Farm stories, books, poems, and more

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Short Story / Thrillers

December 05, 2017

Reads: 0

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

The life story of an unnamed individual in a messed up society. But is it all as simple as it seems, or is there some hidden truth behind it all? Read More
Truth comes veiled in the ancient mystery of prophetic dreams. Read More

Tags: family, hope, home, farm

Reads: 17

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

There are several kinds of smarts, but there is only one kind of kindness. But in this story we may find Karma lends a hand from time to time, you know, to make up for a deficit. Read More
A normal Monday on the farm Read More

Reads: 14

Comments: 3

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Things are a little different in the country, away from big city life. They are down right strange in other places. Read More

Tags: tree, farm, road, chickens

This joke, rather dead-pan to some, tongue-in-cheek to others, has a long and varied history. It has been delivered in mostly short length verbal versions, but the punch-line is always about the same thing. This longer version is told by Bert's best friend. Read More

Book / Young Adult

August 15, 2017

Reads: 42

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Book trailer: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9IacZSBYcUI Read More
I have written a business plan that is based on starting on a small scale. Perhaps not catching 50 fish the first year and, if every thing goes well, I will increase the number each year until I reach a comfortable level of living from not catching fish. Read More

Reads: 100

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Defining the most dangerous farm animal. The most dangerous farm animal on the planet is the CHICKEN. Free range chickens are to be feared. They will lay eggs everywhere except the nest box the farmer built for the hens. The first person that saw the egg come out of the… Read More

Tags: humor, funny, farm

Reads: 99

Shelves: 1

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My uncle, Lawrence Howe, remembers the beloved grandfather who came to live with his family on a small farm in Southern California. Read More
A little short little story about being honest in dealing with others and how it might have been handled, Back In The DAY. Read More

Reads: 65

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Johnny-Ray is seen standing in Farmer Carter's field in the wee-hours of the morning and Deputy Malone would like to know why. --- Maybe he shouldn't want to know, but it's all part of the job. Read More
If you want to eat well, go to the local farmer and ask for fresh, organic food. And you are sure to find "the best food in the world" if you go to the farm of Georges. It was so until Georges got into trouble with the agrobusiness who tried… Read More
Kathleen likes to read and brings cows into her book and her cows think her hair might be grass. Read More

Essay / Humor

November 26, 2016

Reads: 111

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Farm life. After all the time that has passed, the childhood home, I remember so fondly, does not exist. Read More

Tags: memories, funny, farm, mn

Reads: 98

Comments: 1

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

The chance meeting of two individuals with nothing in common. Read More

Tags: girl, farm, talking, cow, magpie

Poem / Poetry

September 19, 2016

Reads: 93

Comments: 4

Shelves: 1

The Poems House

Poem-story about a country visit. Read More

Reads: 208

Comments: 9

Shelves: 1

The Contently Deranged Travelers House

Life on a farm in the early 1900s Read More

Tags: death, life, farm, cattle, feed

Book / Romance

August 14, 2016

Reads: 406

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

The year is 1936. It's a hot and humid summer. Jean Mooney is seventeen, going on eighteen when a new family, the Montgomery's, move into town, taking up lodge next to the Mooney's family farm. With their airs of wealth and comfort, Jean disregards them completely. That is, until Jean… Read More

Reads: 247

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

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meet matthew the rabbit and kind creature who lives on a farm in estoria. when his friend jonathan his bullied by ollie, the owl, how will matthew react? first story in the life of matthew the rabbit. Read More

Reads: 80

Comments: 1

Shelves: 2

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About 3,000 words here. --- In this story a young man attempts to help a Being he met in a watery sink-hole; actually the Being was the water, and the end result created a friendship. Read More

Reads: 152

Comments: 2

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

This is a touching story about a goat and its farmer Read More

Tags: farm, goat

Ethan runs for City Council, Ryan meets Catherine's friends and family and Madeline and Peter present a plan for their cryotherapy clinic to investors. Read More
Catherine brings Ryan to her farm, Alan’s mom gets a divorce and promises to marry a multimillionaire and Ethan and his jury hands down a final judgement in the murder case he’s involved in trying Read More
A poetic snap-shot of a family and the place they hold in America. Read More
A segment in the life of this dog, an important one. Read More

Tags: boy, dog, farm, rabbits, cottage

A free ranger farm kid begin to learn the farmer's way very early in life. A four year old could steer farm tractors while the parent loaded bales of hay on the hay-rack without stopping. The tractors of that far past time did not have enclosed cabs, nor lights or… Read More
Of all the critters in a farmers arsenal, chickens are the nastiest but the one that is mad at everything and everyone is the farm bull. It may be enjoyable to see the dog chuckle and the cat boss you around but it is down right humiliating to be the… Read More
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