Courage stories, books, poems, and more

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<p> beauty is when........ her eyes sparkling those lambent flames and valuing her soul enduringly !her scars wrapped up with fortitude , she delicately applies her maquillage of enthralling smile . </p> Read More

Poem / Romance

September 12, 2017

Reads: 39

Comments: 9

Shelves: 1

The Vintage Publishing House

<p> Something old. July 2009... </p> Read More

Poem / Poetry

September 10, 2017

Reads: 29

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The House of Ghosts House

Tags: loss, strong, courage, weak

Poem / Poetry

July 11, 2017

Reads: 54

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Do you love you? Read More
Being in the know that life is a cycle and everthing is always in constant motion , to stop, to exsist in the moment of nothingness with no purpose or will.. Will that be the moment of Now Read More

Reads: 45

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Growing older never meant getting wiser. Read More
these lyrics really describe the way I feel. I just put them as me seeing another girl falling apart this way, because it hurt less to write them. I know there are also other people, regardless of gender, who feel the same way. Read More

Reads: 134

Comments: 6

Shelves: 3

The Contently Deranged Travelers House

another freewrite Read More

Reads: 70

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Tags: fire, fear, courage

Circumstances force a beautiful young woman with a withered arm since birth, to decide whether to amputate or keep the arm. Read More

Poem / Poetry

August 22, 2016

Reads: 125

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A short poem. Read More
A group of young men and women at Cal Berkeley have observed a very old runner for over six months. A couple of them have classes in geriatrics and the amazing feats of the very old. So they follow him; sometimes all night. Now they want to know how and&#8230; Read More
Some strange vibes emanating from a very senior runner, attract the attention of a group of young men and women, who come to believe that he possess some special knowledge . . . and advice. Read More
Some Cal students have noticed an older guy running in the area over the past six months and some strange attraction makes them decide to follow him. Then they decide that they want to meet him. They all agree that they have a very odd feeling that he can give&#8230; Read More
Just something I thought about today and had to get down in paper Read More

Poem / Poetry

May 31, 2016

Reads: 129

Comments: 3

Shelves: 1

The Silver Tongue House

Overcoming bullying. Read More
According to Guru Granth Sahib ji,' From woman, man is born; within woman, man is conceived; to woman he is engaged and married. Woman becomes his friend; through woman, the future generations come. When his woman dies, he seeks another woman; to woman he is bound. So why call her&#8230; Read More

Reads: 181

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

"When I wasn`t thinking clearly, I believed in you and the things that you did." Read More

Reads: 118

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

I wrote this, in 2009. It's part of my 7th lyric set, Glorious Insanity. Read More

Poem / Poetry

March 21, 2016

Reads: 159

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

many people are epitome of life and courage. They welcome obstacles and get through. But they never complain, they consider hardships as blessing Read More

Reads: 206

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

a 250-word story to describe what many women may have faced during medieval wars. Read More

Tags: war, feminism, courage

Reads: 159

Comments: 1

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

Charlotte's mother is sending her to a school full of tests. And not just any tests. Bravery tests. Standing still without flinching while people throw knives at you, walking out into a storm, jumping down from a height... Read More

Tags: courage, bravery

So I'm teaching my friend how to write poetry and he gave me an idea that I would turn into a short poem as an example, the idea being: "Courage is not physical power, but mental strength." And I thought, "hell, why not? Let's upload it!" So without further explanation,&#8230; Read More

Reads: 213

Comments: 2

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

Words of encouragement! Read More
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