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Poem / Poetry

November 19, 2019

Reads: 29

Comments: 6

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Poem / Other

November 18, 2019

Tags: sad, blue, water, drowning

Poem / Poetry

October 06, 2019

Reads: 79

Comments: 3

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

So, I'm not really a Halloween fan, but I used to read the crap out of ghost stories (Mary Downing Hahn was my favorite) and after I saw a picture of a really creepy looking swamp (featured on cover) I knew I had to write this, and this month seemed… Read More

Poem / Poetry

September 28, 2019

Reads: 85

Comments: 7

Shelves: 3

The Booksie Classic House

Cover image: pixabay.com. Read More
Julia is sentences to death at the carnival, but she has a chance at survival. Read More
A short story about Alvar Avery and Owen James. Read More

Poem / Other

May 13, 2019

Reads: 91

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

I make a few references of drowning and even the lochness monster. Read More

Reads: 183

Comments: 12

Shelves: 3

The Vintage Publishing House

Free-verse Read More

Poem / True Confessions

February 27, 2019

Reads: 232

Comments: 17

Shelves: 3

The Vintage Publishing House

Depression is watching... Read More

Reads: 191

Comments: 5

The Booksie Classic House

Thoughts from that time between being awake and asleep. Read More

Featured Review by Bobi Leutschaft Poitras

"This drew me in from the first line, and played me along to the end. I love the thoughts that come in that almost sleep state. Thoughts without ..." Read More

A serial killer reminisces about his first kill. Read More
They say opposites attract. This is just that. Trigger warning!!! This story contains suicide attempt and swearing Read More

Poem / Poetry

September 17, 2018

Reads: 1460

Comments: 4

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

For the happy girl who committed suicide. Mental illness is not always noticeable, it usually isn't at all, until we see it in our memories. Read More

Featured Review by hullabaloo22

"An excellent poem. That last verse is so effectively composed!" Read More

I wrote this, because that's how I felt about a girl. We were being pulled in two separate directions, quite literally. So, instead of pursuing a relationship that would have, most likely, imploded due to the distance. We decided to simply hang out more. Throughout the poem there are… Read More

Poem / Other

July 29, 2018

Reads: 202

Comments: 5

The Booksie Classic House

Poem / Other

March 12, 2018

Reads: 209

Comments: 7

The Booksie Classic House

Poem / Other

February 23, 2018

Reads: 254

Comments: 10

The Booksie Classic House

I'm not drowned yet! Read More

Poem / Poetry

February 04, 2018

Oddquain swirl poem on rogue waves and their power. Read More

Poem / Poetry

January 27, 2018

Reads: 206

Comments: 1

The Review Chain House

Poem / Poetry

December 29, 2017

Reads: 367

Comments: 2

The Booksie Classic House

Poem / Poetry

November 24, 2017

Reads: 334

Comments: 13

Shelves: 5

The Vintage Publishing House

A fictional piece Read More
A very dramatic look into depression Read More
When depression & escapism take over thoughts. Read More

Tags: water, drowning

Poem / Other

June 03, 2017

Reads: 264

Comments: 2

The Booksie Classic House

Reads: 382

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A sad memoir written while i was going to my feels, it mentions and introduces icarus the story of the boy with wax wings. Read More
The last-minute desperate attempt of survival for a passenger on a capsizing plane. Read More

Poem / Poetry

February 17, 2017

Reads: 336

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Tags: death, drowning

Poem / Poetry

December 23, 2016

Reads: 288

Comments: 3

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Sometimes it's so easy to get lost. Read More
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