Despair stories, books, poems, and more

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Poem / Poetry

November 05, 2019

Reads: 76

Comments: 4

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Absorb me Read More

Poem / Non-Fiction

October 27, 2019

Reads: 62

Comments: 1

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On the eve of grandpas death. Read More

Tags: death, hope, life, despair

On the eve of grandpas death. Read More

Tags: death, hope, life, despair

Hmm. I wrote this a couple of days ago, tough times. Read More
Trigger warning: suicide threats and emotional abuse. Cover image: Eillieelien on Unsplash. Read More

Poem / Poetry

September 25, 2019

Reads: 71

Comments: 1

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I'll let it speak for itself. Read More

Poem / Non-Fiction

September 19, 2019

Reads: 91

Comments: 7

Shelves: 2

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A poem of confidence shot. Cover image: Sharon McCuthceon on Unsplash. Read More

Short Story / Fantasy

September 18, 2019

Reads: 113

Comments: 1

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A woman wakes up oblivious to who she is or why she is still alive, but a surreal event will give her a hand to connect the dots. Read More
You are so beautiful, never let your brokenness equate your limitations of happiness and self love. God can heal and mend all things broken. Read More

Poem / Poetry

August 18, 2019

Reads: 100

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Hope's Peak Academy, a school that trained people with 'Ultimate' talents and set them up for life. An incredibly presitgious government funded school. Sounds good, right? 16 People who recieved invitations to this school would soon find out that there was no Hope... only Despair Read More

Poem / Poetry

August 13, 2019

Reads: 87

Comments: 2

Shelves: 2

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A night spent tossing and turning with bad dreams (maybe something I ate?) and I penned the first few stanzas of this metaphorical/allegorical homage to depression and despair, which I finished over the next couple of days. Read More

Poem / Poetry

August 05, 2019

Reads: 89

Comments: 8

Shelves: 1

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This is not about the far too normal type of domestic violence, but something even harder to cope with. Read More

Poem / Poetry

July 22, 2019

Reads: 86

Comments: 1

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a story about an orphan who lost everyone in a sad accident and this poem describes how his life turned out on the streets and in winter where he failed to find the warmth that he has been longing for , for so long , hope u like it ,… Read More

Poem / Poetry

July 20, 2019

Reads: 128

Comments: 3

Shelves: 1

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Love is not always the blissful kind. Read More

Tags: love, secrets, despair

Reads: 141

Comments: 7

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A follow-up story to 'The Call'. https://www.booksie.com/595181-the-call Cover image: pixabay.com Read More

Reads: 126

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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We look up, and there They are. Read More

Tags: hope, despair, parents

A short excerpt from a piece about love and the loss of that love and how we all make sense of losing our most beloved loves. Read More

Tags: love, loss, hope, despair, pain

2 Centuries ago before a World Existed there were Gods and Goddesses. Their goal was to protect their homeland from the evil and cruel gods. Those gods that were considered to be evil were called "Despot Gods". Not long until the war between both sides had began. 5 Years passed… Read More
Basically just a rant by our main character ^_^ A bit of philosophy and emotion. I thought I'd just write it down instead of continuing to keep it pent up. I'm sure there are at least a couple people here who feel the same. Maybe we could try to find… Read More

Poem / Poetry

April 10, 2019

Reads: 122

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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Emotions are complicated. Read More

Tags: despair

Some thoughts, hopes and dreams of a love that may not exist. These are just some thoughts, feelings and experiences. There are ofcourse some truly fantastic women out there, but just alike most men, most people choose to be ruled by nature. You may choose to be civilized, but most… Read More
Who will I pretend to be today? Read More

Poem / Poetry

March 15, 2019

Reads: 138

Comments: 10

The Booksie Classic House

Tags: despair, duty, demands

No matter how much life beats you down, rise above, become a better version of yourself that you can live with. Stop hating who you see in the mirror and be who you want to be. Read More

Reads: 352

Comments: 4

Shelves: 1

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Tears From Her Eyes Read More

Featured Review by hullabaloo22

"In spite of the dark nature of this, or maybe because of it, you have composed some phenomenal lines, Temoc, right from those that open the poem..." Read More

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