Nyc stories, books, poems, and more

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Reads: 1046

Comments: 9

Shelves: 1

The Review Chain House

Strange insects are found in the caverns of NYC. No one knows where they come from. The robots are questioning their place in the world. An unlikely group of friends uncovers a dark secret and must free a little girl's father from prison in order to tell the world. A… Read More
Brian gets turned off when Nina says something odd during sex. Lindsay becomes jealous of an up-and-coming DJ working his club. Brent tries to convince his father he’s not a failure. Read More

Tags: sex, comedy, money, nyc, 1980s

Brian becomes obsessed with using his Christmas bonus to impress Nina. Spencer tries his best to bond with Melinda during their weekend together. Jack tries to pair his mother up with Lindsay. Read More

Tags: comedy, divorce, club, nyc, limo

Another NYC segment done Dark Night style. Enjoy! Read More

Tags: dark, night, nyc, corona

I used wee quotes from the movie Alien. Adjusted them to be not exact, but close. It's condensed to be a very short clip, as if you were watching a movie trailer. Enjoy! Read More

Tags: alien, nyc, corona

Brian and Lindsay go on a quest to find an important timepiece that Lindsay pawned, but when they realize that their enemy is in possession of it, they find themselves in deep trouble with his friends. Read More
In mid-1980s New York City, recent business school graduate Brian Sarandon is working at his father's Savings & Loan empire, but feels suffocated by his father's influence, and aims to free himself of it. His roommate, a DJ and club owner named Lindsay, is being pressured to take on a… Read More
Daemons have been aiding writers, artists, and other brilliant minds for thousands of years. Who knew they were still in business? When aspiring novelist Emma Mallory hits a roadblock in her book and in her love life, a blue haired Daemon dubbed Rain swoops in to claim Emma as her… Read More

Tags: adult, girl, writer, daemon, nyc

Short Story / Humor

February 25, 2020

Reads: 132

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Tags: pizza, nyc, cockroach

Poem / Other

November 19, 2019

Reads: 171

Comments: 3

The Booksie Classic House

Letting my mind wonder on a cloudy day on the Lower East Side of Manhattan. Read More
I travel on the subways a lot in NYC. Either for work, or to get around to get to places. I have 6 things that i heard over time riding the trains. 5 were actually things that were said that i overheard. 1 i made up. See if you can… Read More

Tags: people, talk, nyc, subways

Happened this morning, 8/1/19 on my way to work. Read More

Tags: dog, bike, nyc

Poem / Memoir

December 26, 2018

Poem about what goes on in and along the Hudson River Read More
“It is those we live with and love and should know who elude us.” – Norman Maclean Read More

Article / Non-Fiction

December 15, 2016

Reads: 499

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

An account of negligence. Read More
About the New York Young Adult Internship Program. Read More

Tags: youth, nyc, yaip

My experience with social services in New York. Read More
A seemingly ordinary girl with a mysterious past, a dark bar in the slums of New York and a series of coincidences that throw her in the pit of chaos that she sought to escape. A young man, broken and alone, an outcast of society and a conversation that leads… Read More
aimee is a nursing student and has been dating taylor for years. after a really hard day of clinical, taylor surprises aimee with a plane ticket to new york city for their anniversary. a love short story showing just how tender a love between two girls can be when you… Read More

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Comments: 42

Shelves: 9

The Booksie Classic House

A Jazz Age tale of love and the quest for home. Read More
I walked into Starbucks, and saw a very peculiar man. He was sitting in the seat beside the window, doing the oddest thing I’ve seen in a while. He was smiling at the passing costumers, no phone in his hand, no laptop sheathed in a bag. He did, however, have… Read More
A writing exercise I had where there is a Thing: a swing set, a Place: Statue of Liberty, a Character: Narcoleptic man Read More
The poem of someone who may have been in that situation who has not lived to tell the tale. Dedication to the lives of who had died during 9/11 Read More
A beautiful, perfect stranger on the subway... Read More

Tags: romance, woman, subway, nyc

Book / Horror

November 04, 2015

Reads: 634

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Natalie leaves her quiet life in Iowa and travels to New York City for a fresh start. In no time at all she has an apartment, plenty of friends, a job and a possible romance. Little does she know the life she now leads belonged to someone else before they… Read More

Reads: 680

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Memoirs from the Stars tells the tale of two close friends and the lives they lead, and how they become tangled and confused; lives of love, loss and tragedy. But can they find happiness? Read More
Adding to Book Chapter 2, Part 1 Tagger Read More

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