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Poem / Poetry

November 13, 2021

Reads: 54

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Little girls and boys can do some mischievous things, if not bought up in the way they should go. Read More
A story of young writer's dream to get published and his struggle with unforeseen circumstances that lead him away from his dream. Read More
"Rosewood isn't an ordinary town neither the residents are ordinary. Every person possess the power of their life and the fate of the town. Today, with the honor of being chosen by you all, I announce you all... as the pillar of Rosewood." The girl who is about to lose… Read More
Can a teenage girl help an otherworldly creature overcome his obsession? Will she be able to uncover the truth of her old home town. what will become of her as she finds that everything isnt what it seems? Lily begins her journey at the center of all teenage coming of… Read More
Can a teenage girl help an otherworldly creature overcome his obsession? Will she be able to uncover the truth of her old home town. what will become of her as she finds that everything isnt what it seems? Lily begins her journey at the center of all teenage coming of… Read More
My youth was a troubled time in America. It was a time when young men searched for purpose, for meaning, and self discovery. Read More
Seven pairs of feet walk along the forest edge, along an invisible line none of them dared to cross, an unspoken rule since that day. walls that had once been lowered towered up high again as everything falls apart. the breeze in the forest that once carried songs and laughs… Read More

Reads: 56

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

I am at that age of self-reflection. A time when youth is a lingering memory. When middle-age has left the room, and when what’s left, is simply a reflection of who I used to be – but now a man with the aches and pains of having lived, and now… Read More
The tick, tick, tick of the outdoor clock interrupts my reverie to remind me of how time belies the dreams of youth, and betrays all hopes and yearnings. Read More

Tags: father, youth, time, tick, clock

I am at the age of self-reflection. A time when youth is a lingering memory, when middle-age has left the room, and when what’s left is simply a reflection of who I used to be – a man with the aches and pains of having lived. and now just waiting… Read More
A poem about the youth in South Africa who are abusing drugs and partaking in a hedonistic lifestyle. Read More
Have you ever seen a rainbow that left you speechless and in utter awe? Have you ever looked up toward the sky at night and seen a star that twinkled and glittered and made you feel the texture and sensation of the immensity of space and all that lays beyond?… Read More
A young man returning to his hometown revisits the shrine he came across as a child searching for the goddess that lived there Read More
After years of absence, an English teacher returns to his native Tangier and discovers what really counts in life. Read More
Somewhere between bravery and stupidity rests the heart of teenage boys. Read More

Tags: youth, golf, bicycles

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"Aww poor Sammy. I could just picture them on those tricycles. That would have been hilarious to watch! Snorkelball seems like it would have b..." Read More

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

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Comments: 1

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

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

Reads: 2389

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
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