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Poem / Poetry

May 20, 2010

Reads: 324

Comments: 40

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A narrative story-poem of a bright and handsome young man who..... OH!! Please just read it as I don't want to give away the story. Read More

Poem / Memoir

May 20, 2010

Reads: 276

Comments: 14

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

PLEASE NOTE: The POEM of JACQUES is at the end of the memoir!!! **I have written this in the first person as it seemed to flow much more smoothly for me and have a more dramatic impact, however, this is NOT my story but that of Jacques/Marilyn. Paris 1973 Read More

Poem / Poetry

May 05, 2010

Reads: 3209

Comments: 127

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Dirty Dishes was written in a unique style deliberately so that the reader might garner their own personal thoughts and feelings. Perhaps a smile... perhaps despair. Read More

Poem / Poetry

May 02, 2010

Reads: 213

Comments: 7

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A Haiku poem of 3 lines only with 5-7-5 syllable format. Love understood without the need for words. Read More

Poem / Poetry

October 21, 2009

Reads: 286

Comments: 12

Shelves: 1

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The title is self explanatory Read More

Poem / Poetry

March 25, 2009

Reads: 579

Comments: 30

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A special poem for a special lady on her special April birthday!!! Read More

Poem / Poetry

February 19, 2009

Reads: 525

Comments: 55

Shelves: 1

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Write colorfully... painting with words! Read More

Poem / Poetry

February 14, 2009

Reads: 868

Comments: 44

Shelves: 1

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Remembering past days on a lazy afternoon. Read More
One of the many problems of childhood. Fortunately, I had an understanding and loving mother who saw me through it. Read More

Poem / Poetry

February 02, 2009

Reads: 302

Comments: 11

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A traditional Haiku poem... 3 lines only of a 5-7-5 syllable format. The title tells all! Read More

Reads: 198

Comments: 7

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Okay, so this is my poem version of the old Booksie here, Booksie there poem... Those of you who I said I would add, I did! :DD Well anyway, these are some of my favorite works this month, so enjoy!!! Read More

Poem / Poetry

January 24, 2009

Reads: 707

Comments: 35

Shelves: 1

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This is angellynn's challenge piece. I chose the letter 'P' and I was given the title of "Promise Me" and was asked to write a 'rhyming' poem of 24 lines or less. I don't usually do challenge but I said okay, just this time. This was much tougher than I… Read More

Poem / Poetry

January 23, 2009

Reads: 220

Comments: 19

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

It's all about Katie's BIG One!!! Read More

Poem / Poetry

January 19, 2009

Reads: 454

Comments: 51

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

We must not give up on our dreams just because they don't seem to come true. Sometimes, it takes a little longer than planned or expected... Read More

Poem / Poetry

January 13, 2009

Reads: 1659

Comments: 26

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Live for today... hope for tomorrow... forgivesness for yesterday's mistakes. Read More

Reads: 360

Comments: 35

Shelves: 1

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Love without end... Read More
A memoir, free verse poem which will be part of the 'Harvard Street' Memoir Collection. Some dreams are never realized and some are never understood. If you commented on the original posting of "The Money Jar", which developed technical problems... please feel free to leave another comment here. Thanks for… Read More
Bittersweet Days is a narrative poem introduction of sorts for the "Harvard Street" memoir collection which is a work in progress. A few memoir poems that are currently part of my Booksie portfolio such as "...Monster" and "Talking to Myself" will be included as well as new narrative poetry. I… Read More

Poem / Poetry

December 23, 2008

Reads: 667

Comments: 32

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Snow... perhaps the prettiest of poisons. Read More
Please enjoy reading about this beautiful and mysterious land from my personal travels, while learning about the facts, history and culture of Iceland. Read More

Poem / Poetry

November 30, 2008

Reads: 844

Comments: 38

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

This is a poem/song lyric that I wrote, (and also the music), to specifically put "Christ" back in 'Christ'mas!! Celebrate the 'real meaning' of Christmas this year and have a Blessed holiday. Wishing love and Peace on Earth to all.....Jerry Read More

Reads: 503

Comments: 12

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

A deeee-licious, easy, low-fat, Thanksgiving / Christmas, PUMPKIN MOUSSE PIE recipe for all my Booksie friends and fans to enjoy worldwide while writing, reading and commenting!!! ENJOY!! ENJOY!! ENJOY!! Read More

Poem / Poetry

November 20, 2008

Reads: 940

Comments: 55

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

You can feel more alone in a crowded room than in an empty one. Loneliness in later years can bring one to the realization that they have wasted much of their life and taken love and friendships for granted. Read More

Poem / Poetry

November 14, 2008

Reads: 683

Comments: 37

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A traditional Haiku Poem. 3 line ~ 5-7-5 syllable format. Losing your way along life's journey. The title tells all! Read More

Reads: 787

Comments: 36

Shelves: 1

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A Thanksgiving Prayer... sort of. Read More
My mother would have turned 95 today. This is a 'letter/poem that I wrote for family and friends and is my tribute to her "wonder-full" life! I hope you feel you know her now, as well!! Read More

Reads: 444

Comments: 47

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A poem of prejudice and intolerance, culminating in a deadly hate crime. The taking of a remarkable, gifted life, all too soon. This poem is based on an actual horrific event that happened many years ago. Read More

Short Story / Humor

October 22, 2008

Reads: 752

Comments: 24

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A SHORT-SHORT "Tall Story" about a few moments in the day of Stretch, a mighty giraffe, as told by him. PLEASE NOTE that this was written as a "performance piece" to be presented before a live audience. Adding to the impact and humor, Stretch has an aristocratic British accent! Read More

Reads: 319

Comments: 6

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A believer's jumble of letters and words making them fit into a message of peace, hope, faith and love. A good read for today or perfect for the Christmas season. Read More
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