Cruelty stories, books, poems, and more

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My country has been witnessing protests against our corrupt government for the last ten days. In light of those recent events, I found it appalling how western media twists the reality of what's happening and clipbaits its audience to believe a false image instead. Most articles and videos I've come… Read More

Poem / Poetry

August 30, 2019

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Cover image: Miguel Dominguez on Unsplash Read More
I have been fixated on being high since I was a young child. It has led me to behave in horrific ways and to lose all sense of my self at times. I have been moving every few years since I was a kid; it was how I was raised.… Read More

Poem / Non-Fiction

November 09, 2018

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flop-houses are a phenomenon of the forties, but this poem is actually set in the seventies. People in flop-houses paid for a night to sleep suspended on a length of washing-line. Read More

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If you are in favor of bull-fighting don't bother reading this. A role reversal between bull and Matador. Read More

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"Brilliant, Hully! Spectacular work! I think some people deserve to know what it feels like to be treated like an animal; maybe it will change ..." Read More

Life in cages, trapped just for fulfilling the whims of human beings. Read More
I wrote this, in 2017. It's part of my 9th poem set, Destiny Decided. Read More

Poem / Poetry

February 12, 2018

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Seemingly random words comprised to hopefully render to you some of the feelings that come from being on the receiving end of youth... Read More

Short Story / Other

January 18, 2018

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Not a pleasant tale but one that needs telling. A rewrite of an earlier version. Read More

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Poem / Poetry

September 07, 2017

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Book / Other

June 29, 2017

An insecure man, taking out life's frustrations on others. Read More
"Perfect. That was the word they used to describe me, the perfect cyborg. But, as we've all come to know, there is no such thing as perfect. We all have flaws that make us all slaves to something. You, Mason my friend, are a slave to good, Nadia a slave… Read More

Poem / Non-Fiction

May 27, 2017

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The House of Ghosts House

A poem about those haters in the world. Just ignore them and keep being you! ;) Read More

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Life is a strange thing. We will never learn to understand it or the curveballs it throws. The irony is not lost on Selene as she is faced with the most difficult sacrifice of all. Herself. She hates aliens as much as Link hates humans. She vows to stay strong… Read More
Lillian Quinn never truly understood herself. Her mother had died after giving birth to her younger sister, Primrose, and so Lilly had acted most cruel and most unreasonable with her for many years. But there was another side to the story. Primrose was better, prettier, more talented than Lilly could… Read More
Am I A man’s Best Friend? I’m thinking of you right now I doubt you even care, You have chosen to abandon me it’s so unfair. Laying on the cold cement bars surround my world, If no one comes to rescue me my life is over; unfurled. Cruelty is a… Read More

Tags: friend, dog, cruelty

Some relationships you never get over Read More
A poetic version of my short story, 'Ferocious', which deals with dog fighting and animal cruelty -- you have been warned! Some people may find this distressing. Read More

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Sometimes I just don't want to be....good. Read More

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A twisted soul searches for the one woman who can make him feel like a man. Read More
A post about the insane times we live in Read More
I wrote this, in 2015. It's part of my 3rd poem set, Awakened Dreaming. Read More
"Red Afternoon" is about a day when the city of Calcutta was rocked by violence out and out, in the name of protest. the incident led to a total commotion, immobilizing the city for a few hours. Read More
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