Surprise stories, books, poems, and more

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a poem about what you might see out a window Read More

Tags: surprise, room, view

a room with a view can be numerous things a view down a country lane down a garbage filled alley from a cabin in the woods from a prison cell from a high-rise apartment from a basement apartment from a lover’s room from an orphanage from a spacecraft of the… Read More

Tags: surprise, room, view

UNANSWERED LOVE, TWISTS OF FATE, SURPRISE, REVERSAL OF FORTUNE, REGRET, SORROW, COWARDICE, DISHONOR, LUCK, LIFE In Boston, cowardice prevents an otherwise admirable man from beginning a relationship of deep love for a wealthy woman of many attractions. The object of his love does not know why. A few years later,… Read More
When he saw me on top of her, on the still bouncing, loudly squeaking bed, he threw the door open wide and yelled, "Hey everybody! Quick! Look at this!" Before we could even sit up, the party guests were gathered around the still squeaking bed, eyes wide, chins dropped, speechless. Read More
AVAILABLE ON AMAZON KINDLE. Ending friendship was easy but how can she put an end to love? Zareen Khan, a 16-year-old Indian student residing in Jeddah, KSA finds herself in MSN chat room one day and she collides with a stranger there who doesn’t fail to irk her. So how… Read More
Artemio is returning to his routine as usual, but the train stops in an unknown station. Read More

Reads: 203

Comments: 7

Shelves: 1

The The Imaginarium House

A missed opportunity threatens to spoil Joan's surprise birthday gift... Read More

Reads: 79

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

You cannot hide it. Love is glittering in your eyes. My poem. Read More
MYSTERY, FUN, HUMOR, SUSPENSE, SURPRISE A couple of Marina Gals set out to track down the mysterious singer and whistler living somewhere up or down the air shaft of their apartment building. Read More
FAMILY, SURPRISE, EMOTIONAL, YOUTH, WISDOM COURAGE Family history appears to be repeating itself---for the worse---until the eldest dispenses wisdom to the youngest. Read More
ADVENTURE, DRAMA, SURPRISE, REDEMPTION A young man, legally separated from his family, hopes a trek in the Himalayas will provide him with a new soul and redemption, to reunite him with his wife and children. Read More

Poem / Poetry

February 04, 2020

Ever expected nothing in particular? Maybe it's best to not expect anything at all. Read More

Tags: surprise

Reads: 145

Comments: 2

The The Imaginarium House

Cover image: pixabay.com. Read More

Tags: party, surprise

Sometimes you find things you didn't really want to find. Read More

Reads: 218

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A burglar enters a home to steal a "souvenir". Read More
Whichever way, it's up to the individual. My poem. Read More
This is a short story I wrote on request of a friend. He asked it to be about two boys that were walking in the woods and found something odd. There had to be shrubs and railway tracks in them. I admit not using the train tracks much but it… Read More

Reads: 269

Comments: 7

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

It speaks for itself. Read More

Tags: fiction, surprise

A story about two men trying to find water in the Sahara desert in the forties. Read More
I'm afraid I don't want to provide any spoilers. Read More

Reads: 254

Comments: 5

Shelves: 1

The The Imaginarium House

Everything is on course for Neil and Karen as they prepare for Christmas lunch with their family, until... Read More
Nick and his sister Noelle get to know the friendly, yet mysterious couple who have just moved in next door. Very unusual events begin to take place shortly after the new neighbors arrive. Will Nick and Noelle ever be able to find the key to the many secrets of Ten… Read More

Reads: 305

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

After bearing the life-consuming pain, She wakes up to see the Beauty... Read More

Poem / Poetry

January 11, 2018

Reads: 327

Comments: 2

The Booksie Classic House

Soul mate? Maybe, I'm too late! Short poem. Read More

Poem / Poetry

September 26, 2017

Reads: 328

Comments: 2

The Booksie Classic House

I am trying to dig deep within to bring out what love there is. Read More
Short story about two teenagers trying to find entertainment in a very sleepy town. Read More

Tags: humour, surprise

A pastor and his wife receive a special surprise during a Fourth of July worship service. Read More
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