Fall stories, books, poems, and more

661 results

Sitting in the plane on the runway at Tan Son Nhut Air Base in Saigon, awaiting one final takeoff on the “Freedom Bird,” I was oblivious of the young men sitting around me. There was a quietness on board that was deafening to my mind. I felt an emptiness in… Read More
Still time to play. My poem. Read More

Poem / Poetry

March 18, 2021

Reads: 88

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Cover image: pixabay.com. Read More

Tags: fall, water, drowning

Poem / Poetry

March 02, 2021

Reads: 102

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

The beauty of autumn. Read More

Tags: fall, nature, poem, calm, peace

An assignment from class. We were told to pick a season and write on imagery on that season, so I picked fall, and wrote a memento mori to my father. Read More

Tags: death, fall, poetry, father

A Wonderland flash fiction. Cover image: pixabay.com. Read More

Poem / Poetry

December 08, 2020

Reads: 85

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Tags: fall, cold, time, requiem

Short Story / Other

November 23, 2020

If you found someone of a bridge, what would you do? Read More

Tags: fall, autumn, bridge

Poem / Other

November 19, 2020

Reads: 140

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

There is a road near Old Dominion University which this poem is based off of. This road is surrounded with old trees and houses as it runs on down to the Elizabeth River. This is probably my most favorite road in the area to go walking down, especially during the… Read More

Poem / Poetry

November 09, 2020

Seeing the autumn leaves float through the air while traveling on a beautiful country highway was very inspiring to write about. Read More
We must think not only of ourselves--but others as well. My poem Read More

Poem / Poetry

October 19, 2020

Reads: 128

Comments: 2

The Booksie Classic House

A Haiku inspired by my tattoo Read More

Poem / Poetry

September 29, 2020

Reads: 134

Comments: 3

The Booksie Classic House

Cover image: pixabay.com. Read More

Tags: fall, sunset, autumn

Poem / Romance

September 25, 2020

Silent love story Read More
This poem is dedicated to my aunt Kathleen. She passed earlier this year, far too soon, and today would have been her birthday. Read More

Tags: loss, fall, grief, summer

This here is a poem that I wrote back in 2003 about my favorite holiday of the year, Thanksgiving. I now say it at the beginning of each Thanksgiving feast to recognize and celebrate what this wonderful holiday is all about. I hope you all enjoy it and perhaps try… Read More
Her happiness is my smile Her cry is my weakness Her anger is my calm Her love is my life but, Can we stay the same? Read More

Poem / Poetry

April 10, 2020

Reads: 189

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

That's the way life is. My poem. Read More

Tags: love, fall, power, mate, resist

Poem / Poetry

February 20, 2020

Reads: 205

Comments: 5

Shelves: 3

The Booksie Classic House

Cover image: pixabay.com. Read More

Tags: fall, mountain, hill, climb

Poem / Non-Fiction

January 27, 2020

Reads: 210

Comments: 10

Shelves: 3

The Booksie Classic House

Cover image: pixabay.com. Read More

Tags: fall, stairs

Poem / Poetry

January 26, 2020

Reads: 220

Comments: 2

The Booksie Classic House

Reads: 321

Comments: 6

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Cover image: pixabay.com. Read More

Tags: dark, fall, man, lost, parrot

Poem / Poetry

January 25, 2020

Reads: 158

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

There is the opposite side of love. My poem. Read More

Reads: 250

Comments: 2

The Poems House

A few moments of a security guards Christmas Eve.. Read More

Tags: fall, night, santa

Flash Fiction Summer 2021 Writing Contest image

Welcome New Writers