Self_image stories, books, poems, and more

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Poem / Poetry

September 09, 2015

Reads: 67

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

a girls look into the mirror Read More

Reads: 79

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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An obsession with working-out, and literally wasting away to nothing. Read More

Reads: 117

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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Trigger warning for ED. This is about my eating disorder and how disgusted I am with my body and how I look. Read More

Book / Young Adult

June 26, 2014

Reads: 139

Shelves: 1

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A first chapter of a novel I started, but I'm not sure if I want to continue. I posted this on Figment and Wattpad, as well. Read More

Book / Poetry

January 26, 2014

Reads: 1010

Shelves: 1

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A collection of poetry I've written from late 2012 to present. Take precaution before reading some of these, as they may contain depressing themes. The image used as a cover for this was made by me, but the pictures involved were not taken/created by me. Read More
This is about a fight my boyfriend and I had where he called me ugly. Read More
This is about my quarrel with God about my self-image Read More

Reads: 74

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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This is supposed to be a slam poem.. It is my first attempt at one, so be kind.. Please comment! Thank-you! Read More

Reads: 185

Comments: 5

Shelves: 1

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Child abuse comes in many forms and leaves so many of them wounded and unable to live a normal life. This story is about the healing that comes to Cessy and Nate Marques; a sister who is sexually abused and a brother who lives with guilt for not having protected… Read More

Poem / Poetry

April 16, 2013

Reads: 112

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

An inner dialogue. This is open to interpretation. Read More
Consider this a debate, a discussion, a cry for help, a peaceful riot of sorts, I don't know. Here's an inside eye to the REAL America, through the eyes of someone who hasn't yet experienced a lot of the things that an adult has, someone who hasn't officially joined a… Read More

Reads: 134

Comments: 3

Shelves: 1

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Sometimes, we simply hate ourselves. Read More
A college student changes herself in order to comply to society's standards, but ends up becoming an entirely different person. The novel revolves around a group of friends who interact on a floor in a residence hall; and these are their stories. Based on a true story. Read More

Reads: 390

Comments: 3

Shelves: 1

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Seriouly, why does everybody worry about how they look? Read More

Poem / Poetry

May 03, 2010

Reads: 124

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

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2nd poem on here, I'd love to know what you think about it. :) Read More

Poem / Poetry

September 24, 2009

Reads: 93

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

four minutes of life--from one of the two perspectives Read More

Short Story / Other

March 22, 2008

Reads: 274

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

"Pretty" is like... Read More

Reads: 4117

Comments: 25

Shelves: 1

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I've only ever shared this story with a few close friends. It's something that means a lot to me and took courage to write. Come share the journey with me -- my journey to define happiness Read More

Poem / Poetry

December 10, 2007

Reads: 229

Comments: 6

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

I wrote this in a fit of self loathing. I have these quite often. I don't remember anymore who at the time made me calm down and so add the last line. All that is important was that someone did. Read More

Reads: 315

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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I’m dreaming in the dark, marking memories into tanned, sun-kissed (sun-scarred) skin. I want to be alive so badly; I want to laugh and breathe and break and love. And I think: if I press myself into the living hard enough, then maybe that life will rub off on me,… Read More

Reads: 300

Comments: 3

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

I walked lonely road to see you... Read More

Poem / Poetry

June 01, 2007

Reads: 146

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

theres this girl who always tells me how bad i look compared to her, or i should of wore this instead of that. she tells me all this crap and i really could care less. but somedays i just want to punch her face in, ya know? Read More
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