Self-discovery stories, books, poems, and more

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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
Waking up in a hospital bed with no memory of self was downright terrifying for her, especially when no one would give her answers...except one person. When this person's method of explaining consists of taking her to specific locations where people are waiting, she is forced to re-discover who… Read More
She

Poem / Poetry

October 07, 2018

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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: 215

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
What shall I call my current scenario as? Where am I? Who am I? What sort of a person I am? What is my position and purpose in Life's circle? The facelessness of identity is neither comfortable nor torturous. I am neither there, nor here. Read More
Poems from my middle school years. Read More
Things I didn't learn in Life Skills when I was taught about people in school. That I really ought to have learned. Read More

Reads: 202

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

The common man is often overlooked and understated in a world that values greatness and panache. Despite their unremarkable appearance we often see at a glance, delving deeper into their mind and lives we see a story that is often untold yet just as captivating as any we've ever heard.… Read More
At a certain stage of life, everyone must recognize his or her role is in this world. They must ponder and carefully consider the direction in which they wish to take their lives to. This poem is the story of a similar child who is trying hard to find the… Read More

Reads: 435

Comments: 6

The Booksie Classic House

Some hearts need healing before they can feel love. Read More
This is a practise college application essay I wrote for school. I wasn't sure what category to put it in, but I think it provides a good, accurate description of my personality. Once again, the title was taken already, so I added the "essay" bit at the end. I don't… Read More

Book / Young Adult

September 16, 2011

Reads: 10626

Comments: 470

The Booksie Classic House

[Completed] Maia Frauncor has always played the role everyone has given her. From the pristine look her parents have assigned—and yes it means falling into the steps of her father, an astronomer. To the image her friends have of her. Truth is only a small share of people—her siblings—know the… Read More
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