Bar stories, books, poems, and more

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Comments: 4

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The Booksie Classic House

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The Booksie Classic House

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Just another day at the bar. I think. Read More

Tags: scary, murder, evil, devil, bar

first time writing. Read More

Reads: 131

Comments: 6

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The Booksie Classic House

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Tags: stranger, bar, pick-up

Reads: 115

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A quick look at a few older men and a night-ship gathering at the local bar. The topic is different tonight. --- I wrote this some time back, but it seems more relative to today. --- Also, I couldn't find it under it's original title, so I doubt that I… Read More
A story about Male bonding, friendship and a good bar fight Read More

Reads: 129

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Watching these professional high jumpers is really great. All the different styles. My poem. Read More
Two strangers share their life stories and past relationships only to discover that they are polar opposites. Read More
Some things just happen, other things are sprung on us. This is a story about sprung-ing. Read More

Tags: talk, beer, bar, pool

Short Story / Other

September 03, 2019

Reads: 189

Comments: 2

The Booksie Classic House

Not sure what this story is about, somehow it just doesn't add up. --- Or does it? Try it and see. Read More

Reads: 180

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The Booksie Classic House

The year is 2030, a mouse shaped vehicle is traveling on a freeway heading into the most crime riddled area of Los Angeles, California. Who is in the vehicle and where are they going? Read More

Tags: la, bar, spy, vehicle, 2013

A man explains the gay world. There are different categories of men and even more so, six different categories of "obeservers", a special sub-category.... Please, don´t take that seriously!!!! Read More

Reads: 187

Comments: 2

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The Booksie Classic House

This is the story-line I had hoped for, for the 200 word Flash-Fiction Contest, but it just wouldn't condense into 200 words. So I gave up and changed things. Hope it is enjoyable. Read More

Tags: women, fun, work, bar

Reads: 203

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A poem about the time I was kicked out of my favorite bar. The time where I hit rock bottom. (Explanation at the end of poem) Read More

Tags: poem, party, drinking, bar, club

Working as a bartender was hard. Some grown men were disgusting. Many of them. I still don't know how I feel about how I was able to brush things off so easily, because I simply had to. My pay depended on customers giving me tips. I was constantly arguing with… Read More
This is a story about a man that came to a place that he had never heard before after a bad breakup. This is place is not what it seems. Read More
A bad break-up sends Jeremiah to the bar with the intent to find a rebound, but what he gets instead is a night full of dolls. Read More
Characters in a local bar that i use to haunt back in the late 80s early 90s Read More

Tags: drinking, people, bar

Reads: 270

Comments: 3

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The Booksie Classic House

A short tale of a conversation in a bar. Why? I have no idea. Read More

Tags: beer, bar, fruit

This is just an everyday story about everyday stuff on Christmas Eve. --- Short and trying to find a point about definitions and how we label things. You say potato, I say, --- well, you get the drift. There are many Christmas stories, but until this one I'm not sure… Read More

Short Story / Other

October 13, 2018

Reads: 298

Comments: 4

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

I guy goes to a bar and meets an unknown girl, who wants to play a game... Read More

Tags: game, guy, bar, gin

Reads: 241

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A woman sits next to a guy at a bar that he can tell is having a dad day... Read More
Matthew Moss, a man who cherishes loneliness and serenity is confronted by an old man at the bar. Annoyed, Matt doesn't realize the truth behind that fragile look, underneath that shabby skin, a monster in human flesh. Digging up Matt's dark past, finding the truth about a twenty years… Read More
A chance meeting of two former best-friends, in an airport bar. --- It is fiction, but might have happened somewhere, sometime. Read More

Book / Fantasy

February 16, 2020

Reads: 6003

Comments: 4

Shelves: 3

The Booksie Classic House

This is a tale that begins with a Vampire befriending a vampire-hunter and the woman they are so desperately trying to find. Read More
Dan Wilson isn't the kind of person anyone wants to meet. But you really should meet him. Read More

Short Story / Other

March 24, 2018

Reads: 470

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A story about a guy going to a bar for drinks and to talk to a few girls, kind of long at 5,400 words... Read More

Tags: guy, bar, girls, drinks

Booksie 2020 Poetry Contest

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