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Book / Thrillers

December 04, 2022

Reads: 207

Comments: 4

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The Booksie Classic House

This is a story about my fucked up life and how I deal with all of it. About how I slowly try to resolve all of my problems. Including my trauma, depression, being targeted by the mafia, and struggles in my current relationships. If you want to stay and follow… Read More
madie, a 16 year old girl has an abusive father, discovers something shocking. but she has nobody to tell it to. until jacob, a 21 year old man who was going through a troubling time now, shows up into her life. their bond is impossible to break, until the impossible… Read More

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a divine composition of insanity is a compilation of poetry and personal essays that hold the thoughts and feelings of a not so sound mind. Read More
Today, Karen plays chauffer to a passenger who's confident he's headed to the heavenly riches he's fought so hard for. The bodies he left behind would disagree with him if they could still speak. What flashes through the mind of a tyrant as he meets his end? Read More
When Vincenzo Bernardi's life is flipped upside down by a scarred face and a pair of brown eyes, will he walk away from everything he's been taught for love? come walk in the dark as Vincenzo soon finds the light. Will love prevail? or will Darkness have its way? Read More
revision/series 1. childhood trauma chapter 1. doomed from the start.. Read More

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The Booksie Classic House

It's a world in a far future unbeknownst to the people of our time. A planet in the process of cold death and the war-torn society that still lives on top of it, fighting for every second to live. This is the story of a singular instance out of thousands… Read More

Tags: short, sad, drama, trauma

i wrote this some years ago. while looking through all of my collected writings and moving forward with publishing them, i thought a good place to start would be this song i wrote in high school during a very tough time in my family relations. it is the oldest surviving… Read More
A Memory of a Flightless bird is about a character (bird) for we dont know much about them but what they have given to us. Its read as a sort of letter, from Birds perspective of mental health and their struggle. When reading this You can be Bird, or you… Read More
When fate takes a dump on your life, do you ever wonder about the source or cause? Job's trials were levied upon him by a deity, The fellow herein asked for his and got them, in spades, from a fellow human being. Names are fictional, as are the acts attributed… Read More

Poem / Memoir

July 31, 2022

Reads: 102

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

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The Booksie Classic House

Genesis Hughes just wants things to go back to normal. She wants to go back to college and see her friends but Genesis isn't the same person they met. After too many traumatic experiences she finally broke. Now it was all about putting the pieces back together. But sometimes it's… Read More

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The Fantasy Realm House

Lanis Kyrikonos is weak and he knows it. He's an outcast foreigner carrying the sins of his mother on his back, hopeful for a future in a land that accepts neither weakness or foreigner blood. In the sunbaked south of Bakudralan his final summer dawns and it smells deeply of… Read More
They claimed that becoming an achiever is really difficult. Imagine trying to get to the summit when you're too weak, but you can't because someone is expecting something from you: anything that will make them adore you. Still, there will come a moment when you will be exhausted and left… Read More
Alex is a girl who had to grow up and do life on her own very fast. Her childhood wasn't what anyone would have hoped a child would have. One day she meets a stranger who shows her the truth about who she really is. Now she has to make… Read More
to mourn the loss of an abusive parent, and both future what could have beens. the positive and negative options. dealing with the fear they instilled as a child and worry of their return. Read More

Tags: fear, trauma

Poem / Poetry

June 06, 2022

Reads: 146

Comments: 3

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Reads: 128

Comments: 3

The Booksie Classic House

In this poem, I imagine depression as a hearth - fire and embers - important, dangerous, damaging and illuminating. The lantern is a reference to Diogenes of Sinope/Corinth, who was said to have carried a lantern during the day, claiming he was looking for an honest man. The lantern contains… Read More
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