City stories, books, poems, and more

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The Poems House

Just a look at one gardener's world. Read More

Tags: flowers, city, garden

An anthology series taking places in (or in some occasions, about the history of,) the city of Metropolis. The stories are separated by years, characters, places and situations. Enjoy. Read More

Book / Romance

April 22, 2018

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The Booksie Classic House

Evelyn "Evie" Harding is running away. From her ex, from her family and the life that up until now; they've chosen for her. Wanting to find herself, Evie leaves New York and heads a state over to New Jersey where her best friend has set… Read More
Life is a very long and complicated way. It usually gives you several chances to realize your mission. I think that each of us has something to bring into this world. For sure, it depends on your personality, knowledge and ambitions. But, you have to leave something behind you… Read More

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The Booksie Classic House

Wait for the black star. Wait for eternity . . . Read More

Book / Fantasy

January 29, 2018

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The Booksie Classic House

For most people, technology is their magic. Limitless information at a couple keystrokes, the power to talk with anyone around the world. But there are a select few which posses real magic, and not of the party trick variety. Read More

Tags: magic, city

Decided to do a mystery about four friends who plan a weekend getaway in the city Read More

Book / Non-Fiction

December 30, 2017

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The Booksie Classic House

Far from a glimpse of shining city. Far from civilization. Far from any rejection nor acceptance. Living where our not called our home is where is live, is what the story will unfold about Read More

Tags: life, story, stories, grey, city

Poem / True Confessions

December 24, 2017

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The Booksie Classic House

Women aren't weak. But that's not the discussion here. If you're going as a group, you don't leave them alone in a city at night, when you were a group to begin with. I thought this should have been common sense. Read More

Tags: party, women, weak, city

Poem / Humor

October 22, 2017

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Comments: 2

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The Booksie Classic House

What happens at night in the big city? Read More

Tags: city, carts

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The Booksie Classic House

Jonas lived alone without his parents for a long time. About seven years in fact. But when a tragic plague hits the world, he has to find his family, the people who released the plague, known only as Plague 15-07. However, Jonas may be worth more dead than alive… Read More

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The Booksie Classic House

The story is about an unknown fact of a city. Read More

Book / Science Fiction

September 01, 2017

Reads: 84

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The Booksie Classic House

MILLENIUM, the last city of the dying earth, is the zenith of human civilization, and far superior to the rest of the world in infrastructure, technology, security, prosperity, yes, in every aspect of progress and even in flora and fauna. A self-contained ecosystem and a self-contained economy. When the ruler… Read More

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The Booksie Classic House

Concreate jungle -- Please comment on this poem, I'd love to know what you think. Good, bad or indifferent -- any comments are welcome. Read More
The story of two cities whose destiny got swayed in the wrong direction. The architect named Volker steps in to pick up the pieces and try to restore the cities to its former glory. Read More
A set of stories about the mysterious city of Nakamura. Read More
This literary novelette was written to describe the life of Noah who lives in a city plagued by a civil war. The different events of this literary piece include the family, the work, the air strikes, and the death. This novelette was revised and proofread by James D. Thwaites who… Read More

Tags: death, children, war, life, city

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The Booksie Classic House

The story about two boys and their unusual, difficult job. Read More

Poem / Poetry

May 02, 2017

Reads: 52

Comments: 1

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The Booksie Classic House

Poverty is an injustice. Read More
Going out to play in the future might be a little different. Read More
This is a short extract of pharos. I started writing this a year ago. If there are any mistakes please notify me i like feedback. Read More

Poem / Poetry

January 10, 2017

Reads: 98

Comments: 3

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The Booksie Classic House

A young girl alone in the big city, Hollywood ... Read More

Poem / Poetry

January 07, 2017

Reads: 265

Comments: 11

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The Booksie Classic House

My home, the UK city of culture for 2017 Read More

Book / Romance

December 30, 2016

Reads: 254

Comments: 1

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The Booksie Classic House

Talya Summers is a 23 year old waitress just trying to get by. living in new york city with her three year old daughter things are already tough. she makes it a point to keep men out of her life because she believes they cause nothing, but trouble. Holden Myers… Read More

Tags: love, child, city

Reads: 87

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The Booksie Classic House

a poem about riding on the city bus Read More

Tags: people, bus, city

Poem / Science Fiction

October 23, 2016

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The Booksie Classic House

Mythos poem. Read More

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The Booksie Classic House

Tags: city, square

Short Story / Other

August 25, 2016

Reads: 181

Comments: 1

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The 'The Odd Ones' House

"Sometimes, kindness is all you can give. Sometimes, kindness is enough." - Anonymous Read More

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The Booksie Classic House

The Cure details a butcher shop and glower garden, those who work there, and our imprisonment to the ground we come from. Read More
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