Chicago stories, books, poems, and more

75 results

Poem

Song Lyrics

January 07, 2017

Reads: 22

Shelves: 2

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Poem

Song Lyrics

Reads: 22

Tags: depression, chicago, longing, breakup, live-abroad

Book

Mystery and Crime

May 28, 2016

Reads: 40

Shelves: 1

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Book

Mystery and Crime

Reads: 40

Tags: chicago, crime, prison, jail, new-orleans

Book

Young Adult

May 23, 2016

Reads: 344

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

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Book

Young Adult

Reads: 344

Tags: chicago, drama, poverty, baby, halo

Poem

Poetry

February 10, 2016

Reads: 78

Shelves: 1

The Poetry House

Poem

Poetry

Reads: 78

Tags: chicago, memories, memory, past, city

Poem

Poetry

March 17, 2015

Reads: 74

Shelves: 1

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Tags: poem, chicago, pride

Book

Young Adult

March 04, 2015

Reads: 142

Shelves: 1

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Short Story

Mystery and Crime

December 30, 2014

Reads: 182

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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Short Story

Mystery and Crime

Reads: 182

Tags: horror, story, chicago, mind, urban, ghetto, hood, tricks, dnd, westside, quincy, ql, qlakalz

Short Story

Other

November 29, 2014

Reads: 65

Shelves: 1

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Short Story

Mystery and Crime

October 05, 2014

Reads: 126

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

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Short Story

Humor

September 16, 2014

Reads: 116

Shelves: 1

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Poem

Travel

June 02, 2014

Reads: 75

Shelves: 1

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Tags: chicago, home, ravinia

Poem

Travel

Reads: 75

Tags: chicago, home, ravinia

Book

Action and Adventure

February 16, 2014

Reads: 462

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

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Book

Action and Adventure

Reads: 462

Tags: love, death, fiction, teen, romance, adventure, chicago, happy, sad, fight, girl, boy, future, blood, washington

Book

Literary Fiction

February 16, 2014

Reads: 92

Shelves: 1

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Book

Gay and Lesbian

January 10, 2014

Reads: 166

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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Book

Gay and Lesbian

Reads: 166

Tags: gay, chicago, girl, boy, secret, bully, joey, bullying, wolves, transgender, pack, leo, ftm, the_secret

Short Story

Literary Fiction

September 23, 2013

Reads: 54

Shelves: 1

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Short Story

Literary Fiction

Reads: 54

Tags: train, joy, chicago, words, christmas, lights, beach, tranquility, city, working, childlike, daley_plaza

Book

Action and Adventure

September 21, 2013

Reads: 195

Shelves: 1

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Book

Thrillers

June 18, 2013

Reads: 52

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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Short Story

Literary Fiction

May 28, 2013

Reads: 36

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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Short Story

Literary Fiction

Reads: 36

Tags: family, murder, ghost, chicago, mob

Book

Non-Fiction

April 20, 2013

Reads: 86

Shelves: 1

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Book

Fantasy

February 03, 2013

Reads: 89

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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Book

Travel

January 24, 2013

Reads: 81

Shelves: 1

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Script

Young Adult

November 13, 2012

Reads: 182

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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Script

Young Adult

November 13, 2012

Reads: 233

Shelves: 1

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Short Story

Historical Fiction

November 04, 2012

Reads: 106

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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Short Story

Historical Fiction

Reads: 106

Tags: death, teen, novel, mystery, short, story, adventure, chicago, guns, drama, crime, thriller, young, lights, action

Poem

Poetry

August 27, 2012

Reads: 61

Shelves: 1

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Book

Young Adult

August 13, 2012

Reads: 253

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

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Book

Young Adult

June 17, 2012

Reads: 138

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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Book

Romance

June 10, 2012

Reads: 73

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

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Short Story

Other

June 05, 2012

Reads: 50

Shelves: 1

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Article

Editorial and Opinion

May 03, 2012

Reads: 63

Shelves: 1

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Book

Young Adult

January 21, 2012

Reads: 100

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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Article

Religion and Spirituality

January 01, 2012

Reads: 222

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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Short Story

Thrillers

July 27, 2011

Reads: 161

Shelves: 1

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Short Story

Thrillers

Reads: 161

Tags: fantasy, dark, colors, life, world, chicago, strong, happy, lonely, night, fake, husband, illusions, cold, everything

Book

Young Adult

July 15, 2011

Reads: 57

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

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Book

Mystery and Crime

May 01, 2011

Reads: 85

Shelves: 1

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Book

Mystery and Crime

Reads: 85

Tags: chicago, past, mafia, detective, city, russian

Short Story

Fantasy

April 27, 2011

Reads: 45

Shelves: 1

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Short Story

Fantasy

Reads: 45

Tags: chicago, infection

Short Story

Non-Fiction

March 22, 2011

Reads: 139

Shelves: 1

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Short Story

Non-Fiction

Reads: 139

Tags: chicago, deceit, dishonesty, yana, the_fish

Short Story

Other

February 17, 2011

Reads: 104

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

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Short Story

Fantasy

October 26, 2010

Reads: 125

Shelves: 1

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Book

Action and Adventure

October 23, 2010

Reads: 8456

Comments: 290

Shelves: 1

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Poem

Poetry

October 18, 2010

Reads: 72

Shelves: 1

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Poem

Poetry

Reads: 72

Tags: chicago, beauty, rivers, canoe

Book

Literary Fiction

September 29, 2010

Reads: 247

Comments: 4

Shelves: 1

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Book

Literary Fiction

Reads: 247

Tags: love, romance, chicago, work, issues, problems, emotional, rainy, april, alan

Poem

Poetry

July 27, 2010

Reads: 82

Shelves: 1

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Poem

Poetry

Reads: 82

Tags: chicago, lies, days, countdown, fuck_you

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