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Book / Poetry

December 12, 2019

Reads: 3554

Comments: 22

Shelves: 5

The Booksie Classic House

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"This is beautifully written; the words evoke such strong emotions. " Read More

This one I wrote a few years back. It deals with the present which is predetermined by the past, most of which seems unknown or unknowable, at least to the young boy. His father tries to shed some light on it, but with little avail. Bosnia, a country where I… Read More
Few days ago, I just learnt what a sonnet is, so I try it out. The content was inspired by a Bookise's member Nauman D's poem: A walk into the wild. https://www.booksie.com/posting/nauman.d/a-walk-into-the-wild-610497#. And A. K. Taylor's Tick Tock Prompt in The Imaginarum House. It was also written originally in 25… Read More

Tags: death, life, time, clock, sonnet

A very frank and honest interpretation of dealing with your mothers death. Facing reality, helping family and coming to terms with a complete shift in your world. Read More
A short story about coping with bereavement from a young girl's perspective. Her love for her mother and a shared love horses, bring in herds needing love and care following their own deaths, Connie rescues them and in return they rescue her. Especially Capulet. Read More
We all like to spoil our animals don't we. Perhaps you should be very careful what you feed them. Read More
“Kaschey tales: Stories about death, dreams and other states of mind” - it is a book, written about borderline states of consciousness and the other side of being. Rulers of the Kingdom of the Dead, Kaschey and his wife, Kascheyeva zhena, roam the roads between life and death, where is… Read More

Reads: 26

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

The People Who Don’t Exist Read More
Sometimes it truly is your furry friends who can save your life. I've created this short piece based on prompts and I'm looking for feed back. Read More
This tanka poem is about a woman who arrives at her destination to meet someone only to experience something else instead. Read More

Tags: dark, death, tanka, misc

Book / Action and Adventure

December 08, 2019

Reads: 134

Comments: 3

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

A unknown being terrorizes the people of a remote island. Read More

Tags: death, pain, murder

Death is one of few things all of mankind have in common. At the same time it is something we fear and have difficulties fully understanding. Why people commit suicide, ending their life, is even more baffling. Read More
Two months after the prom incident and quiet from Kritanta, Koga and his friends are hurled back into the world of the supernatural. But when an Oracle tells Koga his destiny how will he take it? Read More
Two patients in a terminal hospital find hope in each other while losing the fight of their lives. Read More

Poem / Poetry

December 06, 2019

Reads: 25

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Tags: death, poetry, scare

A dying man's conversation with the Angel of Mercy. Read More
This topic is one that might be a bit more controversial that it might seem at first glance. Smoking in the western parts of Europe and north America is falling in popularity, increasing in other parts of the world. In the following i will take a look at facts, both… Read More

Book / Thrillers

December 03, 2019

Reads: 372

Comments: 7

Shelves: 2

The The Imaginarium House

Book / Fantasy

December 03, 2019

Reads: 121

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Reginald and Iri make plans to spend their older years together. In a place that promises peace and no stress. Before he leaves, he has to pass down his throne, he does this with a bit of a heavy heart. He knows that his decision will affect many lives. The… Read More

Reads: 46

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Dedicated to John W. Brown (1970-2019) who died on June 3, 2019. Read More
Sep 5th: Chapter 6: The Midao Clan is up :D Read the summary for that one because it's just a copy and paste situation here. (Except for you new readers) Notice to those who've been there for the whole series this far: I have to personally apologize for all the… Read More

Book / Young Adult

December 01, 2019

is a dream equal to happiness? even if fate decides to rip your dream away from you, is it still happiness? as kang ri hyun questions her dreams she must cast everything to the side as she carries her family’s burdens on her shoulders. ri hyun must maintain her composure… Read More
This nonet poem is about why a young woman has been unable to spend the Thanksgiving holiday with her parents. Read More

Tags: dark, death, sad, misc, nonet

Poem / Fantasy

November 29, 2019

Reads: 86

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

FANTASY. THE END! Read More

Tags: death

The forest felt different today. Read More

Book / Poetry

November 27, 2019

Reads: 495

Comments: 26

Shelves: 2

The The Imaginarium House

Image was found on pixabay.com Read More
The Jezebel spirit is asexual..... Read More

Tags: death, promises, blood

Poem / Poetry

November 24, 2019

This poem was written while Kimya was incarcerated at San Quentin during a time when a well known person was put to death by lethal injection. Kimya recalled to me the feeling of how this affected him knowing the moment this man was put to death. Read More
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