Selfish stories, books, poems, and more

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This guy has not really been messaging me as much as he used to since I am in New York for a month studying abroad. He's so amazing but he seems to be in some stressed time right now, so he's not really focussing on me, he is worried about… Read More

Poem / Poetry

June 23, 2017

Reads: 14

Shelves: 1

The THIS OR THAT House

i do things that work for me does that make me selfish. but i do what i do so you dont have to. so does that make me selfless . Read More

Tags: selfish

Book / Other

December 13, 2016

Reads: 84

Comments: 3

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

Just thoughts. Read More

Tags: war, me, selfish

sometimes we need to put our own thoughts before others... Read More
A selection of haiku's I wrote in response to those annoying quickie messages you get when you join the website. Read More
I was only the lady in waiting. The lady in waiting to a beautiful, smart, and funny princess. How could I steal the heart of a prince? Read More

Reads: 185

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

We live in a world of bullies and hatred. Why? I don' t know... but I know your name. Which one are you? Read More
Destroy others and then kill yourself so you don’t have to be held accountable or take responsibility for your actions… spinelessly cowardly.To go and kill unarmed people? To step in and decide that you are the one who should decide the fate of innocent human beings? To decide that you… Read More

Poem / Memoir

July 19, 2015

Reads: 177

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

How would you define love? Is it like all the fairytales with the happy ending,good guys win, bad guys defeated? Mine just a secret love. Read More
When you're trying to decide whether to let go or move on. And past experiences makes it difficult deciding in between the two Read More
Human nature piece. Metaphorical for sure. Read More

Poem / Poetry

April 18, 2015

Reads: 78

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

I wrote this for a poetry slam that never happened Read More

Tags: poetry, selfish

Book / Romance

December 03, 2014

Reads: 93

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Life never easy without money, Yuzuki, a girl who born in a Yakuza family, try to get connection with another Yakuza leader to helped her father. Read More
What do you treasure? Whatever it is it reveals your heart. Read More
Recently, we have lost several public figures to suicide. And I have seen post after post and heard time and time again, how selfish it was for the person to have taken their life. To me, that is one of the most heartless, narrow-minded and yes, selfish things you could… Read More
I don't know what to think anymore..... I've had enough betrayal from people of the outside world, no more Read More

Reads: 101

Comments: 5

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

This is my first round entry for "Booksie's Got Talent"! I had to base my story off the title given to me, "Me Vs. You." (I just elongated it, for my preferences.) I really hope you all enjoy this one, I took about two hours to make this masterpiece! Read More
Don't try to hide the devil in you. Read More

Poem / Romance

January 07, 2014

Reads: 70

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

SELFISH LOVE Read More

Tags: love, selfish

always try to be compassionate and understanding and not be judgemental and always eager to help anyone who wants help. But if they are totally unwilling to be open minded and fail to see their flawed thinking. then it's time to say adios Read More

Poem / Poetry

August 12, 2013

Reads: 54

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Thinking about the difference between pride and ego and which is worse...ego. Read More

Tags: pride, selfish, ego

Poem / Poetry

July 24, 2013

Reads: 57

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Today's government preaches teamwork yet acts selfishly. Tried to understand the thoughts that go into being selfish through this play on words. Read More
Brie is living a life she doesn't want and her only sole comfort is that of her baby sister. But when her sisters life is threatened by three men forcing her to fight in a fight she doesn't want to, she has no choice. And things get worse when she… Read More

Reads: 125

Comments: 4

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

The poet is not impressed with him... Read More

Reads: 120

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Translation of On(selfsugtig). Let me know if you have a better translation. Read More

Reads: 83

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

I have been mis-understood so many times in life's journey. Can you relate? It's got to the point where -I think before I speak or write, it's a safe way to be. Yet I am not any one's door mat, if they ask I tell them.(Mostly.) Read More

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