Longing stories, books, poems, and more

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Two friends, a jealous aristocrat, a lover... A story of love and passion set in Venice. All fiction,of course ,any resemblance to reality is a mere coincidence. Read More

Tags: love, longing

Short Story / Horror

September 16, 2020

Reads: 47

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Horror could be a mis labelling of this story, but it is firmly in the supernatural genre. Love is the most powerful thing we have as human beings. It can conquer any obstacles, endure any trial and last for eternity. What an amazing weapon. We should deploy it more often.… Read More
Mimi is a girl who is rather different from other girls. She is partially deaf. This is a story about her struggles in a world that could hear. Read More

Poem / Poetry

August 30, 2020

The speaker finds themselves passing by someone they once knew from a time ago. Before they started longing. Read More

Reads: 68

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A short poem about wanting someone, finding someone and staying together. Read More

Reads: 89

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Written at a time when I couldn't remember how good I had it. Never leaving, but it was fun to think about. Read More

Poem / Romance

April 30, 2020

Reads: 163

Comments: 2

The Booksie Classic House

Written 27/04/2020 Read More

Tags: gay, longing, pining

Poem / Romance

April 28, 2020

Reads: 127

Comments: 2

The Booksie Classic House

Talking with you is easy! But I've always found it difficult to be genuinely comfortable with others. So being open online, has been hideously painful and difficult. I've screwed up so much in our interactions recently.There isn't an excuse big enough, that justifies it. I'm sorry. But I honestly do… Read More

Poem / Romance

April 28, 2020

Reads: 111

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Written 26/04/2020 Read More

Tags: gay, longing, yearning

Poem / Poetry

March 02, 2020

Reads: 103

Comments: 1

The Dysfunctional Poetry House

It’s a guy thing Read More

Poem / Poetry

February 02, 2020

Reads: 165

Comments: 2

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

Poem / Non-Fiction

January 30, 2020

Reads: 150

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Past heartache, present illusions (or are they), future...remains to be seen. Read More
Past disillusion, present illusions (or are they), future hope. Red ribbon. Read More

Tags: longing

Reads: 138

Comments: 4

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Hope to die if you don't Read More

Poem / Poetry

December 16, 2019

Reads: 140

Comments: 4

The Booksie Classic House

Poem / Non-Fiction

November 11, 2019

Reads: 155

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Poem / Poetry

December 01, 2019

Reads: 136

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A poem about longing to fit in... Read More

Poem / Romance

October 08, 2019

Reads: 237

Comments: 5

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

Saudade: noun. (in Portuguese folk culture) a deep emotional state of melancholic longing for a person or thing that is absent. _ Photo by: Maeesha Seraj (Pinterest) Read More

Poem / Poetry

September 25, 2019

Reads: 160

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

The House of Matchsticks House

Another of my simple poems. Read More

Tags: love, longing, regret

In what seems like an endless suffering, all one could ask for is an end to it... Read More
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