Acceptance stories, books, poems, and more

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They say move on. Easier said than done. Read More
Not born with a silver spoon in her mouth, Sharlene Cunning-ham is a mediocre individual working for a successful jewelry company. Known as the errand girl of her boss, although she is a private secretary, she is a studious, hardworking, and excitingly bubbly person. Dramatic, Sharlene is a born professional… Read More
Years of brooding anticipation now greeted with awkward acceptance of the finality of my presence in a dream begun before I ever came to be. How I hunger to understand the reason why. How I long to see beyond the days that lay ahead, long after I am gone. It… Read More
Love is acceptance of life. Death is acceptance of faith. It is the simplicity of the human spirit to crave, seek and obtain that which we admire and love, and to believe and trust in the promises of faith. Like water and air, love and death nurture and sustain the… Read More

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Featured Review by Jake J. Harrison

"Truly captured the heaviness of aging in this poem. I'd like to think there is some upside. Perhaps in knowing yourself better and understanding..." Read More

Poem / Poetry

January 16, 2021

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Comments: 1

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Accepting that someone is out of your life is tough, especially your first real, true love. Read More
If we accept our demons they will become our angels Read More

Featured Review by smircle

"Interesting piece - I've never thought being labelled as 'prickly as a cactus' could be a nice thing, but you've managed to show it in a positiv..." Read More

Poem / Poetry

March 03, 2020

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Comments: 2

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Tags: love, life, acceptance

Accepting people for what makes them different. Read More
Accepting something takes strength and character not have the capability to do so. Read More

Poem / Non-Fiction

January 30, 2020

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Past heartache, present illusions (or are they), future...remains to be seen. Read More

Poem / Humor

November 06, 2019

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I was told to write something about sweets..this was what came to me. Perhaps love and forgiveness happens in confectionary too... Read More

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Take this as an anti-motivational rant, because being told to change what can't be changed only leads to greater feelings of failure. Cover image: Lana Graves on Unsplash. Read More

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A short story inspired by the lyrics of 'They' by Jem. Cover image: pixabay.com. Read More

Poem / Other

September 12, 2019

I'm sorry there's been a lot of these weird love poems lately. Just there's this person I can't get out of my head and it's clogging up my mind. The song lyric in this is Fools by Lauren Aquilina, really recommend her music! Enjoy! Read More

Tags: love, acceptance, vent

Poem / Poetry

September 09, 2019

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Comments: 1

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Poem / Poetry

August 27, 2019

Life, love, mania. Read More
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