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Poem / Poetry

May 28, 2022

Reads: 62

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

After another pop in the head thought, of seeing change come before it happens. I wrote this. I think it fits to all we have found a fondness to. Wondering if too much control or too little will change an outcome. Read More

Tags: perfect, stranger

Reads: 586

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Jessica Skye is a strong independent woman. But she is done being in love. Her views on relationships and commitments are tainted by her old relationships. But will she change her beliefs for the stranger she meets coincidently? ****** Jessica is recently out of a relationship and has now officially… Read More

Book / Poetry

January 17, 2022

Reads: 269

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Review Chain House

Maybe some poems which are too short?? All of the poems which are in this three-chaptered poem book is only long up to two stanzas.. If you like you can read them.. If you don't like them, just read them.. Read More

Reads: 138

Comments: 3

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

The end of a painful and embarrassing matter. Read More
Two crimes, Two Guilty men, One mysterious stranger. Can it really be a coincidence that both men vanished after coming into contact with this stranger? Read More
I was too young to understand. I was too naïve to comprehend, that I was born a stranger in my own land. And only now am I hearing the echoes of my parents’ heart, as it beats beneath the manacles of hate. And it breaks my own heart to now… Read More
The embraces and the smiles. The kisses and the hugs. Coming home. Being home. Safe. Secure. I remember that day so well. It was sunny I recall, a wisp of wind and the fragrance of freedom filled the air. Read More

Tags: war, night, son, boy, stranger

How many people do we know that are alone, and who feel like strangers in the night – lonely, abandoned and forsaken, walking aimlessly to nowhere, and seeking shelter from the terrors and the fears that haunt their minds and torment their fragile hearts. Who do we know that seems… Read More
I look at the face that time has weathered and betrayed. I see fragments of my life distorted, contorted and twisted into pieces that reflect an unfamiliar stranger, distant and detached from who I thought I was. Read More
There is a Tang in Yawn forest, and she is there on behalf of her Queen. This is not good. Read More
A mystery person leaves a gift in the boy's tree house. Read More

Reads: 266

Comments: 2

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

My life was changed with a handshake and a phrase. Read More

Poem / Romance

October 01, 2020

Thoughts of you. Read More
This is a second use of the title that I thought of while writing the first. It is one of those that really can be used in so many different ways. Not suitable for younger readers. Cover image: pixabay.com. Read More

Reads: 385

Comments: 6

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

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Tags: stranger, bar, pick-up

Written for ReedsyPrompt #37: The Game is Afoot, Write a story about someone who keeps coming across the same stranger Read More

Reads: 433

Comments: 9

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Cover image: pixabay.com. Read More

Poem / Poetry

January 08, 2020

Tags: stranger

Reads: 374

Comments: 3

The Booksie Classic House

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Tags: snow, stranger, threat

Featured Review by Vance Currie

"The anticipation of something bad about to happen made this a compelling read, Hully. You ended the story at just the right place." Read More

Poem / Romance

December 19, 2019

Reads: 404

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

The uncertainty of time. Between the anxieties and promises, unknown love awaits. And it couldn't be stranger. Read More

Short Story / Flash Fiction

October 30, 2019

Reads: 580

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Rajeev’s life turns upside down when he receives a call from a mysterious woman who says her name was Maaya. Who was she? Why was she calling Rajeev? Read on to find out. Read More

Book / Fantasy

October 06, 2019

Reads: 834

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

a cold night is where it all begins. an orphan gets to her friends house to discover a strangely dressed man with her. little does she know this man will change her life. Read More

Tags: stranger, orphan

Short Story / Young Adult

September 27, 2019

Reads: 579

Comments: 4

The Booksie Classic House

Cover Image: pixabay.com. Read More

Featured Review by Vance Currie

"You told this story so well, Hully, that I got emotionally involved in it. Perhaps that was because you made the situation seem so real." Read More

A poem about loving someone yet not having the words to express it Read More

Poem / Poetry

August 13, 2019

Reads: 380

Comments: 1

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

Tags: stranger, time, days

Reads: 437

Comments: 2

The Booksie Classic House

This is another short story I did for a Facebook challenge. It's hard to make a story with so few words, but I think this one worked out okay. Read More

Reads: 2627

Comments: 4

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

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