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The Bumper Car

By Adimas Samudro  (booksie.com)

Redemption can be found in many different places, sometimes in places where we expect to find it, and other times, places where we do not. The Bumper Car is a story of redemption, found in a place that's most certainly closer to the latter.

Short Story | Updated Jul 14, 2014 | Reads: 21 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 0
Tags: Redemption,Life,Addiction,Unexpected,Depression,Abuse,Self,Personal,Forgiveness,Progress

My Name Is Gemma Kendall

By Ecole93  (booksie.com)

My Name is Gemma Kendall is a short story written in first person, present tense. It is a piece of literary fiction which focuses on dark themes such as bullying, depression, alcoholism and crime. The story is written as a stream of consciousness; the narrator’s thoughts and opinions are...

Short Story | Updated Jul 14, 2014 | Reads: 15 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Crime,Arson,Fire,Female,Protagonist,First,Person,Present,Tense,Literary,Fiction,Boyfriend,Drugs,Alcohol,Alcoholic,Alcoholism,Mother,Parent,Relationship

I Am Digga

By Rahdigga  (booksie.com)

Many people judge us for the good or bad that we do. So it's easier if we just stay true to ourselves and be who we are and let nobody else define us. and if nobody can accept us for who we really are then they have no place in our lives.

Poetry | Updated Jul 8, 2014 | Reads: 2 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Self

Almost Everybody Loves The Autistic Walrus

By Piratamaschioladro  (booksie.com)

Wally Russ is just about the most loved creature in all of the North Pole. Well, he's loved by just about everybody except for a San Diego transplant who does not take kindly to Wally's perpetual pleasantness. Said transplant sets out on a mission to destroy the always-chipper Wally's...

Novel | Updated Jul 7, 2014 | Reads: 9 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Walrus,Autism,Self,Loathing,Adventure

Endless Suffering

By Classicanonymous  (booksie.com)

~ Please note ; I put my every thought into my writings, I am also going through a lot at the moment. So, I write from person experience ~ _ The story of a lonely girl, feeling lost, and hopeless. Until she either breaks or heals, only fate will tell us _

Miscellaneous | Updated Jul 7, 2014 | Reads: 16 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Depression,Pain,Hurt,Self,Harm,Alone,Her,Tears,Beginning,Blood,Rush,Reality,Dreams,New

Xx ..Her.. Xx

By Classicanonymous  (booksie.com)

a little something I shared on my blog on Thoughts.com this morning .. Hope you all enjoy c:

Poetry | Updated Jul 3, 2014 | Reads: 5 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Her,Pain,Depression,Self,Harm,Im,Sorry

Emotionally Numb

By Themonsterinsideme  (booksie.com)

They say cutters are attention seekers.. what about the person that does it in a place that cant be seen? How are they seeking attention? People can be very cruel in this world and not everyone is able to compartmentalize these hurts and afflictions so they don't disturb they're normal everyday...

Poetry | Updated Jun 30, 2014 | Reads: 11 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 1
Tags: Pain,Self,Loathe,Hurt

My Final Release

By Themonsterinsideme  (booksie.com)

Not much to say about it..

Poetry | Updated Jun 30, 2014 | Reads: 13 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Self,Loathe,Suicide

But Now I Am Stronger

By Themonsterinsideme  (booksie.com)

While i was "away" i had to learn to stand up for myself and to have confidence in myself.. if i didnt the animals in there would've torn me apart..

Poetry | Updated Jun 30, 2014 | Reads: 4 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Self-esteem,Self,Motivation,Over,Coming

nancy_bleeke

Conversations That Sell: Collaborate With Buyers And Make Every Conversation Count

By Nancy Bleeke  (booksie.com)

Today's buyers want more from sales professionals than a simple consultation... What they're hungry for are meaningful, collaborative conversations built on mutual value and trust, that result in a Win3 ...where they, the seller, and the organization, achieve a winning outcome. "Conversations...

Book | Updated Jun 30, 2014 | Reads: 2 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Business,Life,Skills,Sales,Marketing,Communication,Etiquette,Self,Help,Ebook

Skinny

By Perky  (booksie.com)

A first chapter of a novel I started, but I'm not sure if I want to continue. I posted this on Figment and Wattpad, as well.

Novel | Updated Jun 26, 2014 | Reads: 6 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Skinny,Body,Image,Issues,Teen,Novel,Fiction,Self,Esteem,Young,Adult

patricia_mcgurk_martin

Predator Bird

By Patricia Mcgurk Martin  (booksie.com)

I speak of the Divine Self, the Inner Child and Self Love when I write the following poem. Here is one opening stanza: I am the unseen black bird in the smoky morning distance the other Raven closing in to protect my Beloved with my wings outstretched and coming close

Poetry | Updated Jun 23, 2014 | Reads: 2 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Raven,Blue,Jay,Protector,Love,Bird,Woman,Self,Divine,Inner,Child,Predator

patricia_mcgurk_martin

The Cells Give Up - Emotional Starvation And "Gendercide"

By Patricia Mcgurk Martin  (booksie.com)

Generational Bullying in the family has yielded a little boy who often chooses to bully his sister early in his life, sometimes moving on to his mother. This adds up to Institutional Gender Coercion of the little girl, often the targeted victim of societal gender oppression.

Essay | Updated Jun 23, 2014 | Reads: 5 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Murder,Oppression,Genocide,Gendercide,Girl,Boy,Woman,Man,Abuse,Bully,Terror,Soul,Split,Slavery,Enslavement,Family,Suicide,Depression,Emotional

patricia_mcgurk_martin

The Wind Prayer

By Patricia Mcgurk Martin  (booksie.com)

Because I was the Pope and Monarch by birth, I have written prayers at times for the people. I express my royal and actual roles in this manner, through poems and prayers. This prayer of mine was suppressed while powerful men told me I could not speak as the Pope in my life. I put it up on...

Poetry | Updated Jun 23, 2014 | Reads: 6 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Prayer,God,Wind,Rain,Release,Alleluia,Hope,Self,Therapy,Positive,Thinking,Praise,Women,Suffering,Bondage,Slavery,Hypnosis,Torture

anonbabeofsorts

The Inevitable Chore Of Existence

By Anonbabeofsorts  (booksie.com)

Often times we take the seconds, the minutes and hours of our lives for granted, or rush to the traditions and tasks that society calls us to do... Allona is 20 years old, just got married and just moved into an upstairs apartment with her new husband Elijah. Being jobless and hopelessly in love...

Novel | Updated Jun 22, 2014 | Reads: 26 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 1
Tags: The,Inevitable,Chore,Of,Instance,Young,Adult,Romance,Self,Love,Strong,Brave,Marriage


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