Farewell stories, books, poems, and more

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Poem / Poetry

July 17, 2020

Reads: 44

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A short poem about the emotional moments of resigning from the first job. Read More
It's a good thing to have a single and successful life but you should never forget your family. The family is the only evidence of your existence. Read More

Tags: farewell

Reads: 272

Comments: 3

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Returning home after the holidays, a mother sees her son off at the train station. They say their farewells, but not the things that matter most... Read More

Featured Review by Rob73

"A touching, well written, story. " Read More

Poem / Poetry

February 14, 2020

Reads: 131

Comments: 3

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Me leaving people Read More

Poem / Poetry

October 17, 2019

Tags: love, poem, lost, farewell

Poem / Poetry

September 12, 2019

Unsaid farewell Read More
Dedicated to Brent Chalem (1975-1997) who died on December 9, 1997. Read More
Dedicated to Agnes M. Johnson (1948-2013) who passed away on March 6, 2013. Read More

Poem / Poetry

June 30, 2019

Reads: 221

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Just a distance, lonely Star writing about home, a place where she will never be able to come back... Read More

Reads: 280

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

It’s a poem about why I have to let her go for her own good. Read More
Dedicated to Clive Swift (1936-2019) who died on February 1, 2019. Read More
To all my dear friends who made my school life wonderful!!! ^^ Read More

Poem / Poetry

January 26, 2019

Reads: 193

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Dysfunctional Poetry House

I hate good-byes Read More

Tags: farewell

One short narrative poem, where the maincharacter sends off her close friend in at an airport. Read More
A poem about two people that made an effort but eventually went their own ways Read More

Poem / Non-Fiction

September 29, 2018

Dedicated to Madlyn Rhue (1935-2003) who died on December 16, 2003. Read More
A short story about breaking up, but not wanting to Read More
just ordinary thought about farewell during final year of graduation Read More
Is there really no good in goodbyes? After all, 'bad is not a word to describe farewells either.' Read More
A poem concerning a bittersweet goodbye. Read More

Poem / Poetry

April 14, 2017

Reads: 443

Comments: 3

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Though I did not know them extremely well, someone I knew died today, and it was quite harrowing. The finality of it really hit me - how we would never see him or speak to him again. In his personality, he was rather a lot like my uncle - I… Read More

Poem / Poetry

January 23, 2017

Graduation isn't the end, but the beginning of a new journey. All aboard! Image Cover source: http://bemorewithless.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/01/iStock_000009472573XSmall.jpg Read More
Dedicated to Carrie Fisher (1956-2016) who died at the age of 60 on December 27, 2016. Read More

Poem / Poetry

October 24, 2016

Reads: 535

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Good bye old friend Read More

Poem / Romance

August 20, 2016

Reads: 420

Comments: 2

The Booksie Classic House

Tags: goodbye, farewell

Poem / Romance

August 06, 2016

Reads: 537

Comments: 2

The Booksie Classic House

Leaving... Read More
For those who follow me, for those who read this, this is a tribute. This last week a fellow member of this site, HVMR, passed away. He was my brother. Not by blood, but he was my friend, and he meant more to me than he knew. He was a… Read More
May the road rise up to meet you, May the wind be ever at your back. May the sun shine warm upon your face and the rain falls softly on your fields. And until we meet again, may God hold you in the hollow of his hand. Read More
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