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Poem / Poetry

December 01, 2009

Reads: 279

Comments: 2

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When I was a child I used to stare at the sky for hours. Read More
kinda just wrote it... i was feeling a lot i guess. COMMENT!!!! please? Read More

Poem / Other

November 22, 2009

Reads: 257

Comments: 2

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Sometimes it's one little unexpected thing, and you are back there... in the memory... Read More
passing my family home since we left it 10 years ago I passed it yesterday a feeling of undefineable guilt ; why it calls out from me from the past and makes me resent toe new residents ? The dreams we dreamed and fantacies we imagined there - I inherited… Read More
Abigail Gibbons, an aging writer, reflects upon some memories from her youth. During two years of the Great Depression she met, and befriended an elderly man in a nursing home. Despite being very wise and friendly, he told fantastic stories of Visparalli, an alien planet far away, one he claimed… Read More
Following a creative writing class for senior citizens, an old man relates a bizarre tale from his youth, a story which suggests a human breeding season each year. Read More
I'm finally tired of glorifying the past when it wasn't that great anyway. Read More
This was when I contemplated running away. Read More

Poem / Memoir

February 04, 2009

I wrote this after my I saw my primary school getting demolished. I became nostalgic and just jotted down what I felt. Read More

Poem / Poetry

January 06, 2009

Remembering the good and the bad of the past. Read More
Part 2 and getting more deep... Read More

Tags: nostalgia

A house that makes your dreams come true... Read More

Tags: story, nostalgia

Hello, for your information 122333mexicanpeanut122333 did not actually write this her younger sister did so when writing comments do not refer to 122333mexicanpeanut122333.This poem is about wishes and dreams and what they become when you grow up. When leaving comments, keep in mind that they were not written by whom… Read More

Reads: 324

Comments: 5

The Booksie Classic House

Written thanks to Brigid Lowry. Thanks, Brigid! Read More

Short Story / Memoir

October 12, 2008

Reads: 493

Comments: 6

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A dialogue of two friends. starting with kraig. alternating to lisa. a break in line signifiess a character change. Read More

Poem / Poetry

August 28, 2008

Reads: 302

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Changes made to this page can take up to 24 hours to take effect. Read More

Reads: 1057

Comments: 13

The Booksie Classic House

Every time I come home I feel this way. This time I decided to capture it in words. Read More

Reads: 382

Comments: 4

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A short poem about longing. Can't I just name it whatever I want without worrying if someonthing else has the some title!?!? Read More
-> Has punctuation. I still like this one, but now I'm not sure what it was supposed to be about...it's a nice picture and all, but, you know. I hope you enjoy anyways. Read More

Reads: 299

Comments: 1

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A long time ago, I was going to write a novel. Rather, I was going to write a novel that had poetry as a part of it's narrative. I had the first chapter, and I had the poem. Now, the only thing left is the poem. I still enjoy it… Read More
i was feeling nostalgic about my home when i was small, which was close to huge rice fields and every night fireflies would be floating around like tiny stars...it made me write about it.. i hope you enjoy it as much as i do!! Read More
Dedicated to the moments you share with only one special person Read More

Reads: 326

Comments: 3

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(feedback needed) this is my first rhyme poem, and English happens to be my foreign language rather than my second. and I thought of sharing it with you here and see what you think, So please I need your help here and comment about it . about a woman who… Read More

Poem / Poetry

September 23, 2007

Often what we think is love turns out to be 'body hunger' Read More

Poem / Poetry

June 19, 2007

Reads: 315

Comments: 1

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A fond memory of a loved one Read More
A nostalgic view of a store that served the needs of the people in a small Pennsylvania village. Read More

Poem / Poetry

April 21, 2007

Reads: 940

Comments: 5

The Booksie Classic House

Love's first kiss is the most overwhelming experience in one's life. Everytime you fall in love, you'll experience a similar feeling when you kiss for the first time... but your first ever kiss, if a pleasant memory, will always be the best experience ever. Whenever you recall it, it will… Read More

Poem / Poetry

February 02, 2007

Reads: 262

Comments: 6

The Booksie Classic House

A man sat on a crumbling wall . . . Read More
Namaste! I greet the godliness in you. Do you have blues? No, I don’t mean the Monday blues. I mean Nepalblues. It’s about nostalgia, Sehnsucht, homesickness, a longing and Fernweh for the Himalayas, the Lebenseinstellung of Nepalese, the troubles and tribulations of the Nepalese that you heard about in the… Read More
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