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Poem / Other

November 04, 2017

Reads: 14

Comments: 3

Shelves: 3

The Booksie Classic House

Inspired by Jaylisbeth's poem "The Woman in the Mirror"... Read More

Tags: woman, weight, skinny

Short Story / Humor

September 10, 2017

Reads: 90

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

This was written many years ago for my wife's Slimming Club, when she was expecting our second son. (I've taken the view that although it is technically a poem, it is not 'serious' and is probably a better fit for this 'short story' category.) Read More

Reads: 73

Comments: 8

Shelves: 2

The Vintage Publishing House

I wrote this back in November of 2009, I was struggling with my self-image and to this day I somewhat do. Read More

Reads: 137

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

This thin man can't get fat, until(???). Read More

Tags: man, women, thin, weight

Poem / Poetry

February 22, 2016

Reads: 95

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

taken from my book, "Interstate Freedom" Read More

Reads: 146

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Numbers play a big part in pressuring kids to be perfect. Read More

Essay / Other

February 05, 2015

Reads: 1006

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

In the mid-eighties, snow-thrower manufacturing firm Toro, launched a promotion where purchasers of snow blower could refund a part of their purchase in the event that the next winter was characterized by modest snowfalls. The amount of money that was refunded was related to the amounts of snowfall thus putting… Read More

Reads: 119

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A story about one girl striving for perfection. Read More
This paper will explore the movie “Requiem for a Dream,” and an addiction to methamphetamines. It will identify the substance and give a brief description of its effects and danger to society. Classification of the drug will be discussed, and general concerns about withdraw symptoms. Also, the frequency of drug… Read More
Free writing: Due to a thought. I came up with this. Read More

Poem / Poetry

June 03, 2014

Reads: 139

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

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anorexia Read More

Poem / Poetry

April 20, 2014

Reads: 426

Comments: 38

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

She just wants to fit in... **originally called 'Fitting In', but it's already taken. I'll probably change it soon Read More
Stephen has admired Samantha for years. The time has come to make her his-one way or the other. Read More

Poem / Poetry

October 20, 2013

Reads: 92

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Time leaving us. Read More

Reads: 254

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Struggle to create the perfect self with too many medications ends up ruining the body Read More
This is a short story about a girl named Sky who has a problem of wanting to lose weight. Her whole life revolves around her weight because one person called her fat. Let me know what you think. Thanks Read More

Poem / Poetry

June 08, 2013

Reads: 117

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Lexicon Literary endeavor Alpha Beta Savoring Tastes made suiltable fruitlike Consistancy SugarCane Sweet for the Chosen Known few who adore the exploratory factor at Hand with Pen notations equating the Nexus of Skill Balance Scaled weight waiting for delivery Bill of Lading Stating Linguistically Logistically who, what when, where words… Read More

Poem / Poetry

April 03, 2013

Reads: 116

Comments: 4

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

We live in a society where everything's about looks. Just let me contradict that. Read More

Reads: 177

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

It sucks when you lose the motivation to exercise! Read More

Reads: 196

Comments: 3

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

It's an older poem about abuse (emotional) and unrequited feelings. hence the title heroin, because it's abuse emotionally and it shares no feelings for you that you have for it. Read please? Comment even? Thank you in advance! *poem is actually titled Heroin* Read More

Poem / Poetry

December 12, 2012

Reads: 130

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

BE YOUR SELF!!!! Read More

Reads: 184

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Michelle takes issue with Delaware’s superficiality, The Donahues hire a maid, Ryan's band prepares for its first show and Oliver makes big plans with Kyle Read More

Reads: 116

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

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Kind of explains itself. Read More

Book / Non-Fiction

October 16, 2012

Reads: 111

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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story of weight loss Read More

Poem / Poetry

October 02, 2012

Reads: 90

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

the urge to skinny dip Read More

Reads: 286

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

This article is an overview to a forthcoming paper on the problem of western societies growing weight problem as measured by the Body Mass Index (BMI). Data is taken from the OECD, WHO, and the Australian Bureau of Statistics in the aim to provide further evidence of the causal nature… Read More

Reads: 94

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

I think this is quite emotive and personal...the second piece I've written in a long time. Enjoy! Read More
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