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Poem / Humor

July 07, 2017

Reads: 111

Comments: 1

The Poems House

A little rhyme in country time, just for fun. Read More

Tags: fun, kids, swim, creek

Reads: 561

Comments: 24

Shelves: 3

The Writers Rift House

Have you ever asked yourself how merpeople reproduce? Did you ever question why there are so few merpeople? Want to know the lost secret of the little known merpeople? Come to the silent underwater world of the nobility, & look into the eyes of a lonely, desperate merman! Read More
True story from the past. Written April 14, 2016 Read More

Tags: hero, swim, flood, rescue, creek

Reads: 260

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

life is a journey down the river meant for you.x Read More
Just my thoughts/feelings the week leading up to the states' swim meet. Yes, it's very rough, and no, I haven't really edited.... For the swim peeps: I dropped 10 seconds in the 200 IM, and 5 in the 100 breaststroke, claiming12th place in the state....and proud of it ???? Read More
So I'm taking a creative writing class in school and this is one of the poems I wrote for an assignment (it was required to be an anaphora poem, so the repetition was, of course, necessary). Although a lot of school writing is generally fake or bs'd, I actually liked… Read More
When your holiday goes wrong. Seriously wrong. Read More
A short account of a dream I had. Events are exaggerated and parts completely false, but that doesn't matter with respect to the point. Read More
A chapter excerpt from my WIP; debut novel. This is a dream sequence. Read More

Poem / Fantasy

March 17, 2013

Reads: 288

Comments: 4

The Booksie Classic House

This and, 'If I were a Bird?' are sister poems. I've been writing quite a few in that format here lately, actually. They are two poems that can be read back to back as if it were one. Or stand alone. Kind of like how musicians will write two different… Read More

Reads: 160

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Please get here soon summer....I miss you. I'm sorry I wished for Winter while you were here. I was just confused! :) Read More

Reads: 24764

Comments: 447

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

as a teenager Sam finds herself in a world different from others. she learns secrets like no other person can. Love, hate, friendship, enemies, war. vampires werewolves demons and even angels. many things mix together, and she finds herself lost... what went wrong? what is she? why did she end… Read More

Reads: 6763

Comments: 273

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

TRIGGER WARNING: attempted suicide, bulimia, bullying, and mentions of past verbal child abuse (if you squint, and it only comes up in a few chapters) and depression (I have a fucked up mind) ~~~~~~ Hayden and Jace are best friends. Finally in their last year of High School, all that’s… Read More
A ONE LEGGED GIRL GOES FOR A SWIM Read More

Tags: girl, boy, swim, legged

Poem / Poetry

November 09, 2012

Reads: 281

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

I live in the water happy as can be. But sometimes I get lonely. Wish I could get out and see. Read More
A short story of a person's death Read More
People had a lot more fun in the 70's. Read More
When John, a conman, stumbles into a quiet little town in hopes of selling his swindle, he all too quickly finds himself in a land where logic has no place and much rather nonsense is much more important than its opposite. For this is the land of Streel and as… Read More
A descriptive sort story of a strange encounter at a remote waterfall pool Read More

Book / Romance

February 18, 2012

Reads: 6700

Comments: 2

The Booksie Classic House

Natasha finds sam Read More
Would you stay with your familiar horrors or take your chances with differences. Read More

Poem / Poetry

February 07, 2012

Reads: 122

Comments: 2

The Booksie Classic House

Well...it's about...okay, the things five lines long and the title is pretty much self-explainatory, so if you want to read it just read it, kay? Read More

Reads: 571

Comments: 6

The Booksie Classic House

There is an alien world, but its not as far away from us as we think, just need to take a ride to any coastline, swim out and then down.... Read More

Poem / Poetry

January 13, 2012

Reads: 197

Comments: 2

The Booksie Classic House

This bird you cannot cage. Read More
Sometimes we all wish we could just go far away. Doesn't matter how as long as we do. But what we don't realize is that there is always something good in life where ever you are. Read More
this is a story about the nature of love. how one loves another and why. heres the blurb as i sent it to the lit agents. but before you read it i gotta tell you this is a romantic tradgedy. a very sad tale... At the heart of Amber’s inner… Read More

Reads: 923

Comments: 4

The Booksie Classic House

Alex's PE class is starting a new unit, swimming what will happen when he is asked to take his shirt off? How will his peers react to all his scars and who is the mysterious guest teachers who stepped out of Alex's past? Also Alex goes to Snakes house for… Read More
A poem about my experiance gettting caught smoking while on the swim team... BAD IDEA! Read More
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