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Book / Fantasy

September 22, 2020

The last thing Maggie expected was getting sent to Kingstone Boarding School for Girls. In fact, the last thing she was expecting in general was private school. Images of boring classes and pious classmates flashed through her mind. She couldn't be more wrong. Read More
A poem highlighting a search for meaning Read More
This story is based on the teachings of Buddha which I'm learning and trying to accomplish the state of Nirvana. This is not a propagation of the religious issues and it is a compilation of what I have learnt in recent days about the life to live in a different… Read More

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Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Microtale: An art of saying big things in lesser words. Read More
I stare, he stares back, moves when I move. But he is not me. He is only a perversion of myself, because I am me, as far as I am concerned. However, he leaves when I leave, also if I gaze long enough I become petrified, and so does he.… Read More
I am a very beginner writer. I'm interested in writing young adult and self-discovery adult novels. What I'm working on right now is a girl who travels on her own through Europe. I want the story to have some humor in it as well as some existentialism on where happiness… Read More

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Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

Venus Danika Pax only wished to break free of her boyfriend and make her mother proud, but things don't always work the way you want. Instead her life crumbles and she is forced to move to live with the very family that abandoned her mother years before. Soon she finds… Read More
I stare, he stares back, moves when I move. But he is not me. He is only a perversion of myself, because I am me, as far as I am concerned. However, he leaves when I leave, also if I gaze long enough I become petrified, and so does he.… Read More
This story focuses on a teen who finds himself in a strange world where he has forgotten who he is. He doesn't even remember his name. His journey of self-discovery will require the help of allies new and old. Read More
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Poem / Poetry

October 07, 2018

Self discovery Read More
A poem on Self Discovery and the blessings of chaos in seeing reality. Read More
A story of a broken relationship between mother and child. Read More

Poem / Poetry

April 30, 2018

Reads: 377

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Description: Sometimes I wish someone could escape with me somewhere far far away, just to escape from my current location and have a new life with a new identity. Read More
"who, what, where and why" who is this person before me? bringing only what she knows, the sum of life's experiences. stunted, unable to grow. what has happened to her? wearing the scars of the past. once was young and innocent. nothing ever lasts. where is she at this moment?… Read More
Is it possible to be loved when you are unable to love yourself? Tori is a young woman beginning her university life; a time that is full of new experiences and new discoveries. But Tori stuggles with an internal battle of anxiety and depression, trying to leave behind her troubled… Read More
A poem on the social standing and condition of women in all phases of life Read More
Main character Lianne O'Connor and her best friend, Chris Gray, take on the wild world of rodeo together. Both learn more about who they are as individuals, and face the struggles of surviving on the circuit. Yes, there will be romance. Read More
A story about a young mermaid that has an imagination and craving for adventure that is too big for her small village finds herself on a journey of dire importance to every creature under the sea. Read More
She didn't know neither where she was going nor what she was looking for. All she knows is that she had to keep walking to get there and find it. Read More
The first part of my new spiritual system. This part is called "Being" and focuses of what it might mean to be true to oneself and describing different aspects of this problem. What tools I use to find the path to myself, feeling bliss and doing public service. Read More

Book / Young Adult

September 04, 2016

She is the perfect muse for an aspiring author and he can't stop chronicling her. when the two finally meet, the perfect conceptions of the girl next door are shattered as he falls in love with her imperfections. Her cinnamon gum and cigarettes leaving him wanting more even though they… Read More
A perspective of life and self discovery from an overly ambitious drunk. Read More
I guess this could be considered a blog. Sort of a journal I'm writing more for myself than anyone else, as I honestly doubt many will find this. Read More
About a young adult Read More
A short story about the internal struggles and irony of thinking differently. Read More

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