Thanksgiving stories, books, poems, and more

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As we sat at the table, overflowing with the traditional foods of the holiday, gorging ourselves on turkey, stuffing, mash potatoes and hot buttered rolls -- along our border on the Rio Grande, a different and less fulfilling and less thankful day was being experienced by some. On our day… Read More
What has become of our Pilgrim’s pride? What has become of the quest for the emancipation of the human mind and heart and soul? What has become of us, who today listen to the decaying sound of our eroding heritage, tradition and legacy? Read More
Thanksgiving. A celebration of our blessings and our bounties, but also a celebration of courage and of the struggles and tribulations that helped to make America. . . . . I remembered one particular Thanksgiving Day celebrated, or rather, simply tolerated, . . . Read More
In the tumultuous first weeks of his freshmen year, Harry invites his new girlfriend to travel home with him to meet his family. Read More

Poem / Poetry

November 29, 2020

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The Booksie Classic House

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Tags: thanksgiving

A man experiences the third most amazing Thanksgiving in his life. Maybe even second. No, third. Read More
A special memory about thanksgiving. Read More
This here is a poem that I wrote back in 2003 about my favorite holiday of the year, Thanksgiving. I now say it at the beginning of each Thanksgiving feast to recognize and celebrate what this wonderful holiday is all about. I hope you all enjoy it and perhaps try… Read More
Childhood memory about Thanksgiving. Read More
Watch as tragedy sparks a search for home for a brilliant young man in New Jersey. Read More
A woman is thankful for everything, and she conserves her words when doing so. Read More

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Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

The small lion roams the interior of his artificial savannah, creating a world of his own using symbols normally impossible for humans to understand, consider or accept.... Read More

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The Flash Fiction Fun House

What's more stressful than hosting your in-laws for Thanksgiving? An alien crash-landing in your backyard might be up there... Here is my ode to my favourite holiday, thanksgiving. Read More

Featured Review by Robert Helliger

"A great fantasy science fiction story about Thanksgiving. It is well written." Read More

A yearly tradition held in Midland, MI, for morning walkers and especially runners all alike. Read More
A group of Thanksgiving celebration attendees express appreciation for salvation through Jesus. Read More
A teacher gives his students a surprise Thanksgiving dinner. His students, in turn, then surprise prisoners at a local jail with a special Thanksgiving feast. Read More

Book / Horror

October 06, 2018

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Comments: 16

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The The Imaginarium House

A short book of four chapters. Cover by Booksie's very own Markie Bee https://www.booksie.com/users/markie-bee-223538 Read More
Co-workers are Ryan's new coffee shop job accuse Ryan of becoming a hipster, and he must determine whether he truly is or not, Ethan lords a potential party switch over the Mayor and the rest of the City Council, and Trey and Colleen move to Los Angeles to make… Read More

Poem / Romance

November 23, 2017

Reads: 489

Comments: 3

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

Pardon? Read More
A dream of thanksgiving Read More

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Poem / Humor

September 21, 2017

Reads: 578

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A little girl speaks the truth. Read More
A modern-day man is compared by his friends with the Old Testament character, Job. Read More

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The Booksie Classic House

Dedicated to Agnes Johnson (1948-2013) who passed away on March 6, 2013. Read More
A lovely thanksgiving story... Read More
"Why'd you come in here lookin' like that? Why you're almost givin' me a heart attack, when you waltz right in here lookin' like that..." Dolly Parton Read More

Poem / Other

December 09, 2015

Reads: 288

Comments: 3

The Booksie Classic House

IT IS ABOUT DECEMBER Read More
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