Solitude stories, books, poems, and more

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Dolores Reid was a hard working yet lonely and vulnerable teenager who only longed to become free of her controlling mother and secluded home life. She never in a million years imagined how quickly her life could change simply by opening up to a stranger one afternoon. Unfortunately the change… Read More

Poem / Poetry

September 09, 2018

Reads: 39

Comments: 6

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

Reads: 53

Comments: 15

Shelves: 4

The Vintage Publishing House

Reads: 51

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A short poem about the desire for solitude. Read More

Reads: 591

Comments: 5

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

An original poem inspired by the subjectivity of perspective. With this poem I wanted to explore themes of friendship and support, as well as those of greed, solitude, and self sabotaging, and how they interact with each other. I also sought to illustrate themes of uncertainty and a feeling… Read More

Poem / Poetry

March 15, 2018

Reads: 135

Comments: 4

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

To live in marvelous solitude . . . Read More

Reads: 155

Comments: 15

Shelves: 3

The Vintage Publishing House

In complete solitude... Read More

Reads: 103

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Its weird and dark, i know. Read More

Poem / True Confessions

February 12, 2018

Here's a reflection of what i feel makes me Doveheart. Read More

Poem / Poetry

February 11, 2018

Reads: 97

Comments: 3

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Featured Review by Bert Broomberg

"I enjoyed this." Read More

Poem / Romance

November 02, 2017

Reads: 114

Comments: 2

The Booksie Classic House

Please teach me how to draw out my dark creative side, but also teach me how to stuff it back into it's box on demand. Read More
How many men are out there that are leashed to their sins? Read More

Article / Other

September 05, 2017

You are lucky, you are not like them. You are different. You are you. Read More
A sonnet from a still sky draped in stars on a windy night. Is it the peace around or the turbulence inside? Read More

Book / Literary Fiction

December 18, 2016

Reads: 208

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Introduction: Hira Mae Furukawa is a half-Japanese teenager who is a quite melodramatic. She considered herself as a trifle-little girl means she's not that important or valuable person to others. She views herself as a weird and outcast and introverted - she doesn't have so much self-esteem in herself. She… Read More
This story is about a lonely man, who tries to write to be happy. Read More
First person narrative of a depressed man's experience with isolation and neglect Read More
This is about an old man and his heaven Read More
Managing depression, alone, even though surrounded by people. Like watching a grizzly accident unfold in slow motion; family and acquaintances watch, but dare not intervene. This leaves the depressive to manage depression alone. Work in progress Read More

Poem / Memoir

October 27, 2016

Ever wondered how the sea of solitude is vast and silent, yet constantly absolving deep-seated memories!! Here it comes! Read More

Tags: solitude, gift, loner

Poem / Poetry

July 04, 2016

Reads: 253

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Allow me to introduce myself unsatisfactorily Read More
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