Runaway stories, books, poems, and more

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Short Story / Other

October 11, 2017

Reads: 0

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

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 / Other

September 26, 2017

Reads: 13

Comments: 4

Shelves: 2

The Contently Deranged Travelers House

slick's out there somewhere Read More

Tags: missing, runaway

Short Story / Other

September 14, 2017

Reads: 20

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

This is the story about a woman in her mid-thirtys with the seemingly perfect life she's always felt the pressure to conform to. Despite the patience of her loving husband and the joy her young children bring her, she still feels empty. An excerpt from a novel I'd want… Read More

Reads: 40

Comments: 2

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

About a teenage girl that leaves home and heads for Hollywood... Read More

Reads: 70

Comments: 3

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

A runaway lies hidden in a windmill. Read More

Reads: 56

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Accused of a crime that you have not committed. What happens now? Who did it, and will you bring the killer to justice? Read More

Reads: 148

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Honestly don't know if I'm gonna finish this one. I'll try to when I get the motivation, if ever. The picture has nothing to do with the story. Read More
This is a short excerpt from my story Runaway as well as my first post on Booksie. I am posting this in hope for some feedback and thoughts on my writing. I apologize for some of the formatting issues. Thank you so much. Read More

Reads: 63

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

poem about a runaway girl Read More

Tags: girl, runaway

Reads: 448

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Sam is a teenager who's home life is torn apart from something she sees. Her mother takes her away from all her friends. This is a story about Sam trying to find her way back home but ends up on the streets. I hope you all enjoy. Read More

Reads: 118

Comments: 6

Shelves: 3

The Booksie Classic House

Helena's marriage of eight years is at risk as she realizes how distant her heart had become from her husband. Faced with her fleeting love and her longing for adventure and thrill, will she watch her relationship crumble, or will she tear it apart with her own hands? Read More
Sherry's mum had some strange things going on so as soon as Elliana ran away to find out this Mystery, clues started to unfold. Read More

Tags: mystery, runaway

Well, I really have no idea why I wrote this. I guess I just got bored Read More

Tags: sad, runaway

Poem / Romance

June 13, 2016

Reads: 147

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

The Anything House

Why do we run away from the truth? Read More

Book / Other

May 25, 2016

Reads: 142

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

This is about a girl named Kalyssa who is a slave to a very strict master. She got in trouble for the first time and everything went down hill from there. Read More

Tags: slave, runaway

Reads: 433

Comments: 11

Shelves: 2

The Imagination Station House

Life on the run can be just as exciting as living on the very edge of the world. This is my story for Ever A. Darling's Interpretation Contest. My photo was 11. Read More

Reads: 274

Comments: 1

Shelves: 2

The Cyrus Erel House

i was 14 years old when i came out to my family. two days later i was disowned and committed to a toronto mental hospital. from there i ran away to new york city and have been on my own ever since. new york in 1977 was an explosion of… Read More

Reads: 191

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Elizabeth runs away from home, fearing for her life. She keeps a diary to document her days on the run. Read More

Short Story / Romance

March 12, 2016

Reads: 194

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

The sandy path wound through thick gorse bushes... Read More

Poem / Poetry

October 12, 2015

Reads: 157

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A lonely sailor hides in his house after committing terrible atrocities. If you dare step through his lawn he might tell you his story... Many elements from my favorite poets! Feel free to identify them. PLEASE COMMENT ON WHAT YOU THINK. This is very close to my heart. Read More

Book / Romance

October 06, 2015

Reads: 380

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A young 23 year old Amelia and her baby girl are on the run from her psychopathic abusive boyfriend. With no where to go and little savings to live buy she takes on a job in a motel working for a mysterious handsome man named Darien. Read More

Book / Young Adult

August 26, 2015

Reads: 158

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Melody and Sam are finally leaving this awful town where no one cared about them. The two friends, basically siblings, are on a road trip to find somewhere. Where that is, they don't know. Somewhere where they can be accepted for their love for computers, game design, and electronics. Two… Read More

Book / Science Fiction

July 02, 2015

Reads: 290

Comments: 4

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

After finding out she has supernatural powers, a young girl runs away from home in search of a new life. Read More
this is a child who's been harmed he's running away but why and what will happen to him. Read More

Tags: dark, god, lost, help, runaway

Reads: 172

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Leah thought that running away from her father, an abusive and obsessive monster, would be a good idea. But, who would have thought that he would try to find her, following her every move and always just a step behind. ** This story is based on a dream I had* Read More

Poem / Poetry

February 02, 2015

Reads: 71

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A look into the soul of a man that really has nothing but the clothes on his back, some tools for his trade and a loved one he hates to love but cant help it. he wants to leave and he wants to stay Read More

Reads: 245

Comments: 4

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Ashley "Ash" Slater has finally escaped. For years she has dreamed of escaping that hell house. But she didn't intend on being on her own. With the tragic death of her best friend, Tom, Ash's thoughts aren't just centered around finding a place in this world, but avenging his death.… Read More

Reads: 231

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Eight-year-old Tom is running away for good this time, taking his little sister with him. But when a man picks them up off the side of the road, Tom begins to have a change of heart. Read More

Book / Action and Adventure

September 14, 2014

Reads: 2478

Comments: 87

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Just a normal school day, All the boring lessons,Then there is maths.The most boring lesson there is.But when a new supply teacher turns up , there are questions to be asked... Ami, a 14 year old girl , hates school. But when a new teacher turns up to teach, there… Read More
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