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Book / Fantasy

September 23, 2015

Reads: 390

Comments: 9

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Celine was always very sheltered by her parents, spending most of her time in the old ballroom where they gave dance lessons to their affluent clients. But, when she is eight years old, she slips away to go on her own adventure. To her surprise, she discovers someone that she… Read More

Poem / Song Lyrics

July 18, 2015

Reads: 111

Shelves: 1

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Escape from pain and fear. Accept yourself and pursue you're life. Read More
Avery Blake has been shy her whole life. Until she meets Jason. Then the machines take over. Leaving her with only Jason in her life. After Jason finds a mysterious flyer promising safety they embark on a journey. That journey causes them to cross paths with Daniel Thorne who has… Read More

Reads: 113

Shelves: 1

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Join in a tale of a middle aged woman who has always looked for more in her life than what she has. Journey with her as she learns the power of discovering how to love herself and find happiness within. Read More

Poem / Poetry

February 05, 2015

Reads: 94

Shelves: 1

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This a poem I had written for my human sexuality class about sexual identity. Surprisingly it turned out pretty well and didn't read like an assignment, so I figured I would post it to share with yall. Read More

Book / Literary Fiction

January 17, 2015

Reads: 558

Shelves: 1

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Is he a coward or does he just love her so much he will do anything to survive and make it back to her? Read More

Reads: 102

Shelves: 1

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The roller coaster story of a girl as she grows up and recounts all her past 'loves' from pre-school to her present adult life and how each one affected her. (In case you can't tell it's a bit of a chick-flick). Read More
Michael, a young poet, is a loner and his mom is never home to care for him. Growing up believing that there was nothing more to his life, he begins to change his perspective when he meets his soon to be best friend Brian who, even though he is the… Read More
its about a lovey story of two friends finding each others true selves through adventure. Read More

Reads: 117

Comments: 3

Shelves: 1

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This story I wrote for a class project where we wrote an original story then we pretty much took it and beat it with a stick. We took our original stories and had to cut them in half, write them in a different genre, switch characters around, and pretty much… Read More

Reads: 659

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

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Follow Cassidy Ryder, as she takes you through her personal experiences and struggles as a young woman in high school. Currently a Sophomore at Tenville High, from what others can tell, she's got it all: the friends, the family, the life. But, naturally, how others view her, isn't the truth.… Read More
So many times have I wished to share the minute experiences I have gotten out of life as of this moment. Though I am still young, with many years before me, I wish to share my outlook with others and the insight I have gained, and all that I have… Read More
This is about recognizing the essence of true love within yourself. Read More
This is the story of two girls: one a fully recognized lesbian and the other, straight? Jane thought she’d had everything worked out: her study, social life and sexuality. That was until one Monday morning when she had a class with her friend Kahlan. This is when she realized her… Read More

Reads: 87

Shelves: 1

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Freak is a victim of bullying because of his name, his size, and the strange markings on the left side of his body and face. After having gone through years of loneliness he might just make a friend, but his new acquaintance is far from normal. She keeps on telling… Read More

Book / Young Adult

January 14, 2014

Reads: 183

Shelves: 1

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A girl so emotionally scarred that when she finds her potential true love;She surpasses him and falls for a creature so cold ,so dark he almost kills her. No one knows but she has a power so strong she could change everything in a click of her fingers, if only… Read More

Book / Young Adult

December 26, 2013

Reads: 294

Comments: 9

Shelves: 1

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Lady Julianna D'artagnan has had the luxuries of life but has to keep a secret hidden. When she is taken to the Palace, does she reveal her secret? She made some wrong choices and now someone is coming to find Julianna. Who is out to end Julianna? Julianna is to… Read More

Book / Romance

October 22, 2013

Reads: 711

Comments: 3

Shelves: 1

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Jamie went on a road trip with her best friend and her friend's family. The Patterson's are like Jamie's second family. She's known them most of her life and rarely goes a day without talking to them. So that road trip in her mind was the best thing that could've… Read More

Reads: 327

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

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A young man fighting with his girlfriend discovers more than he bargained during a walk in the park. Read More

Book / Fantasy

August 22, 2013

Reads: 126

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

In a reality where two completely opposite worlds exist side by side, Caroline is working through the adolescent struggles of growing up in her own world and like most humans, she is completely ignorant of the existence of this alternative reality. But after an eventful day in her childhood in… Read More

Reads: 423

Comments: 4

Shelves: 1

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An angsty teen with rich parents is sent to a prestigious boarding school. Alone, confused and angry, Damien becomes introverted and a known trouble maker. One day, though, he meets handsome and charming Austin... who is also blatantly gay. Read More

Reads: 628

Comments: 43

Shelves: 1

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This is a passionate suspense novel about romance, devotion, true love, sacrifice, and self discovery. Adley is trapped in an emotionally abusive relationship with the man she believes is her knight in shining armor. Despite the exhaustion, the confusion and the disapproval of friends and family, she and Owen continue… Read More

Reads: 150

Comments: 4

Shelves: 1

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An unexpected ride into urban Pittsburgh from the stifling suburbs provokes Julia into taking action... Read More

Reads: 341

Shelves: 1

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"I have seen six centuries and ninety odd years; I have roamed through nearly ten lifetimes, watched kingdoms, countries, leaders, even worlds, rise and fall. Through all of this I have not perished and perhaps never will. In this way I am eternally cursed." This is the story of an… Read More
In this inspiring account life is seen as a series of serendipitous events that prove everything does happen for a reason. The Universe offers each of us unlimited opportunities to learn and grow. Unfortunately most of us are unable or unwilling to perceive this wealth of information available to us.… Read More

Poem / Other

October 12, 2012

Reads: 106

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

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A short poem about recovery and discovery. Read More
This was my experience of letting go of someone I thought I couldn't live without. I don't own the picture. Read More

Poem / Fantasy

March 17, 2012

Reads: 86

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

This is about the dragon called Blu. She was a fearsome dragon but really wanted to change her attitude. Read More

Poem / Poetry

February 06, 2012

Reads: 138

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Loneliness reaches a whole new level of a self-entrapment, which raises questions and doubts on self-identity. Read More

Book / Science Fiction

December 20, 2011

Reads: 249

Comments: 3

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Everybody has a routine, a pattern in which they go through life. Cobry Austins, a robotically enhanced neo-soldier, lived life on a schedule for as long as he could remember. But after a series of unusual events surrounding a late night escapade away from his military base, he soon discovers… Read More
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