Greed stories, books, poems, and more

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In prayer I plead for You mighty hand...Oh lord can you hear my call? Read More

Tags: life, tears, calm, greed, storm

wrote this 2 years back, one of the first pieces I ever wrote. enjoy... Read More

Tags: greed, slug, on, a, lug

A short poem Read More

Tags: green, greed, sea, sin

This post was inspired by the erasure concept where the powerful and popular erase the masses with silence, ignorance, poverty, and haplessness. We live in a tragicomedy we call "reality". In Arabic we say " wa sharrul baliyati ma yodhiko" which means and the worst of all mishaps or tragedies… Read More
Another philosophical quandary, expressed in rhyme and meter! I have included two additional versions of this poem, the second and third of which are edited versions of the original, I believe are improved by the edits. Feel free to tell me if you agree or disagree... or which version you… Read More

Book / Poetry

September 26, 2020

Collection of poetry Read More
He was, I imagined, one of the nouveau riche. and wanted a riposte - something for his economic status. thing is, I've been in the game long enough to recognize an 'enfant terrible' with a pea shooter . . . Read More

Tags: greed, arrogance

Short Story / Fantasy

April 30, 2020

Reads: 176

Comments: 5

Shelves: 3

The Booksie Classic House

choices have to be made when the prize of a lifetime is on the line...and lived with. Read More

Tags: greed, contest

How fear of loneliness and greed can make something wonderful toxic. Read More

Reads: 241

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

The natural world, as we know , is under constant pressure form human interference. It seems to have no way of defending itself against the march of the modern world....or does it? Read More

Tags: death, greed, revenge

Poem / Poetry

February 28, 2020

Reads: 142

Comments: 2

The Booksie Classic House

What has happened and is happening right now. Just nobody wants to admit it, but the Native people who understand more than the Educated. Read More

Tags: greed, amercian

Poem / Poetry

November 04, 2019

Reads: 707

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Greed has a way of corrupting It can be disrupting Greed drives some mad And others to do bad Read More

Poem / Other

November 02, 2019

Reads: 175

Comments: 1

The Poems House

Who Knows? Read More

Tags: greed, money, charity

Reads: 198

Comments: 3

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

The workplace has become a no-holds-barred Colosseum devoid of compassion. Everybody wants to climb the career ladder. Tired of being a pen-pusher, we crave something to jar us from our fossilizing stasis - even though it might mean defenestrating our own human nature backwards through a window and watching the… Read More
No one comprehends fully the reality of life. It is not about the accumulation of wealth. Read More

Poem / Poetry

May 01, 2019

Reads: 370

Comments: 4

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

What should die is reanimated. Read More

Reads: 957

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

story of 2 villages that want to be bigger by size and supplies years will pass and things will change a story that makes you want to read even more ps this is my 1st story ever and i'll be better with time please rate it out of 10 when… Read More

Tags: war, story, greed

Poem / Poetry

January 10, 2019

Reads: 346

Comments: 6

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

We keep restarting. Read More
A short poem about how we are conditioned to think certain things. Even when we are doing what we think is right, how do we really know that is the case? Read More
This is a story about greed and the influence of unnatural life that follows it. Even the dead are not that silent. Some people that get away from justice are not so lucky to the hell that is within their grief. It is a small story about death and the… Read More

Reads: 6232

Comments: 19

Shelves: 8

The Vintage Publishing House

Amber King is manipulative and vain... Read More
A story poem about a Gnome and his selfish greedy desire. Read More

Tags: poetry, greed, gold, gnome

Poem / Poetry

May 14, 2018

Reads: 510

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A poem to express my most constant and excessive emotion within me, a feeling that controls my life. Read More

Tags: poetry, life, greed, desire

Reads: 463

Comments: 3

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

Your lone power is pathetic. I shall show you true power. Read More
In 2083, a great war broke out after Fae exposed themselves to the world, most excepted them with open arms, some more powerful people didn't. Now 2101, The Immortal Syndicate now rules over what once was the United States of America, they feed on the innocent lives of the… Read More
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