Sailing stories, books, poems, and more

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Poem / Poetry

September 12, 2020

A sailing ship in stormy seas. Read More

Reads: 386

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A true short story about crossing the Atlantic on a yacht Read More
This is a poem I wrote when my parents started getting certified as ship captains. I've always been terrified of the deep ocean, and the thought of sailing on open water made me afraid for them. I thought back to all the thousands upon thousands of ships that have gone… Read More

Tags: poetry, sea, sailing, naval

A short story, also included in The Imaginarium House Summer2019 Collection. Cover image: pixabay. com Read More

Featured Review by Joe Stuart

"This is surely one of your best stories, Hully. I didn't look at the picture before I started reading. Its appearance at the end made a perfect ..." Read More

Short Story / Flash Fiction

February 28, 2019

Reads: 320

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Sometimes when you seek answers, you dig a hole so deep you drown. A short about a sapphic aroace woman who just wants to know what it is she feels. Read More

Tags: sea, ocean, sailing, siren, lgbt

Reads: 179

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Two grand locations about two guys and their sailboats. Read More

Tags: sailing, lakes, dickie, b

Our anniversary sailing trip to the Florda Keys quickly becomes more adventurous than we imagined. Read More

Poem / Poetry

September 24, 2018

A free-form poem for those who feel just a little bit lost. Read More

Reads: 247

Comments: 2

The Poems House

Just a little rhyming tale of a pirate folly. Read More
Found another one. Not sure if i've posted Read More
A novice writer's publishing his novice novel. Rich girl wants him a wealthy writer. Best girl wants him a great writer. Which girl wins? Read More
Have you ever had the eerie feeling you are being watched? Read More

Short Story / Non-Fiction

December 07, 2017

Reads: 1512

Comments: 1

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

A short memory of our crossing of the Atlantic Ocean Read More
They killed Kings and Queens, generals and captains without ever being caught, started wars and revolution, freed all the slaves and conquered cities... Sounds like a legend meant to terrify sailors, commoners and rulers, right? Unfortunately, the truth is far more horrifying. They have eyes and ears in every… Read More

Poem / Horror

August 27, 2017

Reads: 487

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Lost sailors are lured by a siren Read More
About a sailor on a ship. Not Rhyming Poetry. Read More

Tags: sailing, ship

Michael and his uni mates go sailing across the North Pacific Ocean towards the Island of Hawaii in a parallel world where the sea level is 5,000 metres lower. But ... will they make it through the storm? Read More

Poem / Poetry

November 23, 2015

Reads: 464

Comments: 4

The Booksie Classic House

Returning home after a long, world exploring journey to repair past damage. Finally ready to settle down and return to the place that one can call home. *Reached 100 Reads: 9/9/2016* Read More
After leaving home, Aysel, a 17 year old, builds a boat and starts to sail, during her adventure on the high seas and lands she meets many people who join up with her and being homeless is a big problem. Living life with no money and nothing really, just a… Read More
Wealthy narcissist Vaughn and gold-digger Chandra clash one last time. Can their marriage continue or will they kill each other? Read More
Wealthy narcissist Vaughn and gold-digger Chandra clash one last time. Can their marriage continue or will they kill each other? Read More
Tormented by his destiny to save the world, Tobylas hunts terrifying gods and four powerful stones as he frantically explores magic realms, one heart-pounding step ahead of the apocalypse. Read More
The Onyx Sea: a large ocean of complete darkness. This short chronicles the voyage of "The Hunter" as its crew attempts to kill the last Volart Read More
This is a shorter novel from my teenage years. It is about my real birth, or awakening, if you wish, and discovering what should be the true values in one's personality. A wise man helped me to make that discovery - a fisherman. Read More
*UNFINISHED* *MORE TO COME* two best friends. one loves the other. the other is terrified of love. Read More
Joshua and Maks have arrived at an island in hopes of finding timber to repair the ship with. But what will they actually find? Read More
A good old fashioned adventure novel. This one follows the journey of two young men, Joshua and Maks, who leave a famine and oppression plagued home in search of better lives. Read More
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