Insecurity stories, books, poems, and more

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Poem / Other

May 24, 2018

Reads: 69

Comments: 6

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A conflict with love, marraige, desire and emptiness. An ending uncertain. Read More

Poem / Poetry

December 18, 2017

If a pebble is thrown into the water but doesn't make a ripple, is it there to begin with? Read More
A poem about being in someone's else's shadow. Read More

Essay / Romance

August 21, 2017

Reads: 130

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Reads: 164

Comments: 8

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

Just confronting my insecurities with this piece. Read More
A poem about dealing with depression. Read More

Poem / True Confessions

May 16, 2017

Reads: 157

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

The This One's For The Outcasts House

A chain verse of confession form 3 am thoughts. Read More

Reads: 450

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

this is a short story of how past hurts from relationships can create issues in new ones. Read More

Poem / Poetry

December 23, 2016

Reads: 106

Comments: 3

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Sometimes it's so easy to get lost. Read More
Poem written while drunkenly loathing my lonely self Read More
A short story about a domestic relationship and how people can suffer and not realise what is happening to them. About dealing with insecurity. Read More
Haha. Probably the deepest thing I've ever written... Read More
Malia struggles to come to terms with the world as she finds herself falling in love. First publication, very meta-fiction oriented. Read More
A short story about a miserable heroin addict, drug abuser, and alcoholic. In a moment of clarity he the world is not what it seems. Mockingly he refers to the Ramones throughout the piece, but things change. Read More
Every day, I walk into school and look down at my shoes. Read More

Tags: insecurity, shoes

Reads: 2565

Comments: 31

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

Tonya McLane is a sixteen year old teenager who has no one in her life left but her dad who she adores and has moved with into a new town. Read along as she finds love with the town's poster child of perfection with the support of her father. It's… Read More
College suite mates meet to discuss bathroom etiquette. Read More

Poem / Poetry

September 13, 2014

A short poem about smaller insecurities. Read More

Tags: insecurity

Reads: 121

Comments: 2

The Booksie Classic House

My thoughts on loneliness and self doubt. Read More

Reads: 402

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

This is a short story about a well-established man with a fantastic sense of style, and his encounter with an inferior passer-by. Read More

Reads: 219

Comments: 4

The Booksie Classic House

For me, to love is to climb Everest, a cold and exhausting reality with a euphoric premise. Read More
Booksie 2018 Poetry Contest

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