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Can something be so beautiful that it can become an obsession, even make you hallucinate that you actually enter it? That can be the effect of Stendahl syndrome. Read More

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Comments: 4

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Writing, at its core is an obsession; it has to be, or you can never rewire your brain completely enough to be a poet. You have to read poetry, read about poetry, think poetry, write poetry, revise, rewrite, rewrite, rewrite. Layers. Read More

Featured Review by hullabaloo22

"I know exactly what you mean here, the words become the driving force. Beautifully expressed!" Read More

Art school: A memoir Why do certain people make art? What inspires them? I am not the most diligent person but I believe the answer to those questions lie with an inspirational teacher I have met…Of course you need aptitude and passion helps but most importantly I believe it’s an… Read More
It's an epiphany for a lover Read More
Can a backwoods artist inexperienced in the big world outside of West Virginia survive traveling abroad alone for the first time? What can traveling alone teach an already lonesome widower? What trials and lessons await in Bavaria and Austria? Just who is Mark talking to out in the woodshed by… Read More

Poem / Poetry

May 13, 2019

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Comments: 2

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The Booksie Classic House

Protect your heart and soul, no matter what life throws at you. Read More

Tags: poem, beauty, rage, art, stone

It is an interpretation of famous art works Read More

Reads: 94

Comments: 6

The Booksie Classic House

About creating writing process and its effect. Read More
It's an Asemic Non Phonetic Writing Read More
Joseph Beck has lived most of his life with the nickname, "Apeman." Bullied by his father and classmates, he creates a powerful world of art and imagination that leads to success and even love. But secrets from his past come back to haunt him. Can he reveal them in order… Read More
I do and give everything-with every piece of my heart, This messed up life I'm living-It really is an art. Read More

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The Fantasy Realm House

Herah was many things: an artist, a zealot, a fighter, and now, an unwilling participant in Recompense. What is Recompense? Nothing special, just a high-stakes game created by Norwe, the Maker of Herah, which if won would grant her a single wish.  Of course, with such a great prize on… Read More
Hi. I’m Simon Sinister. You don’t know me but I know you. That depends actually. Have you wronged me? I tend to kill in the wake of vengeance. To bring justice to...me. I need to feel good again. Feel sane again. I’m not sane in this moment. My wrath. Who… Read More

Book / Memoir

March 31, 2019

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The Booksie Classic House

This book is about different types of people. I get into the psychological aspects of these people and why they make certain decisions. The reader may find that some people relate to themselves thereby allowing me to get personal with my readers. Read More

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The Booksie Classic House

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The Booksie Classic House

Some memories and insights of my artist journey. My life in art and writing. Read More
A collections of poems that I have written. Read More

Tags: love, loss, sadness, art, poems

I find myself making art in precarious places at odd hours of the night. I've begun to write about some of the stranger events and characters I encounter around the city. In this story, I stumble into danger at an abandoned church in an old strip mall. Read More
It's an investigation into what is art. Read More

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Comments: 1

The 'The Odd Ones' House

you deserve art. Read More

Tags: art

In a world where conformity bodes well for those satisfied with mediocrity, far too little is credited to the inordinate creativity that challenges and often upsets the mental health of the so-called sane. (Image by NY Times) Read More

Tags: art

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