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Poem / Poetry

December 14, 2020

Reads: 74

Comments: 3

The Review Chain House

Not everyone enjoys Christmas; many are alone, lonely, and blue. This poem suggests a way to convert the blues into sparkle. Read More
What football (soccer) means to a lonely middle aged man. Read More

Reads: 139

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

This is the story of a sensitive kid, and that kid was me. Read More

Featured Review by Sharief Hendricks

"What an excellent piece Roxanne !!! You took me on a journey of your sensitivity and your sad emotions as your vivid imagery jumped off the s..." Read More

Some days, I would love to be adored as much as most alcohol is loved. Some days, I would love to be the main interest of your love. Read More
I'm have compiled my existing poems into a one book volume. I will be adding poems to this list as time moves on. I know the majority of my poems are dark but I will throw in some light hearted and fun poems every once in a while. I just… Read More

Poem / Poetry

October 30, 2020

A way for me to vent about what happened with me and my two closest friends. Read More
The prologue of a short story I once wrote. Let me know if you'd read the rest! Read More
A poem on being trapped Read More
A young man, Christopher Downing, is overwhelmed by a severe anxiety disorder that consumes his time, sabotages his relationships and threatens his life. By the end of the story, the snowstorm outside his window symbolizes his state of mental paralysis. Read More

Short Story / Flash Fiction

September 20, 2020

Reads: 131

Comments: 3

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Cover image: pixabay.com. Read More
Reflections on technology's possible role in human loneliness. Read More

Reads: 181

Comments: 9

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A double acrostic poem. Cover image: pixabay.com. Read More
An extract about a man who has developed a mania for buying reduced items from his local shop. Read More
I want a family that is willing to welcome me with open arms, even if they don’t exist. My mind can ease the pain with delusion after. Read More
A moment of time in 1977 when you realize the ones you love are an ocean away and happiness is me, myself, and I sharing my music with my bottle of wine. Read More

Reads: 225

Comments: 4

The Booksie Classic House

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Tags: loneliness, genius, ai

A rare moment of clarity or as we say in the education world, a light bulb moment! Read More
How such a tiny virus can cause so much pain and suffering. Read More
A poem written by Lerato Morei. Read More
Hey there! Time for another Wandering Thought! These Wandering Thoughts use to just pop into my head while experiencing the ups and downs of the teenage life. Hope you enjoy! Read More

Reads: 293

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

It’s the deafening roar of a dying soul as it screams for help.... Read More

Featured Review by Vampia 2318

"This is good but sadly, that's me but lonely inside not the outside. Able People aren't the best to disabled people. Thank you for writing this." Read More

My best friend has played guitar from the beginning of our friendship which began when I was in 10th grade. I have never grown tired of listening to him play and sing. We even wrote a few songs together, staying up late into the early morning hours to figure out… Read More
A Dream.. no matter how much of it could be recovered, it will never be a reality. Read More
In the early 70's, home room was the first class of the day when attending High School and after X number times of being tardy you were expelled from attending school. It didn't seem to matter that you were dependent on someone else to drive you to school, although I… Read More
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