Pigeon stories, books, poems, and more

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A lesson learned is passed on in a way that the child in this story may never forget.. Read More

Book / Fantasy

August 06, 2015

Reads: 1505

Comments: 120

Shelves: 5

The 'The Odd Ones' House

A pigeon, a cat, and a dog that can transform - the only friends a little girl needs . . . all of whom can talk of course. When nine-year-old Abigale is chased through a veil of light by a shadow that has been tormenting her for most of her… Read More
Now middle-aged, the world's first scientifically documented virgin-born baby (who is later shrugged off as a 'divine fluke') sets about to write out his life story in a last effort to make sense of his disappointing, yet incredible existence. Read More

Reads: 132

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

My father has a deep hatred for the Japanese for their genocide at Nanjing and their of occupation Taiwan in World War II. My father’s father’s father, a mainland Chinese, he died from blows of a Japanese’s boots to his head. Kicked to death. His greater hatred comes from the… Read More

Reads: 331

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Soldier on Western Front mortally wounded writes a Valentine poem to his wife on the only thing that is at hand while he carries out a conversation with a dead pigeon. Read More

Reads: 188

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Where does thunder come from? Read More
A lonely snail named Clark is hopelessly in love with a beautiful pigeon but she probably doesn't even know he exists... Can Clark's best friend Jeb help him talk to the pigeon of his dreams? Read More

Reads: 115

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Mr. Pigeon solves a problem involving a former Nazi prison guard. Read More
A BOY AND GIRL AND A PIGEON IN LONDON IN 1950S Read More

Tags: girl, boy, london, pigeon

Surely we can't choose the way we are going to die and we won't have the rights to be the judge of ourselves... Read More

Reads: 109

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

"Everything is free now That's what they say Everything I ever done Gonna give it away." - Gillian Welch Read More

Reads: 1552

Comments: 4

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

When I witnessed a murder. Read More

Tags: murder, cold, pigeon

Short Story / Other

August 11, 2011

Reads: 109

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

It began with a tiny wail, a beaming face, an exhausted but joyous face and a satisfied doctor like all life begins Read More

Tags: loss, ghost, sad, park, pigeon

Poem / Poetry

October 13, 2010

Reads: 1032

Comments: 4

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

It is the very simple short good moments that we witness that makes Life worth observing. It could well be the sound of a high pitched piano key , or the smile of an old stranger. one day i had one of those moments, I hope the poem did it… Read More

Reads: 252

Comments: 13

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

One of the last memories I have of my grandmother who died to cancer years ago, is the year before when she took me to an art museum. Just out side my brother and I found a pigeon tangled up in fishing wire. Its wing was tangled, and its foot… Read More

Short Story / Memoir

February 18, 2008

Reads: 142

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A woman encounters a wild bird in her wood shop. Read More

Tags: wild, pigeon

Reads: 167

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

My friend, who requested to stay anonymous, wrote this with me just now. We wrote it while talking on the phone, so I did the actual writing, and my friend had absolutely no idea that I was going to post this for the whole internet world to see. Millions of… Read More

Tags: pigeon

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