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A look at the small human tragedies of historical atrocities whose imaginable scale renders them abstract, and how they are ultimately reduced to ghosts in atrocity exhibitions. Read More

Book / Thrillers

January 27, 2019

Reads: 760

Comments: 8

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Lisa Forman is still mourning the death of her husband, when she meets Tom Granger. During their initial meeting, Lisa lets slip something of her past which Tom hold against her. Now forced to marry Tom, Lisa stands at the alter fumbling over her wedding vows as she plans her… Read More

Reads: 188

Comments: 3

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A free form poem brought on by wishing for that happy ending that has evaded me. Read More

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"Jem another Gem????So tortured. This comes from a genuine place of pain. " Read More

Reads: 289

Comments: 6

Shelves: 5

The The Imaginarium House

It's just a story right? that within twenty-four hours of being touched by a black feather, you are dead! Read More

Poem / Poetry

September 10, 2018

Reads: 115

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

The confusion of love...not knowing what to say...or how to say it. Read More

Poem / Romance

November 24, 2017

Reads: 192

Comments: 1

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Poem / Horror

November 24, 2017

Reads: 202

Comments: 3

Shelves: 1

The Contently Deranged Travelers House

A cautionary tale. Read More

Poem / Horror

November 10, 2017

Reads: 192

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Tags: fear, distress

Poem / Horror

November 06, 2017

Tags: fear, distress

Reads: 797

Comments: 7

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

The cruel disease that rips families apart, turning loved ones into people they no longer recognise. Read More

Reads: 450

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

How are mind complicated the simplest of thing making us feel weak and crippled by our ownselves.... Read More

Poem / Humor

August 01, 2016

Reads: 260

Comments: 1

The Poems House

A kid is having a very media-less day, and is unhappy. Read More

Tags: distress, kid, troll, dell

Poem / Romance

December 04, 2015

Reads: 314

Comments: 1

The Lost Words House

Who is this man I lie with? He is not you. Read More
A reason why one may be 'falling apart' on a Sunday... Read More
A story about nightmares...and what caused them Read More
Sometimes you try to hate someone, even though you have a crush on them or love them. Sometimes you just when them to like you back. It's really painful. ... I've been through it before. Read More

Poem / Poetry

November 12, 2014

Reads: 233

Comments: 2

The Booksie Classic House

This poetry is about persons who you call your friend and they actually isn't. Read More
This is the brief overview of my book which I am currently finishing now. Only need a good publisher however I'm finishing. Have a good read and have your opinion if you want be inspired and aspire it inspire others. This is the book about the story of my life… Read More
An unbelievable piece of literature that will keep you biting your nails from start to finish! Read More
An engrossing tale guaranteed to make your spine tingle and your pulse pound! Read More

Book / Literary Fiction

August 18, 2014

Reads: 557

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A compelling, provocative, masterful thriller guaranteed to leave you spell-bound with its suspense-filled intrigue and nail-biting finishes! Read More
Katarina and Ash finally start a life together that's all swell and sweet. But it never stays that long. Perfection is fought by the idea of being overrated at least in Katarina's world it is. She finally believes that life is back to normal, Gregeorio's death has brought back leave,… Read More
Life at first seems difficult and nothing but work to Katarina. She trains all day with her sister Kami and her father Darius Ornibus. However when tragedy strikes Katarina's family, she must find the evil one behind this disaster. Along the way she will finally meet Denver and his 3… Read More
Shannon and his girlfriend Lauren are a young couple taking part in a tour organized by the local paranormal society who have extended an invite to all thrill seekers and horror fans, a guided tour of the Grand Coronado Hotel on the Coast. Supposedly one of the most haunted locales… Read More
The article is about the feelings encountered when one fails the attempt to fulfill his dream that he craves for! Read More
i wrote this about someone who had the velvet voice that could talk me down from a cliff if i needed. this poem was me realizing sometimes i have to stop thinking of my own pain and see that my hero has troubles too Read More

Reads: 228

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

This was written my Junior year in high school. It was during a time in my life when I began questioning things, the reason behind rules in my religion, etc. In this case, it was association and relationships with others outside my religion, back when I believed it to be… Read More
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