Temptation stories, books, poems, and more

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Temptation can trap you. Make sure its good. My poem. Read More
A man finds himself on a unique beach. He is soon greeted by a Figure that appears from nowhere. The Figure shows the man scenes from his life in the waves on the shoreline. The Figure offers the man an opportunity to return to any of these happy times and… Read More
A new version of the old story: Satan tries various ways to tempt Eve and... fails. This short story was published in 2002 (Yerevan, Armenia) and republished in 2014 (Toronto, Canada). Read More

Tags: code, temptation, eve

Reads: 192

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Thought can be so seductive and hypnotic that it absorbs your attention totally, so you become your thoughts. Eckhart Tolle Read More

Reads: 390

Comments: 5

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Folly is this impulse that enticingly compels us to do what we know to be wrong. How does one overcome folly? "Submit yourselves therefore to God. Resist the devil, and he will flee from you." James 4:7 ESV. Read More

Reads: 173

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Too oft we neglect the very fruits of human joy and passion. Pluck, pluck, I say, while still in season. Doth thou need another reason? Read More
"Lead us not into temptation, but deliver us from evil." Read More

Reads: 314

Comments: 6

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Healthy eating? Nah! Cover pic: deva-williamson-1402601-unsplash Read More
Ah, the old "Genie in the Lamp" fable. Well, it started out that way. BUT... Read More

Poem / True Confessions

November 14, 2018

Reads: 695

Comments: 18

Shelves: 10

The Vintage Publishing House

Reads: 214

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Tags: sex, rage, game, temptation

Her boldness blinded her to what lawfulness requires. Beautiful and tragic, she paid the full price. Read More

Poem / Romance

June 13, 2018

lace. I guess I was thinking of a masquerade party when I wrote this. I don't really know. Read More

Book / Romance

December 13, 2017

Reads: 6978

Comments: 99

Shelves: 11

The Christian Writers House

Psychology- The study of the mind... Just for to remind... Read More

Poem / Romance

September 03, 2017

Reads: 388

Comments: 2

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

Poem / Poetry

July 23, 2017

Reads: 468

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

There's a thick wallet on the ground in front of you. What would you do? Read More
Now we'll are living in this World, but the question is, "Are we OF THIS Read More
Some forbidden fruits tempt with lucious luster, until we cannot bare to resist, tasting those sweet secrets, delighting in their sinful pleasures, to a tainted hearts content. Read More
This story is about a young boy named Jim who does not being told by his parents what to do. He wishes that they disappear. Instead he drifts into an imaginary world and is stuck in it. Read More

Reads: 469

Comments: 5

The Booksie Classic House

To reveal a secret, you must first delve into the depths of your own desires. Read More
When a young Jedi padawan is given the location of an ancient artifact on a forgotten planet, a team of Jedi are sent in pursuit in a desperate attempt to prevent their naive student from possessing the terrible power contained within the vessel. Or are they afraid of what's inside… Read More
I wrote this, in 2008. It's part of my 1st lyric set, Darkened Radiance. Read More
The story is about a series of supernatural events in a person's life. There is a coin that has the ability to control whoever sees it, and is responsible for the deaths of many people throughout history. It's power is tested with Ben, though. Read More

Reads: 1002

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Benjamin November is troubled by how his father died years ago, but no one found the murderer. After he's found out what really killed his dad, he may have fallen into the same trap. Read More

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