Old stories, books, poems, and more

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A glimpse into the past, ....a glimpse into the future Read More

Tags: love, family, life, young, old

Reads: 34

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

I think we all have, at some point, lost touch with reality or stop searching for the truth. After all, it's hard and tedious to stay informed and to know what to believe. Nevertheless, truth is always worth pursuing, and as I always say, "If you don't pursue the truth,… Read More

Tags: change, truth, time, age, old

A short story about youth remembered, and misunderstood maturity. The gap between parent and child--and how it is universal. Read More

Book / Fantasy

March 18, 2020

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

Compilation of old stories I wrote when I first started. Read More

Tags: fantasy, action, old, sinto

Short Story / Romance

December 27, 2019

Reads: 106

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Tags: forgetful, old

Poem / Poetry

November 26, 2019

Reads: 87

Comments: 1

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

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

Poem / Poetry

November 17, 2019

Reads: 148

Comments: 2

The Booksie Classic House

Cover image: pixabay.com. Read More

Reads: 178

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

I am putting together a number of stories about life in "modern" Australia that hopefully will have enough one day to put together a short book on Amazon. In the mean time I post them here to give them a "try out", perhaps to garner some comments but also to… Read More

Tags: love, death, marriage, age, old

Poem / Poetry

September 21, 2019

Reads: 158

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Reads: 172

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: 254

Comments: 1

The Poems House

Thoughts wandering. Read More

Poem / Poetry

December 11, 2018

Reads: 207

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: 331

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: 403

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: 470

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
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