Lament stories, books, poems, and more

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the daily lament of a school teacher Read More

Tags: lament

Reads: 111

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A sonnet of healing and heartbreak. (Rhyme scheme: ABBAABBACDDCEE.) Read More
lamenting the loss of a dreamed lover. Read More

Poem / Poetry

December 22, 2018

Reads: 299

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A brief glimpse into the life of an addict whose true addiction runs deeper than the vice she abuses. Read More
Do I ever really give up? I'm not sure I know myself, but time will tell. Not merciful, not ideal, but true. Truer than any loyalty known to man. Time will forget us all, but it will give us a chance to experience it in ways we will learn… Read More

Poem / Poetry

July 11, 2017

Reads: 517

Comments: 10

Shelves: 1

The Vintage Publishing House

A piece I wrote back in March of 2009. Read More
There's times you feel as if all world has left you, and you question just what you're worth... Read More

Poem / Romance

September 16, 2016

Reads: 555

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Imagine that you could just fly away from all that tries to tie you up and bring you down... Read More
This is a poem that was inspired by Lionel Walfish's 'Death Boutique' (which you should totally check out). It's the story of a ghost telling his tale and the tales of a few friends to a traveller. The rest is open to interpretation. If anyone wants to make a sequel… Read More

Reads: 230

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Remembering a lost love Read More
I haven't quite chosen a title but I have three sort of choices: "The Howl – Lamentation – The Lament", but it's just a little part of a book I'm hoping to keep adding to every day. I'd rather not spoil it, but it's definitely about a struggle with change,… Read More
Burz and Urum travel to Cheydinhal to find the one who might succeed at killing Malak. Read More

Poem / Poetry

October 10, 2013

A short poem about the struggle of dealing with a love that cannot happen. Read More

Tags: loss, romance, sad, lament

The temporal existence of life Read More

Poem / Memoir

September 03, 2013

Reads: 356

Comments: 5

The Booksie Classic House

We see only the harshness of reality. Read More

Poem / Poetry

August 14, 2013

Reads: 459

Comments: 4

The Booksie Classic House

Not so poetic. Just a short ramble out of a sudden inspiration. Read More
This is my last cry out. This is my final attempt to be heard. PLEASE DO NOT TREAT THIS AS JUST ANOTHER PIECE!!!! I am hoping that someone cares, and maybe this can help turn my life around. PLEASE HELP ME!!!!!!! Read More

Reads: 394

Comments: 4

The Booksie Classic House

How memory fades with age, and why "what was" becomes surreal. (approx. 720 words) Read More
A lament for a last husband Read More
A lament for a last husband Read More

Poem / Poetry

October 05, 2011

Reads: 289

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

It really sucks to be unemployed.... Read More

Poem / Poetry

May 26, 2011

Reads: 949

Comments: 42

The Booksie Classic House

Wavering with the passage of ages is the human minds... and our wishes too! Read More

Reads: 310

Comments: 2

The Booksie Classic House

About a bride who comes to know what hurt means because of her workaholic husband who is probably a policeman!!! Read More
About a divorcee who laments her decision!!! Read More
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