Self stories, books, poems, and more

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Script / Other

October 15, 2017

Reads: 20

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

A café, a cup of tea, some long over-due down time, and a note. *I've decided to create this as it will never be reality. Perhaps it'll give my mind some peace now.* Read More

Reads: 7

Comments: 1

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

The most important goal in life is to achieve true selfhood. Be yourself. Read More

Tags: novel, writing, self, truth

Short Story / Memoir

October 04, 2017

Reads: 34

Comments: 5

Shelves: 2

The Life is Life House

Tags: reflection, self

story about a girl that was different and had monsters under her bed. Read More

Short Story / Other

October 01, 2017

Reads: 0

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

story about three things he could never tell his wife. Read More

Poem / Poetry

September 30, 2017

Reads: 36

Comments: 8

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

Miscellaneous / Other

September 24, 2017

Reads: 15

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Just a little reminder Read More

Poem / Poetry

September 04, 2017

Reads: 33

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A poem, an ode, to the 3 people closest to me and myself. Read More

Reads: 37

Comments: 1

Shelves: 4

The Booksie Classic House

It's practically time the youths of our time embrace self education as a key to liberating us and the world from further sufferings and hazards which we would possibly have been averted through literacy development in the guise of self education. Read More

Reads: 82

Comments: 1

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

Atlas has been through some rough times. His life isn't as bright as it used to be. All he longs for is the company of anyone. Read More

Tags: teen, romance, sad, self

Short Story / Horror

June 27, 2017

Reads: 58

Comments: 3

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Everyone has the face they show to the world and then the face that they keep hidden from themselves. The face that shows a piece of their true self. If you're lucky, they'll reveal who they truly are. But what about the face that even that someone chooses to deny,… Read More

Tags: self, truth, shadow, within

Reads: 76

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

My name is the female version of Michael, meaning Like Unto God! Read More

Poem / Poetry

June 14, 2017

Reads: 67

Comments: 7

Shelves: 1

The Vintage Publishing House

The kind of "Me" I wish I were sometimes. (Noir: Confessions from Lisbeth) Read More

Poem / Poetry

June 12, 2017

Reads: 47

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Reads: 45

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A combination of weed and orgasms takes you places Read More

Miscellaneous / Memoir

May 17, 2017

Reads: 10

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

for those who just can't seem to quench their thirst. Read More

Tags: self

Poem / Non-Fiction

April 18, 2017

Reads: 53

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Tags: love, life, self, dream

Poem / Poetry

April 18, 2017

Reads: 37

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Tags: self

Poem / Poetry

April 16, 2017

Reads: 52

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

The poem is self explained. Read More

Reads: 73

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

This is my first poem I've always wanted to start writing but I didn't know how to begin. One day I just felt it. This is my (parents) history. Read More

Tags: love, life, hurt, self

In this busy world, many things were neglected, all we need is to "pause". Read More

Tags: self, rhymes

a short story about who we think we are, and who we really are Read More

Tags: love, self, truth, jesus, ego

the story of listening to words someone doesn't even know they're telling Read More

Tags: love, lost, self, cant, feet

Poem / Romance

March 21, 2017

Reads: 97

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Killing a dead relationship still causes pain to someone. Read More
The soul is the same in all human beings and how we know of equality within the family human as literal truth. Our spirits are the unique identity brought forth by thought and memory retained. Read More

Tags: self, spirit, re-birth, id

Miscellaneous / Other

March 02, 2017

Reads: 51

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A woman makes herself vulnerable. Read More

Tags: self, mask

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