Melancholy stories, books, poems, and more

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Poem / Poetry

September 19, 2022

Reads: 35

Comments: 4

The Booksie Classic House

small poem about situations that change rapidly Read More

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Comments: 3

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

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""Answers lost since no one asked." This is so immediately profound. So many life shifting questions are lost under the desert sands of our colle..." Read More

A place that everybody goes when the things aren't right in the real world. This dark and dusty place make me feel safe in some of my life. I'm not afraid of dark or the monsters underneath my bed, I'm afraid of the outside world... Read More
Somewhat melancholic memory in a few hundred words about a little accident and about Her. Read More
"I'm loving the pain, I never wanna live without it" Ariana Grande - Why Try? Read More

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Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

This poem is from a perspective of a person who is living his life in a bustling city. He stands at the sea shore in one evening, reminiscing on his childhood in countryside and the thing which he recalls very vividly about his childhood is the stargazing nights. This poem… Read More

Poem / Poetry

May 29, 2021

Reads: 131

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

This is a poem that tries to express how one feels when realized that one was rude to someone, especially his/her mother. Read More

Reads: 282

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

What if I ran away and didn't see you until now? Read More

Poem / Poetry

March 09, 2021

Reads: 153

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

The Magpie Dies in Act No. V, and only I saw him go Read More
This whole day had a grotesque feel to it. I made it weird for everyone. I made a point to suck to be around. Wtf --- This world is full of people who are eager to add insult to injury. --- Read More

Poem / Poetry

February 06, 2021

A poem about love and sadness. Read More

Reads: 685

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

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this is a far stretch for what i typically write. unfortunately, during this tough isolation the people you adore end up showing darker shades. Read More

Tags: love, melancholy

Poem / Poetry

November 02, 2020

Tags: pain, melancholy

Feeling her thoughts overtaking but not daring to move, she felt a tear slip from her eye which caused her to take in a jerky breath. Tired. She was just so tired. Read More
The Melbourne Mixtape is a collection of memoirs, musings and more poetic stories I've written over many years. I will be adding memoirs to this book as chapter instalments week by week. The initial chapter features humour and satirical elements, as it deals with getting older from a male perspective.… Read More

Poem / Romance

October 08, 2019

Reads: 533

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 / Other

December 30, 2018

I wonder what impact I have in other peoples life's. Read More

Reads: 604

Comments: 7

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

These are just original poems that I think of. (There's a lot, so mentally prepare yourself.) Read More

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Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

This is a poem about a person unhappy about their life and unwilling to do anything to change their circumstances. Read More
He is not really a bad person, just trying to survive, and failing. Read More
{ "Life but goes on and the world keeps turning..." } Read More

Short Story / Romance

January 20, 2018

Reads: 1677

Comments: 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
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