I Love Old Books

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 314 People

    There is no such book

    that isn't worth reading. In this vast and large world there has to be someone that would enjoy that book you decided, wasn't worth your time :) I really really hate throwing books away and every time i do (I move around a lot and my parents make me >.<) i regret it :( There...
    KouyouSeri KouyouSeri
    18-21, F
    1 Response Dec 16, 2013

    Mr. Right

    I had another fun night with chad. I feel like i'm 15 years old again. I even had to sneak back in the house this morning. The kids didn't even know i was gone all night. I don't let people in to my heart that easily but with him i think i can. Only time will tell.
    pinklily69 pinklily69
    31-35, F
    1 Response Oct 23, 2011

    Recently Discovered.

     I just recently got interested in old books because when I was visiting my father in Wisconsin over the summer we found a garage sale (There are ALOT of garage sales in Wisconsin) this lady was selling a bunch of old books her son had collected. She was selling them for a...
    WillingToHelp WillingToHelp
    16-17, M
    Sep 10, 2009

    Maybe Mr. Right

    About a week ago, another old friend from back in the day came down to visit me. His name is chad. We hit it off right away. We have so much in common. We like all the same things. He likes my kids. They didn't scare him off. He even gave me a night of peace and quiet. I haven't...
    pinklily69 pinklily69
    31-35, F
    1 Response Oct 22, 2011

    Old books hold numerous secrets.

    They have traveled, and shared their pages with many eyes. The can have treasures hidden inside. I purchased a 1992 paperback edition of The Holographic Universe, by Michael Talbot. On the first page, there was an inscription, in beautiful handwriting. The words read: "6/4...
    awakenstarchild awakenstarchild
    18-21, F
    1 Response Aug 6, 2015

    “I begin to feel those little bits of color

    floating up into me—deep in me. That streak of green from the june-bug light, the purple from the berries trickling along my thighs, Mama’s lemonade yellow runs sweet in me. Then I feel like I’m laughing between my legs, and the laughing gets all mixed up with the colors...
    Fablecastell Fablecastell
    26-30, F
    Dec 13, 2013
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