Houses stories, books, poems, and more

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An essay on the Canadian pastime of braking for real estate. Read More
Advice and tips on how to build a successful, thriving Booksie House. Read More
Three pigs make their own houses and a wolf becomes their neighbour and friend Read More

Tags: fire, wolf, three, houses, pigs

Poem / Poetry

October 14, 2016

Reads: 50

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

I wrote this poem when I was living in Colorado and inadvertently learned that a couple a few doors down was dealing with cancer in the family, the father there and an adult son living in another state. There were no external clues of what they were going through and… Read More

Tags: houses, neighbors

Poem / Fantasy

September 21, 2016

Reads: 82

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

The Poems House

Just an exercise in rhyme, a poem about fantasy people, places, and things. Read More

Book / Fantasy

November 20, 2015

Reads: 80

Comments: 11

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

The province of Dawnspire once lived under the united banner of House Tykirian, where values such as honor and chivalry are held in the highest esteem. But the lesser houses hungered for power, and they rebelled against the great house, eradicating all of its power and taking it for themselves.… Read More

Reads: 107

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

How colours affect lives. Read More
Why it isn't a wise thing to put new into old. Read More

Reads: 115

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

The life and times in and around a lake. Read More
A small girl has a bad start in life, but finishes well. Read More
An elderly lady reminisces about her childhood. Read More
How destiny influences people's lives. Read More
The death of servant maid brought back memories to Juggernaut. Read More
The 3 little pigs are moving out of their houses...but they have to watch out for the big bad pig. Read More
Arcabia was a kingdom where the people started worshipping satan, where girls were buried alive, where children born were reared up by High Priests in the use of magic...... Read More

Reads: 528

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Alec lives with his mother and sister Bella due to his mothers job they move around alot, he thought it would be like every other time but when he meets a blue eyed boy his life is changed forever. Read More

Reads: 147

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Not too crazy about this one, but why not? Short horror story about a man in an old house like always. Abrupt ending, but I just wanted to move on to writing something else. Read More

Reads: 166

Comments: 7

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

we live in a beautiful part of decorah, ia. this is what i see from my porch. Read More

Tags: animals, houses, porch

Poem / Humor

April 28, 2012

Reads: 283

Comments: 6

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Patience is the name of my friend and this is her take on that old saw about glass houses and stones. She gave me permission to fashion it as haiku so I/we can share it with you... Read More
Now I am in a good position. Both of us, my wife and me, are employees and earning well enough to live happily. However, we do not feel happy in the sense of that purity of happiness we had had in our old village. Anyway, along with these memories of… Read More

Reads: 216

Comments: 8

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Steam trains may be obsolete but will always hold a facination with me .... Read More

Reads: 129

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Poem about the darkside of wonderland barried deep within. Read More

Reads: 91

Comments: 6

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Watch the witch before the moon...Hallooween is coming soon!!!...Down the streets the children came...it hopes that fun is what's to gain..."Happy Hallooween"... Read More

Reads: 357

Comments: 35

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Amber is forced to move while she doesn't want to. When she's in England and at her boarding school she doesn't know what to expect... Read More

Reads: 328

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Its about the karai place and about its people Read More

Short Story / Other

June 11, 2010

Reads: 502

Comments: 25

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

I couldn't even put this into poetry. Dedicated to Amy; who broke up with me 5/6/10 Read More

Book / Science Fiction

February 10, 2010

Reads: 945

Comments: 6

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

What if events of the world had gone differently? What would Happen. What if the Roman empire had been stopped too soon? "the night is always darkest before the dawn" but what if there was no dawn on the horizon. Because I will not be mentioning some of this information… Read More

Reads: 126

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

The Bob Dylan concert that i attended in July of 2009. Read More

Short Story / Fantasy

October 16, 2009

Reads: 283

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

This is the second one in the 100 theme challenge, Beast. (Yes, I am well aware that I'm no wondrous writer, but I'm trying. :P) Read More

Poem / Poetry

October 11, 2009

Reads: 113

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

you see, it's about the hogwart school houses...and i know i am a slytherin Read More
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