Courage stories, books, poems, and more

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The first chapter of the second installment of Didrums journey Read More

Book / Poetry

June 08, 2019

Reads: 74

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Now is the time to say it plainly... My poem. Read More
The golf lesson gone wrong! Read More
My husband has a mistress, her name is alcohol... The reality of addiction in everyday life. Read More
a poem i wrote about a girl i knew years ago. Read More

Poem / Poetry

March 19, 2019

Reads: 148

Comments: 11

Shelves: 3

The Vintage Publishing House

Is honesty the best policy? Read More
I am writing this at a very critical point in my life. A point where I should be more reactive towards my circumstances, but I am numb. Read More

Poem / Poetry

March 05, 2019

Reads: 94

Comments: 1

The Free Verse Poetry House

In a world where courage is often given a mockery nod, there are many who know courage well, whether in the battle field, police and fire work, or of just plain putting up with the erosion of principals our country is experiencing. But for shear physical courage—outside of the award-winning… Read More

Tags: courage

Book / Other

February 07, 2019

Reads: 5760

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

War Story is a complex story that is based on my Parallel Worlds vision. This means that this story is set in our world as it can be, not necessarily what is or was. It is a work of fiction about a group of friends during World War II. Because… Read More
God told Joshua to be strong, and of good courage. My poem. Read More
This short story is a fictional account of Russian escape from Revolutionary Russia in the 1920's. For the most part they were hunted down and killed including the Czar. T he Czar's sister Olga did escape and moved to Denmark and to England . She took up residence in Canada… Read More

Short Story / True Confessions

December 07, 2018

Reads: 192

Comments: 9

The Booksie Classic House

Featured Review by Sue Harris

"This is a really inspiring piece, jmm. I absolutely love the analogy, a brilliant way to describe your struggle. Keep taking those steps, mainta..." Read More

An act of faith, though a risk Read More

Poem / Other

October 08, 2018

Reads: 105

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A little poem about continuing on and finding your wings to fly! Read More

Poem / Poetry

September 30, 2018

Reads: 356

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

How many times have you stifled your comments, afraid of what others would think? I know it's a trend I wish to break...and so I wrote this poem to help inspire myself and others in the journey of expression. Read More

Reads: 192

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Little Peach is a story about overcoming adversity. A premature baby girl is born to parents who don't care for her properly, an incredibly selfish mother and an alcoholic father. This story takes you through the first few years of her life, and how her experiences molded her to… Read More
It was the year 4020, after the great battle of humanity has ended. Earth was set almost devoid of beings. With mother nature taking back it's claim. The lands were bounteous of resources of life. A wanderer named Rahul, a male of age 146, was wandering atop some hilly… Read More

Poem / Editorial and Opinion

August 22, 2018

Reads: 129

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

This poem was written to inspire those who are being bullied to stand tall and not take to heart what others are saying about them. Read More

Reads: 232

Comments: 4

Shelves: 4

The Booksie Classic House

Featured Review by Sue Harris

"A strange but punchy start, one that seems innocuous, until the the story begins to unfold, and what a sad, story of bravado...a brittle public ..." Read More

Poem / Poetry

May 01, 2018

Reads: 182

Comments: 1

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

When you don't think about it and it still comes out, that's just your heart being honest Read More

Tags: love, hope, courage

Poem / Romance

April 28, 2018

Reads: 186

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

By the time Marcus started high school, he had developed the ambition to become a singer. His parents took him to a record store. After spending hours looking for something that he felt would interest him, he discovered a CD of songs from a musical. Marcus spent… Read More

Tags: dreams, courage

A brief encounter on Diwali day puts life in perspective for this writer. Read More
You are going to feel the weights being removed. Everything you do will become more enjoyable. only when you express the truth by developing Courage. #soulfulLife ~David R. Hawkins M.D., PH.D. (Letting Go) Read More

Tags: love, life, evil, truth, courage

A poem about life challenges Read More
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