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Short Story / Literary Fiction

September 04, 2017

Reads: 32

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

<p> A short story about a girl name Alexa Ray who is stuck deciding between her family and her significant other. She can't choose both in her situation and whether which she chooses, will leave her in pain anyway. She could decide neither but that will lead her to a&#8230; Read More

Poem / Other

June 28, 2017

Reads: 65

Comments: 3

Shelves: 1

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Expectations that are just illusions and not at all true. Read More

Reads: 45

Shelves: 1

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this short story showcases the stress and pressure that the teenage youth are put through today. Read More

Poem / Other

April 29, 2017

Reads: 51

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

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Poem / Poetry

March 29, 2017

Reads: 37

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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Poem / Romance

February 20, 2017

Reads: 70

Comments: 3

Shelves: 3

The Me, Myself & I House

Reads: 190

Comments: 4

Shelves: 1

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It's Marie's thirtieth birthday and things are not working out as she hoped. Read More

Reads: 165

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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When you think you're stronger. Or you have mistakenly viewed your weakness as strength? Read More

Reads: 95

Shelves: 1

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I wrote this, in 2008. It's part of my 4th lyric set, Visions Of The Past. Read More

Reads: 629

Shelves: 1

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A long love provides a final gift of salvation. Read More
What are we looking for in a real friend and are we loyal to our own standards? Read More

Reads: 210

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

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What are we looking for in a real friend and are we loyal to our own standards? Read More

Reads: 150

Comments: 3

Shelves: 1

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addiction, family, emotions, perception.. expectations of family and life not always easy at all.. but we get through it together tho don't we ? :-) Read More
The only positive thing the two have in common are the rooms at their parents' house. So how can a first date be so damaging? Read More

Reads: 119

Shelves: 1

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Short poems reflecting the society of today. Sex, longing for love, alcoholism, drugs, anxiety, depression, loneliness, fear, death. Read More

Reads: 247

Comments: 3

Shelves: 2

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I chose 3 quotes from the book, "Tuesday's with Morrie" and explained them while adding personal experiences. Read More

Poem / Young Adult

August 26, 2014

Reads: 114

Shelves: 1

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This poetry is about developing your talents and finding balance when you are striving for success! Read More
Benzo's and Cannabis. Does the ego exist? What was the voice? Read More

Poem / Poetry

April 27, 2014

Reads: 124

Shelves: 1

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just something that's been on my mind lately Read More

Poem / Poetry

April 03, 2014

Reads: 145

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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This is a poem, about never being good enough for anything or anyone. Read More
You are beautiful no matter what people tell you! Read More

Poem / Poetry

February 04, 2014

Reads: 136

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A poem I made back when I was in elementary or high school. About pressures of growing up. Read More

Reads: 235

Comments: 11

Shelves: 1

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This is mostly based on a book I had to read for my Introduction to the Mass Media class. We are imperfect beings, but that doesn't mean we don't aspire to reach perfection. We have extravagant expectations; we want things done, yet we don't want to sacrifice anything or work&#8230; Read More

Reads: 88

Comments: 1

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People say words can cut you.. needless to say it can do alot more damage than that.. Read More

Poem / True Confessions

November 05, 2013

Reads: 204

Comments: 5

Shelves: 1

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Depicting pain of children's. Read More
Just read it. You'll feel it. Read More
The first rant I ever wrote down, even though this goes through my head on a daily basis. Welcome to the life of an introvert who wishes to be anything but one. Read More
So this essay provides an overview of my personal pre-conceived notions about college, in particular engineering colleges, and how I was proven wrong. But this isn't just me, I believe that every young adult thinks about college in the same way. However, once you go there, you finally discover how&#8230; Read More

Reads: 137

Comments: 3

Shelves: 1

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For those times when you try your best, but it's still not good enough. Read More
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