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The Booksie Classic House

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

Tags: love, family, fiction, life

Reads: 12

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A pome of wisdom and of growing older. Read More

Tags: life, change

Mistakes are not a bad thing if you think about it. Read More

Tags: life, mistakes

This free verse poem happens to be what a woman should be asking herself while waiting for her husband to come home. Read More
A continuation of Jenny's story from a different perspective. Read More

Poem / Poetry

July 16, 2018

Reads: 3

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

Tags: life, helps, diary

We all have that person who always bring you down no matter what the occasion may be. Here are a few tips on how to deal with what I call, HATERS. Read More

Tags: life, friends, bff, haters

Where part of a space station crew member wants to go is explained in this nonet poem. Read More

Tags: fantasy, life, misc, nonet

Reads: 0

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A man uses this sedoka poem to show his girlfriend what should really matter in life. Read More

Tags: love, life, misc, sedoka

Reads: 9

Comments: 2

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

Waiting Read More

Tags: life

A young man finds an old photo while going through some boxes in the attic with his father in this nove otto poem. Read More

Tags: life, misc, nove-otto

Poem / Poetry

July 14, 2018

Reads: 16

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Tags: love, life, sad, lessons

Reads: 16

Comments: 1

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

What does this door have in store? Read More
In this free verse poem, one half of a couple tells us what happened after he and his lover got themselves out of the rain. Read More

Reads: 16

Comments: 2

Shelves: 3

The Booksie Classic House

so long ago Read More

Tags: life

This free verse poem happens to be what a little girl would say to her mother who is getting into the shower. Read More

Poem / Poetry

July 13, 2018

Reads: 34

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

How we progress through this experience called life. Read More

Reads: 13

Comments: 1

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

A simple experience of someone whose reality mirrors none. Read More
A historical fiction piece based upon the journey of a knight of early Saxony. Read More

Tags: death, life, fear, change

A man uses this sedoka poem to tell us about the problem he happens to have with dating twin sisters. Read More

Tags: love, life, misc, sedoka

Poem / Poetry

July 13, 2018

Reads: 7

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

what is everything Read More

Reads: 10

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

This free verse poem happens to be what a cat on a park bench would say to a police officer. Read More
Life is so much more is basically explaining those moments when people go through tragedies and it feels like their world is coming to an end and they have to realize that there is more to life. Read More

Tags: life

Book / Memoir

July 12, 2018

Reads: 74

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Get to know me and all of my intersecting identities. A lot of what I write is inspired by my own experiences and feelings, and the purpose of this book is to give you readers a sense of how my identities interact with my writing. I encourage comments and… Read More

Poem / Poetry

July 12, 2018

Reads: 19

Comments: 3

Shelves: 4

The Booksie Classic House

Could we have made it work with no future in sight? Read More

Poem / Poetry

July 12, 2018

Reads: 0

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Tags: life, poem, tree, harmony, bee

The author of this nonet poem tells us what happened while his mother was looking at a family portrait. Read More

Tags: death, life, sad, misc, nonet

Booksie 2018 Poetry Contest

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