Athlete stories, books, poems, and more

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Poem / Poetry

April 02, 2017

Reads: 50

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Professional athletes are over paid. This poem shows how other people could use their money. Read More
Why high school students should be involved in multiple sports int heir high school careers. Read More

Short Story / Romance

December 06, 2016

Reads: 77

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Jack is a 16-year-old teenager who is forced to move to a new part of England when his father is transferred from the north to the south. The story tells how he falls in love with a girl at his new school. The challenges he finds in the sports he… Read More

Reads: 242

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Futuristic story: Life is going well for almost-17-year-old Autumn. She started track early spring, and meets many friends. Her 18-year-old track and cross country coach shows an interest in her, and Autumn can't help but notice. However, her older brother begins to dig into their city's past, and discovers deep… Read More

Poem / Other

January 15, 2014

Reads: 94

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Did he or didn't he? I don't know. Read More

Reads: 279

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

This is the story of my journey through my nine knee surgeries. It talks about acceptance, the process, and how to survive with a career ending injury. Read More

Reads: 103

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

This is a one paragraph story, so it'll be pretty self explanatory. One paragraph story #1 Read More

Reads: 113

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

I tried something different with the tone and structure for some variety. I need to explore more kinds of poems to get my feet wet. Since I and my kids were athletes, I figured this change should come from some knowledge on the subject. Read More

Book / Sports

August 31, 2012

Reads: 192

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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Steph feels like her life is going down the drain. Everything is just going wrong. Will moving to a town in the middle of nowhere make things worse? Or will it give her fire in the belly? Read More
Peony Olson's best friend is Mackenzie Woods, the only Quarterback for the Mount Preston Panthers' football team. At the start of their senior year of high school, things are looking good. Woods' chances at State are high as long as he can stay healthy throughout the season. Peony does all… Read More

Reads: 144

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Poem about a teenager who is the simply "average" middle child in a family of overachievers and how she feels about the dwindling attention her mother gives her. Read More

Reads: 166

Comments: 5

Shelves: 1

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It's difficult knowing who to trust.Even harder with your new friends. My best friend tried to kill me Yet I still trust her. Taylor Davis has become infatuated with Gabrielle Monet. A predictably explosive reaction occurs when Gabrielle starts dating an MBA a star and Taylor has to compete for… Read More

Book / Gay and Lesbian

January 02, 2011

Reads: 441

Comments: 6

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

South African bilateral amputee athlete, Keegan Mansfield,has supressed his homosexuality until he meets the mysterious Alex Meyer, guitar player, but there is more to Alex than meets the eye. The plot thickens with intrigue, suspense, and a gay, but rather strange romance. Read More
A lady visits the doctor with her husband to show the reports when she realises that she has a surprise waiting for her. Read More

Poem / Poetry

December 27, 2008

Reads: 255

Comments: 6

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

All girls want to find love. But do we deserve it? Read More

Reads: 1916

Comments: 160

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

This Epitaph posting is intended to be funny, humorous and ironic. A wasted life? You decide. Enjoy. Read More

Poem / Poetry

May 14, 2008

Reads: 193

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A boy who's dream is shattered must face the truth... Read More
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