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crystalmyth

The Comfort River

By Crystalmyth  (booksie.com)

This is a story about a girl and how she connects to a river.

Short Story | Updated Apr 10, 2014 | Reads: 12 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 1
Tags: River,Nature,Poetry,Prose,Symbolism,Trees,Leaves,World,Problems,Girl,Help,Thoughts

The Project

By Hinrey Snakespear  (booksie.com)

(I will be updating this piece in segments) This is a piece I have been working on for a while now, I am unsure as to how often I will be updating it, or how big the updates will be, but hopefully those updates will happen. A few critique questions for this piece: -How is the mood of it? -How...

Short Story | Updated Apr 8, 2014 | Reads: 11 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 0
Tags: Cripple,Leg,Sever,Amputate,Accident,Middle,School,Girl,Chop,First,Person,Assistance,Crutches,Doctors,Forests,Woods,Forest,Wood,Crutch,Assist

ian_dawn

Be You_

By Ian Dawn  (booksie.com)

This is probably more prose and miscellaneous but if you read the emotion it flows from the heart

Poetry | Updated Mar 20, 2014 | Reads: 17 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 2
Tags: Prose,Bully,Bullying,Pain,Depression,Hate,Love,Understanding.

bill_schultz

Saintly Joan Outside A Bar Somewhere On The NorthWest Side Of Chicago

By Bill Schultz  (booksie.com)

The title says it all, no? (Author Note) I was mostly going for style and imagery here, not grammatical correctness so lovely people please don't preoccupy yourself with that. This is only the first run through. I do not plan to revise this. It is what is - an exercise. I know this is not...

Poetry | Updated Mar 8, 2014 | Reads: 5 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Death,Religion,Alcohol,Bar,Thought,Doubt,Cheating,Infidelity,Joan,Loneliness,Style,Poem,Poetry,Prose,Smoking,Cigarette

Penniless And Poor

By L1ghtningst0rm  (booksie.com)

During the 19th and early 20th Centuries, women had no influence or power over their own lives. Even women born into a privileged lifestyle were given no choice or freedom of speech. Women born into poverty were the worst treated in this society. There was a strict class division. All money in...

Short Story | Updated Mar 8, 2014 | Reads: 56 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Early,20th,Century,Prose,Pain,Suffering,Poverty

ronald_lee_bunch

Moonlit By RLB

By Ronald Lee Bunch  (booksie.com)

This is a poem I wrote from my book Asteroid Auction.

Poetry | Updated Mar 2, 2014 | Reads: 5 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 1
Tags: Poetry,Prose,Science,Fiction

Sneaking In

By Silentwords  (booksie.com)

A memory awakened from that one memorable night of sweet passion that ended with laughter. Thank you for reading and please feel free to comment and say your thoughts about this piece and how I may improve it. Thank you :)

Poetry | Updated Feb 21, 2014 | Reads: 19 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 1
Tags: Sneaking,On,Sleeping,In,Out,Was,A,Complete,Failure,You,Are,Strange,Dream,That,Awakens,Me,Into,Reality,Poem,Poetry

danielreidy

What's In The Bag?

By Danielreidy  (booksie.com)

My second attempt at poetry, and it handles quite a sensitive topic.

Poetry | Updated Feb 8, 2014 | Reads: 52 | Comments: 4 | Likes: 12
Tags: Poem,Poetry,Non,Rhyming,Prose,Violence,Violent

Tenderly Unaffectionate.

By Donduquette  (booksie.com)

For times and brothers that are gone.

Poetry | Updated Feb 5, 2014 | Reads: 5 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Love,Loss,Regret,Sad,Prose,Life

Woe

By Foreverblue200  (booksie.com)

This came about from simple suggestion to begin writing something with the word "Woe".

Poetry | Updated Jan 29, 2014 | Reads: 6 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 1
Tags: Writer,Writing,Poem,Poetry,Oldschool,Original,Cheat,Cheating,Death,Create,Creative,Inspire,Inspiration,Hobby,Art,Artist,Artwork,Written,Word,Words

amsnow

She Became My Gallows

By Amsnow  (booksie.com)

What of this!? Her sweet madness beautiful as snow; that by starlight! The rushes lean over her wide! The intoxication of her insanity draws me close. Her voice, calling out my name; - haunting me.

Poetry | Updated Jan 20, 2014 | Reads: 23 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 1
Tags: Night,Death,Nature,Family,Friend,Love,Romance,World,Earth,Beauty,Blind,Dark,Poetry,Prose,Short,Dream,Fantasy,Snow,Stars,Broken

danispinks

Love Letter To Bundanon

By Danispinks  (booksie.com)

Love letter to the Southern Highlands village, Bundanoon, Australia.

Poetry | Updated Jan 5, 2014 | Reads: 6 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Bundanoon,Nsw,Australia,Village,Scottish,Fiction,Prose,Poem,Love,Letter,Travel,Writing

Loot At Me And What Do You See

By Damha10  (booksie.com)

Talks about the turbulence societies have over us as individuals. We live in a world of judgements, conceptions, realizations,norms and values that we have to abide by.

Poetry | Updated Jan 4, 2014 | Reads: 9 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Non,Fiction,Death,Government,Control,Society,Impacts,People,Humans,Chicago,Young,Adults,Attitude,Life,Way,Of,Secrets,Careless,Careful,Writers

The Darkness

By Rose Wolfe  (booksie.com)

The darkness of depression takes a hold.

Poetry | Updated Dec 22, 2013 | Reads: 10 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 0
Tags: Poem,Dark,Poetry,Depression,Prose,Lit,Words,Emotions,Feelings,Macabre,Shadows

Dusty Air

By Diana Kouprina  (booksie.com)

I found a picture posdessed so much beauty and truth, that it inspired me to write this poem.

Poetry | Updated Nov 22, 2013 | Reads: 21 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 2
Tags: Prose,Poetry,Writing,Letting,Go,Life,Strength,Beauty,Woman

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