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Poem / True Confessions

December 11, 2017

Reads: 0

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A relationship with a friend turned toxic. Read More

Reads: 54

Comments: 10

Shelves: 3

The Vintage Publishing House

I am proud of where I come from Read More
Has anyone ever told you they were proud of you? Read More

Poem / Poetry

July 03, 2017

Reads: 31

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Tags: child, woman, years, proud, 13

Reads: 60

Comments: 4

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

I wrote this poem to commemorate Pride Month. As an out-and-proud gay man, I feel it's my responsibility to represent my community everywhere I go. There are still many stereotypes that minimizes us; there are still people who believe we belong in Hell. We've got politicians trying to strip us… Read More

Poem / Poetry

April 02, 2016

Reads: 407

Comments: 11

Shelves: 5

The Booksie Classic House

Be proud of yourself no matter what. Read More

Poem / Non-Fiction

August 09, 2015

Reads: 205

Comments: 3

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

I love you Mom! Read More

Poem / Other

May 05, 2015

Reads: 153

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

My experience of moving to West Virginia in November of 2000, when both my grandfather and great-grandfater were both dying. I wanted to spend time with them, as they were both my heros and two of the most loved individuals in my life. I was in a strange city, with… Read More
a short letter about what it means to me to be his girlfriend. if you feel the same way maybe it'll make you feel better to read that you aren't alone. happy valentine's day everyone. Read More

Reads: 3662

Comments: 5

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A true depiction of my land and our incredible cultural journey in the heart of any traveler. Love to read this again. :) Read More
You were more than just sad But the outlook is brighter You are a warrior and a fighter Please show them you you are strong and hold on Read More

Reads: 86

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Poem doodled in the boredom of class Read More

Poem / Poetry

June 24, 2013

Reads: 136

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Sunshine beaming in from a window Proud Lion Like shine Matrimonial Instinct blends my thinking with the wine Im drinking from none other than a Vine one Paw deep in the Terra soil moister than most fertile crescent valley alley of perception for the prowl. Lunatic Hour approaches noisily boisterous… Read More

Poem / Poetry

June 15, 2013

Reads: 101

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

poem about my daughter. Read More

Poem / Poetry

June 15, 2013

Reads: 85

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

poem about my son Read More

Reads: 147

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

This is a poem I wrote for a friend of color many years ago. It was to make a point about racism in the world. Its a poem that depicts how we are all really the same if we really open our eyes. Read More

Poem / Song Lyrics

May 29, 2013

Reads: 62

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

I need some followers!!! Read More

Tags: awesome, proud

Reads: 154

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A fictional poem I wrote while in my kitchen waiting on my pot to boil. :) Read More

Poem / Poetry

January 28, 2013

Reads: 68

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Your Dignity Matters in all you do Read More
inside of a teenage boy head. Read More

Poem / Poetry

January 14, 2013

Reads: 173

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Say ill be those things you want me to be Read More
rose a younge girl whose father servers in the war,learns the true meaning of [till they all come home] as a younge girl. its not intill her brother dies, that she exsperiances it for its true meaning to all the people that have lost a loved one [family, friend, boyfriend,… Read More

Poem / Poetry

December 02, 2012

Reads: 165

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

a poem about the queen falling for the kings dearest knight, who dose not return the feelings for the queen because he loves the king. Read More

Reads: 176

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Nailed to the cross for all to see how sad for his mother and fammily. He died for us. What do we do for him? Read More

Reads: 206

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

This post is dedicated to all the graduates that have toiled and sacrificed and even cried over the time they spent in university. The reason we chose to post the picture of the graduate as Stinky’s first costume was simply because my niece recently graduated with a Bachelors degree in… Read More

Poem / Poetry

November 09, 2012

Reads: 202

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Baby baby as I hold you close> Look into your eyes. I can catch my breath. Read More

Reads: 284

Comments: 10

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A little insight I guess on the day I lost my favourite person. Read More
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