Longing stories, books, poems, and more

752 results    

Poem / Romance

July 01, 2022

Reads: 14

Comments: 2

The Booksie Classic House

Free form. Read More

Reads: 112

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Oh! How I long for rest. How I long to get away from it all. How I long to escape. How I long to free myself from these shackles of life. How I long to flee this mortal coil. How I long for eternal slumber. How I long for the… Read More
Sometimes long enough is not very long other times it is never long enough. Read More

Tags: longing, grief

A poem I tacked together for the person I'm sharing my life with and whom I love. It spans the beginning of our relationship, where we are now, and what I hope for us in the future to come. Read More
It is suggested that the volatility of a moment is a source of its beauty and perhaps it is true. Acknowledging this fact, however, does not make it easier to let things go when we know we must. My life in a way is a story of longing. Do not… Read More

Poem / Romance

September 06, 2021

Reads: 3799

Comments: 3

Shelves: 3

The Booksie Classic House

Are You Coming Home? It's Her Story Read More

Poem / Poetry

August 11, 2021

Reads: 4713

Comments: 3

Shelves: 4

The Booksie Classic House

I am coming home. Miss my love Read More

Tags: love, music, home, longing

Poem / Poetry

August 07, 2021

Reads: 5116

Comments: 6

Shelves: 6

The Booksie Classic House

Miss your home? Miss your Mom and Dad? Read More

Poem / Romance

July 21, 2021

Reads: 284

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Tags: love, longing

Poem / Poetry

July 07, 2021

Reads: 169

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

We all long for something more, something to hold on to. We all wish there was someone to help us when we're down and broken. Read More
There are days when you feel completely alone. Days when you're sure no one sees you. Days when you're certain no one will notice you leave. These are the days when you ask: Does Anyone See Me? Read More

Reads: 183

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Just memories. Read More

Tags: love, longing

Daydreamer! Read More

Tags: fantasy, longing

I wake up. The sun shining, the wind blowing, and the world still spinning, revolving and evolving in its melancholy dance amid the cold and black expanse of perpetual space. And I once again wake up to ponder and to wonder as the Sunday morning blues invades the confines of… Read More
A poetic rambling about the way I feel. Read More
A gentle breeze betrays the harshness of the escaping day. And it is the beginning twilight of the soothing rays of sliver light that extinguishes the burning waves of longing that overwhelms the gentle winds of time. Read More

Tags: longing, time, wind

The second part, and end, of a romantic short story with settings in Naples, Florida. Read More

Poem / Poetry

April 24, 2021

A sequel to the requiem Photos (c) Unsplash Read More
Yes, the longing is with me. My poem. Read More

Tags: longing, hold, day, much

Sometimes you can't voice these feelings...but oh how I wish it were known. Read More

Poem / Romance

January 23, 2021

Reads: 187

Comments: 2

The Booksie Classic House

Priorities change Read More

Tags: longing

This is set to a melody in my mind, but unfortunately I don't know anything about writing down music to words, therefore it might sound a little strange when reading it without the melody. This is for J. Read More
The Booksie 2022 Short Story Competition image

Welcome New Writers