Youth stories, books, poems, and more

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A revision of "Remembering Annie" unencumbered by contest restrictions. Read More
bunch of randomly created raps and poems that I made up in grade 9...10 and probably will be added as the years progress. I hope you enjoy it.???????? Read More

Book / Memoir

August 04, 2020

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Comments: 2

The Booksie Classic House

Memoir of my teenage years in Hawaii, names changed for various reasons Read More
A young Polish family travel across Europe to find their salvation Read More

Tags: youth, cold-war

Then said he unto him, A certain man made a great supper, and bade many: and sent his servant at supper time to say to them that were bidden, Come; for all things are now ready. And they all with one consent began to make excuse. So that servant came,… Read More
A thought about today's youth, morality and HIV. Read More

Tags: youth

This is the foreword from my published novel, Remember A Day. This narrative opens the story of a man facing the passage of time in his own life. This one thing common to us all... nothing lasts. Read More
In the summer of 1940, three young boys begin a summer vacation that will forever mark their lives. Life in the small West Virginia coal-mining town is remembered in hindsight by the unnamed teller of the story. The magic of youth--it is often overlooked until it is remembered from afar… Read More
I wanted to write this small piece about youth. We all been there when he thought of the nurse being a terrible monster that hides inside a room. Like what the old saying implies, "Boys will be Boys" I suppose. Read More
This is the article on hunting for job after lock down crisis. Read More
It is a poem of a girl who is put to sleep for long years and is awaken to reality by someone who really care for her but does not admit. Read More
It will be okay, Let's walk and talk, About the things we never talked about. Read More

Tags: love, life, youth, live, time

A short story about youth remembered, and misunderstood maturity. The gap between parent and child--and how it is universal. Read More
A trying poem on time. Read More

Tags: love, life, youth, live, time

It is a universal stereotype that older men date younger women to make them feel young again. Does this stem from the assumption that older men actually feel insecure about getting old? I think they might just... Read More
A poem written by Keytwo Water based on being a racially black youth in South Africa, and the complexities that occur with that. Read More
a poem about black youth acknowleding the privileges we got from our forefathers through their hardships Read More

Tags: youth, black

YOUTH, OLD AGE, LIFE-LESSONS, ADVICE, ETERNAL, EMPOWERING, Some Cal students have noticed an older guy running in the area over the past six months. Some strange attraction makes them decide to follow him. Later, they decide that they want to meet him. They all agree they have a very odd… Read More

Reads: 107

Comments: 2

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

What's missing today Read More

Tags: youth

In my college days, I used to attract a lot towards the others. I think that everyone feels this. Now, whenever I remember that just make laugh and I tell myself, how foolish I was? Read More

Reads: 89

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A child's vision of war in a different reality. Read More

Tags: war, youth, young, game, gaming

FAMILY, SURPRISE, EMOTIONAL, YOUTH, WISDOM COURAGE Family history appears to be repeating itself---for the worse---until the eldest dispenses wisdom to the youngest. Read More

Book / Romance

January 31, 2020

Reads: 502

Shelves: 2

The 'The Odd Ones' House

"It's beautiful out here, isn't it?" "I'd like to think it is..." "Why would you say that?" "The only beautiful thing here, is the fact that your ignorance will continue to be you bliss." Read More
I had to dig out my journal from Mrs. Steinmeyer’s creative writing class for this one. Written 40 years ago after my best friend’s mom noticed that I didn’t have a girlfriend in high school. (I was a little shy). It was a different time...different values...different... Read More

Reads: 137

Comments: 5

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

My mother, who died on October 2, 2019, would have been 83 today. Read More
raley street, a middle-aged professor of egyptian history at a us university, becomes infatuated by a student as he tussles with the claustrophobia of a loveless marriage and a dull life. he is not helped by his philandering head of department, who is also his brother-in-law who has recently been… Read More
The Morgan women were powerful and unpredictable. Read More

Poem / Poetry

October 18, 2019

Reads: 134

Comments: 3

Shelves: 1

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Poem / Memoir

October 11, 2019

About a parent who teaches their boy a life lesson, but admits the mistakes they've made, and strives to be just like the boy. Read More

Tags: childhood, life, youth

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