Waiting stories, books, poems, and more

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Poem / Poetry

October 15, 2017

Reads: 28

Comments: 3

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Tags: nature, calm, waiting

Poem / Romance

September 27, 2017

Reads: 21

Comments: 6

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

A Girl waiting for a call from the boy she loves... Read More

Tags: girl, boy, phone, waiting, call

Poem / Poetry

September 09, 2017

Reads: 24

Comments: 8

Shelves: 3

The Booksie Classic House

Tags: night, sea, waves, waiting

Reads: 19

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

I wait here like this stone, patiently, until you come to belong to your forgiving grace Read More

Poem / Romance

August 21, 2017

Reads: 34

Comments: 3

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

Reads: 31

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Two things - birth and death ... I've done the being born already Read More

Reads: 30

Comments: 3

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Tags: waiting, dog, mail

Poem / Romance

May 31, 2017

Reads: 54

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Essay / Non-Fiction

April 03, 2017

Reads: 50

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A 2016-2017 essay about finding one's own Querencia. Mine was about being at peace within my home country and how nature had become such a huge part in finding that peace. Read More

Tags: waiting

Poem / Memoir

March 08, 2017

Reads: 80

Shelves: 1

The Young Aspiring Authors House

Often we choose to wait infinitus. Read More

Short Story / Horror

February 21, 2017

Reads: 177

Comments: 6

Shelves: 3

The The Imaginarium House

going out after dark isn't always safe, even if the moon calls you out because, what waits for you isn't what you think and the moon protects no one Read More

Poem / Poetry

February 16, 2017

Reads: 47

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A poem of anticipation and it's after-effects. Read More

Reads: 81

Comments: 3

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Where is my dinner? Read More
This is a short story that I got from a real life event. It started in the summer of 2016. Were a girl in her late teens, sat waiting in a red bench near the center of the town park. As days passed, she would just sit there all day… Read More

Poem / Poetry

December 25, 2016

Reads: 97

Comments: 5

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

It will rain so soon ... Stay hopeful! Read More

Poem / Poetry

September 18, 2016

Reads: 65

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A lot of time is spent waiting for one thing or another...... Read More

Tags: waiting

Poem / Romance

September 18, 2016

Reads: 74

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Tags: love, waiting

Reads: 115

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A brother and sister arrange to meet at a cafe after not seeing each other for nineteen years. Read More

Poem / Fantasy

September 03, 2016

Reads: 144

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The U never loved House

Poem / Poetry

August 24, 2016

Reads: 47

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

life Read More

Tags: waiting

Reads: 140

Comments: 3

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Waiting in the dark for what? Read More

Short Story / Romance

July 12, 2016

Reads: 122

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Before you know your wait is over. Read More

Reads: 190

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Hazel is singing a duet in the college variety show but where is her partner? Read More

Poem / Poetry

June 10, 2016

Reads: 158

Comments: 3

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

Sometimes you just have to be prepared to wait......... Read More

Essay / Romance

June 07, 2016

Reads: 234

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

a date that went terribly wrong monologue of the female character Read More

Reads: 118

Comments: 1

Shelves: 2

The Review Chain House

Are you patient? We all have to wait, whether we like it or not. Read More

Tags: waiting

Poem / Romance

February 17, 2016

Reads: 138

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Tags: man, woman, waiting, cat

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