Small-town stories, books, poems, and more

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Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

The story is about a man in a small town. He comes to terms with something dark that resides within. The toll will be devastating for events to come. Who will survive? Read More
Homer savors his walk home on the last day of school. Read More

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Comments: 3

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

Roxie, has had many men. Cal has never been lucky with women. Roxie says his problem is that "he doesn't know how to howl at the moon". She's from wrong side of the tracks and waitressing at the Bluebird Diner. Cal, a farmer's son, is a lawyer and politician. A… Read More
Strange weather even for this small town. A young man is trying to get home for dinner, it takes a lot longer than he would like. Read More

Reads: 126

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A very short story about a traveling salesman entering a ghost of a town. Read More

Book / Romance

March 10, 2016

Reads: 179

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A small town girl , in a boring relationship , wins a contest , gets the chance of a lifetime , meets her celeb idol , who , ends up falling for her . Read More

Reads: 489

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

The protagonist feels he never bumps into anyone from his past, but things can easily change. Read More
Humor ensues when a small town deputy unknowingly locks a local wino in the back of a police car with a young alligator. Based on a trued story. First published in "Medicinal Purposes Literary Review" in 2003. Photo by Turtlemom4bacon Read More

Short Story / Sports

August 07, 2012

Reads: 333

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

When the small-town team from the prairies unexpectedly wins this year's hockey championship, the opposing New York team isn't the only one who is upset. Read More

Reads: 370

Comments: 32

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Charlotte Callahan had a hard life and has a troubled past. She might be determined, dedicated, feisty, and a total hopeless romantic now, but it's taken quite a few years and some of the scars haven't truly healed yet. At 27, she never thought she would see herself broke and… Read More
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