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Short Story / Poetry

October 23, 2017

Reads: 0

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

This is a semi-finished short story that I wrote to piece together my thoughts and feelings. I wrote it for my Fiance, but I wanted to see what the community thought and if they had suggestions or ideas. Obviously it is a personal story, but thoughts and responses are… Read More

Book / Other

October 23, 2017

Reads: 134

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

Meet Matt. He's complicated. He's obstinate. He's sweary. Come with him and his friends on their journey through the ups and downs of life. Read More

Tags: love, family, fiction, life

Poem / Romance

October 22, 2017

Reads: 5

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Tags: love, life

greed in your teeth the flick of a cigarette getting everything you want at the supermarket store she's on time again and then we pause to think can't even wink to dismiss this earthly bliss when there's a dozen of pots in our sink Trump takes a dump on… Read More

Tags: life, hope-peace

I'm still growing I've made tons of mistakes. Read More
The great gift of hope is our sensational season of living. V8+ 52* Read More

Tags: love, hope, life, live, gift

Reads: 0

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A young man uses this 2468 piece to tell us what type of mistake his girlfriend had made in front of him. Read More

Poem / Romance

October 21, 2017

Reads: 18

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Tags: life, truth, craziness

After being struck by lightning, Lailaa believes she will spend the rest of her "death" in an infinite land of nothingness, but soon finds out that there is a place where everything, anything, and nothing, are combined as one... Read More

Poem / True Confessions

October 20, 2017

Reads: 0

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Tags: love, life, cycle

Poem / Poetry

October 20, 2017

Reads: 0

Shelves: 1

The Review Chain House

Decades stretched a cord, across years, up the stairs, and around chairs coiling beyond the door of one small room, groomed by the sun, of a Saturday afternoon... I am floating on a sea of a hardwood floor Prone, on my back, upon a lavender rug Examining… Read More

Tags: love, life, peace

Poem / Other

October 20, 2017

Reads: 7

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Life views Read More

Tags: life

Poem / Poetry

October 20, 2017

Reads: 10

Comments: 2

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

Tags: god, life, heaven, wisdom

Poem / Romance

October 19, 2017

Reads: 0

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Tags: love, life

Reads: 22

Comments: 2

Shelves: 2

The Life is Life House

Tags: hope, life

Reads: 28

Comments: 3

Shelves: 2

The Life is Life House

Reads: 35

Comments: 4

Shelves: 4

The Booksie Classic House

Thump...thump.. Read More

Reads: 0

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Learning from mistakes. It's taken a very long time. Read More

Tags: life, aging, learning

A young man tells us exactly what he saw in his art class in this four-line free verse poem. Read More

Reads: 8

Comments: 3

Shelves: 2

The Life is Life House

Tags: hope, life, peace

Poem / Poetry

October 19, 2017

Reads: 11

Comments: 3

Shelves: 1

The Always Writing House

Reads: 1522

Comments: 1

Shelves: 3

The Booksie Classic House

I'm only Twenty Six years old and already I've: Drunkenly climbed the tallest pyramid in Mexico, Met and spoke with demons, Obtained enlightenment a few times, but never kept it long enough to do anything productive, Was given the chance to join a few secret societies, saw first hand corruption… Read More

Tags: love, death, life, sex, zen

The author of this free verse poem tells us about what he saw when he woke up in someone else's bed. Read More

Article / Other

October 18, 2017

Reads: 15

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Happiness lies within us and all we have do is explore ourself and think differently. Read More

Tags: life, smile

Poem / Poetry

October 17, 2017

Reads: 0

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

The origin of words, how they change and are also lost. Read More

Tags: death, life, words

Poem / True Confessions

October 17, 2017

Reads: 0

Shelves: 1

The Life is Life House

Tags: life, fly

Ever since senior year ended at Archer High School, I moved to San Diego to meet my friends at D.I.E.G.O. Studios. My friends and I met differently. And conveniently, some of my friends are the same age. We planned that in college, we would all meet up and discuss… Read More
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