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Poem / True Confessions

November 14, 2019

Reads: 38

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

This poem is based on real life events concerning child abuse. I have the permission of my friend to publish it. Read More

Reads: 74

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

The The Imaginarium House

Cover image: Booksie.com. Read More
Let's not fool ourselves. Life here on earth is real. My poem. Read More
A little girl deals with her parents divorce Read More

Poem / Fantasy

September 24, 2019

Reads: 84

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A poem based on a friend’s experience. Read More
In mid-1980s New York City, recent business school graduate Brian Sarandon is working at his father's Savings & Loan empire, but feels suffocated by his father's influence, and aims to free himself of it. His roommate, a DJ and club owner named Lindsay, is being pressured to take on a… Read More

Reads: 186

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

This is a story about two girls, best of friends, being torn apart by parents, moving trucks, and grandparents. More or less, a story about a friendship forced to long-distance. Only apps and games can revive their need for life now, and with the abuse of parents on one, it's… Read More

Poem / Poetry

June 10, 2019

Reads: 136

Comments: 3

The Booksie Classic House

An everyday micro-atrocity. Image by Mark Filter from Pixabay (90 words). Read More

Featured Review by Derina Penn

"It is nice way to convey the "micro" daily atrocity. I am sure there are many girls and boys sharing that face too. Good Job! " Read More

Planning the typical asian wedding. Such a pleasure for parents and such a headache for the ones getting married. Read More
Swapna refused to entertain her in laws and parents requests. Read More
We look up, and there They are. Read More

Tags: hope, despair, parents

I didn't know what transformed me. Read More
Parents Are Precious Always (PAPA) :) Read More

Poem / Poetry

March 24, 2019

Reads: 153

Comments: 2

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

This poem was inspired by a movie. Read More
this is a story of parents who lived in 2 generations. these days demand of children are totally different compare to the past. the story narrates childhood life of the hero and sturggles of his father. Read More

Tags: parents

Shadow Demons are quite good at taking the appearance of another, but in personality, they lack Read More

Reads: 123

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

written in response to a word prompt. the word was foment, meaning to promote the growth and/or development of (something). so, i wrote this as my reply. Read More
A sound from the kitchen broke my slumber and my heart raced as i stumbled through the darkness... I heard both my parents voices, one of them was loud and dominating and the other was petrified and helpless. I knew which was which! Read More

Poem / Humor

December 10, 2018

Ah parenthood. Kids, work, repeat. Kids, work, repeat. Surprise housework might help disrupt the monotony. Enjoy this allegorical comparison of parenthood. Read More
What do you really know about your family? Would it fill a poem, or a novel, or just be a blank page? Bert seems to wonder. Read More

Poem / Poetry

October 23, 2018

Reads: 279

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Our parents Read More

Tags: poem, parents

Reads: 151

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The The Imaginarium House

A short story about parental pride and a son's understanding of it. Read More

Featured Review by hullabaloo22

"Wow, well that was some emotional read, Kevin. It certainly did not go where I was expecting it to. Excellent use of the prompt!" Read More

read it once and you will find it relatable Read More
I won't go into too much detail about how this poem was conceived as it is rather personal, but...while modesty is not something that particularly shows in this poem (of sorts), I was contemplating what had just happened, and these were my immediate thoughts. This was written after a… Read More
We sometimes forget the hands we held to stand up and ignore them when we learn to run. this is about once such love that is not be forgotten Read More

Tags: love, parents

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