Wish stories, books, poems, and more

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The Booksie Classic House

A disillusioned and unloved old man simply known as the "Bench Sitter" finds an enchanted nightstick near his bench and wishes to be young and to have a name. Unbeknownst to him, however, the wand grants his wish but there is catch--he is given a cursed name belonging to a… Read More

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"This is such a creative, interesting story. I've never read anything like it. I'm wondering, did you write the story first and find the pictures..." Read More

Poem / Fantasy

April 04, 2021

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Comments: 3

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A mysterious adventure in a land made of candy leads to personal growth and life lessons. Do you want to live in Candyland? Would it be a dream come true or a nightmare? Read More
This short story actually happened when I was in high school. Read More

Tags: wish, stupid

A little boy, enchanted by the Hobbit, makes a wish for his birthday. Read More

Tags: hobbit, wish

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Comments: 1

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Is this too much to ask for, something so simple or so it seems Will I ever find that someone who, so far, I've only truly loved in my dreams... Read More
I wish for you compassion, to any and all hearts that beat, Trust me when I tell you, at the end of the day, you'll have a heart full of peace... Read More

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Comments: 3

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Cover art by Gerd Altmann from Pixabay Read More

Tags: love, loneliness, wish

In this world there are wonders, which even philosophers haven't dremt of - a philosopher, who denies being one, became convinced of it one night. He will embark on a journey to fulfill his brother's wish, putting his life on the line. Will the truth, that he always refused to… Read More

Reads: 92

Comments: 5

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Cover image: Pawel Czerwinski on Unsplash. Read More

Tags: horror, wish, karma, wishes

Reads: 97

Comments: 2

Shelves: 4

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a short story of 3 kids growing up in an orphanage. they were close as siblings, which was their greatest wish, to become a real family. tragic events would make their dreams come to, but at what price? Read More
Princess Jenny's father is forcing her to marry Loki. Princess Jenny run away. Loki found her and he turn Jenny into a genie to force her to marry him. Jenny's maid hidden the lamp. Eric is a poor man. Eric falls in love with Princess Helen, but her father only… Read More

Tags: prince, heart, wish, genie, lamp

That is the whole truth. My poem. Read More

Tags: love, joy, happy, wish, true

Poem / Poetry

October 09, 2020

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Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Oh? another poem from the ADHD gal? yep, this one was written in the air on the way to a new place Read More

Tags: hope, wish

This story, 4,700 words long, is intended as an amusing ‘adventure’ in which the main character, Mr. Blunt, is confronted by an unexpected experience at a bus stop. I have ideas to continue with this character in further short tales of his mishaps and so on. Read More

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Comments: 5

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Two feelings that are similar, but on inspection prove to be very different. Cover image: pixabay.com. Read More

Poem / Romance

January 02, 2020

The poet falls deeply in love with his lady and makes a vow to make her his forever. Read More
God grants to a married couple the fulfillment of their Christmas wish lists. Read More

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Comments: 1

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The Booksie Classic House

A Genie with anger issues joins a support group with surprising results. Read More
When I am writing this humble Christmas message it is still raining outside. I must say this script is not yet completed as we have only drafted a beginning now. Let us keep ahead. :) Read More

Tags: wish, santa, sam

this is a flash fiction piece about a man who wished things were better for himself but learns that perhaps things are better left alone. a mix of thriller/fantasy tale. Read More

Tags: wish, inn, hitchhiker

Poem / Romance

October 04, 2019

The poet as a secret admirer tries to find a way to share his feelings with someone he adores. He also overthinks about what the very person he likes might think of him if he proposes. Read More

Tags: love, romance, eyes, wish, i

Reads: 272

Comments: 6

The Booksie Classic House

My wish, my words, my poem about death. Read More

Poem / Poetry

May 29, 2019

Reads: 326

Comments: 6

The Booksie Classic House

A person only gets what he postulates, so postulate big. Read More

Poem / Poetry

March 17, 2019

Reads: 244

Comments: 3

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Why? Read More

Tags: children, wish, l

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Comments: 4

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Have you ever seen one of the commercials from the Sandals resorts on TV? This is where I want to be. Read More
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