Nostalgia stories, books, poems, and more

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A middle aged woman embarrassed herself at a work’s Christmas party. She felt so awful about it she couldn’t bear to attend another party for almost a decade…. Read More
It's the 1980's: the time of stirrup pants, breakdancing and music from power ballads to synth. The best things in life are all 80's--and all in journal entries from kids to adults and all ages between. (Journal entries are fictional.) Cover background: Pixabay.com Read More

Poem / Romance

April 25, 2022

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Comments: 2

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"Beautiful! Heartbreak with a touch of humor thrown in." Read More

Reads: 116

Comments: 2

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A poem about Gentrification Read More
If my understanding of chemistry is correct, quite often there can be certain elements that alone are totally harmless, but when combined with one of the other benign solutions, the results are catastrophic. This true and nostalgic account of two wayward pubescent cousins during the summer of 1967 is testimony… Read More

Reads: 106

Comments: 7

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A poem about trying to get some of that old magic back again. Read More

Poem / Poetry

December 03, 2021

Reads: 716

Comments: 6

Shelves: 3

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I have a lot of memories growing up in the 60's and 70's in Florida. Hopefully this will remind you of when you were growing up also Read More

Tags: nostalgia

Thoughts about the feeling of nostalgia in regards to Nature's regrowth and reclamation of space. Read More

Article / Non-Fiction

October 09, 2021

Reads: 169

Comments: 1

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Tags: food, candy, nostalgia

Nostalgia is like candy, sweet at first. Cloying. Read More

Poem / Poetry

July 16, 2021

Reads: 195

Comments: 1

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Tags: sad, nostalgia

A rectilinear life comes to a turning point, and it's unexpectedly difficult to negotiate. Read More

Reads: 144

Shelves: 1

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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
It's a setting in the days gone by. A childhood where large families, picnics, nature abounded. There was freedom, yes but authority prevailed. And there was a joy in small things & in being together. Read More
It's a setting in the days gone by. A childhood where large families, picnics, nature abounded. There was freedom, yes but authority prevailed. And there was a joy in small things & in being together. Read More
Scar on hands and blue eyes Read More
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