Bittersweet stories, books, poems, and more

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"It was the twenty-second of October 1968 and Mr Peter Waters was tired". Mr Peter Waters (52) of Bath, Somerset, England who after teaching History at St Thomas Secondary School for boys for the last eighteen years, has recently discovered that life is not all it's cracked up to be. Read More
a few weeks after my first love married i wrote this Read More
In dark moments in my life, I write poems to help me cope with it, and I find myself in the light once again by the end of the week. I wrote this back in April, and it remains to be one of my best poems yet. I hope… Read More

Poem / Non-Fiction

June 03, 2018

Reads: 114

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

This is a poem I wrote a while ago to try and sort out my thoughts... and it actually turned out quite good. Any advice or criticism would be appreciated. Read More

Reads: 185

Comments: 16

Shelves: 4

The Vintage Publishing House

Do you remember us? (01/23/2018) Read More
{ "Life but goes on and the world keeps turning..." } Read More

Reads: 136

Comments: 3

Shelves: 1

The Life is Life House

Reads: 157

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

The Life is Life House

Reads: 190

Comments: 2

The Mirror and rain House

A man turns to memory-wipe to rid himself of his addiction. _______________________________ Author's Note: Due to the staccato nature of the writing, I am beginning to think that the poem is too and I could've ended it earlier. Does anyone else agree? I am also rethinking the closing sentence. Read More

Reads: 546

Comments: 6

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

A poem concerning a bittersweet goodbye. Read More
This is a song I've written in Japanese. It might be of a poor Japanese literary skills since I'm not Japanese and I might have made, henceforward, a lot (or, should I say, an awful lot) of mistakes. But I enjoyed writing it. To put it in a nutshell, it's… Read More
when 3 demons meet in a small town, they gain a few new friends, and hit the road Read More

Reads: 286

Comments: 1

The Romance House

Reminiscing and dealing with heartbreak Read More

Reads: 240

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A poem I wrote for a girl I had a crush on, taking full advantage of flower language. Read More
A song about a dying man's last words to his girlfriend. Read More

Book / Young Adult

July 14, 2015

Reads: 1052

Comments: 28

The Booksie Classic House

Everyone is imperfect. It's the same for everyone. So how can the world of five imperfect former friends be so different? Read More
Just a little heartbreaker to start me off I guess. I'll stop now before I start analysing my own poem :) bye! (Side note: hope it's not too awful) Read More
This is a poem about a bittersweet goodbye...The title pretty much speaks for itself Read More
A Bittersweet short story about a suicidal girl's last walk. Read More

Reads: 385

Comments: 4

The Booksie Classic House

A short story about two lovers, who are in constant way of trying to find each other. Read More
I know it has been awhile, but here I am with a new contest. The title is pretty self-explanatory. (: Read More
Something I wrote at 1am whilst listening to sad Piano music, an old man stands on a roof, thinking about life after his wife dies. Read More
Something I wrote whilst listening to Ludo's 'Morning in may', it's a short story told from the point of view of a guy who's girlfriend killed herself, and how he wishes that he could've done something or at least died with her. TW: Suicide. Read More

Poem / Poetry

January 12, 2014

Reads: 180

Comments: 2

The Booksie Classic House

For Mommom. Read More
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