Loss stories, books, poems, and more

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When my old motorcycle boots started ripping at the heel, I know I needed new ones. So, tongue in cheek, I new I needed to say farewell to my old ones. To commemorate my old boots, I wrote an “Ode to my old Ridin’ Boots”. Read More

Book / Other

January 14, 2020

Reads: 5561

Comments: 4

Shelves: 3

The Booksie Classic House

Dear Diary- This is a book i have decided to write based on way people feel and honestly this is going to be the first kind of writing where i will completely honest about things i have seen or have felt in my life but i will not be… Read More

Featured Review by leilaannex1995

"This is one of the most relatable stories I've read. This is catching me in my feels now. " Read More

Poem / Poetry

January 14, 2020

Reads: 32

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

I'm just hurting so much. Read More

Tags: loss, depression, pain

Poem / Poetry

January 12, 2020

Reads: 57

Comments: 6

Shelves: 4

The Booksie Classic House

Don't leave this life Read More

Tags: love, loss, death, poetry, poem

I don’t like this feeling. Read More

Book / Non-Fiction

January 06, 2020

Reads: 626

Comments: 1

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"Fire! His eyes were pure fire and everything he looked at burned. I was in direct line of being next!" Emmy's life wasn't perfect but it was about to get worse before it got better. Meeting someone who brought nothing but chaos and danger, Emmy couldn't bring herself to… Read More

Tags: love, loss, fire, danger

Poem / Non-Fiction

January 02, 2020

Reads: 29

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Tags: loss

an early attempt at poetry for a competition. not a winner! Read More

Tags: loss, poetry

Book / Poetry

December 29, 2019

Reads: 4506

Comments: 22

Shelves: 5

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Featured Review by C A Sechler

"This is beautifully written; the words evoke such strong emotions. " Read More

Book / Romance

December 12, 2019

Tags: loss, pain, everyday

Poem / Romance

December 02, 2019

Reads: 115

Comments: 3

The Booksie Classic House

Reads: 74

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

This is a story about loss, depression, events that cannot be explained, and second chances. It starts off with death and a man who came into face with it on his own merits. Read More

Poem / Horror

November 16, 2019

Reads: 113

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Basically I wrote this as a "synopsis" to a horror movie i was watching late one night. I reprised it later to keep to the flow though not reflecting the original movie so anyone trying to guess what the sources was will have a hard time of it! Read More
Wyoming. A land far west. A land of hope and promise. Sixteen year-old Adelia Chorvald was on to a new life, wondrous surprises on the horizon. Until tragedy struck, leaving her with only two brothers and a rugged land of new dangers. Her future was gone, replaced by the bare… Read More

Tags: love, loss, hope, child, orphan

Reads: 280

Comments: 5

Shelves: 2

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Tony befriends a strange, senile old man and in turn receives a gift. Read More

Tags: love, loss, secrets, past, time

Featured Review by AdamCarlton

"Interesting, compelling reading. Radiates a kind of optimism. " Read More

Poem / Poetry

November 11, 2019

Reads: 91

Comments: 2

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Featured Review by hullabaloo22

"Such a very emotional piece. Heart-breaking in its intensity. " Read More

She showed kindness to the wicked, the lost and forgotten soul. Without realizing she's forgetting the most important question of them all. A curious soul wants nothing but answers for her many questions, but doesn't realize she has her own questions she needs to answer first. Read More
I struggle with wanting to be real and wanting to be healed. And, I realize the two go hand in hand. Yet, I shy away at times with being raw and revealing a tattered version of myself because in those moments of transparency and vulnerability – I am broken. I… Read More

Tags: loss, hope, life, faith

I breathe again. Until I don't. Read More

Poem / Poetry

October 22, 2019

Reads: 78

Comments: 5

The Booksie Classic House

You never know, it could happen! Cover image: pixabay.com. Read More

Reads: 142

Comments: 13

Shelves: 2

The Vintage Publishing House

October 10, 2019... Read More
Miscellaneous poems Read More

Poem / Other

October 03, 2019

Microtale : an art of saying big things in lesser words Read More
This is a story of a girl who was in a toxic abusive relationship/marriage and struggled to get out but found her way.. As she tells the story, she takes you through the journey of her final moments of her life or what she thought was her life long love… Read More

Poem / Poetry

September 30, 2019

Reads: 101

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Yet another poem...... Read More
the loss of a spare phone causes me to reflect on my presence in my stepchildrens' life. Read More

Poem / Romance

September 23, 2019

Reads: 89

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Tags: love, loss, death, soulmate

Poem / Poetry

September 20, 2019

Reads: 135

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

My final poem..... Read More

Reads: 152

Comments: 3

The Booksie Classic House

My first and only attempt at writing a song. Soooo.......be gentle, but honest lol Read More

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