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Poem / Poetry

December 05, 2022

Reads: 17

Comments: 2

The Booksie Classic House

Looking into the mirror reveals more than just messy hair... Read More
I have no strong feelings for the author Castenada one way or the other. I've only read four of his books, and one of them was assigned in college as part of a Native American philosophies class (and I'm old now). But insights are insights and where or how I… Read More
About the peculiar difficulties of writing about our shadows. Partially humorous. Read More
This is a fictional essay, or script/essay or something. But it's not as dangerous as it sounds -- the "devil" here is the embodiment of my human delusion, and therefore (from my idiotic perspective) resolvable -- a metaphor for confronting my own self-sabotage and not an indication of any actual… Read More
(Ahh, it wasn't until today, 3 months later, that I realize the diagrams I used were out of place and confusion causing. OK, fixed.) Our attention is being recalibrated by these collisions with limits. These indications of a collapsing human civilization are tuning us towards a wider range of frequencies,… Read More
Heartbreaks come from those that mean the most to you. Which isn’t often as I’ve attracted some of the most beautiful souls from all four corners of the universe. However, this specific connection touched a part of my existence that actually had me swimming in a river of tears with… Read More
Alexander Pope - “The ruling passion, be it what it will, the ruling passion conquers reason still.” Alexander Lowen - “Suppressing a feeling doesn’t make it go away; it only pushes it deeper into the unconscious. By this action, we internalise the problem.” Russell Brand - “The only point of… Read More

Tags: lies, truth, image, honesty

Also, as most of us would probably admit, often, solutions of a problem are just round the corner and we all probably see it there. Still, coming to it looks almost impossible and as human dualistic mind keeps dissuading people not to see and accept simple things and easily ‘available’… Read More
You get what you pay for, and you should never pay for something that is free.And if it's free, be weary of the cost. The price paid is rarely the value of a thing. Read More

Tags: honesty

Poem / Poetry

July 25, 2021

Reads: 188

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A poem about waking up when it's too late Read More

Poem / Poetry

May 13, 2021

Reads: 161

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Just thoughts of a Confused and Uncertain man Read More
I wrote this in an attempt to publish as a freelance writer, the magazine said it wasn't for them so maybe it will be for the readers here. Read More
Kid stories with moral conclusions, well, I like them. Read More

Short Story / Other

February 20, 2021

Reads: 452

Comments: 1

Shelves: 3

The Abandoned House

Taking me to an exhibit of an up-and-coming photographer is not a good idea. Read More

Tags: honesty, photos

This love is just real. My poem. Read More

Tags: love, tears, true, hide, honesty

When the inspiration for writing this story came to me not once, but twice, I had no choice but to get on board and get busy. Read More
It is the best way to be. My poem. Read More

Tags: love, happy, light, honesty

That's another article I wrote for my school paper. It spells out my view on the reason of some people's lack of happiness, toxic relationships, and life calamities, which all revolve around the vague world of honesty in all its forms. Read More

Short Story / Memoir

January 21, 2020

Reads: 496

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A wallet found didn't receive the reward deserved. Read More

Poem / Romance

November 18, 2019

Read it. It can help you :) Read More
All the things I want to say but I don't say ,all the things i wanted to say but didn't ...so here is everything honestly since I won't say it by myself again and sorry for making you feel terrible I hope this will clear things up and why i… Read More

Tags: honesty

food for thought how can you be honest with others. if you can't even believe your self? Read More

Poem / Poetry

May 05, 2019

Reads: 572

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Sometimes we don't know who to trust or how to express ourselves once we do. It is hard to be vulnerable, especially when we don't do it often. Read More

Featured Review by Calvin Wolfe

"This is top notch. Rhythmically beautiful and honest. Great work Gloria!" Read More

Poem / Poetry

March 19, 2019

Reads: 633

Comments: 13

Shelves: 4

The Booksie Classic House

Is honesty the best policy? Read More
When you love somebody, life’s too short – take it with a grain of salt, Walk ever so closely by my side – or don’t walk with me at all. Read More

Poem / Poetry

February 05, 2019

Nearing completion of a rewrite on my novel, “3 Way Mirror,” the premise of the book, a little insanity goes a long way to find one’s sanity, has made me think seriously again about crazy. Ever feel like your life just wants to be… a little nuts, maybe? Give some… Read More

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