Postings with tag: nostalgia
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A happening in the summer of my fourteenth year living in the projects of Pennsylvania. Parts of which are taken from fact and the rest fiction. The place is real, the characters are mostly real.
this is a story set in a pit village in the 1970's. the main character is an eleven year old lad. but some chapters concentrate on his family, including his alcoholic dad. each chapter reads as a story in its own right, but it's best to read them in order.…
Sometimes it is hard to let go of a love that gave you so much more than you could ever wish for, when you don't even know why. Life is not too kind though, and unforseen Rendevouz can lead to all sorts of mental escapades....
This is for those who struggle with nostalgia, for those who can't seem to shake the feeling of leaving a place and the memories you've made there even though it may be the best thing to do. I've tried my best to capture what I am feeling by writing in…
This is the story of Luke DuBoulieu as he looks back upon his extraordinary life. It's a proverbial rollercoaster life journey of nostalgia, love, tragedy and danger.
November 17, 2014
A bit of humor from the way summer days were spent in the 60's and the 70's. Many people had small farms where they would get eggs, an occasional chicken dinner, or just raise animals for the prizes at fairs. This is a piece about one of those small farms…
This is a short poem I wrote about suicide, and the immediate effects it has on everyone around you. If you or someone are considering suicide, get help fast; There will always be someone willing to talk.Just remember, suicide is a permanent solution to a temporary problem. Without further ado,…
A teen girl works in her dad's pharmacy one day in 1959--thinking about boys, dealing with the changes in the community, and doing her job--until a strange development makes this no ordinary day.
I wrote this after feeling very betrayed by a group of my closest friends. Although it's meant to be written to a group of people, I figured it would be more meaningful if it was written as though I was speaking to someone after a romantic fallout.
Now middle-aged, the world's first scientifically documented virgin-born baby (who is later shrugged off as a 'divine fluke') sets about to write out his life story in a last effort to make sense of his disappointing, yet incredible existence.
May 06, 2014
Nostalgia, are a collection of poems of works reviewed edited and compiled as one edition. The poems were written over a period of time. Several I have made competitive, for which I was awarded for a few.
“This is the story of why you left. But it is also the story of how I found myself.” Carter Scott leaves town on a sunny Sunday morning, abandoning Jane, his girlfriend of almost two years. Jane is left to deal with the aftermath of Carter’s absence and piece together…
There’s a past era that was sacred, special and partially ruled by the game of baseball. It was mimically played on sandlots, curveballs and smiles abounded in the nation’s neighborhoods and the names of players and teams of the heroes of the diamond were magical. PLAAAYBALL! was originally conceived as…
Dedicated to the late great actor, Jonathan Frid who, although he became famous for playing the role of a vampire, aroused sympathy towards the creature he played and not fear. This being though once human longed to returned to that state and to someone that he loved but did not…