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Glaring Shadow in a stream of consciousness mode is the self-account of the life and times of a man, who liquidates his immense wealth only to consign it to the flames. The agony and ecstasy of his life as he makes it big in our materialistic world and the way… Read More
This fascinating saga of life exemplifies the material raise and moral fall of Gautam and Sneha and also the poignant end of the latter and the spiritual rise of the former that is after the fall. Besides, this piquant story depicts the tragic life of their son Suresh Prabhu and… Read More
a short story about the death of a mother Read More
A short story about a boy struggling to deal with a power outage caused by an ice storm in Canada, 2013. Read More
The Mask, is short story belongs to the collection of short stories which have 23 stories all of them are a literary fiction. The mask is a translated story from Arabic into English ,as the rest of the collection... it about a trip of illusion and fraud love. You can… Read More
The protagonist unexpectedly bumps into an old flame. Does she still have feelings for him? Does she want him back? How far will she go? Does he have a rabbit? Read on. Read More
Book Summary: A young writer, Deirdre, goes through trauma when her brother is murdered and her husband cheats, resulting in many years away from her children and many years of grieving. - Some years later her writing ability is tested when a new writer Kevin wants her job, yet instead… Read More
The moment Kimberley steps into the refreshment room, she knows something is wrong. Railway station cafés should be a hub of activity in the mornings. This one is almost empty. There are five people and each is seated at a separate table, staring blankly into space. They all register an… Read More
Tiffany Golden possesses a rare talent. She knows that things are going to happen before they do. Benito is often not aware that something has happened even after it has. The story documents their relationship. Read More
A poem I wrote off the top of my head, Read More

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Battling against hypocrisies, sadomasochism and perfunctory pursuits of pop benchmarks of successes, he refuses the passion-oriented male worldview of karma and life’s purposes. Metamorphosed by compassion, that love’s innocence fills him with, he opts for a journey that takes him far away from the stupidity of self-worth, calculated in terms… Read More
I wake in an unfamiliar room. I wrestle with the duvet on the uncomfortable settee on which I find myself. I am used to more formal surroundings, when I wake, a comfortable bed and sometimes a cup of tea. My head is pounding and my mouth feels like a dried… Read More
True love is an acceptance of all that is, has been, will be and will not be.......... Read More
The narrator finds himself in a series of strange alien landscapes. He searches for an explanation. Read More
I came home from the studio one Wednesday and, lying on my carpet along with a timeshare in Azerbaijan promotion and a catalogue for the Big Red DIY Superstore, a flyer caught my eye. It commanded attention by its difference. It seemed to be written in a foreign language. Or… Read More
While riding a train, an unnamed hitman reflects on existence and his last six jobs. Read More
A short story about a man suffering from the loss of his family twenty years ago and his own loneliness over those years. Read More
My Name is Gemma Kendall is a short story written in first person, present tense. It is a piece of literary fiction which focuses on dark themes such as bullying, depression, alcoholism and crime. The story is written as a stream of consciousness; the narrator’s thoughts and opinions are presented… Read More
Carrie Nixon survived the 80’s or at least she thought she had. Struggling to get her life under control then was a difficult time for her. Fumbling through the 80’s with her college pals was far more extreme for her than most. Maintaining her sanity from the haunted past is… Read More
A Captive of a Planet is short story, by author Abeer Almadawy It is published with a literary fiction collection of stories titled with " during our Voyeurism". A Captive of a Planet, is a kind of symbolism art of writing which describe a love case for greedy lover who… Read More
Officially my job doesn’t exist. Nor do the jobs of the other operators in Department ?. Department ? is a clandestine organisation, with no mailing address, phone number or website. It appears on no records. Its offices are to be found only by the very determined, hidden as they are… Read More
The blame for a county-wide murder spree lies at the feet of three people broken by a dying mill town: Calvin, a killer; London, a cook; and Rhonda, the woman who loves them both. Neither they, nor the reader, see the storm brewing until it's too late in this Southern… Read More
This is a short description of how I feel about my idol, Azealia Banks. Read More
A tie-in to Pestilynn, following the events of the Machrios event. Readers of A Brothers' Promise may wish to read Pestilynn as well, as both are being made at the same time. Anna, with her powers kept secret by the US government, now lives with Rick's younger brother, Andrew, in… Read More
A journal entry about the differences between apes and humans Read More
The tale of a dying man and his final thoughts on life. Read More
A story I compiled from stories brought back by beginning teachers. It's cute. It won a Winning Writers Most Commended Award from the novelty of its character description in the opening paragraph. Read More
A practice story for Booksie Idol using the current prompt. Lonliness, mountain coffee shop, pencil paper. Read More

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January 28, 2014

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The Booksie Classic House

Who you give up your very soul to save a girl who never thought of you twice or acknowledged you? Elliot Straggleson would. He watches and follows Wren Hunter, a spoiled rich high school girl always from a distance. He works as a butler at her home, but they've barely… Read More
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