Conformity stories, books, poems, and more

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Short Story / Other

April 13, 2017

Reads: 70

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: 170

Comments: 2

Shelves: 2

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A short poem written a while ago. Read More

Poem / Romance

February 19, 2016

Reads: 81

Shelves: 1

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So I wrote this ages ago about the sense I was feeling that whatever I or anyone else does, nothing changes. We look up at the sky, mesmerised by the ever-changing conditions, while nothing ever actually changes - its all part of this cycle that repeats over and over just… 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

April 21, 2015

Reads: 111

Shelves: 1

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A toast to social media Read More

Poem / Poetry

February 11, 2015

Reads: 102

Shelves: 1

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Reflections, as I sit in my verandah, stargazing. Read More

Poem / Poetry

February 07, 2015

Reads: 110

Shelves: 1

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A closer look at modern life through the eyes of an everyday city-dweller. Read More

Reads: 371

Shelves: 1

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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: 311

Comments: 22

Shelves: 1

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This is the life of an extra, the shadow of an original. Read More

Miscellaneous / Poetry

December 18, 2013

Reads: 74

Shelves: 1

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The truth about society, and how everything changed. Read More

Poem / Poetry

December 01, 2013

Reads: 125

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

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

Reads: 211

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

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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

Reads: 120

Shelves: 1

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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

Reads: 66

Comments: 1

Shelves: 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

Reads: 138

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

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: 255

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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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

Reads: 181

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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This one is a little different, kind of like Huxley or Orwell. Enjoy =) Read More

Poem / Horror

October 06, 2011

Reads: 509

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

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Ahh the joys of conformity. Read on:) Read More

Reads: 91

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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Another poem written for English Class. Read More

Reads: 92

Shelves: 1

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As I go off, I will prevail. Read More

Poem / Poetry

February 13, 2011

Reads: 166

Comments: 4

Shelves: 1

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

Poem / Other

September 05, 2010

Reads: 119

Comments: 3

Shelves: 1

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This is a summary of visual arts directed to the viewers. Read More

Poem / Poetry

September 01, 2010

Reads: 140

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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Shall we follow along like robots Blindly believing what the experts say? Shall we be as senseless cogs Making others fame and fortune? Shall we be as the rest of the contented sheep Or shall we stand in our own glory Individual yet united? Surly we must light this fuse… Read More

Reads: 228

Comments: 4

Shelves: 1

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Some of the garbage that accumulates beneath the driver's seat could be interpreted as good, and I assure you, there is a story behind every piece. Read More

Poem / Poetry

May 03, 2010

Reads: 124

Comments: 5

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A poem about individuality vrs. conformity. Read More

Reads: 161

Comments: 4

Shelves: 1

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A strange long-poem about love, loss, and suicide Read More
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