Life-lessons stories, books, poems, and more

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Siddhartha is worried as he can't find the reason why Archana has been upset for some time. Even on asking her, he couldn't get a convincing answer. Actually, they had a tiff about a trivial matter a couple of days ago. He thinks that may be the reason for her… Read More

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A ten years old boy, who lived in a small town in Japan, was very much interested in learning judo. Unfortunately, he had lost his left hand in an accident when he was a small kid. But his desire to learn judo never abated. Now his desire to learn judo… Read More

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A long time ago, there lived a king, who had no child. So, he was worried about his heir to the throne. One day, he decided that he would choose his heir from the children of his subjects. Therefore, he called all the children of the kingdom to assemble in… Read More

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In ancient India, people used to perform special rituals so that their soul could go to the heaven. A young man goes to the Buddha after the death of his father to find out a sure way so that his soul could go to the heaven. The Buddha tells him… Read More

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Long back, there lived a wise sage in a village. He used to have a large number of disciples, who came to have education in different aspects of life from afar. One day, a young disciple asked him who his teacher was. The sage goes on to tell about it.… Read More

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Poem / Poetry

February 22, 2019

Reads: 103

Comments: 5

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Thanks to Jeff Bezaire for the cover pic that inspired the write. Read More

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Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

This is a story of a girl's first homecoming dance, that does not quite go as expected. Read More
Bless in disguise Read More

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Poem / Poetry

August 29, 2018

Reads: 161

Comments: 2

The Booksie Classic House

Book / Non-Fiction

November 23, 2017

Reads: 326

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

our lives are a constant state of evolution. every part of us changes the longer we live, physically and mentally. this is clear when you notice how what you think and believe now is so different to what you thought or believed years ago. this evolution we go through… Read More
Community Theater, and the life long lessons it teaches, are as essential as academics in the schools. Read More
This story is about a young girl on a train who tries to help a perfect stranger through her struggles and along the way learns a valuable lesson. Read More
Race is about how to win a race in your life. Read More
" Passion is not just a word " Read More

Poem / Non-Fiction

December 02, 2016

Reads: 261

Comments: 2

The Booksie Classic House

A quick poem I wrote today thinking about mental health. Read More
6 year old Fred Sanders is the youngest space ranger in the universe. In this first book he meets his comic book hero Zando Centauri and blasts off on an adventure where his ability to tie his shoelaces saves the day. Read More
A group of young men and women at Cal Berkeley have observed a very old runner for over six months. A couple of them have classes in geriatrics and the amazing feats of the very old. So they follow him; sometimes all night. Now they want to know how and… Read More
Some strange vibes emanating from a very senior runner, attract the attention of a group of young men and women, who come to believe that he possess some special knowledge . . . and advice. Read More
Some Cal students have noticed an older guy running in the area over the past six months and some strange attraction makes them decide to follow him. Then they decide that they want to meet him. They all agree that they have a very odd feeling that he can… Read More
Read the poem, and you'll understand it Read More

Poem / Poetry

April 24, 2010

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The Booksie Classic House

correction live lessions Read More
After a death in the family and his father suspecting him of liking a neighborhood boy, Chris decides to run away to New York with his friend, Danielle. But guilt gets the best of him and he decides to return home. When he returns, his father disowns him and Chris… Read More
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