Conformity stories, books, poems, and more

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Contrary to belief, very few people are motivated enough to improve themselves and their lifestyles. But motivation has to be active if you want to achieve anything worthwhile. Here are some tips from experts on how you can increase your motivation and productivity. Read More

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Comments: 6

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This short story is inspired by the song 'Run Boy Run' by Woodkid, and it's accompanying video. Cover image: pixabay.com Read More

Featured Review by AdamCarlton

"A metaphor for a corrupt society, repulsive even to the natural world. Give us the strength to be that non-conformist! " Read More

Short Story / Humor

May 10, 2019

Reads: 183

Comments: 2

The Booksie Classic House

Civilisation = domestication. (450 words). Image by the author. Read More

Featured Review by HJFURL

"I'll run some of these terms past my Associate Professor (best) friend in the States, as I think you depict genome reconfiguration more accurate..." Read More

Poem / Poetry

October 03, 2018

Tags: conformity, go

What the title says. Wrote this for an English assignment where I chose a book to inspire a pre-written speech. The speech is directed towards college students Read More

Reads: 493

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

in this essay i will be comparing conformity and individualism to the movie "edward scissorhands." Read More

Short Story / Other

April 13, 2017

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Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

You may think this is a story about a girl who wishes to be whisked away from the reality of the real world, when all of a sudden her Peter Pan comes and steals her away from the real world. But, as unfortunate as it may be, this is not… Read More

Poem / Poetry

May 28, 2016

Reads: 449

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A short poem written a while ago. Read More
Our story accurately represents group polarization, conformity, and confirmation bias. Conformity is a social behavior influenced by other beliefs. Conformity is represented when Bobby gathers the kitties together to announce that they are better than Harold because they have the same fur, and Harold is different. All of the kitties… Read More

Poem / Poetry

February 11, 2015

Reflections, as I sit in my verandah, stargazing. Read More
A closer look at modern life through the eyes of an everyday city-dweller. Read More
umm i am not sure how to describe it, its a little dark so yer a few hidden metaphors but its a fun little story. its basically about a mans decent into insanity and death Read More

Poem / Poetry

April 03, 2014

Reads: 620

Comments: 22

The Booksie Classic House

This is the life of an extra, the shadow of an original. Read More
The truth about society, and how everything changed. Read More
The worst thing about the 9/11 tragedy was they way it traumatised us all so that we stood back and allowed tyrants, like Bush, Obama, Blair, Brown, Cameron to bring in dictatorial mind-and-thought control in formerly democratic countries, like America, England, Austra Read More
A chronicling of the life of a young and artistic child, from her hopeful birth to her awful death. Some Mature Content. Criticism/feedback is greatly appreciated! And as always, I just hope you all enjoy reading the story :D Read More
Through the fires of passion and burning desire I break the monotony. Read More
Juggernaut’s cousin Lakshmi was always fasting; she fasts on most Hindu auspicious days and every Saturday; she drinks water and buttermilk whenever she feels hungry during the fast. She was only 16 years old when she started fasting, not for health reasons but to prove control or compliance, again and… Read More

Poem / Poetry

February 20, 2012

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Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

I wrote this poem for the people who are too afraid to be themselves, because they're, basically, afraid of society. Read More
You might wonder what life holds for you, whether you'll make it out alive, whether all these people around you really understand anything. Look no further. Warning: Put yourself in an associative, light-hearted frame of mind before you read this, or don't. Just don't tell me that I'm wrong. You… Read More

Poem / Poetry

February 13, 2012

Reads: 511

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

This poem is written about institutions specifically religious institutions that restrict the ability of a person to form his/her own relationship with God or whatever separate entity one chooses to believe in. I was raised by and around Christians so I can only state my case from that standpoint. The… Read More
A quick poem that i might add to. This is an opinion about opinions, also about individuality and conformity. Read More
This one is a little different, kind of like Huxley or Orwell. Enjoy =) Read More

Poem / Horror

October 06, 2011

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Comments: 2

The Booksie Classic House

Ahh the joys of conformity. Read on:) Read More
Another poem written for English Class. Read More
As I go off, I will prevail. Read More

Poem / Poetry

February 13, 2011

Reads: 326

Comments: 4

The Booksie Classic House

As i embark on my both spiritual journ and the finding who i am journy. I encounter people hwo will judge me based on things that dont matter. I will feel the need to be the same as everyone else. Who want to be the same as someone else? Isn… Read More
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