Internet stories, books, poems, and more

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The Booksie Classic House

<p> When I read the post on Facebook that striker, Gary Trevor has signed for Mars United FC for a record £300 million, my first reaction is, oh yeah, sure. I run it straight through the bullshit detector on my browser, expecting it to confirm it as a fake news&#8230; Read More

Poem / Humor

June 19, 2017

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Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A sonnet about meeting friends in real life. Read More

Poem / Non-Fiction

May 15, 2017

Reads: 44

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The House of Ghosts House

A haiku about occasional solitude in the age of networking. Read More

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The Booksie Classic House

The story follows Hallie. An 18 year old graduate who is inspiring to be a model. Her portfolio is really well done and her instagram page earns her 1,000 a selfie. But putting so much of your life in the publics eye, you never know what some might do just&#8230; Read More

Poem / Other

March 28, 2017

Reads: 49

Comments: 2

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

A story about a cat caught stealing on the internet... Read More
I am awoken by a knock at 3am. Unlike Dmitri Shostakovich in Soviet Russia, who kept a suitcase and a toothbrush by the bed for such an eventuality, I am not expecting to be taken off for interrogation. Read More
She meets a guy online and agrees to meet him in person after an extended phone conversation. Could that one meeting turn into love? Read More
Sometimes the stranger knocketh at your door. Nobody opens the door for a stranger in our times. So - more strange stranger would knock at your messenger and offer something interesting. Read More
A story about an average girl, Eva Harding who once thought she had nothing, she thought she was alone but she was wrong. She may have done things wrong but she still got there. Read to find out exactly what happened. Read More

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The Booksie Classic House

I did the "This I Believe" challenge and I wrote an essay under 500 words about something I believe in (strongly). I believe in lots of important things, but for this Essay, I wrote on how I believe that the internet and social media doesn't define who you really, genuinely&#8230; Read More

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The Booksie Classic House

You can bet on anything these days and you don't even have to leave your house to do it. Read More
This essay is about how the Internet affect our lives, the differences and similarities between the internet and libraries, how they are correlated, how to find reliable information and how technology helps people to get information. Read More

Reads: 76

Comments: 4

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The Booksie Classic House

Ever sent messages that are never received. It happens all the time. Read More

Short Story / Thrillers

April 23, 2016

Reads: 320

Comments: 15

Shelves: 3

The Trial and Terror House

Who really lurks in the depths of the internet? Read More

Poem / Poetry

April 04, 2016

Reads: 179

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Not sure if the name is good, suggestions wanted. <3 Read More

Short Story / Humor

February 23, 2016

Reads: 129

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

one woman's journal detailing the worldwide loss of the internet Read More

Book / Young Adult

February 15, 2016

Reads: 217

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

This is just something I decided to write a little while ago. I hope you enjoy! Read More

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The Booksie Classic House

This is something I believe in. Right now the internet belongs to big business and the government. The proof is in what you are about to read. The White House has no business directing people to facebook, google or xyz it really does not matter who it is. The United&#8230; Read More

Poem / Humor

January 14, 2016

Reads: 104

Shelves: 1

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Poem / Poetry

January 04, 2016

Reads: 139

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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This poem is about a website I use called Teenhelp and how I was giving up on it because I thought people hated me. Read More
Someone attacks and destroys Earth's satellites. Who and Why? Read More
I've written a handy guide to assist all of you lonely, manic depressives to obtaining a lady via the internet. I hope this helps you be less manic depressive. Read More
In their past 37 years of rule fundamentalists in Iran have shown no tolerance for anything other than ideas of their own. Personal liberties and freedom of expression are red lines of this regime. Read More
"I longed to read everything I possibly could, and the things I read in turn produced new yearnings." ?Patti Smith "The only thing standing between you and your goal is the bullshit story you keep telling yourself as to why you can't achieve it.” ?Jordan Belfort The meaning of life&#8230; Read More
There is a good chance you are one of about 3.5 Billion people who use Google to search the Surface Web on a daily basis. And the closest you’ve come to see the dark side has been through the many television and film dramatizations of late. Read More
What is Love in the Time of Internet? Is it really a relationship when you’ve never met the other face-to-face? Will she really have dark hair? Come figure out with Hawthorn and me in… Love in the Time of Internet! Read More
The Internet was invented by Pablo Gonzales in 1492. There are competing claims to the technology behind it, but Pablo was the one who established the Internet protocol suite (IPS). You may have seen pictures of the early personal computers but in case you have not, they were the size&#8230; Read More
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