Pretence stories, books, poems, and more

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Reads: 76

Comments: 7

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Although fiction, there are many families in this exact position. Read More

Featured Review by Sue Harris

"This is a heart rending read, Hully, and yes, although we've now entered 2020, the continued plight of families such as this one is undiminished..." Read More

Poem / Poetry

September 08, 2018

Reads: 90

Comments: 6

The Booksie Classic House

Too late to turn back the clock. Read More

Poem / Other

August 14, 2018

Reads: 97

Comments: 5

The Booksie Classic House

Reads: 117

Comments: 6

Shelves: 1

The House Of Ten Thousand Exotic Rooms House

For the Gothnicticty Room. Read More

Tags: pretence

Poem / Other

February 11, 2018

Reads: 142

Comments: 5

The Booksie Classic House

What people want to hear Part 2. Read More

Poem / Other

February 11, 2018

Reads: 165

Comments: 4

The Booksie Classic House

What people want to hear Part 1. Read More

Tags: mask, pretence

Reads: 168

Comments: 2

The Booksie Classic House

Trying to be someone you are not rarely works out! Read More

Reads: 296

Comments: 2

The Booksie Classic House

Stella feels like a little girl that is dressing up in adult clothing -- at least that seems to be how others see her! Read More
I wrote this when I was 15 and found it when searching through my old computer. I couldn't quite get over it, so I thought I'd post it. Read More

Poem / Poetry

November 25, 2016

Reads: 185

Comments: 2

The Booksie Classic House

Sometimes pretending is too hard but with you I can be me. Read More

Short Story / Flash Fiction

November 17, 2016

Reads: 285

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

This is a story about a woman who is used as a stepping stone; it is entirely fictitious. Read More

Poem / Poetry

November 11, 2016

Reads: 199

Comments: 4

The Booksie Classic House

No matter how much I pretend it always stays the same. Read More

Poem / Other

September 21, 2016

Reads: 170

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Can you tell what's truth, what's lies from the plastic smile. Read More

Tags: fake, lies, pretence

Reads: 431

Comments: 28

The Booksie Classic House

Never get much attached to anyone because attachment leads to expectations and expectations lead to disappointments.. Read More
You said you love i said it back You said you care for me I said it,too You made a promise to not share me I really believed in you Not just believed,also loved you I thought you were my soulmate Yet i was wrong, you were just using Because… Read More

Poem / Poetry

November 19, 2011

Reads: 221

Comments: 4

The Booksie Classic House

Basically just my thoughts on a girl I used to want, and things didn't work out. Girls are always the best topic for poems hahaha. Erm, not really any rhyme scheme, I didn't wanna force anything. Things in italics are lines that are often said under bravado. "Older" is underlined… Read More
Blues song lyric from the 1970s about how phoney the world is getting. Read More
offspring as posession Read More

Tags: fancy, pretence, pomp

Reads: 225

Comments: 4

The Booksie Classic House

Would appreciate your thoughts Very different style from anything I've written. Read More

Tags: despair, pretence

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