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Poem / Poetry

May 27, 2017

Reads: 43

Shelves: 1

The Poems House

One more poem about a much used subject. Read More
This was written on a train to Nottingham, also this poem serves a tribute to East Midlands trains and with the punky rhythm of the verses, this poem is also a homage to the great poet John Cooper Clarke. I hope you enjoy. Read More

Reads: 207

Comments: 6

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Emotions produced by singing on subway trains. Read More

Reads: 114

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Crimson on paper. Read More

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Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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a poem inspired by a quote from Brave Heart, "The dead cost nothing." Historically speaking this unfortunate attitude was often true. Read More
Jou bekkomernisse maak jou goed verbeel en dan dit glo as waarheid om my lewe te wil reel of oordeel. Se my wanneer sal jy leer dit maak my seer of geniet jy dit om my geluk te steel. Op die einde van die dag gaan dit oor my en… Read More

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12 beats upon the Rythmn in a rope-a-dope style erstwhile child of God Lyrical Miracle Mile Eyes of mine see Horizons witnessed Like a Jehovahs Witness sitting in a pew made for movement Doing Gods work behind the wheel steel radial player tho' make you look at collar rank Dub… Read More

Poem / Poetry

June 15, 2013

Reads: 438

Comments: 36

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

They tried but they will never succeed. Read More

Reads: 627

Comments: 6

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Hi People! This is FunnyBunny presenting the newest Booksie Crew Initiative! This is the first of Two Novels being written by all the Booksie Crew members. All the members get to write a chapter. Nobody knows where this story is going to but it's gonna be loads of fun! This… Read More

Book / Thrillers

April 18, 2013

Reads: 157

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

How far would you go to save someone you love? What would do if you had all your options taken from you? Would you follow the directions given or make up rules of your own, despite what the consequences might be? In the first chapter of this installment, Willlow and… Read More

Book / Fantasy

October 07, 2012

Reads: 304

Comments: 5

Shelves: 1

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Come, sit down and hear my tale. A tale of darkness and light, of ice and fire, of death and life. A tale of... snow, and steel. Once, a mighty empire ruled, and all knelt, or fell. However, doom took place. Horrors of shadow and ice, released by accident, overtook… Read More

Book / Fantasy

June 17, 2012

Reads: 417

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Inspired by "The Legend of Zelda," “Fable,” and “The Elder Scrolls,” this epic about a young man, the last of the Dragon Fighters, must discover his destiny and save his kingdom from total annihilation by a force of darkness. Read More
Part one. About a Young and homeless man named Rick. Roaming in a different city searching for nothing but food and cigarette. Read More

Poem / Poetry

May 14, 2012

Reads: 175

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Poem about stuff... Read More
Just an idea I was working on for awhile. Remember kids, don't steal! Plaese don't offer ideas as well =p if that's ok. Read More

Reads: 216

Comments: 8

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Steam trains may be obsolete but will always hold a facination with me .... Read More
A story like this should never be told. A profoundly tender, passionate affection towards another person, this is the definition of love. How do you continue to function in a world when you have broken the number one law? When the one thing you allowed yourself to feel could be… Read More

Reads: 200

Shelves: 1

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Trapped in a fortress of steel, the Druid waits for the perfect moment to break free. I put this together very quickly. Eric is not the right name for this character; but it's what i could come up with off the top of my head. Again, this was just a… Read More

Book / Fantasy

June 13, 2011

Reads: 152

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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Scarlet Monteverdi became Ivan Walker’s wife after a ridiculous “game”. They seem to be perfect for each other, and seem to have the perfect marriage. But their relationship is more than meets the eye… For one was born to protect the other, and the other was born with an inner… Read More
A story on Onion Raju, a vegetable vendor in daily market. Read More

Reads: 228

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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“Longtime nah see you,” said Daddy. “Yeah man almost 35 years,” Juggernaut shook Daddy’s shoulders as if he was shaking Indian Goose Berry tree to drop the fruits to the ground. Daddy appeared happy to Juggernaut’s gesture. “So you came back to the island for good nah.” “Yeah man, there… Read More

Reads: 183

Comments: 7

Shelves: 1

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Book / Fantasy

February 01, 2011

Reads: 212

Shelves: 1

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This city has its advantages. It’s very easy to blend in, to look like one of them, to stay undetected, to be invisible. Read More

Reads: 183

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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A short story about a strange and violent event in the life of a lost angel. Read More

Book / Fantasy

December 18, 2010

Reads: 608

Comments: 20

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Get ready for the battles of champions as the world of Gaia is plunged in a world war with sides picking sides for survival. A small but powerful group of soldiers, known as Legacy, fight for freedon in the war of the Allys and the Banes. The corpse of a… Read More

Reads: 545

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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A sewer treatment plant built on the beach front road, where it could be? In Vizag, a large metropolitan city in South India with a population over 2 million. “Whose idea was that?” inquired Juggernaut. “Don’t ask me, I only work here,” replied the irritated lady engineer working at the… Read More

Reads: 133

Comments: 3

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

When the place and space of love is invaded by technology ...there's nothing left but memories...and maybe sadness ??! Read More

Poem / Poetry

April 11, 2010

Reads: 257

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

My visit inside the shipyard was an awesome experience. This poem is the result of that visit. Read More
St. Anthony School was a place of conformity. To protect the school yard from roaming street cows and goats, wide shallow pit with metal grates were installed at the entrances. Stray animals wouldn’t dare to walk pass the metal grate from fear of slipping. Even school children have trouble walking… Read More
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