Cynical stories, books, poems, and more

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Julia Withers a clinically depressed and cynical college student tries to navigate her mental health journey and sexual identity. Read More
William "Bill" Rodgers and his fellow inmates have been tasked with the simple goal of keeping and maintaining a journal by writing one page entries every other day. With the treat of solitary confinement becoming a permanent arrangement for those who do not keep their journal up to date, Bill… Read More

Reads: 353

Shelves: 1

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Yes its cynical, and yes it needs work please chop me up. No I don't like capital "I" what makes me so special. Read More

Tags: life, simple, cynical

Poem / Poetry

April 09, 2016

Reads: 188

Comments: 9

Shelves: 1

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Do governments really represent the interests of the whole population or just those of the chosen few. Read More

Poem / Poetry

September 15, 2015

Reads: 173

Comments: 2

The Booksie Classic House

A cynical view of relationships Read More

Reads: 197

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A poem that brings up a social justice topic that is often overlooked. I am very passionate about stopping animal abuse; if the person reading this poem is an animal lover, I hope it hits home. Read More

Poem / Poetry

February 26, 2014

A poem I wrote a long first-time ago for someone who became simultaneously the best and worst thing that has ever happened to me (thumbnail art: Two Figures in the Grass by Francis Bacon) Read More
A personal take on love and a relationship which was based upon love that I have witnessed. Read More
A man goes into a coffee shop. He orders a drink and contemplates the idea of suicide and how time consuming and extremely hard it is. Read More
A poem about hoping for that place, possibly in the afterlife, that will bring us peace. A place that feels like home and is void of doubt - that place that a jaded mind longs for. Read More
This poem is a cynical, yet comical viewpoint of Valentine's Day Read More
Are you happy with life? Do you have the perfect life? This story follows the short ranting's of a man bent on killing the perfection in the world even if that means himself, of course all in the name of the greater good. Read More

Reads: 425

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

This is a poem I wrote when I was with someone I really liked but knew it was time to let go. Then 2 months lately they commited suicide. A lot of emotion put into this one. Read More
A short poem about the working person. Read More

Reads: 232

Comments: 6

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This poem is based on what I view in regards to images I see daily on television. This poem begs to question... Where is humanity? It also asks us, "What is our fascination with death?" I am curious to see what other people on this site think on this subject.… Read More
This is a piece I wrote about the state of America - I do not actually hold this radical of an opinion of America. It was just fun to write something as cynical is this is. Read More
Just waiting longing for something to happen thats real and means something and is mutual. Read More

Tags: love, sex, cynical, envy

Reads: 276

Comments: 2

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A humble janitor's hidden past relives itself in front of his eyes. Read More
A satirical poem I dreamed up while on my way to work this morning. Read More
The un-named protagonist and her journey into cynisism. Short chapters which will follow no particular order as that is how the story is designed. Read More
I thought I should probably put down into words a few things that go through my head constantly. Chuck Palahniuk said it best when saying: “What I want is to be needed. What I need is to be indispensable to somebody. Who I need is somebody that will eat up… Read More
A collection of poems I wrote one lonely day. Hope you enjoy them, and please comment! Read More
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