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A Drop Of Moon

By Kisstherain  (booksie.com)

The poem is a tanka which is a type of poetry originated from Japan like the popular haiku. The syllables are 5, 7, 5, 7, 7. It's my first tanka and I hope it's alright!

Poetry | Updated Oct 6, 2009 | Reads: 1 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 3
Tags: Droplet,Moon,Tanka,Japanese,Poetry


Secondhand Memories

By Takatsu  (booksie.com)

A simple story about a high school love. One suddenly loses their memory. A story about the true meaning of love, sacrifice, friendship and pain... 220 chapters up on textnovel.com and other sites. Trying to upload onto booksie now!! Thanks to Miki for helping with this! =) Check out...

Novel | Updated Aug 25, 2009 | Reads: 5 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 3
Tags: Secondhand,Memories,Trailer,Textnovel,Cell,Phone,Novel,Author,Anime,Japanese,Drama,Love,Story,Romance,Young,Adult


A Fortunate Misfortune

By Ianjohnson  (booksie.com)

In feudal Japan there was constant war. The shogunate desired complete control, and assassination was considered an acceptable way for the shogun to resolve his problems. The ninja were the perfect fit for such missions, and soon they were a respected part of feudal warfare.

Short Story | Updated Jul 28, 2009 | Reads: 2 | Comments: 3 | Likes: 5
Tags: Ninjas,Samurai,Castles,Battle,Assassination,Shogun,Japanese,Sword,Fighting,Death,Warfare


Gray, The Perfect World Of Gray (Act.1)

By Snail  (booksie.com)

I'm waiting for the comments of my first story; 'April in Tokyo'. So, i decide to make this fantasy story, actually it has romance in it, but nevermind. Give me an honest comment, ur comment is inspiration for me. Thnx

Novel | Updated Jul 20, 2009 | Reads: 0 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Fantasy,Cronyx,Gray,Gerard,Orphan,Japanese


By Ichi Clairvoyance  (booksie.com)

Amaterasu Xianghua (Ammy) and her friends hear about the apocalypse and wonder if it's true. Ammy meets a mysterious man who calls himself Pierrce who saves her from danger, showing up at times of trouble for the other characters. A terrifying meeting with a group of deadly enemies is the...

Novel | Updated Mar 5, 2009 | Reads: 1 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 2
Tags: Ammy,Amaterasu,Japanese,Apocalypse,Religion,Demons,Death,End,Last,Final,Athiest

An Introduction To The Japanese Language

By Annemarie  (booksie.com)

This article is a quick introduction to the Japanese Language.

Article | Updated Mar 4, 2009 | Reads: 3 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Japanese,Reading,Writing,Kanji,Katakana,Hiragana


By Ichi Clairvoyance  (booksie.com)

Gothic [goth - ik] adj. - (usually initial capital letter) noting or pertaining to a style of architecture, originating in France in the middle of the 12th century and existing in the western half of Europe through the middle of the 16th century, characterized by the use of the pointed arch and...

Novel | Updated Dec 20, 2008 | Reads: 1 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Gothic,Demon,Fantasy,Adventure,Vampire,Naga,Japanese,Action,Trust



By 122333mexicanpeanut122333  (booksie.com)

Tanka's are similiar to Haiku's but the style is; Bla bla bla bla bla Bla bla bla bla bla bla bla bla bla bla bla bla bla bla bla bla bla bla bla bla bla bla bla bla bla bla

Poetry | Updated Dec 7, 2008 | Reads: 1 | Comments: 2 | Likes: 3
Tags: Tanka,Haiku,Poems,Nature,Japanese,Poetry


Haiku Festival

By 122333mexicanpeanut122333  (booksie.com)

I'm sorry! I have offended plenty of Japanese traditional Haiku...ists. Please forgive meeeee!

Poetry | Updated Dec 7, 2008 | Reads: 0 | Comments: 3 | Likes: 2
Tags: They,Suck,Haiku,Japanese,Poetry,Collection

Exchange Student

By Kattx3  (booksie.com)

Read it~.. Truth is, I have to think of one still [x!

Novel | Updated Dec 4, 2008 | Reads: 4 | Comments: 2 | Likes: 2
Tags: Romance,Akira,Aki,Kazuo,Takahashi,Exchange,Student,Japan,Promise,German,Japanese


World War II; The Home Front

By Scatterbrain  (booksie.com)

An article about World wWar II and the Home Front...

Article | Updated Jul 11, 2008 | Reads: 2 | Comments: 7 | Likes: 5
Tags: War,Veterans,Soldiers,Home,Comings,Japanese,German,Italian,America,Congress,President

Blood On Their Hands

By Shortyatheart  (booksie.com)

After reading a book called The Picture Bride i wrote this poem for all the japanese that were hurt during a war they had no part in. To them they were americans.

Poetry | Updated Jun 6, 2008 | Reads: 1 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 2
Tags: War,Pearl,Harbor,Japanese,Fight,Soldiers,Death,Honor

Remember Pearl Harbour

By Mystica  (booksie.com)

A creepy story about the day before the attack on Pearl Harbour. I heard this vague story somewhere and it was said to be true. I gave it my own spin and new characters but this general story is some sort of Urban Legend.

Short Story | Updated Apr 15, 2007 | Reads: 81 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 1
Tags: Pearl,Harbor,Harbour,Japanese,World,War,Two,2,Ii


May Flowers

By Bitter Irony  (booksie.com)

Visiting a place no one wants to go on a bright May morning. A tanka sequence.

Poetry | Updated Mar 3, 2007 | Reads: 33 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 3
Tags: Tanka,Japanese,Poetry,Haiku,Flowers,Remembering



By Bitter Irony  (booksie.com)

Tanka is a classic Japanese form, with a syllable pattern of 5-7-5-7-7. Even if you don't enjoy poetry, I promise you'll enjoy these! I plan to enter some of these in a Tanka competition, so please leave a comment voting for your favorite!

Poetry | Updated Jan 30, 2007 | Reads: 5606 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 5
Tags: Nature,Haiku,Tanka,Japanese,Life,Passages,Poetry

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