Paranoia stories, books, poems, and more

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A short opinion piece I wrote some time ago while I was living in Japan and North Korea started lobbing missile tests over the islands into the Pacific Ocean. Read More

Reads: 126

Comments: 4

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Cover image: pixabay.com. Read More

Poem / Poetry

October 10, 2020

Reads: 108

Comments: 5

The Booksie Classic House

Cover image: pixabay.com. Read More

Reads: 108

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Trapped by a winter snowstorm, a middle-aged suburban man imagines he was tricked by his wife and locked in the cellar in an act of betrayal. A monologue/soliloquy. Part of "Dark Snow" collection on Amazon.com. (Come on, folks, shell out. It ain't gonna kill you.) Read More
The Coronia virus pandemic has reduced my friends and neighbors to paranoid hypocrites, and the virus has essentially entombed me in my mobile home. Read More

Poem / Poetry

March 16, 2020

Reads: 176

Comments: 2

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

Well, I am not so inclined to linger around paranoia, but the more of it I see, the less I am to feel secure in a global madness attack. We are all let to believe monsters are natural enemies of mankind. Well it's always been mankind, once snapped mankind will… Read More

Tags: paranoia

Poem / Poetry

November 26, 2019

Reads: 248

Comments: 5

The Booksie Classic House

"For God has not given us a spirit of fear, but of power and of love and of a sound mind." 2 Timothy 1:7 NKJV. Read More

Essay / Humor

November 25, 2019

Reads: 315

Comments: 5

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Tags: humor, dogs, paranoia, cats

A thorough rewrite of my story Figments. A man is obsessed with the paranormal in a way that consumes every facet of his life. Read More

Book / Horror

September 19, 2019

Reads: 368

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Lower Manhattan, 1972. Tracey Craig is a nineteen year old woman who finds an apartment in New York. As she attempts to have a job, she struggles to deal with the news that her life is full of paranoid delusions that wreak her life in the process. Read More

Short Story / Other

September 16, 2019

Reads: 307

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

The measuring tape rolled across the floor and hit the wall with a silent thud. Jonathan stared suspiciously at the extended tape. Didn't it extend further yesterday? Read More

Poem / Poetry

September 04, 2019

Reads: 419

Comments: 3

The Free Verse House

Pronoia is the opposite of paranoia. Read More

Short Story / Horror

August 10, 2019

Reads: 418

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Harley is scared of people and thinks that someone is always following her. When she starts hearing hiccoughs to whom she doesn´t know the cause, she becomes even more stressed out. Read More

Poem / Non-Fiction

March 19, 2019

Reads: 334

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Tags: paranoia

Reads: 617

Comments: 8

Shelves: 2

The The Imaginarium House

Featured Review by Jeff Bezaire

"An interesting piece. The imagery of the hostile and sometimes gloating eyes, of its desire to harm is powerful - a lot is said in just a perso..." Read More

Reads: 240

Comments: 4

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Poem / Poetry

October 20, 2018

Reads: 291

Comments: 2

The Booksie Classic House

taken from my book, "Rumble In The Mind!" Read More

Reads: 848

Comments: 5

Shelves: 2

The The Imaginarium House

The fall of man is down to how it has been raised. Innocence and evil clash where they never should have in this story of the corruption of man. Read More
Inspired by one of my favorite subjects: Prosopagnosia. Read More

Short Story / Horror

February 01, 2018

Reads: 538

Comments: 5

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Has somebody been inside your home or is it just your imagination? Read More
taken from my book, "Does It Bother You Much?" Read More
taken from my book, "Does It Bother You Much?" Read More
The itching feeling you get alone at night shouldn't be ignored. Read More
The story of a man named Whyatt is told through various POVs, most of which is told non-linearly and in reverse. Whyatt is a man who will do anything to survive, even lie. Read More

Reads: 660

Comments: 10

The Vintage Publishing House

Bitter memories of 2010. Read More
Paranoia is a thought process believed to be heavily influenced by anxiety or fear, often to the point of delusion and irrationality. Paranoid thinking typically includes persecutory, or beliefs of conspiracy concerning a perceived threat towards oneself. Jodie was paranoiac... Read More
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