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Some childhoods are better than others. Some are best forgotten, and leave behind echoes that cannot be denied. Read More

Reads: 32

Comments: 4

Shelves: 2

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A micro-story using consecutive letters of the word WANDERLUST to start each line or sentence, that in some way relates to the definition. Read More

Poem / Horror

September 12, 2018

Reads: 23

Comments: 4

Shelves: 2

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You ask me to call you Mother. Read More

Poem / Other

September 03, 2018

Reads: 27

Comments: 5

Shelves: 1

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Poem / Non-Fiction

August 25, 2018

Reads: 33

Comments: 1

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The transition from childhood to adulthood. Read More
a fictional story about a young woman who tries to solve the mystery of a crime that happened next doors. *i must clarify this point* the stroy you are about to read may contain some grammar mistakes and mispalced words and this is unfortunately due to the lack of… Read More

Reads: 80

Shelves: 1

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The always-present monster-spectre, the midnight monster lurking not underneath the bed but among us. Read More

Reads: 47

Comments: 8

Shelves: 1

The The Imaginarium House

What's changed Chloe? Book cover produced by Booksie member, Markie Bee. https://www.booksie.com/users/markie-bee-223538 Read More

Featured Review by TheSinningCrow

"What an excellent short story. I love stories that can take you back to the magical existence in childhood. It reminds me of The Sixth Sense whe..." Read More

Do you want to know what is a life of a child on a goldfield? Read This and find out about a painful life of a child on a goldfield. Read More
I have a memory of my 2nd birthday party, at a point where I couldn't form words yet. Somehow, I had a grasp of these complex feelings at the time, and this memory has stayed with me into adulthood. I wrote this short prose feverishly as I was falling… Read More
Walter learns the meaning of water. Read More

Poem / Fantasy

June 19, 2018

Reads: 56

Comments: 1

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When a father leaves for a land called No Man's Land Read More

Reads: 88

Comments: 3

Shelves: 3

The BoMoWriCha House

For the BoMoWriCha house's first challenge. This story was written in one day (actually, I finished in under 12 hours, even with taking a five hour nap). Word count: 1500 Requirements: Use the word 'honeysuckle' somewhere in the story, whether as a story element or a background… Read More
A sleepy child will make a bed of almost anything and drift away to dream land within seconds. There is no stopping a tired soul that is as innocent as it is creative. As children sleep, their brain creates extraordinary images for them to dream of. Some of these… Read More
A tooth fairy flies into a very strange child's room. Read More
For that child that resides within each one of us. Read More

Tags: fall, eyes, child, fear, tear

Reads: 68

Comments: 4

Shelves: 1

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Someone's taking advantage of an opportunity. Read More
A short story written as an assignment for a writers class Read More
After the loss of her son, Cathy had troubles to continue with her life. One day she decided to order a new android from the SynthCorp called 'Synthetica'. She wanted find a reason to live by letting the AI assume the looks and behaviour of her deceased children. Will… Read More

Reads: 70

Comments: 1

The The Imaginarium House

A short story I wrote several years ago and edited just recently. It's a bit darker than some of my other writings. A child kneels on the beach of a tropical island, watching his last hope for survival fly away into the sunset. Read More
A child goes on an adventure in order to avenge his father, who was slain by the Dragon. Read More

Poem / Memoir

April 11, 2018

Reads: 75

Shelves: 1

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A memoir of my past Read More

Tags: childhood, child, past

Poem / Poetry

April 02, 2018

Looking back to our younger self, thought for thanking our past life Read More
Hi there, this is a piece that is close to my heart, and I feel that I would like to share this story. There's not much else to say, but if it's not exactly for the faint of heart. I would appreciate any feedback. Thank you. Read More

Tags: abuse, teen, child, young, true

Booksie 2018 Poetry Contest

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