Works of fiction and poetry by friends of Bamboo Ridge Press.

Peace and Joy
Published by CONNIED | Friday, December 09, 2011 4:40 PM
And I savor the silence of the night - #16 Holidays 23 lines
Present Matters
Published by BETWEENWATERSUNSEEN | Thursday, December 08, 2011 9:56 AM
1124 words.
The Gift
Published by A. SOYAMA | Tuesday, December 06, 2011 9:59 AM
1087 words. A Christmas story
Dead Reckoning
Published by LANNING | Friday, December 02, 2011 3:23 AM
For RTW, JH, and BT. 942 words.
Change of Plans
Published by JCHARISMA | Thursday, December 01, 2011 10:56 PM
1111 words. 98 lines. Theme 16.
My Nisei Mother's Advice
Published by SHRLLGSP5 | Thursday, December 01, 2011 9:32 PM
Theme - Unlady-like. 100 words.
Ho ho ho-yeah! December writing theme choices for The Great BR Fishing & Wishing 100 - 100 Contest.
Published by BAMBOO BUCKAROO | Thursday, December 01, 2011 2:13 AM
Congratulations to the November winners in the BR 100 - 100 contest : )
Published by BAMBOO BUCKAROO | Tuesday, December 20, 2011 8:40 PM
Dee Odda Day
Published by ANUMEA | Wednesday, November 30, 2011 10:33 PM
She bettah DON'T.
No One To Trust
Published by COLINAARONLEE | Wednesday, November 30, 2011 5:43 PM
Tell me lies, make it sound good, make it sound good. -Drake
Target Practice
Published by ABELLERAC2013 | Wednesday, November 30, 2011 10:24 PM
The topics in this passage has Thanksgiving with a hint of runs like hell. This is just one of the many odd ways my family likes to spend our days together. This entry is 100 words.
Reminisce the Old Years
Published by HOT2012 | Wednesday, November 30, 2011 9:38 PM
“It might just be the most simple, yet interesting time of our lives.” 1,610 Words.
Published by BERNAA | Wednesday, November 30, 2011 2:33 PM
"Come out, come out wherever you are!" Theme- Hiding 100 words
Remember Me
Published by MAKKIE | Wednesday, November 30, 2011 11:27 PM
"Think of me constantly, then maybe you'll remember." -Anonymous
Published by SHAWNE HAMPTON | Saturday, November 26, 2011 12:01 AM
"If you don't stick up for yourself, don't expect anyone else to." -Royce Smith
WoooHooo! Get those November BR Great Fishing & Wishing 100 - 100 Contest entries in : )
Published by BAMBOO BUCKAROO | Wednesday, November 30, 2011 6:33 PM
[b]A little more than five hours to the deadline.[/b]
Burned For Life
Published by LEEM2013 | Wednesday, November 30, 2011 7:06 AM
I never played with fireworks again.
Bye Bye Fireworks
Published by KAWATANIJ2013 | Wednesday, November 30, 2011 6:59 AM
Oh for the good old days of unlimited fireworks…
A Maui Thanksgiving
Published by JOHNNYV | Wednesday, November 30, 2011 6:34 AM
"Was I happy to be off of Oahu and on the island of Maui?" (597 words)
Published by HUANGR2013 | Wednesday, November 30, 2011 5:23 AM
"What? They even banned Morning Glories?!" - 100 words
It wasn't Starbucks (133)
Published by LET.THEM.EAT.CAKE | Wednesday, November 30, 2011 4:47 AM
The moments fell like dominos. (quote from piece) Theme: Recognition
Reiko's Story - Part II
Published by ERIC KIMURA | Tuesday, November 29, 2011 9:18 AM
This is the second part of the story of Reiko, the 2nd grader who had to learn how to use a grenade in August 1945. Again the names were changed but the story is as I heard it. This is a Great BR 100-100 entry under odd stories.. 533 words.
So Close
Published by MAHIKOM2013 | Tuesday, November 29, 2011 7:40 AM
Procrastination is the art of keeping up with yesterday. ~Don Marquis, I chose the topic Last Minute and it is 100 words
Waiting Waiting…Still Waiting
Published by BRIAN D. | Tuesday, November 29, 2011 7:02 AM
What i feel when i wait for too long.
Ode to Wailupe
Published by SHRLLGSP5 | Tuesday, November 29, 2011 6:53 PM
"I took a deep breath in anticipation of our shared love for this sacred spot." Theme #9 Nostalgia. 900 words
Published by PASCUAN2013 | Tuesday, November 29, 2011 6:22 AM
“Turducken is a dish consisting of a de-boned chicken stuffed into a de-boned duck, which itself is stuffed into a de-boned turkey. Turducken is a portmanteau of turkey, duck, and chicken or hen.” – 100 words.
The Stressful Flavor
Published by ULUMAHEA | Tuesday, November 29, 2011 4:41 AM
The topic I used for my piece is "Putting it off as long as I could." theme #15 100 word count
Make Me Hot
Published by CONNIED | Sunday, November 27, 2011 7:34 PM
I want to sizzle like an egg sunny side up with my edges lightly browned crisp no humdrum lines or snot diminishing a first impression. This poem is dedicated to my hairstylist, Laverne--I love you!! Theme #11 Recognition-- 23 lines
Burned Fingers
Published by DOIN2012 | Friday, November 25, 2011 5:02 AM
"I swore to not burn my hands this year." - 100 words
A Minor English Major
Published by LANNING | Friday, November 04, 2011 8:54 AM
November Fishing and Wishing 100 - 100 contest entry: 1602 words, 100 lines. For all English majors ever.
November Writing Theme Choices for The Great BR Fishing & Wishing Contest : )
Published by BAMBOO BUCKAROO | Tuesday, November 01, 2011 10:54 PM
Paklan Tree Reunion
Published by JOHNNYV | Wednesday, November 30, 2011 7:57 AM
This is a poem I wrote for my aunt who passed away in April of 2011.
Colorless Skies
Published by ARASHI5199 | Sunday, October 30, 2011 9:18 PM
I did my piece on the topic "That Faraway Look". This piece is a dark look at a future dystopia, a time when there isn't even any sun. The old man remembers our world, and longs for everything we take for granted. 100 words.
Published by A. SOYAMA | Monday, October 31, 2011 6:36 AM
Word Count 326. I used all the words in all themes to write my story.
WooooHoooo! October Winners in The Great BR Fishing & Wishing 100 - 100 Contest : )
Published by BAMBOO BUCKAROO | Wednesday, November 09, 2011 7:17 AM
Blood Sisters
Published by ANDREYKAN2012 | Monday, October 31, 2011 2:49 AM
"Having a sister sounds painful…I’ll draw a puppy here instead." Theme #7 Sisters, 100 words
We Go Together
Published by GUALANO | Monday, October 31, 2011 12:57 AM
I love my sisters very much. When I’m not with them I feel empty inside, like a piece of me is lost. So when I saw the topic I was excited to write a little about them. (Theme #7 Sisters, 100 words)
Long Lost Heart
Published by LIFEBETTERCRAZ | Sunday, October 30, 2011 8:28 PM
“I was only a few days old when my adoptive parents first got me. It was supposed to be an open adoption, but somehow we lost each other…”: 1450 words
She Smiled
Published by LESAC2012 | Sunday, October 30, 2011 11:41 PM
"You can observe a lot by just watching." -Yogi Berra 100 words.
Realize Real Lies
Published by KERACHAN511 | Saturday, October 29, 2011 10:43 AM
Do you really know your friends? (100 words, October theme #4 and #14)
Not a Single Damn Was Given
Published by NQUIRENA | Monday, October 31, 2011 5:26 AM
In 100 words, here is a piece on the topic "I didn't give a damn." It's an experience of visiting the famous Haunted Plantation, without actually experiencing it.
Published by SHAWN | Monday, October 31, 2011 4:20 AM
When I saw the topic Carnival, the first thing that came to mind was my girlfriend. This is a piece about the night we went to the carnival, and how it changed our relationship with each other. Theme #9: Carnival, 100 words
Scary Bones
Published by FEEP2012 | Monday, October 31, 2011 5:27 AM
Topic: Halloween. "I didn’t mean to make him cry." 100 words.
Can I Go With You?
Published by DOIN2012 | Sunday, October 30, 2011 10:55 PM
It sucks to be left out. 100 words.
Papa's Ukulele
Published by CHOYJ2012 | Monday, October 31, 2011 7:06 AM
"when I play I remember" Topic:Musical Instrument Word Count:100
Rock Wall Princesses
Published by ALEXASOARES | Monday, October 24, 2011 4:12 AM
"I guess Liana didn't enjoy sharing the crown"-- 100 words
Nothing Personal
Published by KIDAC | Saturday, October 29, 2011 4:16 AM
"Don't get me wrong, I have my reasons." (100 word entry, October theme #8)
From Team to Family
Published by MAHIKOM2013 | Saturday, October 29, 2011 8:45 PM
"we're not a team we're a family, and these are all my sisters,"~ Markaysha Masani, The theme i chose was Sisters -- 100 words.
Wolf Packs and Candy Gold Theme #20
Published by KIKUTA2013 | Sunday, October 30, 2011 5:15 AM
In England (origin of trick or treat) families would go singing songs and saying prayers in honor of the dead in exchange for fruit, cakes or change. 1670 words.
Published by SANCHEZK2012 | Sunday, October 30, 2011 9:17 AM
...put your personalized faraway look to good use for a gratifying classroom experience today. (Theme #12: That faraway look, 100 words)