Homesick stories, books, poems, and more

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Below is a true story. When I was 22 years old a girlfriend and myself hitch hiked from Austin Texas to Battle Creek Michigan with the clothes we could carry in some back packs, my guitar in a guitar case and a packet of my artwork including the painting… Read More

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Once upon a time I hitchhiked with a girlfriend from Austin Texas to Battle Creek Michigan with my guitar, some back packs and a few other things. It took us three days to make it across country and we met some wonderful people along the way. The following is… Read More

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Written for a writing group, topic: "Exile". This is NOT autobiographical, but inspired by the life of Bertold Brecht (a German author). It's about someone being forced away from home into a strange environment and all he/she can think of is to get back home as soon as possible. Read More

Tags: hope, sad, new, exile, homesick

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Being homesick is hard. Even with all the new things to see. Change is never easy. Read More

Poem / Poetry

April 24, 2017

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Should I go home or stay behind ? Read More

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Calypso's not quite human. Although Spencer and Alicia don't know that when they rescue her from the sea, Calypso hides her true identity from her new friends. But she can't forget about the sea. Read More

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Crazy how the world came to be don't you think? Not too many get to really experience life itself. Read More

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The way how things can turn into from one day to the next. Read More

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part of my university collection I moved from England to New Zealand two weeks ago, and tonight I wrote this poem about being homesick. Please enjoy, and feel free to leave comments describing your own experiences with homesickness! :) Read More

Poem / Poetry

October 13, 2014

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A little poem written about being homesick for feeling nothing. Read More

Poem / Poetry

March 13, 2014

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I feel sad & homesick I wrote this before the love of my life left me Now I feel even more homesick Read More

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An ex-Pat experiences Thanksgiving in a country that doesn't recognize it. Reminiscing does not diffuse his frustrations with his family. Read More
The good life on a Caribbean Island. Exile, and triumphant return. Read More
I'm laying in this empty house with empty memories. Read More

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To my friends and family Read More

Poem / Other

November 22, 2009

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Sometimes it's one little unexpected thing, and you are back there... in the memory... Read More
An Australian cowboy and his advertising filmaking co-star he calls Little Darling. They combine their talents to boost the flagging sales of genuine cowboy belts with highly entertaining film clips produced in the US and shown on TV in many countries. Read More

Poem / Poetry

January 13, 2009

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I know it seems like I've been gone forever, Read More

Tags: love, family, homesick

Poem / Young Adult

May 23, 2008

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Comments: 1

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A very brief poem from the perspective of a college student who is homesick and not ready to go into the real world quite yet. Read More

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