Nostalgia stories, books, poems, and more

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Poem / Other

September 13, 2012

Reads: 276

Comments: 4

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This poem is just something I came up with, It has to do with the innocence of childhood, and how it is so fragile, but it shines through more than the sun; This poem is Dedicated to Sammie Daniels A child's heart at 17 Read More

Tags: nostalgia

This story comprises a single day shared with my father. His mere presence in the plot guarantees thrills, chills, comedy, action, and a twist of drama; and but for a dash of artistic license, I would have labeled this piece "non-fiction". On the backdrop of my return home, after years… Read More
Gone from this world, but never our hearts. Read More

Reads: 195

Comments: 3

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Nostalgia hitting and reminding myself of a few things. Read More
An essay about the movies and TV shows that have helped me remember my life. Read More
To the Drunken Historian and His Lover, Cirrhosis... Read More

Reads: 332

Comments: 4

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When worn-out fabric becomes a symbol of suffering. Read More

Reads: 631

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

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An insight into the final thoughts of a widower. Read More
Of all the fun and stupid yet immensely enjoyable;) things u remember about college and the lovely friends u had..After spending two years with my friends whom i have come to love so much, now we are going our own ways, but this period and our lunch habits :p cant… Read More
An Ode to an old chair. And letting go. Read More

Reads: 342

Comments: 2

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I was actually surprised to have stumbled upon this particular piece while I was rummaging through my files. This was written nearly three years ago, when our professor in Basic English class asked us to write a kind of poetic memoir of a particular place from our childhood. I wrote… Read More

Poem / Poetry

April 26, 2012

Reads: 507

Comments: 18

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A 19-year-old boy who I met as one of my case studies in our Guidance and Counseling subject came to me one afternoon and wanted to talk to me regarding his feelings after just recently breaking off his relationship with his boyfriend of over one-and-a-half years. This poem is based… Read More
Absorbed in memories walking through town to enjoy the atmosphere and meet a friend. Sestina in iambic pentameter. Read More
AP Lit memoir assignment about coming to grips with my real home. Read More
For all those who think that our conscience gets a blow as we grow up. Read More
You knew she was the one from the first time you looked at her. Even now, you still do. Read More
Short poem, please read and comment :) Read More
Thank you very much for reading. Please comment. Read More
I made this for an entry in our school paper.... unfortunately I forgot to submit it and I was a little lazy too. Thank you very much for reading my work. Please comment. Read More
Once again, my humble work. Read More

Tags: nostalgia

On a silent winter evening, the ghosts of loneliness haunts me and i lead my steps to the broken bench on the far end of the park. There always seems to be something missing in my life. What is it? I keep wondering, and then, the answer strikes like a… Read More

Poem / Poetry

September 26, 2011

Reads: 608

Comments: 1

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Its about Durga puja..Biggest festival in West Bengal,India. Read More

Essay / Memoir

September 26, 2011

exploration of my inspiration to become a writer, how growing up in the city and taking vacations in upstate new york helped form my identity. Read More

Reads: 218

Comments: 6

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A sequel to Same Sky. This is about where I live now rather than where I grew up. Read More

Poem / Poetry

August 16, 2011

Reads: 512

Comments: 14

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Realising the futility of looking backwards in time. Your past is valid - yet it is not as valid as your future, no matter what your age. Read More
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