Childhood stories, books, poems, and more

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Book / Other

December 10, 2017

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Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

This is a project I started at the beginning of the year. It is about a fictional character Eric Vandermore who goes through life not realizing he is a prodigy. Many people see his differences as strengths but no one is able to take him away from a life… Read More

Book / Other

December 03, 2017

Reads: 60

Shelves: 2

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I envy any person that has ever truly loved their Father… if even for a moment! My name is Stephen Meir, born in Stoke-on-Trent, January 1961. I was one of life’s unplanned and mostly regrettable arrivals. My Father, ‘Big Ted’, had been resentfully obliged, far too young… Read More
This poetry is based on a small village I grow up as a child. Hurricane Matthew devastated the whole village and bring a lot of memories as day passing by. Read More

Tags: childhood

Reads: 15

Shelves: 1

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A woman in search of her childhood self. Read More
Random memories from my childhood. Some happy. Some sad. Some funny. Read More

Reads: 16

Shelves: 2

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living with the monsters under her bed, then one day they're gone. Read More

Reads: 14

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

The 'The Odd Ones' House

Won't you please come out and play? Read More

Essay / Humor

October 12, 2017

Reads: 37

Shelves: 1

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this is about my life Read More

Tags: childhood, life, story

Short Story / Memoir

October 05, 2017

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Shelves: 1

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This is a true short story about my life, and all of the terrible things that happened to me when I was a child, I'm going to explain the effect that my absent parents had on me, and how I dealt with it, and how its made me the… Read More

Poem / Non-Fiction

October 02, 2017

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Shelves: 1

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enjoyed your school life haven't you? come relive those memories Read More

Short Story / Romance

September 29, 2017

Reads: 20

Shelves: 2

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Have you ever say to him/her that you in love with him/her? Tell him/her before it's too late! Read More

Tags: childhood

Poem / Poetry

September 26, 2017

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Shelves: 1

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My own version of George Ella Lyon's "Where I'm From". Read More
A short story explaining the origin of the name for "Year" and the possible origin of the Chinese New Year. A fairy tale, a myth, a story I was told about the origin of the Chinese New Year. Read More

Reads: 24

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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A short story about a funny childhood incident. I say it is finished, but I'm sure there could be more editing done. I just want to see the potential of this short story as a humour piece ( based on a real incident) and whether it is a good… Read More

Reads: 27

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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The story is about two girls, telling their story about a strange time in our history which is everything that is happening in our world today. It is the most debated issue today and there isn't enough people caring about everything happening around us. Maybe we can learn something… Read More

Poem / Poetry

September 01, 2017

Reads: 31

Shelves: 1

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Wondering the joy cherished in our childhood.. Read More

Poem / Poetry

August 20, 2017

Reads: 14

Shelves: 1

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I have forgotten. Help me remember. Read More
Read Peephole first, and this is the meat of my book. Read More

Poem / Poetry

August 05, 2017

Reads: 34

Comments: 4

Shelves: 2

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About a carousel ran by an old man, not to long... Read More
The life of me up till this point. Have you ever wondered what made someone the way they are? What makes them tick? What is the true story that the world does not know? From the beginning I knew my life was nothing important, another cog in the machine of… Read More

Poem / Romance

June 22, 2017

Reads: 52

Comments: 4

Shelves: 1

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Tags: love, childhood

Reads: 51

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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Reads: 108

Comments: 9

Shelves: 3

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On one hand, I was desperate to claw my way out. On the other, I wished gravity would pull me back down. I want to leave, yet my heart, soul and tears have fallen in and blended into this ground. Read More

Article / Memoir

June 02, 2017

Reads: 78

Shelves: 2

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Why do you make imaginary friends in the first place? Is it because you needed help facing the boogey man? Where did that boogey man come from in the first place? The answer might surprise you. Read More

Reads: 67

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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At seven she played Mother to the brother twice her age. She was the one to watch him, make sure he ate, told him that he was special. She was far to grown for her age, and he would always have the mind of a toddler. Read More

Reads: 32

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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childhood is precious and it is one of the pearls of my being. Read More

Tags: childhood, poetry

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