Stress stories, books, poems, and more

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Stress is all around us, at an ever-increasing level. The truth is, we're conditioned to take that on board. When is enough, enough, for you? Read More
This poem is about the stress of school and conflicting decisions from the outside world. This is about breaking down and letting yourself down. Read More

Tags: school, work, stress

Some shit I wrote about a week or two ago. The whole vibe around this piece of poetry was me thinking about how my past affected me, to the extent of how much I could remember because of suppression and repression. Read More

Poem / Other

May 11, 2020

Reads: 41

Comments: 1

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Microtale: An art of saying big things in lesser words. Read More
A poem inspired by St. John of the Cross' 'Dark Night of the Soul' Read More

Poem / Poetry

December 20, 2019

Reads: 119

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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Just a bunch poems i have written and am continuing to write as i try to survive high school. I am currently failing to survive hence the sad nature of my poems Read More

Poem / Poetry

November 07, 2019

Reads: 92

Comments: 2

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Everyday is a bad day in the neighborhood Read More

Poem / Poetry

November 03, 2019

Reads: 128

Comments: 3

Shelves: 2

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You're not a Titan Read More
Hmm. I wrote this a couple of days ago, tough times. Read More

Poem / Other

September 25, 2019

I uh... I wrote this a while ago... I don't feel this way anymore. I just figured I would publish it, because it seemed finished. Read More

Tags: stress

Poem / Romance

September 25, 2019

Reads: 178

Comments: 5

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A sad poem with a happy ending Read More

Tags: love, lost, laugh, stress, ex

Poem / Non-Fiction

September 15, 2019

Reads: 154

Comments: 10

Shelves: 4

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A government employee pushed by situations at his work place that conflict with his established understanding between right and wrong. How they are handled by senior management and the fallout he has to confront for his honesty. Depression and mental pressures that stimulate uncharacteristic behaviour are very individual issues that… Read More

Poem / Non-Fiction

September 02, 2019

Reads: 195

Comments: 8

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Reads: 196

Comments: 6

Shelves: 1

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Poem / Poetry

July 29, 2019

Reads: 141

Comments: 5

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Worry and fear do not promote peaceful living. The only way to find balance and security is though living in the present. We need not fear tomorrow if we cultivate a calm mind. Read More

Reads: 229

Comments: 3

Shelves: 1

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The point of this essay is not unique, I know it has happened in a similar but differing way to many others... Read More
Poetry, what more can I say? Read More

Tags: life, hell, poems, real, stress

a short story about a young teen named leah struggling with her mental illnesses. the story progresses throughout a process of leah's struggles and how she decided to get over those obstacles. Read More
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Just working is hard enough. We don't need added stress from work and having it seep into other areas of our lives. Traveling is a great way to reduce stress and fight depression. Read More

Reads: 221

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

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Tags: school, stress

The majority of people drive a car or have at least been in a car so you can envision this comparison. The rear view mirror is very small, and typically you spend less than five percent of your driving time looking behind you. However, your windshield is huge, because you… Read More

Reads: 558

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

This poem is dedicated to the stress my degree is giving me right now Read More

Tags: poem, failure, stress

Four days a week, I drive to Denver from Colorado Springs. This poem is just some of the things that I observe. Read More

Poem / Non-Fiction

December 19, 2018

Reads: 236

Comments: 7

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