Poor stories, books, poems, and more

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how would you feel if you were sent an email asking you if you were dead, and the sender was none other than your mother. Read More

Book / Other

September 03, 2018

Reads: 319

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Jay Walsh is in a bad way; he was used to being poor, he had mostly been below the poverty line, but he is left scrabbling when his wife ditches him and their children, taking with her all of the family's savings. Working as a farmhand, Jay… Read More
Rich or poor it doesn't matter Read More

Tags: poetry, rich, human, poor

There is a lot because of his poverty. In reality he was the son of a famous and rich father. Unfortunately, since the father had died in a distant place, he did not know that. Consequently he was spending his life in abject poverty and misery.One day astrologer visited… Read More

Tags: poor

A man encounters a street beggar and shows his true colours. Read More

Tags: man, child, beggar, poor

this is the story of two guys who fall in love in spite of the odds. (THis is NOT plagiarism, the story is already published on here, and it was a earlier account I had, I am just revising the story) Read More

Book / Fantasy

November 18, 2017

Reads: 337

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Everything in Alesia is changing, why? So many questions is circling around the town, like why are they building a giant wall around the whole town. Even though Ariene tried her best to keep her and her sister out of it she some how ends up in the middle… Read More
A man has a dream (nightmare) about what his life could have been like, under different circumstances. Read More
There was one particular day in my life that I will never forget. I had an interaction with a homeless man. It wasn't uncommon for where I lived, because there were many homeless people in the city. We went to a local restaurant and he told me his story.… Read More

Short Story / Other

October 11, 2017

After Lizzie's mother dies, her father goes crazy and sends her outside to sell homemade things. There are six children in the family, which Lizzie is not the oldest. Luke, Lizzie's favourite brother, is mad at their father for sending Lizzie barefoot in the snow. Luke decides to runaway… Read More

Tags: girl, snow, poor, runaway

Poem / Poetry

July 28, 2017

Reads: 122

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Just sending them as they come in. Read More
I hope you like to make a difference in an implementation of the key issues we have still holes in the cyber defense. Let us contribute for this human question why we invest a lot here for our future. :) Read More
A day which changed a man's vision towards life. A day which which gave him a mission. A day which made him realized about true inner satisfaction. Read More

Reads: 161

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Another quick poem, enjoy! Read More

Tags: homeless, poor

the story of the Congolese people Read More

Tags: war, pain, faith, poor, kinshasa

Chapter one of my book explains what I wrote Kleptomaniac: Who's Really Robbing God Anyway? It tells a story and details events that I experienced in discovering new information about a subject I was studying in the Bible. My journey was profound and felt a lot trepidation about how I… Read More
A rewrite to the story I wrote in April Read More

Tags: rich, reality, poor

About the life of a bottle collector Read More

Tags: life, struggle, poor

Poem / Poetry

August 15, 2016

Reads: 171

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

The JDT Desktop Publishing House

Poor mans son succeeds in life Read More

Tags: struggles, poor

this is a story about a young girl that lost her parents when she was young qns she went through a lot of things. did she really lose her parents though? read to find out what happen next. Read More

Tags: sad, poor, adventures

A poor women, a boring speech and a package as a reward. Read on to know more about Prabha, her dreams, dilemmas and struggle for a better life. The Package! Read More
Yeah, the title sucks, but that's the working title I've got. This is all post-retcon, so it's different than all the stuff that has Eiry and Rai in it (which is a lot >>). Basically chronicles what happens with Eiry and her business after the earthquake and tsunami, and her… Read More
"I longed to read everything I possibly could, and the things I read in turn produced new yearnings." ?Patti Smith "The only thing standing between you and your goal is the bullshit story you keep telling yourself as to why you can't achieve it.” ?Jordan Belfort The meaning of life… Read More

Book / Fantasy

September 11, 2015

Reads: 1828

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Just a casual web novel about two girls, one from a rich family, and one that's homeless. Each day, they have small conversations underneath an old bridge that the homeless girl calls home. But day by day, little by little, their lives begin to effect other. It's an unusual relationship. Read More
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