Toxic stories, books, poems, and more

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This is an ongoing story of a Web worker who is tired of a toxic work place, and hopefully will quit the job gracefully. The story writing started on November 19, 2017. The goal of her successful resignation has been set to late January, 2018. The story should mostly… Read More

Reads: 150

Comments: 16

Shelves: 6

The Vintage Publishing House

Veronica Bane has many secrets... but only one nobody knew Read More

Reads: 93

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Emotions are such a strange and complex entity.  They can be our greatest gift, strength and ability to connect with others - yet they can also be our worst enemy, our downfall and the stealthy dismantling of our mind, of our being and our souls. Read More

Reads: 43

Comments: 4

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

Controlling you sounds like fun. Read More

Poem / Other

July 11, 2017

Reads: 42

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

An anecdote on manhood. Read More

Poem / Poetry

April 05, 2017

Reads: 88

Comments: 3

Shelves: 2

The Just an Image House

A poem exploring a metaphor for a toxic relationship. Read More

Poem / Other

September 04, 2016

Reads: 83

Comments: 3

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

Tags: poison, toxic

Poem / Other

August 31, 2016

Reads: 120

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

I felt the need to do some writing, so this is a bit of dark poetry to help release my stress.. Read More

Tags: dark, black, toxic, hollow

Reads: 340

Comments: 5

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

Her love is complicated and dangerous, but I can't get enough of it. *Reached 100 reads: 7/6/2016* Read More

Poem / Poetry

August 15, 2015

Reads: 261

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

"My gravity, centered" Read More

Reads: 149

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

When Melissa Jones moves to California to pursue her dream pf becoming an actress, she never expected to fall in love. When she meets Dylan Cain, the biggest movie star in Hollywood, she falls hard, fast. Bust what if Dylan isn't as sweet as she thinks he is? What if… Read More

Reads: 167

Comments: 5

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Read it; it's pretty self-explanatory. Read More

Reads: 158

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

How will this world end? I guess it really doesn't matter. Read More

Reads: 125

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

The crumbling tunnels of an old society are all that I have, as I remember the old, and make way for the new. Read More

Reads: 212

Comments: 28

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

People living in an apartment complex, string on to the hope of surviving as a toxic poison slowly rises to each floor of the building. Read More
Mistakes: A 16-year-old girl named Ren. She is a young girl with bad grades, but is extraordinarily smart. She's gone through the worst losing her father at a young age and dealing with a careless gold-digging mother. Having her friend, math teacher and sister, she strives to make it through… Read More

Poem / Poetry

February 22, 2013

Reads: 96

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A poem about the after affects of me getting cremated Read More

Tags: death, toxic

this book starts a few years after the surviving characters from the last book get transported to Barracuda. the main character is a man named Leslie Greywud a scavenger that was picked up by the Russians. after a while of being imprisoned he decides to break out with the help… Read More

Reads: 130

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Jacob, a fifteen year old boy slowly gains supernatural powers from a Toxic Waste spill. On the way he meets vampires, other supernatural beings, and many more surprises. Read More

Poem / Horror

November 03, 2012

Reads: 111

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Be careful what you drink... Read More
Dont give a damn what people say Read More

Tags: murder, damn, toxic, beg, steal

Reads: 1222

Comments: 8

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

"This Air We Breathe" it's about a relationship that doesn't work out. You want to run away from that person, but your inconditional love to them makes it hard for you to run away. I hope you all can relate to it. Read More

Miscellaneous / Poetry

November 19, 2010

Reads: 260

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Dry cure our leaves to use in any shape or form; We are feel good tobacco; Cut, slice, puree, sundry or however you use, Pasta and pizza tasteless without us; We are juicy tomatoes; Read More

Poem / Poetry

June 07, 2010

Reads: 135

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Relationships are for two: One's the shooter, and the Other the target. Read More
This is a poem I worked on during school when I was pissed off because apparently a girl said she thought I was something I wasn't (Stupid, Bossy, think highly of myself, UGH!) So I decided to ignore her and just write this. Sometimes bad people end up inspiring many… Read More
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