Homeless stories, books, poems, and more

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Reads: 520

Comments: 17

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This is a horror/crime/romance short story. It's about a man's lust for money, who end up killing a woman for her possesion. Read out more :) Read More

Short Story / Young Adult

September 14, 2009

Reads: 455

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Supposelbly homeless boy asks a girl for a dollar and she falls for him. Short story. Read More
A young girl feels the need to live away from normal society in a way most people would find strange. Even with the strange lifestyle she seems to love it. Read More
Courtney Is Just An Average 15 Year old Girl, With An Average Life. It's All Going Quite Good For Her And Her Friends, Until Disaster Strikes. ... xox Read More

Poem / Poetry

September 04, 2009

Reads: 362

Comments: 6

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Just another poem about something I care about - homeless people -so sad Read More

Tags: lonely, sad, cold, homeless

Reads: 2063

Comments: 12

The Booksie Classic House

Poem giving what could go through the mind of the homeless Read More

Reads: 448

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

This story is an existential play on the insecurity of man within an unforgiving universe and the fragility of our idea of home--namely, it is a farce about a bum who decides to walk into a grocery store and eat whatever he likes. In mere moments, it becomes a complete… Read More

Reads: 732

Comments: 4

Shelves: 1

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Busking is a hard way of life, and Ren prides himself on it. Known around town by being harder to shake off a corner than a migraine, He's surprisingly able to eke out a living with his music. But things turn like bad fiction the night a girl breaks into… Read More
A family seems to be what everyone esle has but me, who stands all alone. I always see toddlers playing with their parents on the playground. When I was their age I was struggling to survive on the streets. I always see teenagers, those my age, greeting their parents at… Read More
Try to look inside the minds of the leathery, cracked and worn faces that gaze up at us from the edges of sidewalks. The dilapidated loiterers we gaze upon with such disdain. Most often they fail to understand how or why they are different. Read More

Poem / Poetry

May 16, 2009

Reads: 756

Comments: 9

The Booksie Classic House

A short poem thats about being lonely. Read More

Poem / Poetry

January 21, 2009

Reads: 603

Comments: 2

The Booksie Classic House

This is a piece of English work based on Stone Cold by Robert Swindells. Its about an old homeless woman. Read More

Tags: homeless, lady

A unique pair of street urchins make fast friends when the chips are stacked against them. Read More

Poem / Poetry

January 16, 2009

Reads: 2010

Comments: 3

The Booksie Classic House

This is a random rhyming poem. Read More

Tags: cold, homeless, poor

A homeless bum wanders the streets convinced that he alone knows the the world is under attack. Read More

Poem / Poetry

December 22, 2008

Reads: 2077

Comments: 13

The Booksie Classic House

The homeless are growing rapidly.Due to economics, job loss,Mental and physical disabilities.People, if we cant give them money.At least give them a cardboard box with a blanket or two in it. Read More

Poem / Poetry

December 18, 2008

Reads: 268

Comments: 4

The Booksie Classic House

We pass them by on the streets ... the subways .. under bridges .. do we know why they chose to stay there? We might never know the answer to the question ... yet strangely enough we sometimes wish we could be in their shoes. When the going gets tough… Read More

Poem / Poetry

December 09, 2008

Reads: 391

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

it's kind of a poem about appreciating what you've got..i think.. Read More

Tags: poetry, hope, homeless

it talks about what you have and other people dont thank you Courtney for help with the title Read More

Reads: 1061

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

My day working in a soup kitchen. Why don't you find out if there's a soup kitchen near you and volunteer to help? Read More
The world you live in is less than nothing... Read More

Book / Fantasy

August 05, 2008

Reads: 1375

Comments: 35

The Booksie Classic House

Ribbon is a girl who lives with a group of vampires shes can phase and go invisable she has a huge adventure hardship and all that jazz NO I DID NOT STEAL THIS FROM poolofink BECAUSE THAT IS MY OTHER ACCOUNT I CANOT ACCESS FOR SOME REASON SO I CREATED… Read More

Book / Other

May 29, 2008

A runaway learns in the face of loss. Read More

Poem / Poetry

April 14, 2008

Reads: 372

Comments: 3

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Story of a homeless dog. Read More

Poem / Poetry

March 28, 2008

Reads: 225

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A poem of observation. Read More
A childhood experience that has made me a better person-- "The only way to find yourself, is to lose youself in the service of others." --Gandhi Read More

Book / Young Adult

February 18, 2008

Reads: 2398

Comments: 13

The Booksie Classic House

Mary didn't have the best home life so she decided to leave. After a few weeks leaving on the streets, she mets a man named Cain, who will change her life in every possible way. Read More
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