Football stories, books, poems, and more

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Essay / Non-Fiction

August 22, 2021

Reads: 91

Comments: 2

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

Tags: me, cricket, football

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Comments: 2

The Booksie Classic House

A football player faces retirement whilst her boyfriend and coach have other ideas. Read More
The 2020-2021 NFL season was a wild one. All of the free agent moves, trades, surprising records, and COVID made it crazy, so I'm here to break it all down. Read More

Book / Sports

October 24, 2020

Reads: 1081

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

DREAM SQUAD... A group of young talented players gets discovered by a young inexperienced coach who was previously sacked as an assistant coach, he is given a chance by a one time big club who lives on past glory but is now broke and close to extinction. Read along as… Read More
A small piece of history for me. Read More
Based on a true story. Football practice in August is just wrapping up when one of the coaches notices that a player on the field is not moving. A tragic accident on the "field of honor" and its aftermath. Read More

Poem / Poetry

May 14, 2020

Reads: 204

Comments: 4

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Cover image: pixabay.com. Read More
This is a continuation of OATHS. Dakota isn't who she thought she was, but that isn't enough to get her out of the trouble she is in. Can she trust her new found family? Read More
Act normal, they say. Normal? Can anyone act normal after what I've been through? But I guess that's exactly what it is. An act. When Veronica Hatterfield starts her senior year of high school two weeks late in small-town Virginia, she's all anyone can talk about. Pretty, kind, and with… Read More

Reads: 661

Comments: 5

Shelves: 15

The Booksie Classic House

We'd never heard of a dump closed on Thanksgiving before, and with tears in our eyes, we drove off into the sunset lookin' for another place to put the garbage -- Arlo Guthrie Read More

Tags: music, football

Featured Review by Archia

"Funny all the coincidences and connections that came up. I enjoyed seeing how it all came together, I did have to wrack my head a little bit to ..." Read More

Reads: 292

Comments: 1

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When Liam bumps into the United manager in wine bar he can't believe his luck. Then the manager tells him a secret. Read More

Tags: football

There is a monster on the loose :) Read More

Tags: aliens, football

Reads: 339

Comments: 2

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

Year in and year out the football powerhouse Hert City Trojans import a ringer to fuel their championship charge, but their luck is about to change. In the small backwater town of Tsalagee, first-year coach Donny Doyle knows the only way he can fulfill his promise to unseat the Hert… Read More
Two friends see a red balloon. Read More

Poem / Humor

December 09, 2018

Reads: 568

Comments: 3

Shelves: 1

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poem about a child who is desperate to see his dad who has made him a very special promise. Read More

Tags: son, dad, promise, football

Based on a true situation where a girl I know went with her friends to a local tournament and played the boys off the park. Read More

Reads: 464

Comments: 1

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A highly prized recruit signs with his dream institution. Read More
It is about a girl loving football. Read More

Tags: football

Reads: 24376

Comments: 5

Shelves: 20

The Booksie Classic House

I never hang out with anyone my cat doesn’t approve of. Read More

Featured Review by Nicholas Cochran

"What a hoot. You have a gift for writing, creating a clever cat, and conjuring Italian food. Can’t lose. What a Christmas pudding of fun; with..." Read More

A look ahead to the 2018/19 Premier League season. Read More
Eric had always known his gran hated football, but he hoped she would change her mind now that England were in the World Cup final. Read More
The town's footbal club was struggling to stay in the league, until the old winger came along. Read More

Poem / Poetry

March 08, 2018

Reads: 515

Comments: 3

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

I wrote this somewhere in the 1990s I think. When I came to type it up from its notebook I realised that a couple of the references were too out of date to perhaps be relevant now. I haven't changed them, but have added a note at the bottom… Read More
A look at the 2017/18 Premier League title race so far. Read More

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