Old stories, books, poems, and more

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Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

A short story about growing old with the one you love. Hope you enjoy. Read More

Tags: love, memories, age, old

Reads: 19

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

He looks into the rocket and sees his past. Read More
The beauty and hardships of taking care of our elders. Read More

Reads: 65

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A man tells the truth about the death of his grandfather thirty years after losing him in the woods of Ontario. Read More

Poem / Poetry

March 21, 2018

Reads: 26

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Growing old is no picnic Read More

Tags: old

Book / Fantasy

March 04, 2018

Reads: 22

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

another idea i have been playing with looking for a bit of feedback before going any further with it Read More

Tags: fantasy, war, new, old, fantasia

Poem / Poetry

March 01, 2018

Reads: 46

Comments: 1

Shelves: 3

The Booksie Classic House

Our negligence to ancient historically rich structures has demolished them into ruins... Read More

Short Story / Humor

February 26, 2018

Reads: 41

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

you learned to live, you always thought you could make something better out of what you already envied, and you did Read More

Tags: horror, man, the, old

Poem / Poetry

February 04, 2018

Reads: 23

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Acrostic poem of time passing. Read More

Tags: tree, time, young, old

Reads: 37

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Reads: 26

Comments: 1

Shelves: 3

The Booksie Classic House

I used to be a king, the pride of the manufacturer's crown. Read More

Poem / Poetry

December 20, 2017

Reads: 59

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Sit down, relax, think about tomorrow. It is on its way; it will come no matter what you say. A poem. Read More
Her will was not her own, yet the Gray Hag of the Lost Lake possessed the power to liberate her life from the oppression of arranged marriage. Read More

Tags: age, medieval, supper, old

Oozing ectoplasm from ages old desert tombs.... Read More
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Reads: 114

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Africa is compared to an old granny who is envied by outsiders. Africa has gone through various hardships and all these are awful in the eyes of humans (granny). From the creation of the world, through slavery, colonization, independence and civil war until the constitution change that is en… Read More

Tags: granny, old, envied

Poem / Poetry

September 22, 2017

Reads: 42

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A poetry to honour the aged people for their experience.. Read More

Tags: love, respect, old

A girl in a small town discovering exactly what lies ahead Read More

Tags: vampire, exist, new, old, dont

A group of college students decide to follow a very old runner on his seemingly endless runs. Later they meet, where both he, at 92, and they, 20s, learn about the eternal values of the human condition. Read More

Tags: life, young, habits, old, other

This is for Isaac. I bet he doesn't remember me. Read More

Poem / Fantasy

April 05, 2017

Reads: 81

Shelves: 1

The Review Chain House

Tags: love, death, freedom, hate, old

Should i Continue with the trials? Trials, are the complex events each Alchemist must pass before they can join the Archer Military, though for all most One hundred years No one has seen an Alchemist, after the equivalent massacre. After the King of Equality recipes a invitation to the three… Read More

Reads: 449

Comments: 7

Shelves: 3

The Booksie Classic House

This is a moral based teachings. Read More

Reads: 236

Comments: 2

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

It is a local tale. Read More

Tags: short, story, good, old

Reads: 139

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A short story in less than 600 words Read More

Tags: death, age, morning, walk, old

A short story of myself from childhood to adulthood, always wishing to be a cowboy. Read More

Short Story / Other

November 08, 2016

Reads: 152

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

man takes old dog on a last trip to the sea. Read More

Tags: dog, beach, old

Booksie 2018 Poetry Contest

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