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Poem / Poetry

November 26, 2019

Reads: 27

Comments: 1

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

Kimya's poem about growing old in prison with no one to remember him. Read More

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"Bravo!" Read More

Poem / Poetry

November 17, 2019

Reads: 68

Comments: 2

The Booksie Classic House

Cover image: pixabay.com. Read More

Reads: 77

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Another in the Australian series depicting the final hours of an octogenarian Read More

Tags: love, death, marriage, age, old

Poem / Poetry

September 21, 2019

Reads: 85

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Book / Fantasy

July 13, 2019

This is the first real story I've attempted to write and I'm still adding details to it. I decided that it was a good story to start here with, I hope it isn't too bad! Read More

Tags: animals, old

Reads: 102

Comments: 1

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

A thank you to Khansaa and Aya for the use of their names. A bit slow and short, but an attempt to write a story never tried before. Can you help this old man find his wife? Can you help this old man..? I may have rushed it, so I… Read More

Tags: short, help, slow, this, old

Poem / Other

December 13, 2018

Reads: 169

Comments: 1

The Poems House

Thoughts wandering. Read More

Poem / Poetry

December 11, 2018

Reads: 145

Comments: 2

The Booksie Classic House

For my mother, You are beautiful no matter what. Read More

Tags: aging, young, old

what else is new Read More

Tags: new, start, mistakes, old

Reads: 211

Comments: 4

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Tags: tea, sisters, stones, aged, old

How many things I remember, and how many things get lost in the stream of time. Read More

Tags: memories, new, once, old, then

I'm pondering of how fun the old times were... Read More
A place I'll always miss. Read More

Tags: poetry, poem, place, silly, old

My stomach drops My heart aches My head throbs My legs shake No words are uttered Only cries Internal sorrow Clawing it's way outside Fears Anxiety Boiling to the… Read More
This is a little poem I wrote about a wandering woman who denied the touch of time. She would lay in fields of flowers to ponder the world, unconcerned about the passage of time. But all at once she realizes that she is an old woman, and the once-lush… Read More

Tags: death, time, flowers, old

Reads: 298

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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

The beauty and hardships of taking care of our elders. Read More

Reads: 373

Comments: 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

Growing old is no picnic Read More

Tags: old

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: 252

Comments: 1

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

Our negligence to ancient historically rich structures has demolished them into ruins... Read More
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: 218

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Acrostic poem of time passing. Read More

Tags: tree, time, young, old

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