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Poem / Poetry

November 29, 2017

Reads: 24

Comments: 6

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Poem / Romance

November 13, 2017

Reads: 33

Comments: 2

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

the mermaid marries the surfer Read More

Tags: love, sea, mermaid, surfer

Script / Memoir

November 10, 2017

Reads: 0

Shelves: 1

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Poem / Romance

November 07, 2017

Reads: 19

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Finish a poem by Poe Read More

Tags: love, sea, searching

Poem / Romance

November 05, 2017

Reads: 9

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

basking at the shoreline Read More

Tags: sea, surreal, visited

Poem / Romance

November 02, 2017

Reads: 19

Comments: 3

Shelves: 2

The Vintage Publishing House

Poem / Poetry

October 29, 2017

Reads: 29

Comments: 8

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

Tags: sea, sand, rampant-art

Poem / Poetry

October 24, 2017

Reads: 8

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Just another one of those quick poems. Read More

Tags: moon, sun, wind, sea, waves

Once upon a time, there was a high-ranked Buddhism monk. He was so famous that even the dead wanted to hear him chant sutra. One day, a fisherman brought several turban shellfish for the monk. The monk was watching the shellfish for a while, but suddenly... Read More

Tags: legend, sea, japan, beach

Poem / Poetry

October 17, 2017

Reads: 20

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

This poem is about a storm by the beach. Read More

Tags: sea, waves, ocean

Reads: 25

Comments: 8

Shelves: 3

The Booksie Classic House

Tags: fears, sea, drifting

Short Story / Other

October 05, 2017

Reads: 29

Shelves: 1

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Poem / Poetry

October 04, 2017

Reads: 19

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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I'd be really glad if you could check out my first poem in English! Read More

Tags: blue, sea, ocean, color

Poem / Poetry

October 04, 2017

Reads: 36

Comments: 3

Shelves: 3

The Booksie Classic House

A sailor only has one true love. Read More

Tags: death, life, sea, sailing, ship

Short Story / Horror

October 02, 2017

Reads: 23

Comments: 3

Shelves: 1

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My death has came, yet who is Death. Read More

Reads: 22

Comments: 6

Shelves: 1

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The second short story based on the same cover picture. Read More

Tags: sea, storm, boat

Book / Fantasy

September 11, 2017

Reads: 37

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

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 / Poetry

September 09, 2017

Reads: 24

Comments: 8

Shelves: 3

The Booksie Classic House

Tags: night, sea, waves, waiting

Poem / Romance

September 02, 2017

Reads: 34

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Distant Love is ever charming.... Read More

Tags: love, moon, sea

Poem / Romance

September 01, 2017

Reads: 34

Comments: 3

Shelves: 1

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Poem / Horror

August 27, 2017

Reads: 45

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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Lost sailors are lured by a siren Read More
This is a short narrative poem about a well known tragedy. What tragedy? You'll see. Read More

Tags: ice, sea, tragedy, deaths

Reads: 29

Comments: 5

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

Reads: 46

Comments: 7

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

Rain or shine, you will find the old man in the same spot on the beach, his back to the sea wall, gaze firmly fixed ahead, watching the ebb and flow of the tide. As you pass, you might remark to your companion that he is waiting for his ship… Read More

Tags: mystery, sea, old-man

Poem / Poetry

August 09, 2017

Reads: 37

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Another one from Poetry class--one of my only trochaic pieces (I don't own the picture) Read More

Reads: 37

Comments: 3

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Tags: sea, ocean, distance

Nanu, who currently works in the castle on the island of Firestorm has a very interesting beginning. Having now lived in Lunatia for most of her life, this short story explores how she, a non-elemential human, came to arrive on the magical shores of Edenfore all those years ago. Read More

Reads: 48

Comments: 7

Shelves: 2

The Vintage Publishing House

One of the first poems I wrote for my husband back when we were dating in 2010. Read More

Tags: love, husband, sea, water, deep

Poem / Poetry

July 07, 2017

Reads: 25

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Poems House

Just a fictional twist---ed story. Read More

Tags: sea, boats, town, fishing

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