Guilt stories, books, poems, and more

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Reads: 22

Comments: 5

Shelves: 2

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Donald Harry Roberts provided the inspiration behind the pretzel way of viewing things. For that, I have to say 'Thank you!' Read More

Poem / Poetry

July 18, 2018

Reads: 10

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

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What can our shadows teach us? Read More
There's this street kid that still lives inside me. Every now and then (and as you will read in the manuscript) this tough talking kid gets tired of it all and fights back. I was working on a part of the manuscript that was a hard write. The longer… Read More

Poem / Other

April 30, 2018

Reads: 60

Comments: 7

Shelves: 4

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There is no dedication needed. And please note -- this is not intended to rhyme. Read More

Tags: shame, guilt, blame

Poem / Poetry

April 30, 2018

Reads: 11

Shelves: 1

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Written during a moment of unrelenting self-flagelation in high school. Read More
This is a song I wrote about how I feel like my problems are someone else's fault. Read More

Tags: anger, guilt, blame

Reads: 41

Shelves: 1

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This is an essay about the day I witness my friends get notified of her husband's death. Read More

Tags: death, guilt, usmc

Poem / Other

March 24, 2018

Reads: 43

Comments: 3

Shelves: 1

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Shelves: 1

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The tale of a man who willingly admitted his own crimes. Read More
“How do you sleep at night with all the blood on your hands?” Yes, I do sleep. But I dream of empty eyes, and frothy mouths. I dream of men reduced to whimpering kittens. I dream dirty yellow urine trickling down legs. I dream of the sound… Read More

Short Story / Other

March 04, 2018

Reads: 67

Comments: 5

Shelves: 1

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5....4.....3.....2.....1.....0 The Nuclear war has started. Inspired by the album 'Drones' by Muse. Read More

Short Story / Non-Fiction

February 25, 2018

Reads: 60

Comments: 1

Shelves: 2

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The story is about a girl, June who is currently attending college. She has suffered from depression and guilt for years but a major event helps her regain her self confidence. Read More

Poem / Other

February 22, 2018

Reads: 55

Comments: 7

Shelves: 2

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Poem / Other

February 06, 2018

Reads: 46

Comments: 10

Shelves: 1

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Words drummed in to my head. Read More

Tags: fault, guilt, blame

Short Story / Romance

February 01, 2018

Reads: 65

Shelves: 1

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Poem / Romance

January 28, 2018

Reads: 56

Shelves: 1

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Poem / Poetry

January 20, 2018

Reads: 61

Comments: 6

Shelves: 2

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Short Story / Romance

January 05, 2018

Reads: 60

Shelves: 1

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Tags: guilt, sorry

Reads: 68

Comments: 1

Shelves: 2

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A true story about past foolishness Read More

Reads: 50

Comments: 1

Shelves: 2

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A dude who takes guilt to extremes! Read More

Tags: guilt, absurd

A glimpse into a man's battle with his mind Read More

Short Story / Romance

October 28, 2017

Reads: 35

Shelves: 1

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This is a story when I went to stay with my cousin and met her girlfriend for the first time. I was to stay with her for 5 days. What could go wrong? Read More

Reads: 109

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

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A short story about a villain who gets defeated. However, instead of feeling angry he feels something else... Read More

Poem / Poetry

September 12, 2017

Reads: 51

Comments: 4

Shelves: 1

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Tags: failing, guilt

Poem / Romance

September 10, 2017

Reads: 108

Shelves: 1

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Poem / Poetry

August 20, 2017

Reads: 59

Shelves: 1

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this is a poem i wrote about a girl who is constantly being bullied and hurt by everyone around her and she had to end it because she can't take it anymore , so don't cry and please stop bullying people , it hurts... Read More

Tags: sad, power, guilt, bullying

Reads: 326

Shelves: 2

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"I used to just draw... She taught me how to paint. They were so beautiful, but now I paint more with black, the creatures leak with red. And now they are speaking to me... These... Demons want me to fail, they tell me to end it, but this one is… Read More

Poem / Romance

August 17, 2017

Reads: 119

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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