Melancholy stories, books, poems, and more

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Book / Poetry

February 01, 2018

Reads: 202

Comments: 2

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

Just drabbles and dumps of a lonely writer. Read More
{ "Life but goes on and the world keeps turning..." } Read More

Short Story / Romance

January 20, 2018

Reads: 374

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

And then, she cried her eyes out because she wished he was there beside her at her best moment. She wished he was with her when she cried. He was there beside her, but in a different country. They were together, and yet apart. Martian, come back, stay with… Read More
Her heart is now with him. They might now confess, and get married in front of God. They might get their "happily ever after" that they didn't get while they were on earth. Read More

Poem / Non-Fiction

December 07, 2017

Reads: 36

Comments: 9

Shelves: 3

The Booksie Classic House

Have you ever been hit by a sudden feeling of extreme sadness? Read More
Another day, another night - another mortal coil. Read More

Poem / Poetry

October 08, 2017

Reads: 21

Shelves: 1

The Life is Life House

Whatever the meaning , it's up to you to find it Read More

Tags: life, time, melancholy

Poem / Poetry

September 05, 2017

Reads: 38

Comments: 4

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

i don't want to fade away Read More
Echo, the burden to keep those informed, forced to sing the words written in ancient stones... Read More

Poem / Poetry

August 10, 2017

Reads: 11

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Influenced by this meme http://memes.ucoz.com/_nw/52/39629363.jpg Read More

Reads: 56

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

just a sad day. Read More

Reads: 81

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

If you had been quicker, could you have saved him? Read More

Poem / Romance

April 24, 2017

Reads: 65

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

You suddenly remembered the woman who got away. As a writer what will you do? The answer is very simple: write. Read More
Where did I go wrong? Read More

Reads: 47

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

the story of two disheartened people falling in love with each other's sadness.. Read More

Tags: sad, melancholy

A short collection of poems describing the dark side of an infatuation. Read More

Reads: 81

Comments: 2

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

A poem about wanting to enjoy life to its fullest Read More

Short Story / Literary Fiction

December 18, 2016

Reads: 68

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Sometimes you wish you could be someone else. Read More

Reads: 87

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A very short story about a two people, who are probably smart, in different ways, talking and probably getting nowhere. Read More

Poem / Poetry

October 18, 2016

Reads: 118

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Title says it all, really Read More

Reads: 121

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Collection of 9 of my English poems, focusing on romance and melancholy- Syed Danish Ali. Read More

Poem / Poetry

September 17, 2016

Reads: 79

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Caught in the rain, sometimes the most painful images arise, and sometimes there just is no choice to escape.... Read More

Poem / Song Lyrics

September 17, 2016

Reads: 119

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

This moment when you realize, that you're nowhere you wanted to be, and a douzen regrets come weighting you down. It is make or break, right then and there. Read More

Reads: 277

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

When he stood still, breathless and silent, the whole world seemed to follow suit. He settled his restless bones onto the couch and thought of his beloved as he gradually sank into a deep sleep. Read More

Poem / Other

August 26, 2016

Reads: 82

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Some days it's just so hard to beat back that melancholy sadness. Read More

Poem / Poetry

June 26, 2016

Reads: 139

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

...blind.. Read More
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