Hubris stories, books, poems, and more

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Short Story / Science Fiction

January 27, 2018

Reads: 28

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Life, but at what price? Read More

Tags: hubris

In this final Chapter, Mack learns a deadly truth. Justice is Reversed. Read More
A former runner becomes a dog-walker and unwittingly puts himself in harm's way. Read More
A serviceman with several kills on his record commits his first murder. Read More
We adhere to written and unwritten doctrines. Those that lead are entitled to more of the spoils, but assume great lost when they forget their place. Read More
this is a story made to resemble the hubris character .making it into a more modern situation Read More

Poem / Horror

December 10, 2013

Reads: 129

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

This is...dark but metaphorical, so don't take every word for face value. Read More

Short Story / Fantasy

February 02, 2013

Reads: 116

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A man walks as creation crumbles around him. Read More

Reads: 340

Comments: 5

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Damon Mortimer wanted to everything! He was so proud that he could do everything, that he didn't realize how his hubris let to his downfall. This is based on how Charon, Hades' Ferryman, came to be in the 21st century. This story incorparates Greek mythology and action. Hope youo like… Read More
A short story on the vice of hubris, presented as a soliloquy. Read More

Reads: 330

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

a sketch my niece gave me.. I had to fill in the middle and the beginning .. and well yes in fact the end as well . She did much the same to my sketch for her. So we both ended up with works we didn't really write.. I let… Read More

Reads: 303

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

thinking the other night out fishinh in the dark of our summer midnight .. all the things that seem to easily explained by logic , rationale rhetoric- these all dissipate under the mysterious heavens ,universe or many iniverses; time consciousness doubts Read More
a continuation of the escapades the gentleman who visited Ireland in 1900 . Having left his Motherland for some little unknown but suspect and dishonorable deed he was dispatched to Ireland on a fishing holiday. The mayfly has been sporadic , and now finding himself at a loose end decides… Read More
THE EMPEROR OF DEMOS HAS MOVED ON . HE HAS TIRED OOF THE TITLE HE WOULD BE KING HE IS ADVISED, AMONG OTHERS , BY HIS COURT BARD, Read More

Poem / Poetry

January 05, 2007

Reads: 278

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A look at life and death...death as a sniper Read More

Tags: death, denial, hubris

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