Monk stories, books, poems, and more

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To some, this story will mean something, to others, maybe not so much. But if it makes just one person say, {"Hmm?"}, then it did what it was supposed to do. --- This story is loosely based on a real life occurrence involving an artist and the painting he produced. Read More

Reads: 165

Comments: 3

Shelves: 1

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A young monk enters the edge of some woods and meets a hungry dragon. What could happen that has not happened before? Read More

Reads: 1247

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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A year after his war against Aiko, Yoshiro is plagued with nightmares and doubts about his actions the year before and about the death of the man he called Nakama. Deciding that he would finally get answers, he returns to train under the Dragon that his brother, Walthari had recommended… Read More

Poem / Poetry

February 08, 2016

Reads: 50

Shelves: 1

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Tags: abbey, monk, 1971

Seemed an appropriate way to send off the Evil Abbott after his two years of clowning on the world stage; bringing shame to all Aussies! Read More
A slightly random story with an eye for adventure. Or is it candy? Either way, this was fun to write, and I hope you enjoy it! Read More
A story where you will find a young boy who pulled out the Excalibur, can he the new king provide victory over the lost of camelot? Read More

Reads: 113

Shelves: 1

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a story that arose from two separate classes i was taking, namely a survey course on buddhism and a seminar on toni morrison. i got to thinking, what if a monk, living sometime in the early 19th century, became disillusioned with his religious tradition, renounced his monkhood and decided to… Read More

Reads: 191

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A very short story of a young monk hiking in the mountains Read More

Reads: 140

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Stinky goes on a journey to the mountains to find peace. What he learns is invaluable Read More

Poem / Poetry

December 07, 2012

Reads: 70

Shelves: 1

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THREE YOUNG MEN AND A MONK VISIT A CONVENT Read More

Tags: men, 97, monk, nun, convent

Reads: 76

Shelves: 1

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A YOUTH AND A MONK IN 1968. Read More

Tags: youth, self, monk, 968, lecture

Poem / Poetry

April 15, 2012

Reads: 59

Comments: 3

Shelves: 1

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A MAN RETURNS AND SEES THE GHOST. Read More

Tags: ghost, man, monk

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This is a fictitious story about the Yeti. Read More

Poem / Poetry

September 24, 2011

Reads: 164

Comments: 15

Shelves: 1

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My heart is set afire... my soul is set ablaze...by love for God Read More
Act I of this ground breaking masterpiece Read More
A MONK IN THE REFECTORY. Read More
A MONK REFLECT ON HIS LIFE AND YOUTH. Read More

Tags: life, youth, monk

Poem / Poetry

December 30, 2010

Reads: 130

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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Teen decides to give up smoking. Read More

Poem / Poetry

January 13, 2010

Reads: 121

Shelves: 1

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Something that goes along with a painting i'm attempting to do. Read More

Poem / Poetry

January 10, 2010

Reads: 112

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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A MAN REMEMBERS HIS YOUTH. Read More

Tags: man, poem, memories, monk, nun

Here are some of my Glacier National Park journal entries from my 1972 bicycle trip from Michigan to the West Coast. Included here also are my reflections on Hesse’s novel, Narcissus And Goldmund. Read More

Reads: 179

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

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JUST READ IT & LET ME KNOW HOW YOU RATE IT. Read More

Poem / Poetry

December 03, 2008

Reads: 147

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

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A MONKS DEPARTURE FOR ROME.. Read More

Tags: poem, rome, 97, monk

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