Childhood stories, books, poems, and more

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The story of a young mans growth into manhood, amid a traumatic expercience. That will change not only him but his entire world. Read More

Book / Other

February 01, 2018

Reads: 4

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Aili Taszep, a young man with a childish demeanor, decides to seek therapy due to recommendations by two of his friends. After Aili's intake and screening he is set up with a skilled and specialized psychiatrist, Wendel Witz, to help him with some of his long-standing problems that he… Read More

Reads: 71

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Review Chain House

Here is another fantastic poem about childhood that I am presenting to you. Read it and try to quench your thirst for getting your old days back. The poem describes the feelings of the poet that how passionate he is about his childhood memories and his eagerness to get… Read More
A chapter from what would be my memoir if I was inclined to write one. Read More

Tags: childhood, essay

Reads: 0

Shelves: 1

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A journal-like entry about a moment from my childhood. Read More

Short Story / Other

January 21, 2018

Reads: 36

Comments: 2

Shelves: 3

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Maisie, a young teen, struggles with the feeling of being lost for so long. Will she ever be able to break the cycle or will she be lost for good? Read More

Book / Romance

January 20, 2018

Reads: 43

Shelves: 2

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James Williams was fine. He had a family, a roof, and food on his stomach which was more than some of the people in the world. He divided his life in two parts, not a habit attained from birth but a recent one. Past and Present. … Read More

Short Story / Other

January 18, 2018

Reads: 28

Shelves: 1

The Review Chain House

Tags: childhood

Growing up can be difficult especially if you live in a broken home. Read More

Poem / Humor

January 15, 2018

Reads: 15

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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When I was still a teen, I rode my bike to the store to get my mom a birthday gift. This poem wrote itself in my head as I was riding home. Read More

Poem / Poetry

December 25, 2017

Reads: 39

Shelves: 1

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We are flowers. Read More

Reads: 15

Shelves: 1

The Two Rivers House

Remember that one Christmas that sticks in my mind above all the others. Read More

Poem / Non-Fiction

December 17, 2017

Reads: 2

Shelves: 1

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this is my poem based on my actual childhood events and pain Read More

Short Story / Fantasy

December 16, 2017

Reads: 0

Shelves: 2

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MERA BACHPAN HAR EK ME NAJAR AATA HAI, BESAK WO EK BACCHA HO YA JAWAN LADKA Read More
Here are my recollections of my earliest Christmas, which I guess is circa 1988 or 1989. While this is not my first Christmas, this is one of the earliest I can actually remember. Hmm those were the days indeed... Read More

Book / Other

December 10, 2017

Reads: 17

Comments: 1

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: 206

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

Reads: 0

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

Reads: 0

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

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

Short Story / Romance

September 29, 2017

Reads: 64

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

Reads: 0

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

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
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