Sonnet stories, books, poems, and more

259 results

Reads: 28

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A humorous sonnet on how to write a sonnet! Read More

Tags: humor, sonnet

Sometimes the best thing to do for your own self-respect is to just move on. No matter how hard it hurts, one must discipline themselves to love themselves enough to not be played for a fool. Our dignity has value. Walk away from whats not for you with your head… Read More

Reads: 32

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

There comes a time when the broken hearted will be ready to move on. When reality sets in and they realize they can find something better, the truth of the matter is, we know it's not till we move on do the transgressors come back. Read More

Reads: 28

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Scars are not just a sign of a deep penetrating wound, they are also a sign of survival. Every scar has a story. Every story should be met with an understanding of strength. For what doesn't kill us, makes us stronger. Read More

Reads: 26

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

When your heart yearns for someone, it's like it's singing a song, hoping the other person will eventually hear it. We wonder if they are thinking of us. We wonder if they will forget us or if we ever even mattered to them. This struggle is a profound reality that… Read More
According to Greek Mythology Muses were the daughters of Zeus and Mnemosyne. They inspired creativity of all kinds and were the inspirations to artists of their crafts. By definition, a Muse is a person or personified force who is the source of inspiration for a creative artist. A Muse when… Read More

Poem / Fantasy

September 19, 2018

Tags: dark, sonnet, siren

A short piece about something I saw out of a bus window Read More
Somehow, we just get it wrong so much... I wrote this because I needed to bounce back from some depression and self-hatred. This poem doesn't really address what I was going through, but being able to write about something that was on my mind helped me feel… Read More

Poem / Romance

August 01, 2018

Reads: 62

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Sonnets are more famously known through Shakespeare and they often express singular ideas and feelings such as love, sorrow, joy etc. Rather than write about a single idea or feeling, I chose to try and capture a single moment; A moment which can be associated with more than just… Read More

Poem / Poetry

July 28, 2018

Reads: 53

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Reads: 49

Comments: 1

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

Poetry is an experience, even with with the rules of iambic pentameter and explicit rhyme schemes. William Shakespeare was very much aware of how these structures make it that much easier to fall in love with a sonnet and that is my goal: imagery, immersion and emotion. Read More
Tried to make a Sonnet. Read More
Just a silly little sonnet I wrote for English Class a few years ago. Read More

Poem / Romance

December 27, 2017

Reads: 118

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Tags: romance, sonnet

Poem / Romance

December 18, 2017

Reads: 102

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Tags: sonnet

Poem / Non-Fiction

December 11, 2017

Reads: 159

Comments: 2

The Booksie Classic House

My warm rabbit, you inspire me to write. Read More
A chronological analysis and interpretation of the rhetoric, sytax, and diction in William Shakespeare's Sonnet CXVI. Read More
A Petrarchan sonnet that I suppose is about a broken heart. Read More

Reads: 127

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A Shakespearean sonnet about summer-onset seasonal affective disorder. Read More

Poem / Romance

October 26, 2017

Reads: 164

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Tags: poem, sonnet

This is a sonnet I wrote and I really like the story behind it. Read More
A sonnet about meeting friends in real life. Read More
A sonnet about meeting friends and coming together. Read More
It's about someone who lost their lover and is bitter toward love, time and death Read More

Poem / Poetry

June 04, 2017

Reads: 230

Comments: 3

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

A sonnet focused on a gorgeous evening sky, commenting on its beauty and criticizes the deceit that, despite its current elegance, the same sky will provide storms and rain. It is completely built on the metaphor of judging someone by their looks, a literal and metaphorical representation of the quote… Read More

Reads: 92

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Tags: sonnet

About ; how a human being transcended to a parallel dimension, where everything is completely different . Read More
Tickle My Funny Bone Comedy Writing Contest 2018

Welcome New Writers