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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: 14 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 1
Tags: River,Nature,Poetry,Prose,Symbolism,Trees,Leaves,World,Problems,Girl,Help,Thoughts

In The Light, My Cloak Is Gone

By Bez Tsarya V Golove  (booksie.com)

This poem takes a slightly unusual symbolic turn, portraying the rain, or a storm, as a means of protection, comfort and peace. Instead of showing the sun as the typically welcoming symbol in Western literature, it is called "harsh," since, "in the light, my cloak is gone." One cannot hide under...

Poetry | Updated Mar 11, 2014 | Reads: 12 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Rain,Sun,Comfort,Poetry,Speaker,Symbolism,Figurative,Language,Hiding,Guilt,Sadness,Fear,Hope,Regret,Vulnerability,Cloak,Nature,Storm,Beauty

the_jangler

Bliss, Self, Who

By The Jangler  (booksie.com)

An experience like none other.

Short Story | Updated Feb 18, 2014 | Reads: 10 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Trippy,Fantasy,Poetic,Dream,Psychological,Symbolic,Symbolism

the_hordeling

OuroBoreous

By The Hordeling  (booksie.com)

A short poem based of the ouroboros symbol.

Poetry | Updated Jan 15, 2014 | Reads: 1 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Poetry,Snakes,Symbolism,Ancient

A Walk In The Night

By Kevo The Loner  (booksie.com)

A symbolic story about a lonely boy walking.

Poetry | Updated Jan 3, 2014 | Reads: 6 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Depression,Loneliness,Poetry,Symbolism,Symbolic,Poem

will_veazey

Good And Evil

By Will Veazey  (booksie.com)

In this short story I decided to write about my theory for why sin had to be I'm the world, why there can't just be good.

Short Story | Updated Dec 11, 2013 | Reads: 49 | Comments: 2 | Likes: 0
Tags: God,Life,Heaven,Satan,Righteous,Righteousness,Joy,Happy,Happiness,The,Lord,Jesus,Theology,Evil,Good,Sin,Choice,Love,Praise,Prayer

Shadow Of A Star

By Brandon  (booksie.com)

You've been met with a terrible fate, haven't you?

Short Story | Updated Dec 6, 2013 | Reads: 36 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Death,Sad,Life,Bullying,Antibullying,Suicide,Dark,Depressing,Dreaming,Obe,Symbolism,Star,Fate,Overdose

amber_timber

Jessica Of Nazareth

By Amber Timber  (booksie.com)

Jessica Kristoff was a young prostitute who dreamed of a better life. One evening fate stepped in, unfortunately.

Short Story | Updated Nov 1, 2013 | Reads: 141 | Comments: 2 | Likes: 7
Tags: Prostitute,Death,Abandonment,Symbolism

At Dusk Rises

By Frostingnl  (booksie.com)

The story follows Michael, a student who suddenly gets forced out of the world he knows and loves, on his road towards a new Life. While he starts to understand there is more to the world than most people know, he still has to learn a lot about who (or what) he is and how to deal with magical or...

Novel | Updated Jul 31, 2013 | Reads: 17 | Comments: 2 | Likes: 1
Tags: Fantasy,Raphael,Michael,Gabriel,Religion,World,Demons,Magic,Angels,Magical,Creatures,War,God,Council,After,Life,Birth,Symbolism

The Sympathy Of War

By Tucker Haase  (booksie.com)

The story of an archer and guard. Protecting his home and family, but for how long can he stand in the night?

Short Story | Updated Jul 18, 2013 | Reads: 13 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Family,Love,Death,Medieval,Archer,Guard,Symbolism,Hourglass,Night,Undead,Beats,Heartache

ousma

Satisfaction, Shared

By Ousma  (booksie.com)

Not my usual blunt style- there's more symbolism in this one. I still think the overall topic of the poem is pretty clear, though.

Poetry | Updated Jun 18, 2013 | Reads: 32 | Comments: 2 | Likes: 3
Tags: Satisfaction,Share,Romance,Poem,Poetry,Ousma,Love,Empty,Fulfill,Symbolism

Wal-Mart Stands Strong

By Waiting For Rain  (booksie.com)

Satire on big francises and their rapid spreading.

Short Story | Updated Jun 14, 2013 | Reads: 18 | Comments: 2 | Likes: 2
Tags: Satire,Humor,Chain,Business,Money,Funny,Laugh,Wal-mart,Shopping,Natural,Disasters,Destruction,Symbolism,Shame,Hidden,Messages

A Preferance

By Byron Kastilahn  (booksie.com)

Mac has a tendency to get distracted, even in the most important situations. Or does he?

Short Story | Updated May 9, 2013 | Reads: 21 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Life,Love,Games,Symbolism,Cynicism

truebeliever

The Mist Of The Night

By Truebeliever  (booksie.com)

There were so many strange things about that day that he couldn't understand, like how could have the temperature dropped so much that evening? Why were the Streets so empty on a weekday? Why was the public transportation inactive on the very day? Why were the Street-lights unlit and a Major...

Novel | Updated Dec 27, 2012 | Reads: 3 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Love,Romance,Guy,Girl,Winter,Attraction,Mist,Night,Heart,Symbolism

heracles

Your Side

By Heracles  (booksie.com)

I'm not sure if this is poetry or not, but it displays the feelings of a good friend of mine.

Poetry | Updated Nov 2, 2012 | Reads: 9 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Poetry,Symbolism,Rose,Love

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