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Poem / Romance

November 12, 2021

Republished for context. A poem acknowledging the courage it takes to say you love someone. Read More
On September 11th, the majority of Americans commemorate and venerate the memories and the courage of victims, survivors and first responders of America’s entrance into the world of terrorism, extremism, fanaticism, and cultism. Read More
History can be defined by acts of bravery and courage, or acts of debauchery, immorality and shamelessness. It is recorded in words, in sounds and pictures, but most of all, it is documented in human memories passed on from one generation to the next. Read More

Poem / Poetry

August 28, 2021

Reads: 56

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Don't lose your way! My poem. Read More

Reads: 93

Comments: 4

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

The ax is sharper, the knife is quick. Photo (c) Pexels Read More
Based on a true story! Read More

Poem / Poetry

July 20, 2021

Reads: 105

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A poem about being stuck in life Read More

Tags: life, fear, courage

What has become of our Pilgrim’s pride? What has become of the quest for the emancipation of the human mind and heart and soul? What has become of us, who today listen to the decaying sound of our eroding heritage, tradition and legacy? Read More
When the world stops spinning, the heart stops beating. It is the end of dreams, and the completion of a journey, however brief or protracted. And then begins the darkness that overpowers and drapes the grieving heart. Read More
How cruel and brutal honor and courage can be. How cold and quiet and desolate are the fields where honor died, and courage veiled its pain. I have seen and felt the loneliness where boys and men crumpled, collapsed and died. Read More

Tags: death, honor, war, died, courage

Poem / Romance

April 22, 2021

Reads: 101

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Just about embracing things that are scary. Read More

Tags: love, courage

Reads: 176

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

In an ancient forest, there is a little monkey whose destiny changes after a devastating fire. Does he sink into despair or does he accomplish the impossible to fulfil his dream? Read More

Reads: 217

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

In a mountain top village, an unusual boy, the outsider, witnesses an accident. The boy who bullies him is in trouble. Does he offer to help him or sit back and enjoy as he gets what’s coming to him? Read More
The smart phones, Ah! That morning as a ritual she scrolled through her phone and there, the first thing she saw, was a memory (that’s what FB calls it), a picture she had posted, exactly a year ago. Her immediate reaction was, she shut her eyes, but she knew it… Read More
This time I'll hold you close. My poem. Read More
For You, Dear Reader. Thank You. Read More
Agnis just wanted a quiet life. She just wanted to read her books. She didn't ask for the alien guy to fall in love with her. Balwan couldn't possibly take this human girl to his parents. They would kill him. All he wanted to do was go home. could these… Read More

Tags: love, aliens, fear, courage

Driven out and left to die, a young lady is possessed by a rose and decapitated. How does she fare in finding the truth ? Read More

Poem / Poetry

October 09, 2020

Reads: 122

Comments: 1

The Eloise House

strong women Read More

Tags: truth, courage

Poem / Other

August 22, 2020

Reads: 181

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Defeatism is the woodworm of most complacent mindsets - justifying the spread of unhappiness. Read More

Tags: strength, courage

Poem / Other

August 01, 2020

Reads: 233

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

This is a poem about making it through life during its darkest of moments Read More
Everyone has their own set backs. Everyone requires someone to inspire them, to guide them. But, what we miss to see in ourselves is, we can find that inspiration, courage in oneself. All we need to do is to hear our thoughts. Work to achieve it. Read More
UPDATED 10/14/2021: More has been added to Lanas story. Sorry it took soo long to get so little updated but Im hoping to have more content updated this month! This is about no longer keeping domestic violence quiet, about learning to love oneself and finding love again. I hope this… Read More

Poem / Poetry

April 11, 2020

Musings when the time is low. Read More

Tags: despair, courage

Book / Romance

March 24, 2020

Reads: 565

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Addison McField is a college student. This is her last year to do what a college student would do. Party all night. Sleepover. And of course, have some fun with the boys. Mostly all her friends mess around but Addison is the opposite. Since the day her ex-boyfriend cheated on… Read More

Poem / Poetry

March 09, 2020

Reads: 324

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Poetry House House

Two astonishing individuals who manage bad luck with true valor. Read More
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