Human_condition stories, books, poems, and more

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The Booksie Classic House

This is the first of a series (I hope) written from a unique perspective. It's about the power of a single word. Read More
Two Jigoku Shoujo episodes, entitled "Insult to Injury" and "Mother and Father", with a third scenario as the Prologue and Epilogue. Though this is a fanfiction, it is a serious fanfiction, and I tried to make the story profound, just as most Jigoku Shoujo episodes are. Read More

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The Booksie Classic House

It's Amazing! You're on space, bro. Hope you can handle it. Read More

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The Booksie Classic House

A quick Hemmingwayian short on human sexuality, drugs, and decadence. Read More

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The Booksie Classic House

A poetry that might just inspire you to live your life to the fullest Read More

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The Booksie Classic House

This is an attempt to put into words my beliefs about the age old questions regarding good and evil as well as darkness and light. Read More

Short Story / Flash Fiction

September 29, 2010

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The Booksie Classic House

a short story Read More

Short Story / Flash Fiction

September 28, 2010

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The Booksie Classic House

The GPS in Lohan’s car said that the mall was located exactly 2.6 miles from his home. There were three other malls just like it much closer to where he, his wife and their six year-old daughter lived, but Lohan had chosen this mall precisely to minimize the chance of… Read More

Short Story / Flash Fiction

September 24, 2010

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The Booksie Classic House

Secrets need a place to be kept, where light cannot reach and the world will not notice them. Such a place needs strong doors and thick walls, for secrets are like prisoners, restless in confinement and always threatening to pollute the world with their toxic truth. Read More
Highly allegorical, "White Wasteland" is a short story about a group of ants who discover what they believe to be their Promised Land. They soon find out, however, that not all is as it seems in this new land. Read More
The advertisement read "Get you headcap today, a sure high tech way to eliminate the work blues-guaranteed compliance levels up to maximum absolute without recollection". Set timer for "start time" usually before the long drive into work. Then preset for "advanced level" when work begins for sure results and auto… Read More

Poem / Poetry

September 24, 2009

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The Booksie Classic House

observations, emotions, memory. Your interpretations welcomed. Read More

Poem / Poetry

September 24, 2009

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Comments: 4

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The Booksie Classic House

This is my response to the maxim "no man is an island". I welcome your interpretations. Read More

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The Booksie Classic House

This is a poem that came from considering the nature of writing itself and its obsession with the human condition. I wondered; what of the silent few who do not experience the same things as the rest of us, never contact another human being and therefore are purely, themselves, unaffected… Read More

Poem / Poetry

January 07, 2009

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The Booksie Classic House

A short poem on the quality of a human soul Read More

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The Booksie Classic House

poem about regrets, and living with them. Read More
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