Redemption stories, books, poems, and more

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Pay it Forward—a story of redemption and second chances, altruism. Read More

Reads: 47

Comments: 3

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

My proudest time is here on my knees. Read More
Ann and Will enjoy their married life and 9 year old daughter, but their pasts are about to come back to haunt them... And Sara, their daughter, is caught in the middle. Read More

Poem / Fantasy

May 01, 2018

Reads: 88

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

This poem is dedicated to all the Nurses, such as myself, who has to commit to third shift in the ER (Trauma) Love and Hugs, Kemy Read More
Years ago in middle school, I boarded my horse (who is no longer mine) at a barn belonging to one of my trainer's other students. I was friends with this student for some time…until in one moment of immaturity and misunderstanding, I ruined it all. This poem takes place… Read More

Reads: 154

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

This is a poem about a person unhappy about their life and unwilling to do anything to change their circumstances. Read More

Poem / Horror

March 17, 2018

Reads: 55

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

They never forget Read More

Reads: 1220

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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Featured Review by Markie Bee

"Quite a powerful read. A modern take on the Prodigal Son, except it was the father, the preacher who learnt a very costly lesson. Very dramatic ..." Read More

Book / Horror

February 04, 2018

This is a tale of a vampire and his protege and two brothers who are effected by them in diverse ways. Read More

Short Story / Fantasy

January 30, 2018

Reads: 160

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

In college, one of our assignments was to write a short story using the genre Speculative Fiction, a kind of Science Fiction. I revisited and made a few adjustments. It is a short story and a work in progress. Read More
Two wearily travelers find solace. Read More

Tags: love, god, redemption

My first creation of fiction in a long time Read More

Reads: 79

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Nick Brennan has hit rock bottom. His latest book tanked and doesn't take the news very well. Read More

Short Story / Humor

December 11, 2017

Reads: 1052

Comments: 4

Shelves: 50

The Abandoned House

Convicted and sentenced to death a man finds the faith to face his fate. Read More

Short Story / Fantasy

October 22, 2017

Reads: 135

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Poem / Poetry

October 03, 2017

Ever hold on to something so tightly that you don't realize until years and years later that it's been festering? This is to freedom - and finally shedding the weight. Read More
At the edge of despair, a young man meets his redemptor in the streets of Madrid.Inspired by Borges' "House of Asterion" Read More

Poem / Romance

August 17, 2017

Reads: 138

Comments: 3

The The Imaginarium House

How long can one hide from themselves? Read More

Reads: 148

Comments: 2

Shelves: 3

The Booksie Classic House

The circle of life is sometimes broken by greed, and sometimes by accident, but Karma does not care which; --- it seems. Read More

Reads: 430

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

This is a personal letter I wrote to my Devil about what happened to me in December 2014. I was only 21 years old facing one of the most heartbreaking moments of my life. I never expected this to be my life. Read More
This "in progress" novel follows the life of a young woman raised in squalor by an ill, addicted mother. At age nine, she is abandoned to the care of an elderly couple plagued by senility. After her comfortable, albeit strange, life ends with the old couple, she is thrust into… Read More

Short Story / Humor

January 01, 2017

Reads: 308

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

When you call your dog Maureen, you're asking for trouble. Read More
Hayssus Some days you just have to create your own happiness, without depending on anyone else. Some days you just have to convince yourself that in the middle of all this shit you are the better person, and accept the fact that some people are just bad, it doesn't matter… Read More
When you fall into the pit of mistakes and trying to get out with Lord's love. This is when you realize you need Him Read More
Story of journey into world of alcoholism,homelessness,then redemption. Read More
A personal account of my personal journey into hades. Put in a science-fiction context. Telling a tale of darkness and redemption. Moving beyond given assumptions of freedom and liberation. To arrive at personal truth. Read More
Just trying my hand at some alliteration. Read More
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