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Poem / Memoir

August 01, 2022

7.31.22-8.1.22 Read More

Tags: family, lost, gone, dad, leaving

Poem / Non-Fiction

July 13, 2022

Reads: 67

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Dedicated to Charles F. Johnson (1947-2013) who died nine years ago today on July 13, 2013. Read More
Dedicated to Charles F. Johnson (1947-2013) who died on July 13, 2013 Read More

Tags: dad, fathers-day

Reads: 118

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Dedicated to my father who passed away of cancer Read More

Tags: memories, dad

Reads: 117

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

This poem captures an unrecoverable moment that happened during a casual event. Read More
From Daddy, With Love Read More
A poem written before my Dad's passing away during lockdown... Read More

Tags: death, life, metaphor, leaf, dad

Poem / Poetry

February 16, 2022

Reads: 98

Shelves: 1

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He faded away.. Just like that.. Read More

Tags: poem, true, dad

A Mom Fakes her own kidnapping to teach her husband a lesson. Read More
An Evil Puppet Master disguised as Santa Claus, chloroforms a mom, and kidnaps her, while her husband and children are out Christmas Caroling. Read More
A Family is about to be Haunted, while they were moving in an old farmhouse. Read More
Dedicated to Charles F. Johnson (1947-2013) who died on July 13, 2013 Read More
Finding life matters at the end of a fishing pole. Read More

Reads: 183

Shelves: 1

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Dedicated to Charles F. Johnson (1947-2013) who died on July 13, 2013 Read More
A Devoted Wife and mother had been missing for years. Read More
Just a silly little rhyming narration. Read More

Tags: mom, forest, dad, unicorn, gate

A 6-year-old Boy is about to go through his mom going to the hospital. Read More

Tags: son, mom, dad

Poem / Poetry

September 25, 2020

Reads: 430

Comments: 4

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Featured Review by Sharief Hendricks

"Oh this was so emotive and harrowingly moving that it must come from real life I'm sure but I hope not.... You do pain and heart ache so well..." Read More

Poem / Poetry

September 04, 2020

Reads: 250

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Learning how to write tanka...here is the try. Read More

Reads: 310

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

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Mortality The bottom of my berserk brain bursts, banging between black and blue looking for your eyes. Are you there, dad? Silence responds: (...) Am I alive? Living through your eyes, hiding my pain, but despite my lies you reply, you forgive me and make me fly, you will never… Read More

Tags: love, poetry, missing, dad

There is one Mother Earth so living in the hearts beat of an angel. Yesterday when I met the angel who guarded our fortune, there still remains a call from this voice within. Today I am leaving my time with this gratitude on this faith. May our God love the… Read More
A poem about how much a son wants his Father to love him. Read More

Tags: love, selfish, dad, parent

Book / Other

October 03, 2019

Reads: 13649

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

My dad had early onset Alzheimer's. This is a series of short scenes and freestyle poetry documenting my families descent into Alzheimer's. Read More

Reads: 438

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

I wrote this poem on my dad's birthday. He is no longer with us, except in spirit. My mom still lives on the farm, and we all look after her. She will be 90 in January. My dad would have been 98 if he were still alive. We miss him… Read More

Tags: mama, heaven, angels, dad, farm

Dedicated to Charles F. Johnson who died on July 13, 2013. Read More
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