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Featured Review by moa rider

"These days people wear titles as a badge of honour, but it's not new. A mate who was in a timber cruising team (that's a team that assess the am..." Read More

They shunned me and rightly so. I was spiteful. But they didn't see the cause of my spite. Read More

Tags: the, vanity, of, throng

World mythology is full of enchanted items but what would happen if they fall into the wrong hands? Do you believe in the power of objects? Read More
DENIAL is often used as a psychological defense mechanism postulated by psychoanalyst Sigmund Freud, in which a person is faced with a fact that is too uncomfortable to accept and rejects it instead, insisting that it is not true despite what may be overwhelming evidence. Read More

Featured Review by Bert Broomberg

"A truly great poem." Read More

Lavender nothing more than a beautiful flower with a lovely fragrance. Vanity nothing more than a mirror of arrogance. Silence oh sweet dark blissful silence. These three have nothing in common, well not unless you look for it. Blair Robinson a 17 year old British teenage girl going through daily… Read More

Reads: 607

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Finally love me for me... Read More

Poem / Other

October 26, 2016

Reads: 681

Comments: 7

The Booksie Classic House

It seems to me that some people are being seriously misled by their mirrors. Read More

Poem / Poetry

September 17, 2016

Reads: 514

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Sometimes there's the feeling of being empty, all around a nicely polished shell to hide the void, until you can't bear it anymore... Read More
The act we pull on for society can all to often become a hard shell, impenetrable to even those who love us most Read More
The subject of Vanity. Read More

Tags: vanity

Rewrite of: An expression of a personnel viewpoint, via a poem. Read More

Tags: hate, vanity, wind, solomon

When life is considered from an eternal perspective, all of the insignificant worries of life melt away. Read More
A woman wants to have plastic surgery, but can she trust the surgeon? Read More
El club quiere renovarse y contrata a una bailarina nueva, es Vanity la sensación de la noche. Una mujer de escándalo: joven y guapa. Parece que el local se anima. Pero detrás hay otras historias. Read More

Reads: 270

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Beauty has its faults. Read More

Tags: poem, beauty, vanity, sun, fault

Reads: 850

Comments: 3

The Booksie Classic House

*NOTE: If you are not familiar with the story of Pandora's Box, I suggest you look it up on the internet before reading* This is my second draft for my English coursework. Hopefully there won't be any spelling mistakes or grammatical errors, but if there are, please point them out.… Read More
This is a happy story. It's a the story of a teenage girl picking up her pieces one shred at a time. Her friend Ana embodies vanity and recklessness and lives feverishly close always beckoning to go farther into the darkness than she is willing to go. This girl is… Read More
This is a collection of essays that are themed around the seven deadly sins with a open minded definition at the end of each. They have no names with them, but I can assure you I've been working on them long enough to know that they are true in content.… Read More

Poem / Non-Fiction

October 21, 2013

Reads: 589

Comments: 2

The Booksie Classic House

I was out of my mind. Read More
always try to be compassionate and understanding and not be judgemental and always eager to help anyone who wants help. But if they are totally unwilling to be open minded and fail to see their flawed thinking. then it's time to say adios Read More
This is a true story about a dream of a person. "I know someone will do something bad to you." Suddenly, I feel somebody is brisk walking behind me. And I see the whole world around me become black. "Because now, everything is gone." Read More
This is a poem about how I feel toward those that plagiarize my hard work. Read More
Vanity is not just glitz and glamour. It can also be the destruction of one's innocence and the inevitable demise of a life. Read More

Poem / Poetry

December 14, 2012

Reads: 744

Comments: 30

The Booksie Classic House

I don't really have a moral behind this one! Normally I pick an emotion! I would call this my struggle of life, the search for answers and what I have learn't! I guess the moral is being a truth seeker will only ever end in you knowing less truth! Anyway… Read More
It didn't take the seven witches of the fourth floor long to find their next victim, it was just their luck he'd spotted them first. Read More
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