Distraction stories, books, poems, and more

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Poem / Other

December 09, 2017

Reads: 25

Comments: 5

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

Designing an unbeatable army. Read More
In an era when the heightened Blair/Bush Weapons of Mass Destruction have become a by word rightly belonging to the recent-past, Brexit has become a divisive word and a catalyst for increased inflation of the British Economy, and with increased terrorist activities rendering the public a little fearful, who… Read More

Reads: 48

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Silver Tongue House

Reads: 38

Comments: 1

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

Animated annoyance! Read More

Tags: distraction

Poem / Non-Fiction

July 20, 2016

Reads: 149

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

This afternoon I had a very unwelcome visit from a mink. Read More

Reads: 127

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

An article detailing how the media is distracting people from the true villains who remain nameless in the Panama Papers. Read More
Braden was always know for getting in trouble, but when his brother finally puts his foot down, he must choose between his family of his lifetime. Things get even more interesting when he gets caught up in a situation on the most tragic day of history, making him slip back… Read More

Reads: 178

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Basically a love letter I wrote for my boyfriend. I will never be able to fully articulate how much I love him, but that doesn't stop me from trying ;) Read More

Reads: 165

Comments: 9

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Not true Haikus as the subject does not fit the tradition, but they are fun exercises. Who knows they could even be useful Read More

Reads: 711

Comments: 14

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Kyler Greene is a confused teen. Suicide has often crossed his mind because of his strange abusive parents, and he's a victim of bullying. He's pretty much been through it all. And to make it all worse he has no one there for him...or so he thought. Best friend Harley… Read More

Poem / Poetry

March 03, 2013

Reads: 96

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

a battle of self and ego Read More
I actually don't know which one of these things my phone is the most. Read More

Reads: 116

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

We all have different means to escape the cruelties all enjoy every day. Whether it be writing, music, singing, even smoking. We all need some kind of distraction. Read More

Short Story / Humor

October 28, 2011

Reads: 198

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

It's not that she's a bad student, it's that she- ooo look shiny! .......ADD in high school can be a bitch. Read More

Reads: 100

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

This is a short piece and yes it's a true story. It's not from my point of view, it's sarcastic actually. It's self explanatory so sorry for the crappy summary. Read More

Poem / Poetry

February 24, 2011

Reads: 80

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

What happens when distraction sets in. Read More

Tags: life, distraction

Reads: 130

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Frustrated with lack of words to be exchanged. Read More
A short story written by myself for a writing class. The story is about a day in the life of a Word Catcher. ENJOY! Read More

Reads: 89

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A thanks to all who have helped me through the bad times and stopped me from doing anything too drastic... Read More

Poem / Poetry

January 16, 2009

Reads: 162

Comments: 5

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Well I still find reasons for writing. Life and reality keep me going through this world. Well my math class still makes it really hard, here is another poem involving them. Read More

Poem / Poetry

March 19, 2007

Reads: 185

Comments: 3

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Despite it's bleak, and somewhat obvious title, this is really about dependence, and need. It's pretty old, and, once again is really a song. Read More
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