Unrequited-love stories, books, poems, and more

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I awake in darkness and winter loneliness, but I have two cats to feed when the sun comes up. Read More

Article / Other

July 01, 2020

Reads: 45

Comments: 2

The Booksie Classic House

Set fire to anything that may incriminate one's heart. The possibility of love is miniscule and possibly less than zero. Read More
This is a real story from my past. It was a time when I felt like my naivete could help me find true love and see certain people as capable of loving me back. I will let you read about it and create your own thoughts about times when you… Read More

Poem / Poetry

June 27, 2020

Reads: 74

Comments: 2

The Booksie Classic House

More mid-winter misery. Read More

Reads: 56

Comments: 5

Shelves: 3

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Conversation between addiction counselor and client. Not all addictions are drug-related. Language warning. Read More

Poem / Other

June 13, 2020

Reads: 51

Comments: 2

The Booksie Classic House

More of the same. Read More

Reads: 32

Comments: 3

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

Another sad, sad poem. What's new? Read More
You think you are over someone, but the pain of it hits you again and again. Read More

Reads: 99

Comments: 3

Shelves: 1

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More of the same. Broken hearted love poem. Read More

Poem / Humor

June 02, 2020

Reads: 65

Comments: 2

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Yet another poem about the loss of love. Read More

Reads: 52

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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Reads: 71

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

The ongoing story of the poet Ron Bustard who resides in rural Australia and continually falls in love with innaccessible women and has to deal with small town cruelty and mendacity. The women who'll never love him and the men who want to kill him. He'll never run out of… Read More
Why love is better than drugs and stimulants. Read More
Sonnet of lost expectations. Read More
How to kill off love and friendship by becoming obsessed and annoying. Read More
Forever is a long time. Read More
response to someone in an unhappy relationship who refuses to leave it due to dependence. Read More
A poem inspired by an old relationship partner that reached out to me recently Read More
just a track of poems that tell how love sucks. Read More

Reads: 396

Comments: 4

Shelves: 1

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Featured Review by ensembler

"I actually want to read more of this--but it seems that the author is out of commission. What a shame." Read More

A "heart-aching" poem on loving and not being loved in return. Read More
A love doomed, broken hearts full of loneliness Read More

Reads: 264

Shelves: 2

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This is the first poem that I have written. It explains the relationship I have with music. There are times when music is my only friend and it is the only one who understands me. So that is why I have written this poem for it. It was a quiet… Read More
It’s been 5 months since I had my very first heartbreak. I am trying to gauge where I am at this “moving on” period. Apparently, I am not sure where I'm at in spite of the hundreds of articles that I have read online to help me feel better and… Read More
This one is and always was for you, Deanna Read More

Poem / Poetry

January 07, 2019

Reads: 163

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Free Verse Poetry House

Can it not be argued that Nature’s way of love and hate, life and death is but a living paradox in constant motion? (Image by Paco Pomet) Read More

Poem / Romance

January 02, 2019

Reads: 224

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

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