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

Tags: war, feminism, courage

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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,… Read More
When you dare challenge depression symptoms, I have noted some genuine inspiration notes. If you believe there is a deepest source of inspiration within, then awaken the giant facing all emptiness in silence. Listen more, act alive. More you practice less your strengths may wear away. In silence even the… Read More

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Using your voice is what matters. Read More
"I longed to read everything I possibly could, and the things I read in turn produced new yearnings." ?Patti Smith "The only thing standing between you and your goal is the bullshit story you keep telling yourself as to why you can't achieve it.” ?Jordan Belfort The meaning of life… Read More
This story is about a girl who likes a boy in her class but is afraid to tell him. The story is told from both the perspective. Read More
My life in a nutshell. Guess what? I just got accepted into a really prestigious high-school. I started high school already in a different school but this one only starts from grade 8. But anyway turns out that as part of joining this school they make you keep a 'journal'… Read More
A man at the end of his rope finds hope in the most unexpected place. Read More

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An Easterner evolves into a man of the West. Read More
Is it better to lie in comfort than to be alone in harsh truth? Read More
Expressing yourself through words is a beautiful colorful thing. It takes you to that happy place & that's the one thing no one else can't control but you, the Creator, the imaginer. Read More

Miscellaneous / Poetry

July 06, 2015

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Just one stanza long, but I think it's real pretty and I wanted to share with you Read More
A woman tries to find the courage to do what she believes is right... Read More
A man tries to find the courage to do what he feels in his heart is the right thing for him and the woman he loves. Read More

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You feel the courage to be yourself and before you know it...your spreading out wings ready to soar, braking away the chains that held you back for too long Read More
Set in the year of 2150, Keri has always felt out of place and misunderstood, even in her own home. But when a major accident sends her to training school for "The Project" Keri learns secrets that have both made her different and kept her safe. With a new threat… Read More
365 days of letters and gifts collected out of love. Vulnerability in sharing this journey. Real letters, real people. Real gifts. Real 365 days journey Read More

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When Melissa Jones moves to California to pursue her dream pf becoming an actress, she never expected to fall in love. When she meets Dylan Cain, the biggest movie star in Hollywood, she falls hard, fast. Bust what if Dylan isn't as sweet as she thinks he is? What if… Read More
Some people say I am mean, well I have news for you, it's not me that's mean, its, well... Read More

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A small poem about courage. Read More
This is a letter to someone I wish I knew and had the guts to talk in college. Do leave suggestions or comments. They are greatly appreciated Read More
"Dreams do come true" is about the way we should grow up, we should grow up courageous, take chances, having the courage to take the first step to success. We can't stay in the shadows, dream of a bright future but doing nothing to get it, we should work for… Read More
"Possibilities and Solutions" is about getting help, help is all around us, when we are going through a bad time in our lives, it is hard to see the different possibilities and solutions around us, if we open us and trust someone enough to let them help us, those possibilities… Read More
A blind man surprises everyone on a subway car with an act of courage. Read More
This story is to encourage you that you shouldn't let fear rule your life. I know there are some errors on here, but I will edit it later on. Feel free to give some suggestions on how to improve it. Please no negative comments. Thanks! :) Read More
Author, Amanda Farmer, shares the story of her family's relocation to Minnesota, from Pennsylvania, and the subsequent challenges they face as farmers, a family, and Mennonites. This memoir chronicles the years of struggle as Amanda and her younger brother Joseph seek to escape their father's suffocating and controlling behavior. Read More
Just now finding the words to describe old feelings Read More
Leslie Shepherd is a 24 year old who aspires for her band to become famous. However, will a setback stop her or motivate her? Read More
A Poem about life and how fear isn't as bad as everyone believes it to be. Courage comes fear, Perseverance comes from fear of failure. Our greatest strengths and triumphs have come from our worst fears. Fear is our foundation that we build upon, unless you're a sociopath of course… Read More
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