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You tell a fairy innocent lie, and you’re forced tell another to back it up, which leads to more lies until you realize you can’t extricate yourself from lies without looking foolish. That’s the situation of this story. Read More

Article / Other

June 07, 2022

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Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Lies on lies on lies Read More
At BG, baggage means secrets -and new girl Kaye Burchart, happens to posses an entire wardrobe. Unlike normal teenagers, where humiliation is enough Kaye is exposed to a new type of cruel where ruining someone's life is the victorious end. Is there a line she wouldn't cross to keep her… Read More

Poem / Poetry

April 18, 2022

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Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

That is what love does. My poem. Read More

Tags: love, words, lies, wind, furious

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Comments: 1

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A dialog with oneself, with a Senryu question at the end. Read More

Poem / Poetry

March 07, 2022

A poem about expectations and reality Read More

Tags: life, lies, smiles

Reads: 511

Comments: 5

Shelves: 1

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Emilia's bestfriend tells her he loves her. They start dating and things go well at first. Little did she know Lucas wasn't who she thought he was. Read More

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Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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You think you know someone until you don't. This was exactly what happened to Lexa Williams and It could happen to you.. Read More

Tags: murder, lies, suspense

To decipher the code is to know the code. My poem. Read More
“America, once with roots so deep, and aspirations so high, now floundering and teetering on a quagmire of lies.” Read More
A simple truth that found its way into my inquiring mind: “It is the twisted vines of lies that entangle and insnare the human spirit and the inquiring mind, that now attempts to smother and suffocate, the very source that nurtures and sustains its right to be, and right to… Read More

Poem / Poetry

January 09, 2022

Reads: 124

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

This poem is about nothing, and about everything meaningful to mankind. It is all about what one sees when reading it. Read More

Poem / Poetry

January 07, 2022

Reads: 110

Comments: 1

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Poem. Free Verse. Enjoy! Tell me what you think? Read More

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"Great poem. In every one of your lines you were able to capture the emotions of tragedy, no pun intended but you have beautiful lines. " Read More

Robbie Kandar thrives on adrenaline and it's why serving in special ops fills that void. Enlisting at age eighteen, his tour with the Canadian Special Operations Forces ended when every person in his unit, except Robbie, are killed in action. After being discharged, it leaves him with a hungering for… Read More
A young adult finds out that the parents that cared for her were never her parents at all... Read More

Tags: family, lies, truth

It's a story about false beliefs and our Lord & Savior...whatever that means. Read More

Poem / Young Adult

October 04, 2021

Reads: 148

Comments: 2

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

Tags: lies, promises

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

Reads: 235

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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Lena Farnham has it all: a job she loves, a wonderful husband, a huge house, and a baby about to arrive. She’s the happiest she’s ever been, and she can’t believe how lucky she is. Unfortunately, Lena’s luck is about to run out. Someone is following her, and not only… Read More

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Comments: 1

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If this says something meaningful to someone, well, this double Haiku has done it's job. Read More
Everyone has a monster, some days it wins and some days you win. Today I am just trying to stay afloat, so I am writing. Read More
Ever lost the words to express shock or disgust or trauma or disbelief and disappointment? Empty words is a poem that renders pain with a tone of sarcasm and disdain. Read More
There are lies, deceit and even infidelities. Read More
A poem about a female trapped in a love triangle and filled with confusion on who to choose to became her lover. This poem was co-written and features Lerato Morei and Sibusiso Madi. Read More
Sometimes things do not concern us until they hit home. Read More
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