Greed stories, books, poems, and more

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It's basically a poem about the women's whose husbands have reasons to betray them. It's a poem about a women asking questions about why he left her and why he wants her too suffer. Women's are still abused, where the world has reached almost the end of it's development.… Read More

Essay / Romance

February 01, 2018

Reads: 16

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Having been around this entity I speak from REAL experiences. Please no hate filled message or comments. Read More

Poem / Poetry

December 31, 2017

Reads: 12

Comments: 1

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

Tags: greed, corruption

Reads: 16

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The The House of Macabre House

Reads: 21

Shelves: 2

The Review Chain House

Tags: greed, fear

Excerpt- Matt gulped. He glanced at his own reflection. When he looked at his face he saw the lines underneath his eyes, the tired look in his face, he looked on the brink of complete collapse. “I can’t keep living like this, being told what to do by people… Read More

Tags: greed, crime, gun, money, bad

Poem / Poetry

December 18, 2017

Reads: 41

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

This poem tells a fairly relatable tale of how nature was once pure and of how a dark phantom suddenly entered it and altered its ways. Read More

Tags: poetry, greed, doom

Reads: 0

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Story about a boy who looses everything.. Read More

Poem / Poetry

November 22, 2017

Reads: 58

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

can you guess? Read More

Tags: love, hate, greed, lust, pride

Poem / Romance

September 02, 2017

Reads: 25

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Reads: 82

Comments: 1

Shelves: 3

The Review Chain House

This is a set of 7 poems focused on the 7 deadly sins without using their names. WARNING: deals with some strong themes. Read More
greed, wrath, sloth, envy, gluttony, lust, pride, these are reason for why 14 people are put into a game of life and death. who will live who will die? you'll just have to see... Read More

Poem / Poetry

April 29, 2017

Reads: 46

Comments: 3

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Reads: 175

Comments: 2

Shelves: 2

The FISH MAN House

We all have a price what's yours? Read More
*NOTE* Trailer to main story. The World That Didn't Talk, is a psychological horror that in unseen events anyone that spoke a lie would disappear. Causing the world to be silent and scared of conversations. It was the silent age. (Story will be told from perspective of 14 year old… Read More

Short Story / Fantasy

December 12, 2016

Reads: 85

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Greed can be a powerful thing. In this folk tale, some temptations are just too powerful to ignore. However, just how powerful are they? Read and find out! Read More
Just an unfinished thought from a sleepless night Read More

Tags: greed, soul, immortal

Reads: 227

Comments: 4

Shelves: 3

The Booksie Classic House

When greed takes over a person's compassion, it grows and grows until they become blinded by their ego. Read More

Reads: 229

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A desperate woman, driven by lust and greed, attempts to steal from her employer. Read More
Enjoy leave feeds back Read More
This short story is based off of the life of Carmen, an immigrant to the U.S. from El Salvador. It tells why she had to leave El Salvador, how she was smuggled to the U.S., her arrival in the sweatshops of L.A, her trials and tribulations until she found her… Read More
A group of friends have a casual life at school. They are just like any other teenager, until one day something tragic happens to Angel and she becomes silent. Her friends investigate he situation leading to her breaking point. Then she reveals everything. Hostility boils, and plans for revenge conjure. Read More

Tags: murder, greed, sin, list, other

I wrote this, in 2009. It's part of my 8th lyric set, Corrupted Peace. Read More

Reads: 241

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

The tortoise tries to get all the wisdom on earth for himself alone. Read More

Short Story / Other

April 21, 2016

Reads: 156

Comments: 3

Shelves: 3

The Booksie Classic House

You’ve killed someone. There could be all this prelude into how this happened but it doesn’t change the fact of it Read More

Tags: greed

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