Growing-up stories, books, poems, and more

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What if equality for sexual rights were finally settled? What if being sexually different was normal more than ever, and being straight was different? The story of Tyler, the coming of age, and his adaption to the world. Read More
A collection of random memories from my childhood Read More
I'm in my 50s now, but I often find myself reminiscing about my younger years. I grew up with alcoholic parents, which affected me a great deal. Even all these years later, I still struggle with that. Read More

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Comments: 4

The Booksie Classic House

Thoughts about why I am a writer Read More

Poem / Poetry

November 27, 2020

Reads: 136

Comments: 2

The Booksie Classic House

Written in my head while my grand daughter was getting underfoot. Read More
Do we regret some of our life-changing decisions Read More

Tags: growing-up

If each day of the average human lifespan was symbolized by a squared centimeter of construction paper, there would be a rather disheartening mural titled "Average Human Lifespan" on this earth measuring only two feet left to right and top to bottom, reminding us that life is short and each… Read More

Poem / Poetry

September 30, 2020

Reads: 64

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

My Father Passed when I was 10, small poem about growing up with out him. Read More

Tags: growing-up

Just a short insopired by a conversation with my 4 year old niece. Read More

Poem / Memoir

May 14, 2020

Reads: 209

Comments: 3

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

My youth Read More

Tags: growing-up

Book / Fantasy

April 09, 2020

Reads: 222

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Review Chain House

Three teens in a Dice Dungeon group are suddenly approached by the embodiment of death itself to claim their lives. However, one of the teens jokingly challenges the Reaper to a game. For an unknown reason, the Reaper accepts the challenge, and now; Mac Caroni, Kreme Brulae, and Cole Slaw,… Read More
I'm trying to write a book of poems. This is one of those poems. Read More
A memoir I wrote after my brother died. Read More

Poem / Poetry

February 27, 2020

Reads: 162

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Just a short blurb on growing up. Read More

Tags: growing-up

Poem / Poetry

February 09, 2020

Reads: 190

Comments: 9

Shelves: 1

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Photo (c) Elijah O'Donnell Read More

Reads: 532

Comments: 7

Shelves: 4

The Booksie Classic House

A wise man knows when to have some fun. Read More

Featured Review by Keke Serene

"I just love how things tie together nicely at the end! You should really collect your stories in one volume. :)" Read More

Short Story / Young Adult

November 21, 2019

Reads: 290

Comments: 6

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

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Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

My favorite color is ... Read More
A child dealing with the temptations of life. Read More

Poem / Poetry

May 04, 2019

Reads: 226

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Do we really have to put away childish things? Read More
Story about a rural family who have a special son. Read More
Revelations is about how the way I viewed the world changed as I grew up Read More

Poem / Fantasy

March 28, 2019

Reads: 498

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

This poem is about a little angel named Amanaki and his life from young child to adult. Growing up can be hard. Read More

Book / Fan Fiction

March 10, 2019

Reads: 447

Comments: 1

The Fandom Fanatics House

A few peeks into the lives of the Wildes, sequel to Cruise Liner and the last story in my Secrets and Lies series. Read More
At twelve years old, Bo is unexpectedly promoted from child to man during this special hunting weekend in the woods of East Texas. He faces a series of tests: corralling his wayward brothers, protecting his mothers's shotgun, keeping track of his prized knife, and meeting his demanding father's expectations. He… Read More
as originally published here... http://www.smilesforall.com/best-bike-ride-ever/ Read More
Dare to dream or stay to decay..... Read More
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