Homeless stories, books, poems, and more

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Short Story / Other

January 22, 2013

Reads: 557

Comments: 20

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This was entered for a short story competition online, it had to have something to do with food and drink so this is was I focused on. I'm uploading this because it's been months without a reply so I'm taking it as no news is bad news; I just don't… Read More

Reads: 756

Comments: 2

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This happened to me one day more than 15 years ago. I have never put it to "paper" before, but this is how that day transpired to the best of my recollection. Read More
Being kicked out of home and living on the streets provided me with an array of eye opening experiences that I now draw inspiration from, writing poetry. I am glad those challenging life experiences have become useful now, not just locked up inside me. Hope you enjoy my poetry. Please… Read More
This was just a random train of thought..... and it doesn't quite make sense either! Read More

Poem / Poetry

January 12, 2013

Reads: 328

Comments: 2

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poem about a homeless child Read More

Tags: child, homeless

Reads: 654

Comments: 8

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Based on real life events, names have been changed, please bear with me and correct me as I am not skilled in grammar, spelling, or punctuation, comments are appreciated also let me know if you plan on continuing reading! Read More

Reads: 576

Comments: 3

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Jaw1122's Prize! Sorry it's so late, bud! Read More
The story of my troubles with living on the streets from ages 9-14 as a girl. Read More

Reads: 600

Comments: 10

Shelves: 1

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A boy on Christmas Eve turns out to be someone we have all heard of.... Read More
Just something I wrote about what I thought being a musician clawing his way into the spotlight would be like; maybe a bit over dramatized. Read More
A true story about a trip that sparked my spirituality during the summer that I was homeless. Read More
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ITS ABOUT POVERTY AND HOMELESSNESS Read More

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Poem / Poetry

November 02, 2012

Reads: 269

Comments: 1

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Just a time some people come across in life I suppose Read More
A short story about how life is, and how it can turn out for anyone. I am still working on it, and I am looking for constructive criticism for my next short story. Read More

Reads: 596

Comments: 2

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A story about when I picked up a hitchhiker, and how it profoundly effected my life. Read More

Poem / Poetry

September 24, 2012

Reads: 209

Comments: 3

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"Became a savior to some kid I'll never meet, sent a check in the mail to buy them something good to eat, what will you do to make a change" ~Looking for angels by Skillet Read More

Poem / Poetry

September 22, 2012

Reads: 364

Comments: 5

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A poem about junkies, hookers, the poor, and the homeless. Read More
The first chapter of Skye Blue, a novel about a young girl whose fierce love and loyalty for the older brother who raised her sometimes puts her in danger. Read More

Reads: 236

Comments: 3

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Homeless Thinker suddenly became a good idea for a series, and so it was created. Unless I made more scripts on the same theme, each one remains independent of each other. You don't need to read "on Logic" to read this, but you may like it, if you like this.… Read More
poem about a hobo Read More

Book / Young Adult

August 12, 2012

Reads: 2622

Comments: 54

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Scarlett has been abandoned by everyone. Alone in a hostel she decides to shut off emotions, to stop caring about those around her. She hates people for all their worth (all except her gay best friend, Kian)and uses them for one thing only. But one day she meets a guy… Read More
The life of an older man, homeless again after 26 years, told against the backdrop of his attempts to help a street kid he met one day waiting to get into a homeless shelter. Read More
A true story of some homeless people here in Salem, Oregon whom did touch my heart. Read More
The canopy of Tamarind tree is home for homeless; the green pods make sour chutney and the sweet and sour pulp from ripe pods is extensively used in many culnary preparations. Read More
What does Christmas mean to you? Read More
A homeless man explains his philosophy of life in a chance encounter with a do-gooder. Read More
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