California stories, books, poems, and more

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This is the story of the Fosters of Dove Creek, California. This book follows the story of Robert and Elizabeth Foster, as told in a timeline. Cover Photo By Graham Horn, CC BY-SA 2.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=13130194 Read More
Volume II continues the Diary of living in the Sacramento Delta after having lost residence and job and seeking both. I am now in Month Five. Read More
A collection of travel articles, approximately 2000 to 4000 words. A sampler of travel content writing, as well as travel outward and travel inward. One's personal consciousness informing travel. Discovery of our internal home, our ancestors. Traveling with DNA as a roadmap. Traveling through veils and vales. Read More
What started out as a simple camping trip in the Sierra Nevadas, turned into their most terrifying and thrilling weekend ever... Read More
Tonite I awoke after a pleasant dream, in which I was back in Berkeley, California, where i lived for many years. The dream was very realistic, which inspired me to write it down, which I usually do not do. Read More

Short Story / Fantasy

February 12, 2018

Reads: 165

Comments: 5

Shelves: 2

The The Imaginarium House

A short story inspired and based upon the lyrics, Hotel California by The Eagles Read More

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"Wow! That was some read, Markie Bee. Very cleverly done with the lyrics!" Read More

Reads: 44

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Something new, me thinks. A poetic guide to see a coast. Read More
This is a compilation of facts, names, places, and information from family members. This was written December 12, 2015 Read More

Reads: 79

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Hello! This is somewhat short notice, and I recognize that I have been absent for months, but I would really appreciate some constructive criticism for this paper. In my English class, we are writing a synthesis essay and one aspect we need to include is a personal narrative. We had… Read More
A young girl is forced to move to live in California with her relatives after her parent's death. Read More

Tags: water, california

Frank Sutherland's love for Maria Hernandez leads the two into an unfortunate and unnecessary brush with the KKK... Read More

Book / Romance

February 12, 2017

Reads: 131

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

a girl named bella is traumatized and never thinks she will find love again. that is, of course, until cole andrews fell threw her bedroom window. Read More

Tags: california

Reads: 162

Comments: 7

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

What is Tara Vain's motive for employing him to find her husband, privare investigator, Mason Edge wonders, Read More
A little excerpt from a tome I'm working on. I hope you guys enjoy, if you do leave a comment if not to hell with you. Read More

Reads: 186

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Poetry House

One morning I imagined myself in a studio loft overlooking Beverly Hills. I don't know why. That being said, this song needs music. If anyone would like to write it, please comment down below. Read More

Reads: 357

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Theodore Mendez is a man living of the fat of the land with the Californian forests. Read More

Book / Romance

April 26, 2016

Reads: 599

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A good read if you need a reminder that you're not so alone. This is my journal / blog. Please don't leave any mean comments. Read More
A Letter to Mr. Jerry Brown Read More
this articles discusses why status crimes are unconstitutional in the United States of America. Read More
After preventing the 9/11 attacks, Logan Dara, Dicky Michaelson, and Andrea Elan deal with life in a post-non-9/11 world. In the year 2002, the three cousins destroy Harry Potter, deal with President George W. Bush, as well as face their biggest enemy while discovering some unexpected family secrets that could… Read More

Reads: 228

Shelves: 1

The House of Ghosts House

This one I think is my most personal poem. I made the voluntary choice to move away from California to the east coast, to leave behind a home I had spent almost my entire life there. I miss it more than I could ever express, and I'm happy to be… Read More

Reads: 232

Comments: 3

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

What if you suddenly became the last person on earth? Read More
Short story written by Marcos Giovanni. Finding meaning to life with the help of the scriptures. Read More
Fred Rivera has a powerful story of the Vietnam War, racism, and PTSD that needs to be shared with the world. As I am an ardent fan, I got his permission to submit the book in chapter form. Direct purchase available. Read More
Fred Rivera has a powerful story of the Vietnam war, racism, and PTSD that needs to be shared with the world. As I am an ardent fan, I got his permission to submit the book in chapter form. Direct purchase available. Read More
The entire narrative is improvised. It's essentially a terrorist attack on San Diego, CA. I made a point to keep it under 1000 words so it may be lacking some details, but that is to be expected with experiments like this. I have no idea what this story will be… Read More
High praise for the Pinto Bean in this wise and insightful poem to its visual, auditory and olfactory beauty. Read More
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