Grandparents stories, books, poems, and more

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A young girl discovers the mystery of where her grandparents disappeared too after they were dead and found there treasure to save there parents home from being Foreclosed upon. Read More

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Poem / Poetry

February 21, 2017

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This poem is about two-year-old twin toddlers that lost their parents during wartime in Iraq. Their parents were friends of mine. I was stationed at the same base in northern California. The grandparents (who were wonderful) adopted the twins. The twins were their whole life. While writing this poem I'm… Read More

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They didn’t have a right to ask me of things when they had stolen away everything. But when they did, I was the biggest, fattest and ugliest liar ever. Life was cruel that way. Read More
A small girl has a bad start in life, but finishes well. Read More
When you reach the age that your family sends you off to a place that's called a "home", you'd be surprised at the treatment of your loved one's. What you're paying for, what Medicare pays for. It's no wonder your loved one does everything they can to prove that they… Read More

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This is just a little piece of the day of my birth and about a family member who I never really got to meet but I will always know. Like I said before, everything I write for all of you is true. Read More

Poem / Poetry

January 10, 2014

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Memories are what make us happy, what make us who e are. They are the building blocks for our personalities. Read More

Poem / Poetry

November 02, 2013

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Comments: 13

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Have you ever HOPED for something to happen? Something that might make your life perfect? I have. Most of the time, hoping (Or wishing but whatever) something can help you. But sometimes, it's not gonna happen. (This poem is fiction. This isn't about me or people that I know. This… Read More

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The thoughts of an old women who has gotten alzheimers. She sits alone in her room looking at an old photo album. Read More
A short piece about my my grandmother's house in Virginia. Read More

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Three grandfathers decide to put youngsters on the straight and narrow. Read More
Abbey hates to admit it. She hated it more than anything. that she was scared. The truth was, yes.. she was really, really scared. But she never wanted to admit it for anyone. Not even for herself. But for what? For what was she so scared of? well, basically everything.… Read More
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Essay / Memoir

January 17, 2013

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A memory that has always puzzled me about my alarm, regarding the birds, is of me at my grandparent's house in Mississippi. Read More

Essay / Memoir

July 14, 2012

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The one word that changed my life the most was "no." This is a nonfiction account of the most powerful word in our language, written in loose essay format. Read More
Hi, my name is Robert Josh Samsen and this is the story of my life story. I believe it provides a different outlook on life and it may bring tears. To others, it might be boring but to me, it's from the heart; a heart that I was born with… Read More

Poem / Other

February 03, 2012

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this is a opem i wrote my grandma. i never got to meet her so i wrote this. Read More

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When Alex Carson's wife dies shortly after giving birth to their daughter. He decides to give the girl over to his in-laws so he can shape himself up before becoming her father. But after missing more of her life than he intended, can this 35 year old writer raise this… Read More

Poem / Poetry

January 01, 2012

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READING ALL THOSE OLD CLASSICS ,I THOUGHT OF WRITING THIS POEM ..HOPE U LIKE IT !!! Read More
Names have been slightly altered. True story, based on my life. Read More

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Hi, my my name is Grace, and I have Down Syndrome. I can't talk, or walk on my own. I always have to be in my wheelchair and an assistant wheels me around. My mom and dad work everyday, so I never get to see them. I live with my… Read More
Just some thoughts that I wrote down as an occational paper for writer's craft. I hope that you all enjoy! Read More

Short Story / Young Adult

October 28, 2011

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This is a descriptive paragraph that I wrote for a project in my writer's craft class this year. Read More

Poem / Poetry

September 22, 2011

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Comments: 1

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A little memoir. Everything is there for a reason. Read More

Book / Romance

July 22, 2011

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Jamie Longhouse isn't your average teenage girl. She loves to paint on the sand, race her pet turtle against squirming worms, and sing while she tries to stay underwater. Some may say she's crazy, but to her loved ones, she's eccentric and unique. But Jamie can never seem to find… Read More

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The twenty-fifth of July becomes a very special date. A woman sits by her desk, no longer bothering to count the hours. The radio plays in the background, softly spinning old classics. She awaits a phone call that will adorn her gravestone. Read More

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A story about a girl who was dumped on her grandparents by her father when her mother died. Set in 1911 up to the time she got married. Old Lancashire folk with some dialect of which tanslation has been given. Read More

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When Scarlett gets the news that her biological mother died she doesn't really know what to think, but then when your parents tell her that her biological grandparents want her to spend some time with them before they croack she starts to panic a little bit, three months with some… Read More

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I honestly don't know how I came up with this idea...I had a spastic poetry moment. But once I finished it, I actually learned a lot. Take note! Actually, don't...I hope you enjoy :) Read More
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