Youth stories, books, poems, and more

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a young chap getting advice from someone at the smoking corner Read More

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The Booksie Classic House

Another in the Australiana series, depicting the coming of age for a young man. As always, it is a draft which needs further refinement Read More
A treasure hunt unearths some unexpected surprises. Read More

Book / Romance

September 21, 2020

"Hey, Izzy, What's wrong?" "Nothing." I turn and walk over to my locker with my head down in a daze. "Izzy?" Claire says, worry lacing her tone. "Nothing." I grab my books. "Izzy." This time it wasn't a question. It was a demand. "Jake," I whisper. "what about him?" She… Read More
A short story of a childhood remembrance and the impact of kindness on a child. Read More
There is no difference between Me & Internet Me. Read More
This is a short story about an unusual store. Read More

Book / Memoir

August 16, 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
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
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

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
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
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

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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

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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: 593

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

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