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Short Story / Humor

February 25, 2020

Reads: 88

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Tags: pizza, nyc, cockroach

Poem / Other

November 19, 2019

Reads: 133

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

Book / Romance

June 12, 2017

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

Article / Non-Fiction

December 15, 2016

Reads: 449

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

Reads: 23855

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: 624

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: 666

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
Rita never imagined that someone from New York City would move to the same small town in Iowa where she is living. She knows Travis and in NYC, he belonged to a gang. Rita wants nothing to do with Travis because her father just happened to be killed by a… Read More
Katie Williams went from a small town life in Maine with a great loving a great big city life in N.Y.C with just her and her mom. She never imagined her life like this. One year ago, she certainly didn't see her where she is now. She hates her… Read More

Book / Fan Fiction

July 26, 2014

Reads: 416

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Four friends from childhood grow up and succeed education with high impressive knowledge and then after graduating university, they decide to get a job and becoming involved of a #1 private company in NYC and realize what they could accomplish. Read More
This is a summary of experiences from living in NYC Read More

Tags: life, memoir, york, diary, nyc, diego

The tragedy of 9/11. I recently went to the city of New York, and went to the world trade center memorial. The visit has largely impacted my life. I just want to give the dead a tribute. I want to tell you how almost 3000 people died in one day. Read More
Again no necessary reason why i write these things. Read More
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