Old stories, books, poems, and more

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The Booksie Classic House

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

Poem / Poetry

July 29, 2018

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The Booksie Classic House

Tags: death, youth, fear, age, old

Poem / Poetry

July 27, 2018

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The Booksie Classic House

Tags: youth, memory, time, regret, old

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

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The Booksie Classic House

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

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Comments: 1

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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

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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

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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

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The Booksie Classic House

Growing old is no picnic Read More

Tags: old

Book / Fantasy

March 04, 2018

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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: 75

Comments: 1

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The Booksie Classic House

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

Short Story / Humor

February 26, 2018

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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

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Comments: 1

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The Booksie Classic House

Acrostic poem of time passing. Read More

Tags: tree, time, young, old

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The Booksie Classic House

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

Poem / Poetry

December 20, 2017

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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
Read Poem below Read More

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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

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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

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The Review Chain House

Tags: love, death, freedom, hate, old

Booksie 2018 Poetry Contest

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