Beach stories, books, poems, and more

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Short Story / Other

October 23, 2017

Reads: 9

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

While grieving the loss of his wife, Byron is introduced to a widow dealing with the same. Will they unite, heal each other, or will they both self destruct? Read More
Once upon a time, there was a high-ranked Buddhism monk. He was so famous that even the dead wanted to hear him chant sutra. One day, a fisherman brought several turban shellfish for the monk. The monk was watching the shellfish for a while, but suddenly... Read More

Tags: legend, sea, japan, beach

Reads: 22

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Once upon a time, there was a fox called O-sowa. The fox was very playful, and often made mischief. One day, while a young man was walking on his way to a nearby town, he saw a very beautiful young woman. Read More
Part two of a couple's adventure while on holiday in St. Lucia. Read More
Imagine visiting the Caribbean for the first time, exploring the island, taking in the sites, meeting fascinating people and perhaps, getting much more than you bargained for. Read More

Poem / Poetry

August 16, 2017

Reads: 31

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Silver Tongue House

Reads: 37

Comments: 7

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

Maybe not the best time or place for it? Read More

Tags: search, beach, pebbles

Poem / Humor

August 13, 2017

Reads: 34

Comments: 4

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Tags: fun, dogs, beach

Poem / Fantasy

July 29, 2017

Reads: 39

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

Tags: ocean, beach, queen, beware

Reads: 56

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

This was a short story I wrote based on a writing prompt. What happens when a book goes to the beach and is lost? This story is written from the book's perspective. I appreciate any and all comments and feedback. :) Read More
On a seaside beach a boy finds a mysterious box.... Read More

Tags: mystery, boy, box, beach

Jason Clark plans a secret date and surprises Josephine Hart. Amber Foster's friend Korey Hunter invites her to come with him to his grandparents ranch. Read More
Imagine walking along a beach and seeing a large package - what would you do? This is the story of two couples who both make a different decision on the same day but both stories turn so differently. Read More

Reads: 52

Comments: 4

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Sometimes there's nothing else to do but run! Read More
going out with friend to the beach and play during sunny day Read More

Book / Horror

March 23, 2017

Reads: 237

Comments: 10

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

My entry for the 5 Chapter Book contest. Read More

Reads: 679

Comments: 12

Shelves: 7

The Booksie Classic House

Overcoming an obstacle is easier with someone by your side. Read More

Reads: 157

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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My entry for the Booksie 2017 Flash Fiction Writing Contest. Read More

Tags: fate, sea, flash, beach

Flash Fiction for the "Booksie 2017 Flash fiction Writing Contest" Read More

Essay / Other

March 02, 2017

Reads: 93

Comments: 1

Shelves: 3

The Booksie Classic House

Young lady with uncontrollable urges gets into trouble over her head, keeping boy friend busy. Read More

Poem / Poetry

February 27, 2017

Reads: 41

Comments: 4

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

We'll make footprints in the sand. Read More

Tags: sand, footsteps, beach

Reads: 158

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

"My feet sunk into the soft, wet sand as I walked along the shoreline. I thought back to a time when I couldn’t bear the sight of the stunningly blue water sliding up along the sand." *SOMEBODY COMMENTED THINKING THIS WAS A TRIBUTE TO SOMEONE, BUT I'LL JUST SAY THAT… Read More

Tags: sad, girl, beach

From "How to catch a squirrel" I wrote the Cindy's side of the story. An unexpected surprise on a Thursday evening. Read More

Tags: beach, couple, wine

Reads: 175

Comments: 8

Shelves: 4

The Booksie Classic House

Last day of school excites as a girl heads for the beach... Read More

Tags: alone, girl, sea, beach, play

Short Story / Flash Fiction

February 01, 2017

Reads: 186

Comments: 3

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

A girl, a shore, an onlooker. Written for the Booksie 2017 Flash Fiction Writing Contest. Read More

Poem / Poetry

February 01, 2017

Reads: 91

Comments: 5

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

a middle age woman spends the day at the beach... Read More
Makenzie is left a widow with a two million dollar policy tied up in her husband, Trent's, secret investments. Trent is dead, yet stuck in between eternal life and damnation because he can't let his wife go. Trent's death wasn't an accident and neither is his purgatory sentence. Read More

Poem / Poetry

December 19, 2016

Reads: 74

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Tags: beach, storm, walking

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