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Home Is Where The Heart Is

By Flaxx15  (booksie.com)

It was about mid afternoon on a sunny August day; the Thorne family was laughing over a joke Peter just told. All of the sudden painted men,  riding on  pinto horses came charging through the towering grass towards the wagon. Jetta’s heart skipped a beat. What did these Indians...

Book | Updated May 30, 2014 | Reads: 14 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Pioneer,Old,Fashioned,Orphan,Indians,Romance,The,Christian,Way,Horses,Trains,Heartache,Happiness,Sickness,Health

james_edgar_cooper

Treat A Lady With Respect

By James Edgar Cooper  (booksie.com)

I used to love how years ago, men would tip their hats to ladies in the street, how they'd hold a door open for a lady and let them through first, how they would walk a lady home on a dark and cold night to make sure that they got home safe and sound. Now however, I feel that the concept of...

Poetry | Updated Jan 30, 2014 | Reads: 30 | Comments: 9 | Likes: 12
Tags: Respect,Politeness,Courtesy,Honesty,Gentleman,Caring,Old,Fashioned

Coastal Changes

By Jack Angus Golightly  (booksie.com)

For North Shields locals, or simply anyone in a Town with its quirks.

Poetry | Updated Dec 11, 2013 | Reads: 6 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Old,Fashioned,Town,John,Cooper,Clarke,Inspired,British,Neds,Chavs,Scum,Fear,Pubs,Violence

miri_fern

The Prince Of Logic

By Miri Fern  (booksie.com)

"Mr. Triponov straightened, and raised the hose, rinsing off the soap. Just as he lifted his arm, he felt a strange sensation--the hairs on the back of his neck prickled, and he felt as though he were being watched. His expression carefully unchanged, he looked to his left. On top of the stone...

Short Story | Updated Oct 13, 2013 | Reads: 78 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Potato,Old,Man,Young,Girl,Love,Age,Number,Weird,Not,Normal,Reruns,Fashioned,The,Who,Are,You?

Three Tables Down

By Hline  (booksie.com)

slice of life

Short Story | Updated Mar 22, 2013 | Reads: 2 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 1
Tags: Short,Old,Fashioned,Read

pr0tected

Love Is A Funny Thing

By Pr0tected  (booksie.com)

John reflects back on his life with his beloved wife Flo who sadly passed away many years ago. He tells the story of their love and how it started to his granddaughter Lilly.

Book | Updated Mar 9, 2013 | Reads: 8 | Comments: 2 | Likes: 2
Tags: Love,Funny,Couple,Romance,Old,Fashioned

English GCSE Draft- Toy Shop Description

By Phameno  (booksie.com)

For GCSE, I have to write a piece of Descriptive writing about a Toy Shop; This will be a rough draft. Feel free to comment on how I can improve. (My Exam will be about 2 days after This is published so- HURRY WITH THE COMMENTS) In the Exam, I'm not aloud to use any notes, my book, a thesaurus...

Essay | Updated Sep 23, 2012 | Reads: 2286 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 2
Tags: Toy,Store,Exam,Gcse,Draft,Old,Fashioned

kristen45

A Day Of Simplicity

By Kristen45  (booksie.com)

Sylvia is waiting for her day of opportunity to come; will it be today?

Short Story | Updated Sep 23, 2012 | Reads: 3 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 2
Tags: Literary,Fiction,Thoughtful,Pondering,Opportunity,Possibility,Sylvia,Slow,Ambling,Old,Fashioned

m387

Mrs. Danvers To Rebecca Monologue

By M387  (booksie.com)

Inspired from the book "Rebecca" by Daphne du Maurier. A monologue from the perspective of the servant Mrs. Danvers' ghost to Rebecca, her dark, beloved mistress. Originally an English essay.

Poetry | Updated Sep 21, 2012 | Reads: 74 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 0
Tags: Monologue,Rebecca,Manderley,Poetry,Old,Fashioned

Warlock (part 1)

By Tizavi  (booksie.com)

Dare, at least that's what he's called, grew up knowing that he was odd and going with it. He didn't care one bit about what people thought of him. Besides being different personality-wise and style-wise Dare doesn't think that he's different any other way. Until one night when his life changes.

Short Story | Updated Jun 22, 2012 | Reads: 2 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 0
Tags: Science,Fiction,Warlocks,Magic,Old,Fashioned,Orphan,Red,Head,Eyes,Dare,Intellect,Bisexual,Dead,Death,Boots,Assassin,Witchcraft,Stones,Rocks

Let The Story Begin

By Tizavi  (booksie.com)

I'm sorry but I have no title for this story yet. It isn't finished but this is what I have so far. Let's call it chapter one. It's hard to describe for me and I'm not very good at summaries so you have to read it to understand it.

Short Story | Updated Jun 3, 2012 | Reads: 1 | Comments: 2 | Likes: 2
Tags: Fantasy,Realities,Electronics,Tesla,Kings,Kingdom,Old,Fashioned,Tags,Spiky,City,Village,Short,Story,Redhead,Silence,Scientist,Researcher,Anonymous

THE RED BRICK ROAD (patspoems)

By Patspoems  (booksie.com)

Childrens story with a twist

Short Story | Updated May 2, 2011 | Reads: 4 | Comments: 3 | Likes: 4
Tags: Farm,Animals,Mystery,Red,Path,Cottage,Old,Fashioned,Girl

dallas_barnes

Ode To Horses

By Dallas Barnes  (booksie.com)

My obvious love for horses.

Poetry | Updated Aug 4, 2010 | Reads: 283 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Horse,Horses,Pony,Ponies,Ode,To,Pets,Animals,Love,Beauty,Wonder,Grand,Majestic,Favorite,Animal,Friend,Own,Pet,Poem

spacepirate

The Shadows Of A Sun God

By Spacepirate  (booksie.com)

Ok. This poem is a bit odd, in the style it's been written in. A school project, to write it in a very old-fashioned way, and it's sort of worked. I dunno.

Poetry | Updated Nov 27, 2009 | Reads: 0 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Shadows,Sun,God,Light,Dark,Old,Fashioned,Nature,The,One

jewlzrm

The Demon's Kiss

By Jewlzrm  (booksie.com)

This is a story about the forbidden love between a vampire and a werewolf in old london. Fallon has always felt different, but until she met Conrad she never knew exactly how different. How does her father leaving play a part? And what of her sister's? read to find out what happens!

Novel | Updated Jul 14, 2009 | Reads: 4 | Comments: 6 | Likes: 5
Tags: Forbidden,Love,Werewolves,Vampires,Family,London,Rich,Poor,Old,Fashioned,Soul,Mates

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