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The book is done ... well, almost. What about an Acknowledgment page--thanking those who got you to your finished pages? A common question I get asked is HOW do I write an Acknowledgment page? WHO do I thank and single out? WHERE should I place it in my book?… Read More

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Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

After a fellow author decided to insult my integrity, I took some time to bite back. Read More

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The Booksie Classic House

Okay, so the title is pretty self explanatory but I'll be a little specific. You know those moments where you're dying to write? Problem is, you've hit a brick wall in your book that you can't seem to tear down. So what do us writers do? We sit and try… Read More
As you know if you read my news, today I will be talking about stories authors on Booksie how written. Today is Ziva Renee with her story "The Unperfect Life." Read More
A brutally truthful interpretation of a drawn out but telling two-minute interaction between an unassuming companion and two sisters who cannot seem to get along Read More

Poem / Humor

June 26, 2017

Reads: 30

Comments: 2

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

Literally! Read More

Tags: poetry, author

Reads: 58

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A re-occurring dream of looking for a book that can't be found Read More

Tags: future, author

In The Land of No Return, John experiences how it is like in the land of the dead. After experiencing death, he is transferred to the Land of No Return . John soon discovers the Lords of the realm are planning to destroy the Earth after exterminating the living. Soon… Read More

Tags: the, author

Reads: 80

Comments: 7

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

The protagonist is a writer on holiday looking for characters for a story. The narrative charts his progress and the surprising results. Read More
Why does writer, Philip C. Dark keep seeing ghosts from his past? Read More
For seven years Lenny Fletcher has taunted and teased DI George Parker. Things, however, are changing. Read More
River's mom just published her first book after years of writing. However, once River begins reading it, she realizes that the book lacks the morals that she expected from her mom. River is determined to show people the difference between right and wrong. She begins learning about God. Unexpectantly though,… Read More

Short Story / Romance

November 12, 2016

Reads: 119

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

This is a short story about a woman who finally finds love to lose him the very night they are married and remembers his last kiss. Read More

Short Story / Other

May 01, 2016

Reads: 261

Comments: 8

Shelves: 3

The Contently Deranged Travelers House

The protagonist gets into hot water when he inadvertently takes a picure off the internet to go with his story. This is a true story, more or less Read More

Reads: 298

Comments: 9

Shelves: 3

The Review Chain House

Its the Story of those who are roaming everywhere in the search of Glory Read More

Tags: regret, limbo, author

A quick survey about a new writing site called Journalister, where author's get paid a portion of the ad revenue they generate. Read More

Reads: 203

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

I am submitting an excerpt from my novel "The Awakening of Myra Thomas." now out on Amazon.com and Kindle.com Read More

Poem / Poetry

September 01, 2015

Reads: 184

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Just a short poem. People write, some in an effort not to be forgotten, and they are never lost. As is the beauty of books. Read More
A guidebook for every woman and mother seeking self improvement or change. For those learning to love themselves or rediscover their identity. Woman First Mother Second is filled with real experiences, tips and tools to be a happy, healthy and successful woman. Read More
A candid summary and review of the merits to author JDK's self proclaimed story of "alright quality". Read More

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The Booksie Classic House

Dedicated to Christopher Lee who died on June 7, 2015. Read More
When I read quality in a man's work, I decided I wanted to know a little more about him... Here's an Interview with a talented STAR... I'm sure that all of you could have similar interviews, the only question on my mind is; "Who would take all the time to… Read More

Book / Memoir

February 28, 2015

Reads: 168

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A panorama of an entire generation is found in Gil humorist memoirs A Walk Back Home. Award winning artist Gil Garcia set his paintbrush aside five years ago to write of his childhood. He paints a humorous picture of life as it was growing up in the 1940s and early… Read More

Poem / Poetry

February 24, 2015

Reads: 85

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

a short poem written written late last night, inspired by a thought of someone i should not be thinking of. Read More
Ivy (aka Abby Floyd) has vowed to remain an anonymous Christian writer in order to give all glory to God. It is better that way since she also writes about mental illness. But it is certainly hard to stay anonymous when people ask such personal questions. Read More

Reads: 128

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Why be so afraid when darkness falls? Read More

Short Story / Poetry

November 23, 2014

Reads: 155

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

His eyes showed intensity, Their heat them transmitted tender confidence, His gaze was carrying a large luggage. Read More

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Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Hand wrapped the hair pulling it, causing it to open his mouth, panting drop a groan opening a beautiful smile bastard. While the sound of the slap in the ass did time with her moan through the air. Read More
Claire does not believe that depression is real. But then her favorite Christian author is found dead from suicide. Maybe there is more to mental illness than she originally thought. Read More
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