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Poem / Poetry

July 16, 2017

Reads: 25

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

i always believe that there is a creator. This poem is just strange. Read More

Reads: 63

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

I was while at school that where I live if you're black of of black heratige between the ages of 18 and 21 you are at the highest risk of dying than any other time in your life. I was also told to study hard to ensure I could get… Read More

Reads: 65

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

a new skin in given to all mankind. Read More

Miscellaneous / Romance

November 25, 2016

Reads: 97

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

uncontrollable Read More

Tags: raw, short, skin

Poem / Romance

August 29, 2016

Reads: 58

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A short poem about the touch of a lover. Read More

Tags: passion, short, skin, touch

Reads: 207

Comments: 8

Shelves: 3

The 'The Odd Ones' House

A haiku. Read More

Reads: 152

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

I wrote this, in 2009. It's part of my 5th lyric set, Whispering Echoes. Read More

Reads: 180

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

I wrote this, in 2008. It's part of my 2nd lyric set, Illuminated Shadows. Read More

Poem / Romance

October 04, 2015

Reads: 71

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

THE SKIN I AM IN Read More

Tags: am, skin

Short Story / Horror

August 10, 2015

Reads: 211

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Her skin was perfect, it contrasted so well with my dark, tanned skin. I had to have it. Read More

Reads: 247

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Self hate is extremely prevalent. It is a behavior that develops or sometimes taught. The media has a huge impact, whether we'd like to admit it or not. No, you might not look like the woman on television. No, you may not be the "ideal" or "dream" guy...but that's okay.… Read More

Poem / Gay and Lesbian

May 05, 2015

Reads: 641

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

This is a poem about the first Man that I have ever loved. He taught me that true love knew no age differences. When I first met Vic I was in my early 20's and considered anyone over 30 to be old, how naive was I. I had never had… Read More
A poem about how to capture who you are as a person in a symbol or anthem. It highlights on how to learn to love and live with your insecurities and how oversensitivity is sometimes the best thing in the world for a writer. Read More

Reads: 352

Comments: 5

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Me and my girlfriend Allison laying together in bed dedicated to Allison - http://www.booksie.com/greenallie2000 Read More

Short Story / Romance

February 16, 2015

Reads: 295

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

"Please don't touch me. Please don't come in." Foster homes can be haunting for many of the kids in the system, but when a particular preteen get put into a house where the 'ideal family' lives, secrets and shadows hide behind doors which will scar her for the rest of… Read More

Book / Romance

February 08, 2015

Reads: 154

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A boy with a dark and harsh past, lives with a gorgeous girl named Pori. The novel tells their everyday life. Their fun, their past and their struggle. But most importantly their love for each other; and also how they find hope and comfort in each others company in the… Read More
Heat- entry for "24-hour Poetry Challenge" hosted on Facebook by me, Katie Tripp. Link to weekly challenges listed on my portfolio. Enjoy! Read More

Reads: 156

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

skin / the story of a girl who used it like paper and cut it to shreds / told by the one that loved her most / max bailey Read More

Poem / Poetry

August 10, 2014

Reads: 133

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

This is about my boyfriend. I love him a ton more than I ever thought I would from the beginning. He surprises me more each day. And each day I love him more. This is for you, love you baby <3 Read More

Reads: 188

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Beauty is real. For most or some Barbie is perfect like all the models. But the thing is no one is perfect, nothing is perfect. But we are perfect in our own ways but not really perfect with perfect straight or curly hair, or a perfect body. Beauty is ourselves&#8230; Read More

Reads: 113

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

'The Guy' poem. My language is nice, for a change! Read More
This is vignette of a side story of my main novel in progress titled "Human Skin". This is told from the POV of Briony Kiersakova one of the Concubines of the main Protagonists' father. Briony is known for her ice cold beauty and snarkish personality. In this piece you see&#8230; Read More

Reads: 137

Comments: 6

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

submission to Daniel's Dark Poetry contest. Revised off short story "SKIN" ENJOY! Read More

Reads: 319

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Who is The Taxidermist? What is his obsession with skin? Do you think he's crazy or completely sane? Read to find out! Read More

Book / Horror

November 18, 2013

Reads: 79

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Blood rushed from my mouth, gagging me. I sputtered to get the hot salty liquid out of my mouth coughing it onto the ground. I struggled to regain my vision blinking several times trying to focus my eyes. Read More

Poem / Song Lyrics

October 01, 2013

Reads: 154

Comments: 3

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Based on a personal experience I lived 35 years ago. Read More

Short Story / Humor

September 11, 2013

Reads: 221

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

One listener, 3 soldiers, lost and confused about what is real, and what not. Read More

Poem / Poetry

September 10, 2013

Reads: 92

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A poem about the touch of another person's skin Read More
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