Reflection stories, books, poems, and more

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I am at the age of self-reflection. A time when youth is a lingering memory, when middle-age has left the room, and when what’s left is simply a reflection of who I used to be – a man with the aches and pains of having lived. and now just waiting… Read More

Poem / Poetry

June 12, 2021

Reads: 28

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A gem from the past! Read More
This is actually more of a proverb and less of a riddle but it's food for thought. There are three sides to every person, want to know what they are? Read More
Sundays are always a wonderous day of solitude and separateness. A day to wonder and to ponder. A day of reflection and contemplation. But most of all, a day to listen to the muted voice inside of you and feel the texture of the energy of life, so fragile and… Read More
I remember the days of my childhood, and the simplicity of living. I remember so well my youth, and the curiosity that each day brought. I remember the parting of my youth and the arrival of my discontent as I began to see the world as it really was. Read More
Shimmering images, drenched in sun rays and sunshine, seem to rain from the summer sky, while waves of heat assault the withering and wilting life of every type and ever kind that squints and cowers beneath the fraying shade of innocence. Read More
Looking back at how the pieces of a life fit together, the catalyst for change. Read More
HAPPINESS is the genesis of purpose in all of its imports. Our world becomes brighter, more beautiful, and more interesting. A place where hot is balmy and cold is crisp. We value every breath taken every moment of the day. Read More

Reads: 40

Comments: 2

The Booksie Classic House

this short poem was inspired by a book I am currently reading called " Fear: Understanding and accepting" by Osho, and it was really inspiring to find such a hidden gem. It really opened my eyes to many of my thoughts and beliefs and it definitely inspired me to write… Read More

Book / Poetry

February 05, 2021

Reads: 973

Shelves: 1

The Night Owl Hotel House

Where do we fall when we lose it all? This is a collection of poems reflecting the darker aspect of our inner thoughts, musings, desires, and emotions. It can be difficult to fully express some of these rampant emotions in our darkest times. Sometimes it's like we've fallen into an… Read More

Poem / Poetry

January 22, 2021

Reads: 83

Comments: 2

The Booksie Classic House

Cover image: pixabay.com. Read More

Tags: reflection, moon, lake

We are who we are where we are when we are through no fault of our own. Read More

Tags: reflection

a young chap getting advice from someone at the smoking corner Read More
Thought about abortion from those reflecting back on their decisions! Read More

Tags: reflection, life, self

For What It’s Worth Read More

Short Story / Other

October 01, 2020

Reads: 164

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

These short stories are reflections on hikes that I have trekked, and paths I have traveled down Read More
This is a personal essay about my maturity. Read More

Book / Poetry

September 26, 2020

Collection of poetry Read More

Poem / Poetry

September 08, 2020

Reads: 124

Comments: 5

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Cover image: Kei Yamada on Unsplash. Read More

Poem / Poetry

September 03, 2020

Reads: 87

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

I have always that i needed something or someone to complete but this is was so far from the truth. anyways I'm so excited about this one so hope you like it and don't forget to tell me what you think :) note : i do not own the cover… Read More
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