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I was diagnosed with (chronic) kidney disease in February 2016. I am posting the story to help others understand and to demonstrate that you can still live well despite a long-term illness that can be serious. You shouldn't let any illness or disability define you. I have actually used… Read More
Some people will always stay by your side. Based on a true story from a friend of mine. Read More
this is another look at the failings of the mainstream media Read More

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Comments: 1

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The CLOG House

A short story about a ship visiting a northern English city. Read More

Reads: 55

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The CLOG House

A short story about the consequences of ignoring professional advice Read More

Short Story / Humor

September 13, 2017

Reads: 23

Shelves: 1

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A short story about the consequences of not taking fogwatch seriously. Read More

Reads: 33

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A short story about my decision to join the Royal Navy at the age of sixteen. Read More

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A short story detailing the events of my first ever duty patrol in the Royal Navy after I completed basic training Read More

Reads: 23

Comments: 1

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A short story with a humorous ending about how rudeness and pomposity can exacerbate a simple mistake. Read More

Reads: 31

Comments: 1

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A short story about joining my first ship in the Royal Navy. Read More

Short Story / Humor

September 12, 2017

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Comments: 1

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A short story about a farcical military training exercise Read More

Reads: 39

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A Short story about an engineering problem being solved aboard a Royal Navy warship. Read More

Short Story / Humor

September 12, 2017

Reads: 29

Shelves: 1

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A short story about a ghost sighting at a naval base on Devon cliff Read More

Short Story / Humor

September 12, 2017

Reads: 22

Shelves: 1

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A short story about making a mistake and fear of the consequences during basic naval training. Read More

Short Story / Humor

September 12, 2017

Reads: 24

Shelves: 1

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This is a short tale of how the duty crew of a warship deal with one of their colleagues who is drunk Read More

Short Story / Humor

September 12, 2017

Reads: 36

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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This is a short story about a shopping trip to Glasgow to buy a Christmas present Read More
Truth,honesty,brutally life. Read More

Tags: non-fiction

Poem / Romance

August 17, 2017

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Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

What I have become Read More

Poem / Romance

August 12, 2017

Reads: 33

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

The middle is the first part of the beginning... Read More

Tags: sad, non-fiction

Reads: 100

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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Wondering what it's like to live with depression? Well, that's all this is. A day in the perspective of someone with depression. Read More
flash back of past events Read More

Tags: non-fiction

**WARNING** **The front story of this book might be too harsh, as the cruel world against animals is harsh, so any younger viewers needs parent approval to read it. Thanks! :3** This is about animal abuse and animal activists taking a stand! It's hard for me to describe something so… Read More

Short Story / Memoir

July 16, 2017

Reads: 62

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

30 year old story of a summer that affected a young man for a lifetime. quick and concise history that could be expanded in a thousand directions. enjoy! Read More
HAVE YOU EVER HAD DREAMS THAT TRIED WARNING YOU OR PREHAPS A PROMENITION THAT EVENTUALLY COMES TRUE, BUT YOU DON'T REALIZE THAT UNTIL LATER YOU FEEL THAT YOU SHOULD'VE TOOKEN IT INTO CONSIDERATION, THAT ONE DREAM YOU BLEW OFF, BUT LATER CAN BE TOO LATE. THERE'S TWO IN ONE IN… Read More

Poem / Poetry

June 28, 2017

Reads: 42

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Tags: poem, non-fiction, day

Short Story / Memoir

June 06, 2017

Reads: 87

Comments: 1

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

a non-fiction memoir based on a painful experience Read More

Reads: 1372

Comments: 6

Shelves: 5

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I met a girl on the internet. She ripped my heart out from 13 hours away. It is not the internets fault. It is not my fault. It is not her fault. It has taken me years to reconcile blame. Read More
most accurate historical book! Read More
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