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quick read (less than 800 words): a story about a young boy and his nightmare; a commentary on the state of society. Read More
"The Indictment of American Society" is a critical diatribe about the degradation of the American citizenry over the last several decades. In this author's view, there are at least ten aspects of failures or problems within this society, among which, people, generally speaking, are not serious about education -- schooling… Read More

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The Booksie Classic House

I think I'm having a social disorder... Read More

Tags: humor, society

An essay outlining opinions on whether or not women should cover up to lower chances of getting raped, and arguments defending my stance on the topic. Read More
once a world of peace and harmony, clarity would be seen throughout everywhere, that was until he got elected... Read More
This story is similar to many of your lives with friendship , romance , relations and family. It is a take on how a girl with high dreams and society restrictions tries to shape her life. Read More

Poem / Poetry

May 30, 2020

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Comments: 4

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The Feminist Circle House

Artwork by Tyler Spangler Read More

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Comments: 2

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The Booksie Classic House

What's wrong? Read More

Tags: society, politics

This is a small description of society and certain small people that live through it with personal thoughts of good and bad in their heads. Not everyone is the same and all are going through personal problems. Read More
An article about lying in our modern society and how we have become dependant on the ability to tell a fib. Read More
Feminism is being equal to others not being above them and dragging others down. Read More
A short, contemplative piece I wrote for my birthday last month. Picture credits: Pixabay Read More

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Comments: 4

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The Booksie Classic House

Is this how it's going to be from now on? Read More

Tags: society, politics

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The Booksie Classic House

Positively hopeful about Coronavirus Read More
BoJack Horseman focuses on men's depression, a part of society that severely lacks representation. This essay focuses on how men's mental health can be overlooked or ignored. Read More

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Homelessness is a big issue in many towns and cities, but how can we help? Do we care? Do we walk past, look the other way, look at them with suspicion or pity? Do we think about the person underneath, the person before homelessness? This poem was written for students… Read More
Life lesson/experience in writing Read More
A short, humorous story about interaction between people and how miscommunication can really get out of hand fast, even in a train's silence coupé. Read More
The suicide manifesto is the first short story i ever wrote,i had been reading plenty of Chuck Palaniuk at the time and convinced myself to write something in his style. An author writes his first big selling book entitled the suicide manifesto, inside the pages are all the reasons to… Read More
Edith, Mary, Candace, and their friends, are part of the New York Sorority Society, a place in which they can babysit children on Saturday nights, and have a great time. But, in 2020, they have competition from rival sororities, who want to dominate in the city that never sleeps. The… Read More
What is rape and why do people rape? Questions that might seem intuitively obvious, but perhaps they are not... Read More
Excerpt: "The problem is that we shout a lot and do nothing. A lot of writing happens, a lot of sharing happens but we fail to contribute sufficiently towards achieving something on the ground. I feel that we are so obsessed with words that we fail to understand that if… Read More

Poem / Poetry

November 22, 2019

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Comments: 3

Shelves: 3

The Booksie Classic House

This poem, if you can call it anything other than a rant, focuses on the disparities of the treatment of individuals that are outwardly unique or 'don't fit', to put it in a closed-minded way. How the few are preyed on for their differences, and how society tries to mold… Read More

Article / Non-Fiction

November 22, 2019

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Comments: 2

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A short counterweight article about how people can be affected by the negativity that goes around in our society these days. Read More
A story with a wink, about my view on the world we live in today. Read More
Social media platforms are merely a reflection of society. They have their bad points, but they have their good too. This piece is written from my own experience, and reflects my own opinions. Read More
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