,James,Joyce,Modernist,Pun,Wordplay

Thou Shalt Not

By Ritwick  (booksie.com)

A momentous life of an eternal man, shrouded in a post modern despair and a romantic union.

Short Story | Updated Mar 15, 2012 | Reads: 1 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Post,Modernist,Confusion,Time,Life

Experiment (first Story)

By Roc  (booksie.com)

I am 16 years old . I have always enjoyed reading and suddenly I felt the urge to start writing. This is so far what I have written, I guess I still miss more than half but I thought I would try publishing a bit of it. You will notice a strange form of writing, this is just an experiment I...

Short Story | Updated Feb 8, 2012 | Reads: 2 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Fiction,Experimental,Drama,Modernist,Depressing,Difficult


Albert Murdoc

By Howie Clark  (booksie.com)

My first short story for booksie. I personally like this story, it's only a page long on Microsoft Word but I think it's very powerful.

Short Story | Updated Jan 30, 2010 | Reads: 0 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Modernist,White,Elephant,Short,Redemption,Poetic,Tension,Sin,Prison


Ever After

By Zer0  (booksie.com)

An anti-fairy tale. WARNING: This piece does contain rape scenes, only to make a particular point, always presented negatively, and in the end righteously avenged. Never the less, some readers may be uncomfortable with these scenes.

Short Story | Updated Nov 20, 2007 | Reads: 4 | Comments: 3 | Likes: 11
Tags: Feminist,Anti,Fairy,Tale,Alternative,Modernist,Fantasy,Princess,Shining,Armor,Medieval,Satire,Revenge

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