Manners stories, books, poems, and more

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A wordplay poem using legal language to describe a moment when someone reflects on the importance of manners. Read More

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Comments: 2

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Dedicated to my dear friend Aurora, If only her ideal world was our reality. Read More

Tags: world, utopia, manners

' Dear Aunty', is an alter ego of author, singer, public speaker and writer Kartanya Martinez. Aunty responds to fan questions for advice or opinion. Aunty is outspoken, a tad naughty and often responds to requests as opinion, satire, and humour. Aunty is always watching and listening. Read More

Article / Humor

January 07, 2015

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Imagine being asked to emcee an event. You read out someone's name, it is male, but you see a female in that recipient. How embarrassing! What a lesson. Now that you have an idea, why not read more? Enjoy. Let me know what you think. :) Read More
my thoughts and wondering about Canadian culture Read More

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Comments: 14

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Kindness is surely a beautiful thing to show to others... But some find it so hard. Society has changed, but that shouldn't mean that we become cruel and cold, thinking only about ourselves when there are others in need of a dose of human compassion and understanding. For some people,… Read More

Article / Other

January 05, 2014

Reads: 100

Shelves: 1

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A semi-rant about...lots of things. Read More

Poem / Poetry

December 27, 2013

Reads: 92

Shelves: 1

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A BOY AND ONE LEGGED GIRL IN 1950S NURSING HOME Read More

Short Story / Other

November 26, 2013

Reads: 429

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Politeness costs something Read More

Reads: 229

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With the loss of her Grandmother, Mae Elizabeth tries to deal with her present while trying to cling to the past. Her former love comes once again into her life, making her remember the love, joy and pain of that wonderful summer that ended with a heartbreak. Read More
Many men and women are nuts about sex and relationships. What do men want and what do women look for in men? It is a humorous outlook on what relationships mean to men and women. Read More

Poem / Humor

December 25, 2012

Reads: 83

Shelves: 1

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A Poem about the nuances of english attitude Read More

Poem / Poetry

August 09, 2012

Reads: 63

Shelves: 1

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A BOY AND HIS AUNTIE AND HAND WASHING AND MANNERS IN 1950S Read More
Life is a two-pronged testimony which carries an everlasting message of eternal consequence. A one-time acid test in the form of life could be a boon or a blow to man’s aspirations in this life and the life to be. A dig in to reality might provide the answer. Imagine… Read More

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Things didn't quite go right for this couple on a meal out Read More

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Comments: 1

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A problem, Is your husband like this? Quel mari! Read More
Discipline in everyday life has become as expensive as it is difficult to trade, hard to sell and harder still to transact in the normal course. A few genuine buyers who treasure this valuable component deem it a formidable task to keep pace with the run away procedures and advancement.… Read More

Poem / Humor

January 12, 2012

Reads: 109

Comments: 2

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all about manners.. Read More

Tags: manners

Article / Other

July 13, 2011

Reads: 167

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

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A group of young girls, me and their spit on my neck. The story of my wonderous walk home and how I ended up with phlegm running down my spine, and their connection to the chess game of violence. Read More

Reads: 288

Comments: 5

Shelves: 1

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sweeping up the little stuff from my humor notebook. enjoy or be offended, either way. Read More

Reads: 154

Comments: 1

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A Starbucks barista gives her musings on how people treat strangers these days. Read More

Reads: 997

Comments: 4

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this is my opinion of the the youth of today Read More

Poem / Poetry

November 12, 2010

Reads: 76

Shelves: 1

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MAX AND A WOMAN DISCUSS MANNERS AND PARENTS. Read More

Poem / Poetry

October 18, 2010

Reads: 105

Comments: 1

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A BOY AND HIS AUNT. Read More

Tags: boy, aunt, manners

Reads: 885

Comments: 6

Shelves: 1

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The word propriety literally means to be proper, and to be the most proper with behaviour and manners. My novel is about a young girl, named Robyn, that has just hit her 18th birthday in the worst possible era to hit it. She is living in 1790 at the worlds… Read More
A MAID IN 1906 WITH AFTERNOON TEA. Read More

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Speak softly and politely when you speak to others. How many of us keep this in mind, when we accuse someone? Quite often we over-react, unaware of the degree of damage caused; it might hurt someone. Learn to discuss, and not blame. Read More

Poem / Poetry

December 06, 2008

Reads: 279

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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POE, TIMES, MANNERS, POVERTY, CHILDREN Read More
A thought that I came across that deals with parenting. Read More
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