Desperation stories, books, poems, and more

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Inspired by one of my favorite subjects: Prosopagnosia. Read More

Poem / Poetry

January 28, 2018

Reads: 27

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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A poem about isolation, a feeling of loneliness. A prisoner of his own mind. Read More
This one here is about literally feeling like sh*t, impotent and useless around everyone. So yeah. Pretty harsh Read More

Poem / Horror

January 16, 2018

Reads: 34

Comments: 2

Shelves: 2

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TRIGGER WARNING - Dark poem about suicide and selfharm. Read More

Reads: 90

Shelves: 1

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The story of a man named Whyatt is told through various POVs, most of which is told non-linearly and in reverse. Whyatt is a man who will do anything to survive, even lie. Read More

Poem / Romance

September 24, 2017

Reads: 57

Comments: 1

Shelves: 2

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A human reflects upon the life aboard a ship, forever floating through space Read More
A man's desperation to meet his love, his disbelief towards love are no more existent; his love towards her is not only magical but also responsible. Another man's gut to correct his sin and reunite his love to the person whom she loved and a girl who changed herself so… Read More

Poem / Poetry

July 21, 2017

Reads: 78

Shelves: 2

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Desperation Read More

Tags: desperation

Reads: 139

Comments: 3

Shelves: 1

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A short story written for the Booksie Flash Fiction competition. Read More

Poem / Romance

September 05, 2016

Reads: 177

Shelves: 1

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Poem / Poetry

August 23, 2016

Reads: 154

Shelves: 1

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A short story of drugs, desperation, cops, and users. Read More

Poem / Poetry

January 08, 2016

Reads: 155

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

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Sometimes, it's the only haven I've got. Read More

Short Story / Fantasy

October 17, 2015

Reads: 205

Shelves: 1

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This is a small part of a lager story that I am writing, I'm just curious what people think of it Read More

Reads: 179

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

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a short poem on love, as indefinable as it may be Read More

Reads: 149

Shelves: 1

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Being chased, and you cannot escape. Beaten with blame and they cannot forgive. Read More

Reads: 231

Comments: 1

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Love is a beautiful and dangerous emotion - it can lift us with hope or drown us with despair, fill us with happiness or sadness or anger. It can be a friend or a foe. (This is a type of sequel to my previous poem, The Moments) Read More

Reads: 247

Comments: 2

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Life is filled with many moments every day. How can we make sense of them all? How do they affect us? What imprint is left on our mind? Read More

Reads: 121

Comments: 2

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Please, sweetie just give me what I need! Read More

Reads: 216

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

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Be gentle. Read More

Reads: 368

Comments: 4

Shelves: 2

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Three honorable men in three desperate situations are offered a way out. But at what price? Read More
This is an autobiographical story about the time I spent in a children's mental hospital in Western Europe when I was 13. It's the first 'real' story I've ever written, so I'd love some pointers. Read More
Just something that I had to write as I could not sleep, and well it's been a while since I tried writing to help sort out my thoughts. I also hope this is insightful and inspiring to my brothers and sisters that I'll later send this too.love you guys Read More

Reads: 267

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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“This story was actually a story I wrote to get rid of a bit of depression I was feeling. My stories provide me with a world where I can be anything. I can become whatever I want, whoever I want and from that place I write emotions. To be honest… Read More
Bloody drool lands on dry gravel so close to my face. My crackled voice mutters for mercy. Read More
Would you quit your intended wedding to save a life? Read More

Reads: 151

Shelves: 1

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This is a short story about certain aspects and situations of my life personally. Read More
Would you quit your intended wedding to save a life? Read More

Reads: 91

Shelves: 1

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I Looked For Love in Sex Read More

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