Expectations stories, books, poems, and more

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Comments: 7

The Booksie Classic House

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entering old age, what to expect, what to look forward to, what not to look forward to. Read More
Just for fun. We see what we expect to see, I guess. Read More

Poem / Poetry

August 31, 2018

Reads: 439

Comments: 5

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

The things around my neck, inspired by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie's collection of short stories. Cover from Unsplash Read More

Poem / Poetry

July 02, 2018

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Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Poetry and Free Writing Corner House

Realizing you let your guard down and allowed yourself to think someone is different or unique. Not always about love, but even realizing this about a friend. Read More
It's a small piece of work by which the narrator tries to present a picture of the postmodern world where there is nothing like reality, everything is a mixed expression of confusion and self-centered ambitions. Read More

Short Story / Literary Fiction

September 04, 2017

Reads: 367

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

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… Read More

Poem / Other

June 28, 2017

Reads: 313

Comments: 3

The Booksie Classic House

Expectations that are just illusions and not at all true. Read More
this short story showcases the stress and pressure that the teenage youth are put through today. Read More

Poem / Other

April 29, 2017

Reads: 308

Comments: 2

The Booksie Classic House

Poem / Poetry

March 29, 2017

Reads: 269

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Poem / Romance

February 20, 2017

Reads: 362

Comments: 3

Shelves: 2

The Me, Myself & I House

Reads: 940

Comments: 4

The Booksie Classic House

It's Marie's thirtieth birthday and things are not working out as she hoped. Read More
When you think you're stronger. Or you have mistakenly viewed your weakness as strength? Read More
I wrote this, in 2008. It's part of my 4th lyric set, Visions Of The Past. Read More
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
What are we looking for in a real friend and are we loyal to our own standards? Read More
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
Short poems reflecting the society of today. Sex, longing for love, alcoholism, drugs, anxiety, depression, loneliness, fear, death. Read More

Reads: 495

Comments: 3

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

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