Poverty stories, books, poems, and more

310 results

Poem

Poetry

May 02, 2017

Reads: 4

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Poem

Poetry

Reads: 4

Tags: poverty, rural, oppression, cycles, city

Essay

Non-Fiction

April 18, 2017

Reads: 13

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Poem

Flash Fiction

February 04, 2017

Reads: 59

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Short Story

Horror

November 04, 2016

Reads: 85

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Poem

Memoir

October 28, 2016

Reads: 65

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Short Story

Flash Fiction

August 08, 2016

Reads: 124

Shelves: 1

The JDT Desktop Publishing House

Short Story

Flash Fiction

Reads: 124

Tags: poverty, struggle, needy

Miscellaneous

Non-Fiction

June 24, 2016

Reads: 107

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

Miscellaneous

Non-Fiction

Reads: 107

Tags: life, poverty, problems, epilepsy, luxuries

Book

Literary Fiction

June 21, 2016

Reads: 109

Shelves: 1

The Southern Fiction House

Book

Literary Fiction

Reads: 109

Tags: poverty, florida, southern, new-smyrna

Book

Literary Fiction

June 20, 2016

Reads: 155

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Book

Literary Fiction

Reads: 155

Tags: poverty, southern, new-smyrna-beach

Short Story

Literary Fiction

May 31, 2016

Reads: 92

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Short Story

Literary Fiction

Reads: 92

Tags: society, education, poverty, slum, child-labour

Book

Young Adult

May 23, 2016

Reads: 385

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Book

Young Adult

Reads: 385

Tags: chicago, drama, poverty, baby, halo

Poem

Non-Fiction

April 27, 2016

Reads: 233

Shelves: 1

The Oeuvre Coterie House

Poem

Non-Fiction

Reads: 233

Tags: disease, hunger, poverty, scarcity-of-water

Book

Religion and Spirituality

February 26, 2016

Reads: 150

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Tags: poverty

Book

Religion and Spirituality

Reads: 150

Tags: poverty

Essay

Non-Fiction

February 02, 2016

Reads: 185

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Article

Non-Fiction

November 30, 2015

Reads: 217

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Poem

Poetry

October 14, 2015

Reads: 57

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Essay

Non-Fiction

July 10, 2015

Reads: 259

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Short Story

Literary Fiction

July 05, 2015

Reads: 236

Comments: 4

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

By Ronin

Short Story

Literary Fiction

Reads: 236

Tags: poverty, desperation, risk

Short Story

Non-Fiction

June 01, 2015

Reads: 350

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Short Story

Non-Fiction

Reads: 350

Tags: rape, islam, religion, life, mystery, choice, child, girl, desperate, poverty, prostitution, young, clock, prostitute, poor

Poem

Poetry

April 10, 2015

Reads: 84

Comments: 3

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

Poem

Poetry

Reads: 84

Tags: children, poetry, reality, poverty

Poem

Other

April 01, 2015

Reads: 81

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Book

Non-Fiction

March 13, 2015

Reads: 826

Comments: 6

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Poem

Poetry

February 22, 2015

Reads: 99

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Short Story

Literary Fiction

February 04, 2015

Reads: 90

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Poem

Poetry

February 02, 2015

Reads: 63

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Poem

Memoir

December 16, 2014

Reads: 181

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Poem

Memoir

Reads: 181

Tags: survival, hunger, poverty, living, famine, crisis

Book

Fantasy

December 08, 2014

Reads: 382

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Short Story

Memoir

November 30, 2014

Reads: 184

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Poem

Poetry

October 20, 2014

Reads: 105

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Poem

Poetry

Reads: 105

Tags: hunger, poverty, begging

Poem

Poetry

October 07, 2014

Reads: 65

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Short Story

Fantasy

October 05, 2014

Reads: 89

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Poem

Poetry

October 03, 2014

Reads: 103

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Poem

Poetry

October 03, 2014

Reads: 109

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Short Story

Literary Fiction

September 03, 2014

Reads: 116

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Short Story

Literary Fiction

Reads: 116

Tags: poverty, compassion, homelessness, inequality

Short Story

Other

August 24, 2014

Reads: 93

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

By bobnash

Short Story

Other

Reads: 93

Tags: marriage, terror, mother, poverty, innocence

Essay

Editorial and Opinion

August 09, 2014

Reads: 87

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Essay

Editorial and Opinion

Reads: 87

Tags: death, usa, poverty, work, money, wealth, corruption, immigrants

Short Story

Young Adult

July 16, 2014

Reads: 92

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Fai

Short Story

Young Adult

Reads: 92

Tags: love, death, religion, hope, poverty, culture, china

The Booksie 2017 Poetry Competition