Ballet stories, books, poems, and more

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The Gillie Shoes Trilogy is a contemporary literature trilogy (three books) consisting of the books: Gillie Shoes (book one), Just A House (book two) and After Time Ended (book three). It is, at it's most basic, a romantic trilogy. If you dig a little deeper, it's about how life is… Read More

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Two strangers pass each other the street. They both have the same urge. Cover is not my own, credit to http://favim.com/image/551060/ Read More

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Inspired by Misty Copeland's accomplishment. Read More

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This is just the first part of a short story I am writing-it is NOT final. I am just posting this to see what you guys think and if you want me to write more. I could turn this into a novel if you guys want. I chose to write… Read More

Book / Humor

March 16, 2014

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Calyx Vega has just bought a dance studio from the inheritance she bought from her Read More
ive said this is a young adult short story, because i think it would make the most sense to young adults. i wrote this not too long ago for a friend of mine as a birthday present, and now im putting it here. its a story about over coming the… Read More

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///AFRIKAANS/// A cute little poem written for a friend so she can have a laugh :) Read More
High in her tower above Bedlam City, prima ballerina Carlissa Sweeting has lived her whole life by her parents' strict rules, never leaving the sparkling, pristine North Side. Until she meets Jay. An artist from the dangerous South Side of town, Jay is like no one Carlissa has ever met—and… Read More
When Abby and Emzy's sixth grade teacher, Mrs. Kevins, give the children "Recess Day", Emzy decides to try a backflip on a trampoline-- only to fall and break her left ankle. Not only is poor Emzy stuck wearing a cast or sitting in a wheelchair for six weeks, she can't… Read More

Short Story / Memoir

November 25, 2013

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A dancer has many ways of performing, but even more ways of tricking themselves. Read More

Book / Romance

October 11, 2013

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Black Phantom is an up and rising new band, and in order to climb up the steep competition to hit the major charts, Darrell has to come up with new ideas for their next album. Stuck with a block, Darrell finds himself trying to find that inspiration back. With the… Read More

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A prequel to "Fear of Flying" by Sarah365. (http://www.booksie.com/young_adult/short_story/sarahh365/fear-of-flying) Carissa finds out just how much dancing means to her. Read More

Poem / Poetry

June 13, 2013

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This is a piece inspired by Tretchikoff's "Dying Swan". Read More

Poem / Poetry

May 13, 2013

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A BALLET DANCER AND HER LIFE Read More

Tags: dancer, ballet

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She is a talented and cruel ballerina. The ambitions have clouded her eyes until a fairy punish her turning her into a tree...until she make the confession of that night. Read More

Poem / Poetry

August 29, 2012

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The adventures of a single ballerina. Read More

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The ballet in words of rhyme Read More
Colton was the WORLDS most sought after teenage ballerina. She was constantly shattering records. She was the worlds greatest ballerina. But when an accident strikes and kills her passion for dance, she leaves. Jason is a ballet teacher and choreographer. Nothing special besides that he trained the world's most sought… Read More

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Expanded story from a short story I did. Another attempt at Nanowrimo that did not finish. The tale of a young dancer finding her way in life. *Update* I know some of you might not care, but if you're wondering what music is being used, I have a playlist I… Read More

Book / Romance

May 31, 2012

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Jenna is an aspired dancer who wants to be the top dancer, but will she be taken by a new dancer. He can show her things that she never saw as a serious dancer Read More

Tags: teen, romance, ballet

"i've always been in extreme like with Reese but one i get him things are swirling down into conditions i cant control." after walking into her her best friends brutal crime scene Sonnet runs away with the "bad boy" Reese as a way to cope with her loss. Read More

Poem / Poetry

May 10, 2012

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This is a piece I wrote about a ballerina who wants to be able to jump higher in her dance. She begins dieting and it spirals way out of control until... she can't jump at all. Read More

Poem / Poetry

April 10, 2012

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Comments: 13

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The Artsie: (RE)Emagined Booksie House

This is a favorite poem of mine. It is not my best, but it is my favorite. I wrote it when I was 23...I modified it because I still haven't danced. Read More
Layne is a mute, he lives at an orphanage where the other kids tease him. The only friends he has are music and books, until he meets Emily. A great friendship soon becomes so much more. Read "Freak: Layne's story" and see what happens. Read More

Book / Young Adult

March 22, 2012

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Trust? I don't trust. Not in you, or someone else. Or even myself. Because once you trust someone, they can hurt you. And for me, they always do.They try to break me in any way they can. I won't let them. Not yet. Because they don't know that I can… Read More
A short story I wrote for English class. It's a very short story, only two pages, which has a big twist at the end. I guess you could describe it as a 'physiological' book. It's quite sad. Read More

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This is the story of Raina, a young girl starting High School. Raina soon discovers love, with the help of her oh-so-involved friends. But, thanks to them, everything turns out wonderfully. While all this is happening, Raina and her friends go through difficult times, and realie just how much they… Read More

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This story is about a girl who does ballet and is tutored by the instructor's daughter and then she grows up to be a young lady who sells her soul to the devil in order to become a ballerina captive. This young lady loses her true heart. Then she dies… Read More

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