Apathy stories, books, poems, and more

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The Booksie Classic House

Tags: pain, apathy

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the curse of indifference Read More

Poem / Poetry

June 10, 2016

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Tags: apathy

Short Story / Horror

February 20, 2016

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This is a story of release and of murder. A story where it does not matter who you are or who you are trying to kill and why. All that matters is letting go. This is a story of dust. Read More

Tags: darkness, apathy

Poem / Poetry

February 04, 2016

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A dead man walking. Read More

Poem / Non-Fiction

January 06, 2016

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So I wrote this during a poetry marathon I recently participated in. I'm hoping for as much constructive criticism or suggestions--honestly anything commentarily conducive--to help me shape submissions for a future chapbook contest. Thanks! Read More

Poem / Poetry

December 09, 2014

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People are unaware of the lies that easily deceive. Read More

Tags: life, lies, empathy, apathy

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The second of four pieces I wrote for my non-fiction class. Its about me getting a ride to school from a stranger (yes, I do take rides offered by strangers). Read More

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The second of four pieces I wrote for my non-fiction class. Its about me getting a ride to school from a stranger (yes, I do take rides offered by strangers). Read More

Poem / Poetry

December 02, 2013

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scribbles of mine Read More

Miscellaneous / Young Adult

September 11, 2013

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Listening to Miley Cyrus' new song "Wreckingball" hit really close to home with everything that has been going on lately. My own personal version, I suppose. Read More

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Ever wonder what happens to someone after they survive a suicide attempt? How are they able to function afterward. Read More
The growing number of rapes and sexual crimes in India made me ponder as to the underlying reason for this epidemic... Read More

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Inner struggle. Read More

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We all have apathy. Lack of feeling or consequence can be present within us. We can easily care about ourselves and what we want much more than we care about others. Read More

Poem / Poetry

December 23, 2012

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Passing through life without noticing people's suffering or people for that matter. Read More

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A girl is born without the ability to feel emotions. Read More

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The truth is, the opposite of love isn't hate. It's apathy and we all fear that to the point of being willing to poke that sleeping giant to feel something, anything other than admitting there is nothing left. Read More
A short tale of two lovers. This is actually quite personal to me after a series of hurt inflicted not only on myself but friends as well over so-called 'true love'. Sorry if it annoys/upsets anyone. Read More

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"Imagine having no control over your life, being merely a puppet with strings. To spend nineteen years of your life, believing it to be your own, before finding out that no decisions were yours to make in the first place. To discover that everyone you ever trusted has spent all… Read More

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Written from a dark corner of my mind - written to be sung Read More

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original song for ppp Read More

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In a review of the play "Hamlet", this essay reveals the natural conclusions of pain in our human lives. Read More

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We are the reflection of those above us. If you fear us - you fear yourself. Children's Stories is a play on words. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4_e43fWEt7A Read More
Facebook: an aid to communication or a replacement? An experimental, modernist approach to a story about a morning. Read More

Poem / Poetry

July 19, 2011

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An epic poem of reflection on fate, reality, and dealing with the disaster of spirit which is loneliness... Read More

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About a junkie and his day Read More

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A quick glance at life when we don't realise it. The format is atrocious because I use a Mac and it doesn't translate, so I'll try to fix it. Read More
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