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Poem / Poetry

April 22, 2021

Reads: 43

Comments: 2

The Booksie Classic House

This is a poem I wrote after talking to my dad about what it was like to go through withdrawals from a 40 year alcohol addiction. Read More
Just wondering --- I think. Read More

Poem / Poetry

April 03, 2021

Reads: 66

Comments: 4

The Booksie Classic House

Cover image: Hans Isaacson on Unsplash. Read More
A Wonderland short story. Cover image: pixabay.com. Read More

Reads: 78

Comments: 3

The Booksie Classic House

A Wonderland inspired duology. Cover image: pixabay.com. Read More

Reads: 126

Comments: 8

The Booksie Classic House

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Tags: fear, madness, dread

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"High tension and that insufferable feeling of being ignored. They have arrived! What an intense read." Read More

Poem / Poetry

February 05, 2021

Reads: 102

Comments: 7

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Cover image: Unsplash. Read More
The past is another country. They do things differently there. To paraphrase badly this historical quote. But what would it be like if the past crept into the present and tried to take over? Bernard Pugh has a taste of how this can happen. Read More

Reads: 476

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

based off "The Yellow Wallpaper" by Charlotte Gilman Perkins. Read More

Reads: 143

Comments: 2

The Booksie Classic House

Cover image: pixabay.com. Read More

Reads: 242

Comments: 6

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

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Tags: escape, madness, shock

Richard Myerson suffers from paranoia in his New York apartment. As he thinks that he has seen someone die, the police detectives don't believe him, until someone dies, and he is the next victim of death itself. Read More

Reads: 160

Comments: 4

The Booksie Classic House

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Reads: 181

Comments: 3

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

One man is driven to a clifftop by his own despair . While he contemplates his next move he gets advice from an unexpected spectator. WARNING. * story makes references to suicidal intent and mental health issues* Read More
Farmer Jogesh has a feeling of emotional warmth wash over him. His casual conversation with a man Legion is casual, till he realizes he a spirit who imparted the warmth, whom departs, little idea chosen for a nightmarish exorcism. 3000 words. Read More

Poem / Poetry

July 11, 2020

Reads: 89

Comments: 1

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

Poetry the therapeutic necessity Read More

Reads: 167

Comments: 3

The Booksie Classic House

This is a short story inspired by 'They're Coming To Take Me Away, Ha Haaa!' by the Butcher Babies. Not for the fainthearted but here's a link to the video. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=23ywNYOde4Y Cover image: pixabay.com. Read More

Reads: 185

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

The Contently Deranged Travelers House

Poem / Poetry

May 03, 2020

Reads: 137

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

taken from my book, "Blown Out Of Proportion" Read More

Reads: 225

Comments: 4

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

I hope everyone is well and coping. I haven't been on Booksie for quite some time. I won't bore you with all the things that have kept me away. Now that I'm isolated at home (with my husband and two of my adult kids) I have plenty of time. So,… Read More

Article / Other

March 18, 2020

Reads: 168

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

After reading an aradical released as of late... I felt a need to elaborate my thoughts on what needs to be done to keep insanity at bay. Probably the root cause why Trump is president. Read More

Tags: head, madness, pot

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