Hippies stories, books, poems, and more

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Comments: 4

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The Romance House

After 8 years out west, festival vendor Lex returns home. She knows the shows, the venues, the competition, and she really knows her estranged sort-of-ex-husband, Konstantin. She's done a lot of growing up, and he hasn't. He's pretty much the last person she wants to deal with. But this is… Read More

Poem / Poetry

May 13, 2015

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Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

AT A BASE CAMP IN SANS SABASTION IN 1970 Read More
MOE.DOWN FESTIVAL IN UPSTATE NY. A recollection of events, thoughts and perhaps a guide to the uninformed. DRUGS,ALCOHOL,ROCK AND ROLL, SARCASM ANALISIS,DARK HUMOR "GOGOL BORDELLO", "LESS CLAYPOOL" AND "PRIMUS" Read More
Two apparently normal and ordinary people are not what they seem. Read More
Lake Mariposa is a coming of age story about growing up and falling in love in the 1960's. It involves the counter culture of that era. Read More

Poem / Poetry

August 27, 2013

Reads: 85

Comments: 3

Shelves: 1

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This is my messed up poetry! :D Haha, enjoy and tell me how 'un-poetic' it is! Milly. Read More

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Shelves: 1

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An entry for The Challenge Maker's 'Romance Challenge'. Read More
A short summary of expereince living in the midst of rainforest. Read More
Story of a fictional character Alerico who took a chance to travel to the Big Island to get away from his past life in California. Read More
I had my dream life waiting for me: a beautiful German girl to move in with, a gorgeous mountain town to explore and write about, and now this job offer. But that's when they hit me with the news, "Now you're gonna have to cut that hair. We just don't… Read More

Book / Young Adult

October 28, 2012

Reads: 106

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Hoping to be famous reporter Oliver Harrison documents his and his friends adventure to Sadie,Vermont and what happens there. Read More

Tags: teens, hippies

Birmingham. Delano. Chicago. Kent State. War. The Environment. Worker Exploitation. Hippies. Yippies. Cops and politicians. People were singing. People were marching. People were protesting. The news media reported, editorialized, lampooned, misreported, and scornfully dismissed the new social movements forged from alienation. And then the revolution of the 1960s evolved into… Read More

Poem / Poetry

November 17, 2010

Reads: 188

Comments: 4

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Tribute to John Lennon. Read More

Poem / Poetry

November 12, 2010

Reads: 108

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

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Musing on the lost revolution. Read More

Reads: 366

Comments: 7

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

15 year old Timothy is looked down upon in the social world of the teenagers his age. He has many friends though, in his own little group of hippies. He goes through his summer with a newfound love, and even begins a band with his friends. One day something terrible… Read More
A young man's hunger for the big life leads him down some dark alleys where he eventually runs into the wrong people. Read More
A childless couple have just gotten into an argument over their childless status. The husband seeks out a Foster Care and Adoption Agency to remedy the problem. He brings home more than just a mortal infant, and realizes he's been duped into signing a contract with a clandestine ghost agency. Read More
Here's another experience of mine concerning prejudice. After remembering it, I now add it to the others--which, in turn, become part of the rationale relating to why prejudice matters to me and why I continue to post segments of my thesis which I wrote on prejudice. Read More

Poem / Poetry

January 09, 2007

Reads: 310

Comments: 4

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A poem about the hippies and their generation...enjoy! :) Read More

Book / Young Adult

November 30, -0001

Reads: 21

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Summer Fields' lifestyle is a strange one. With hippie parents who love to travel, Summer hasn't lived in any city longer than two years. Her parents' spur of the moment traveling ends when they finally decide to settle in Australia which is almost nine-thousand miles away from their current home… Read More
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