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By Vintagewritergirl  (booksie.com)

It tells the story of several generations of the Alvey family, and the childhoods, hearbreak, memories, family life, and whisperings that make up American life. Children grow up and people die, but it's mainly a homely read meant for comfort. The name "Portraits" is a temporary name, by the...

Novel | Updated Apr 6, 2008 | Reads: 1 | Comments: 3 | Likes: 5
Tags: Family,Friends,Love,History,Growing,Up

The Ballad Of Old Clonbroney

By Tomasocarthaigh  (booksie.com)

A The Ballad of Old Clonbroney One night dark walking along A lane onto its end, A neighbour walked up to a house To call upon a friend. The neighbour was new, his friends wife too Had arrived not long ago, And friendship new as neighbours do They called on one another each other to...

Poetry | Updated Apr 5, 2008 | Reads: 46 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 1
Tags: Longford,Ghost,Ireland,Headless,Horseman,Mill,Ballinalee,Carty,Carthaigh,Tale,Family


And Along Came A Word...

By Kitty08  (booksie.com)

DON'T throw everyone out of the picture cause you like some one. TAKE MY ADVICE DON'T...in the end it'll hurt you really badly *sniff* really really badly

Poetry | Updated Apr 5, 2008 | Reads: 0 | Comments: 4 | Likes: 5
Tags: Love,Hurt,Lost,Friends,Family


One Question

By Egardnilb  (booksie.com)

This is about one mans struggle to find what is missing from his seemingly perfect life. I just sat down and typed this in a couple of hours, not much thought here just another little story I made up.

Short Story | Updated Apr 2, 2008 | Reads: 1 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 2
Tags: One,Question,Troubled,Family,Man

Eyes Opened

By Jak Sylvian  (booksie.com)

A short story of the struggles of conscience we experience from time to time.

Short Story | Updated Apr 1, 2008 | Reads: 1 | Comments: 4 | Likes: 6
Tags: Love,Family,Christianity


For My Mum

By Nixie  (booksie.com)

For my mum, because I see her for all the things she doesn't.

Poetry | Updated Mar 31, 2008 | Reads: 2 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 8
Tags: Mum,Daughter,Love,Family


Its Only Life...Sort Of

By Winterlycool  (booksie.com)

Callie Matthews isn't content with her life. She has to deal with living in a small town, which spells 'No Life' already and then the preppy, painful dumb cheerleaders at school along with the perverted boys who all make bets on who can get Callie to go out with them. She thinks it is utterly...

Novel | Updated Mar 31, 2008 | Reads: 1 | Comments: 4 | Likes: 4
Tags: Supernatural,Boys,Romance,High,School,Destiny,Winterlycool,Fantasy,It's,Only,Life,Sort,Of,Music,Family,Losses,Friendship,Loosing,Friends,Small


How Much I Miss You

By Xbrokenheartedx  (booksie.com)

This is for my grandpa, because I miss him so much

Poetry | Updated Mar 31, 2008 | Reads: 39 | Comments: 12 | Likes: 39
Tags: Grandpa,Family,Love,Friends,Dead,Tears,Cry,Heart,Alone


The Hunters

By Rayne  (booksie.com)

Hello, I'm Amy. I was once part of the most powerful vampire hunting clan in the world. That is, until the day I was turned into a vampire. And the first thing any Hunter is trained to do is kill any vampire, who ever it may be, on sight. So now, I can't co back to my family, I absolutly hate...

Novel | Updated Mar 29, 2008 | Reads: 1 | Comments: 7 | Likes: 10
Tags: Vampire,Hunter,Sad,Love,Hate,Family,Friends

Never Forget It

By Aanimalluver  (booksie.com)

a slightly different version of my previous poem "Never Forget Them," but about the Holocaust, instead

Poetry | Updated Mar 27, 2008 | Reads: 1 | Comments: 2 | Likes: 3
Tags: Holocaust,Forget,Never,Family,Goodbye,Death,Die,Dead,Germany


By Kentero  (booksie.com)

Memories of your dog!

Poetry | Updated Mar 26, 2008 | Reads: 1 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 1
Tags: Love,Family,Dog,Unconditional,Love!


Business With The Secretary

By Twistedplight  (booksie.com)

Something I came by from watching movies having the same theme...I give credit to Angelo Suarez

Poetry | Updated Mar 26, 2008 | Reads: 7 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 0
Tags: Lust,Affair,Family,Relationships

"Country Places"

By Lowrypei  (booksie.com)

A memoir about the houses my mother lived in (or all the ones I personally knew), which is ultimately about a place and time (Midwest, midcentury), and about my relationship with her, obliquely stated. Appeared in Southwest Review, 1993.

Essay | Updated Mar 21, 2008 | Reads: 1 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Family,Small,Town,Life,1950s,Kansas,Missouri


Dad By A.W.

By Anne Westlund  (booksie.com)

This is just a poem about my Dad, when he was among us.

Poetry | Updated Mar 19, 2008 | Reads: 0 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Dad,Family,Jazz,Crazy,Ode

Talking About The 3Ps

By Stevem  (booksie.com)

Looking back on our first child's potty training experiences.

Short Story | Updated Mar 18, 2008 | Reads: 1 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Humor,Family Humor

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