Nostalgic stories, books, poems, and more

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Short Story / Humor

September 11, 2022

Reads: 99

Comments: 4

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An old man buys a vintage moneybox at a bargain price, and gets more than he bargained for. Read More
First person narrator looking back at a childhood moment which was fearful and magical at the same time. Read More
Have you ever wanted to do something when you were at the peak of your inspiration and then the next instant fell back to how you were again? This poem illustrates the very moment when we deceivingly seem to change with time. Poetry submission for Prompt 2 "Finally with a… Read More

Poem / Other

December 28, 2019

Reads: 541

Comments: 2

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This poem is about an old teddy bear describing his feelings around being stuck in a chest for a long time. Read More

Poem / Poetry

September 21, 2019

Reads: 457

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

When I heard my mom was moving into a nursing home, I called my dad and made arrangements to talk to her. An hour later, I was on the phone with her. She was having a good day, reading a book of course. She told me she was sad that… Read More

Poem / Poetry

November 29, 2017

Tags: life, nostalgic

Poem / Poetry

September 01, 2017

Wondering the joy cherished in our childhood.. Read More
It doesn't often rain in Kuwait. When it rained, it brought her memories along with it. Bitter sweet memories. It rained inside and outside. My heart rained her tears... Read More

Short Story / Other

June 05, 2015

Reads: 717

Comments: 3

The Booksie Classic House

A short story that I wrote some time ago Read More
So I'm taking a creative writing class in school and this is one of the poems I wrote for an assignment (it was required to be an anaphora poem, so the repetition was, of course, necessary). Although a lot of school writing is generally fake or bs'd, I actually liked… Read More
I wrote this in loving memory of my Irish grandfather who passed away over 30 years ago but still remains with me to this day. Read More
its a poem written by me,when i was being parted with my sweet college friends after graduation....on the day of farewell that nostalgic feeling made me to write this.really miss them!!! Read More
Young love, first kisses and the infernal influence of old movies. Or: the dangers of smoking. Read More

Reads: 516

Comments: 1

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Inspired by the situation in which our desires don't usually result as wanted. It only takes a bit to dream your whole life, but it surely takes more than that to become real. Read More

Poem / Poetry

January 27, 2013

Reads: 291

Comments: 1

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taken from my book, "And Now It's Time For A Lift-Off!" Read More

Book / Romance

December 02, 2012

Reads: 889

Comments: 5

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Yuri is a former wolf demon who ruled the lands of Korea. As a demon, she knew nothing about human emotions nor did she want to understand it, until one day another wolf demon appears telling her the wonders of human heart. He told her by understanding it, you realize… Read More
A man saying goodbye, to the only home, he has only known. set in Appallachia. Read More

Poem / Poetry

September 04, 2012

I wrote this about my girlfriend's eyes. Read More
Do you remember how it was to look through childish eyes? Read More

Tags: eyes, youth, nostalgic

This is simply about how a boy's past became his best friend once he met his present and potential future. (and there a little love story in it as well) Read More

Tags: nostalgic

Okay, when you read this, you could read it as a very literal piece and take it for a guy having a crush on a girl or being instantly attracted to someone and wanting to introduce themselves, or talk to her, but fails to do so because he's too afraid,… Read More

Poem / Poetry

April 21, 2007

Reads: 1434

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 18, 2007

Reads: 709

Comments: 3

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this poem tries to convey my thoughts on the interplay of the moon and the clouds in a tropical night sky during the november harmattan Read More

Poem / Poetry

January 19, 2007

Reads: 547

Comments: 1

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Have ever visited a town,village or country and had this urge not to leave?This is what i tried to recall, the feelings i had after visiting Ibadan in south west Nigeria Read More

Tags: poetry, nostalgic

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