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ganymeade

The Soldier And The Abyss

By Ganymeade  (booksie.com)

A short story about conquoring inner fear and braving the unknown.

Short Story | Updated Dec 11, 2013 | Reads: 29 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 1
Tags: Fantasy,Soldiers,Medieval,Ancient,Evil,Short,Story,Lessons,Learned,Abyss,Togetherness,Tough,Times,Memories,Of,Happier,Days

reluctant_sage

Pantheon Of Dreams

By Reluctant Sage  (booksie.com)

The lessons of life serve a purpose, but they can also be hard teachers in the affairs of the living.

Short Story | Updated Dec 3, 2013 | Reads: 11 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Suffering,Life,Learning,Lessons

scalesaveli_

He Keeps On Preaching

By Scalesaveli  (booksie.com)

Poem is about a preacher on the streets giving lessons to the troubled youth.

Poetry | Updated Nov 25, 2013 | Reads: 6 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 1
Tags: Preaching,Life,Lessons,Youth

Google Search: Me, Myself, Or I?

By Ileana Leon  (booksie.com)

My short essay is a life lesson about the challenges people face with fitting in to the crowd and how they can gain the courage to step out.

Essay | Updated Nov 25, 2013 | Reads: 67 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Life,Lessons,College

The Crush

By Stephy D  (booksie.com)

A short story based on true events.

Short Story | Updated Nov 24, 2013 | Reads: 67 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 0
Tags: Fiction,Lessons,Crush

A Collection Of Allegorical Tales 11/23/2013

By Haroldsmith284  (booksie.com)

It's exactly what the title says.

Novel | Updated Nov 24, 2013 | Reads: 18 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 1
Tags: Moral,Morals,Morality,Wise,Wisdom,Prudence,Discretion,Lesson,Lessons,Values,Judgement

Rose Tinted Glasses

By Jack Angus Golightly  (booksie.com)

A song written around emotional isolation and shared disillusion. My Father is an Undertaker and I am from London which should clear one or two of these lines up. I'm writing this for the people that are pushing themselves in the right direction and speaking up for themselves when they feel...

Poetry | Updated Oct 25, 2013 | Reads: 19 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 6
Tags: Coping,Passion,Love,Music,Sharing,Ideas,Learning,Life,Lessons,Undertaker,Beginnings,Ends

kaemarj

Being More Open!

By Kaemarj  (booksie.com)

(I don't own the photo on the cover) Paisley, is a seventeen year old girl. Her parents' have this crazy--yet really embarrassing idea of having an open marriage. It effects Paisley tremendously emotionally.. She finds out that her boyfriend has been cheating on her... She's a very closed in...

Novel | Updated Oct 8, 2013 | Reads: 18 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 0
Tags: Humor,Teen,Ridiculousness,Laughter,Family,Love,Downfalls,Triumphs,Self-finding,Mistakes,Life,Lessons,Growing.

emicancel

Loving Without Regret

By Emicancel  (booksie.com)

Mila just wanted to start a new life, but she did not know that this new life was full of pain, and full of love. I don;t want to give to much away, but I really do hope that I did a good job giving a summary. Please read, and enjoy! I am Open for comments! :D

Novel | Updated Oct 3, 2013 | Reads: 31 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Romance,Pain,Love,New,Life,Start,Couple,Fiction,Novel,Another,Country,Lessons,Fashion,Loving,Without,Regret

overdosedbybooks

The Night Life.

By Overdosedbybooks  (booksie.com)

Drugs. Love. Alcohol. Sex. Pain. Parties. This is the life of eighteen year old Vanessa Rivera. Coming from a very wealthy family with her mother being a fashion designer and a father a lawyer, you would think her life would be perfect. But Vanessa has a secret. One night she’s the...

Novel | Updated Sep 27, 2013 | Reads: 237 | Comments: 7 | Likes: 17
Tags: Young,Adult,Romance,Abuse,Love,Girl,Boy,Parties,Alcohol,Drugs,Therapist,Pain,Betrayal,Life,Lessons,Moving,On,Death,Loss

My Name Whispered

By Scorpoinpen69  (booksie.com)

Mystical short story on life and love

Short Story | Updated Sep 27, 2013 | Reads: 43 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Fantasy,Love,Mystery,Ghost,Story,Life,Lessons,Spirituality,Celtic,Mysticism

elizena1861

An Extraordinary Strength

By Elizena1861  (booksie.com)

I've always wanted to be a strong woman, someone that could always be relied on. My mother, in spite of the times that we butted heads quite often, was the epitome of what a strong woman was. She relied not on her own strength, but on God's strength in her and that made her a hero in my eyes.

Short Story | Updated Sep 23, 2013 | Reads: 61 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: God,Mother,Strength,Determination,Faith,Father,Servant,Heart,Correspondence,Lessons,Steadfast,Prayer

omegasun

Crossing Bridge

By Omegasun  (booksie.com)

One summer at a sad retirement home, a young intern learns is set on a new path after learning the story of one of the elders. Inspired by Tim O'Brien's The Things They Carried. This is my first published work, featured in the short story and poem collection Ignite.

Short Story | Updated Sep 16, 2013 | Reads: 36 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Nursing,Home,Faith,Holocaust,Summer,Death,Life,Lessons

overdosedbybooks

Overcoming The Pain

By Overdosedbybooks  (booksie.com)

Sequel to Please, Ease My Pain. It’s been three years since Kimberley’s ex abusive boyfriend, Joey, passed away. Her life has changed drastically since, but she can’t help but to think about Joey especially with the anniversary of his death coming right around the corner....

Novel | Updated Sep 8, 2013 | Reads: 72 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 2
Tags: Young,Adult,Romance,Abuse,Love,Girl,Boy,Parties,Alcohol,Drugs,Therapist,Pain,Betrayal,Life,Lessons,Moving,On,Death,Loss

tyoyo

Floating With Carla

By Tyoyo  (booksie.com)

Twenty year lost friends reunite for an afternoon river adventure. Memories of the love of the past are reignited giving the past renewed meaning and significance. A memoir of truth and devotion and love through time.

Short Story | Updated Sep 2, 2013 | Reads: 67 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Memory,Renewal,Devotion,Healing,Lost,Love,Memoir,Life,Lessons,Adventure


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