Angst stories, books, poems, and more

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The Booksie Classic House

Virgil hadn't always been alone, hadn't always been a foster kid. He once had a family, a life he loved living. Then 'they' died. Ever since then, he's been in the system, home after home. He's getting more hurt than anyone realizes, until one day he finds the perfect family...… Read More

Book / Romance

October 25, 2020

Reads: 22

Shelves: 1

The RAZZI House

Me trying to expose the sources of pain in life, honestly. Read More
I hear people argue technology isolates us more and more each day. I bet someone feels like this sometimes. There is a bittersweet contradiction in being independent but relying on others. Read More

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Comments: 5

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The Booksie Classic House

Kiri is known as the "ice prince". As the cold-hearted, untrusting and bitter crown prince of Segam, he certainly lives up to his title. Being an extremely powerful witch of winter, his command over the forces of ice and snow does nothing to help his reputation. However, what will happen… Read More

Book / Poetry

August 11, 2020

Reads: 941

Comments: 27

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The Booksie Classic House

A book of reflection. Read More

Tags: love, poem, hurt, angst, comfort

Graduating high-school student Saachi Im?da finds himself battling every aspect at his life as he tries to manage his over-dramatic family with his sister in prison and parents MIA, his disordered eating and self-harm habits, along with his messy love life and painful schoolyard crushes, while simultaneously trying to keep… Read More

Poem / Poetry

June 09, 2020

Reads: 87

Comments: 1

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An Exorcism of sorts. For Kimbo Read More
This is a rewrite of the original story. growing up under the harsh rule of her cruel father and stepmother, any hopes that princess ciliel had for a better life as her brother michael, became king shattered upon his untimely death. now, she is sent off to marry the lord… Read More
Feeling her thoughts overtaking but not daring to move, she felt a tear slip from her eye which caused her to take in a jerky breath. Tired. She was just so tired. Read More

Book / Fan Fiction

January 16, 2020

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The Fandom Fanatics House

Morgana has released a plague on Camelot, not caring who dies if it means she will regain Camelot. With Merlin infected. Arthur is trying to do all he can to save him and his people. But little does he know that there are more forces working against him. Read More

Book / Romance

January 09, 2020

Reads: 190

Comments: 1

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The Romance House

Sophia Mendoza was just your average girl until her dad died about 6 years ago. shes 17 now, and she skips school and argues with her mom. the only ones on her side are her best friend Nicholas Kirkland and her younger brother Marcus Mendoza. But what happens when she… Read More
Artificial intelligence technology advancement is at its peak and has become the norm in society, while the human population is at a decline. Lead researcher Taelor Kimord is recruited for a secret government project in hopes of maintaining the population by creating advanced androids for military use. He's created… Read More
Noelle Jackson moves into a new town with her family at the beginning of summer. School starts in three month's and she has to start all the way over. She's lost, at least until she meet's a boy in town who say's that he can help her, no problem. Read More
I breathe again. Until I don't. Read More

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The Booksie Classic House

Nicole is unlucky in love and she has been hurt emotionally too many times to count. She's finally had enough though and to leave her recent heartbreak behind her, she moves to a boarding school in England hoping to start fresh. Nicole has a problem and a secret though… Read More

Poem / Poetry

October 03, 2019

Reads: 168

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

I have always been a fan of Beckett and his master work of Waiting for Godot. I had the thought to try and recreate in poetry, using the metaphor of an airport terminus Not sure I succeeded but the effort was fun. Read More

Poem / Poetry

August 13, 2019

Reads: 219

Comments: 2

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The Booksie Classic House

A night spent tossing and turning with bad dreams (maybe something I ate?) and I penned the first few stanzas of this metaphorical/allegorical homage to depression and despair, which I finished over the next couple of days. note: (slightly) edited June 2020 Read More

Book / Romance

August 06, 2019

Reads: 1006

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Mature Rating: Strong language, alcohol consumption and implied sex [Currently working on a new cover] At a homophobic school, Romeo struggled to keep his secret until it leaked and his life turned into a living hell. Having almost no safe place at all, he felt helpless and alone until the… Read More
No one knows the other story. Of the girl who was on the sidelines. Not the main heroine or the villain. Simply the background character, the supporting cast member. Learn how a side character realizes she's more valuable and important than even the protagonist. Read More

Poem / Poetry

May 25, 2019

Reads: 174

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

I met a friend and we talked of our shared admiration for Nick Cave, a fellow compatriot. That inspired the first couple of stanzas but from there on, I let my muse take hold to see where it went. Not a joyful poem nor is it anyway trying to emulate… Read More

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The Review Chain House

Yakusoku Land is back at home with his family. He should be happy. He should feel safe. But all he feels is the cold cell keeping him walled up inside. But, something's different now, not just back at home... But inside himself. He can still feel him there... Mamoru. (Seq:… Read More
Kind of just add to these whenever the feeling strikes me. There is no centered theme. Read More
Living in the fast lane is getting kind of lonely. You're born with numbers on your wrist; the years left in your life. When it turns to 0, you're a walking time bomb. All rights reserved © 2019 M. W. Read More

Poem / Poetry

February 12, 2019

Written in 2012 Read More

Tags: lost, angst, addiction

Poem / Mystery and Crime

February 02, 2019

Reads: 332

Comments: 1

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The Booksie Classic House

Finder’s Keepers Found Lost Searching Missing Read More

Poem / Poetry

December 26, 2018

This came out of scribbles about a complicated relationship of many years. Its obliqueness is intentional. note: I have edited to improve flow and perhaps the sense of it. Not a happy poem but happiness is perhaps measured by its comparison with sadness, so to be happy all the time… Read More

Essay / Memoir

November 25, 2018

Reads: 340

Comments: 1

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