Determination stories, books, poems, and more

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The Booksie Classic House

The 6th round is a story of overcoming adversity, a true underdog story. Follow the story of an aging boxer as he attempts to fight in the heavyweight division. Read More
when ivy, a young teenage girl, has a desire for a kitten, she will do anything to prove her mom she can handle the responsibility. Read More

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The African Romance Stories House

Thabo was due to marry his long term fiancé. He looked forward to it, but he had to finish his degree program first. His lady would not marry him unless he got a job. Thabo failed his final year and had to repeat. He did so for the second time… Read More

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The Booksie Classic House

This is a story about a guy who can't say his feelings to the girl he loves, can he ever find a way to say it? What happens when that Guys finds himself in a situation between two girls? the one he likes and the other one who admires him.… Read More
Do this and you won't have to fear anything ever again.. Read More

Poem / Romance

December 22, 2016

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The Vintage Publishing House

A poem I wrote back in April. Something authentic. Read More

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The Booksie Classic House

"If we have reason to achieve something, our willingness for it increases" Read More

Poem / Other

July 05, 2016

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The Booksie Classic House

The attacks that took place on that one night in Paris changed how so many people now feel. Read More

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The Romance House

This short story looks at love from a different angle. A boy and a girl, in a relationship The girl (Jessie) isn't sure how their future is going to work, but the boy ( David) can see past that and it determined to make it work. They are also in… Read More

Poem / Poetry

April 27, 2016

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The Positivity Club House

A poem I wrote for myself, to remind myself my determination is limitless Read More

Article / Other

April 17, 2016

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The Booksie Classic House

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The Booksie Classic House

Here's a story with a hidden meaning. Good luck guessing it! Read More

Poem / Poetry

February 06, 2016

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Comments: 2

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The Booksie Classic House

A poem of determination. To rise above all obstacles and keep trying, no matter what. This poem was written as part of an English journal for college. Read More
Stay focused and defy the odds, prove the haters wrong. A piece of writing dedicated to keeping people motivated through tough times! Read More

Essay / Romance

January 15, 2016

Love is great Unknown Unpredictable But beautiful Even when it hurts the most it is outstanding. Read More

Book / Horror

December 09, 2015

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The Booksie Classic House

I am not giving up. Not now, not never. But despite never failing, as I never stopped, The people turned and ran. Read More

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The Booksie Classic House

World War Three rages in the year of 2099. Amid the conflict, Kaydyn Ramirez and her unit struggle to find a purpose for their lives in a maelstrom of war and contempt. This is the story of how they found that which had been lost, their honor. Read More

Poem / Poetry

September 13, 2015

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The Booksie Classic House

I wrote this, in 2010. It's part of my 1st poem set, Forgotten Recovery. Read More

Poem / Poetry

August 29, 2015

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The Booksie Classic House

Even on end, life goes on. Read More

Book / Fantasy

August 06, 2015

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Comments: 120

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The 'The Odd Ones' House

A pigeon, a cat, and a dog that can transform - the only friends a little girl needs . . . all of whom can talk of course. When nine-year-old Abigale is chased through a veil of light by a shadow that has been tormenting her for most of her… Read More

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The Booksie Classic House

This article tells the stories of individuals who achieved phenomenal fits, monumental odds notwithstanding with the intent to encourage readers never to give up in life and never to look down on themselves or others who may be physically handicapped. Read More
Have you ever got that feeling you got exactly what you wanted in life but still you are not satisfied at all? I invite you to read this work I wrote with a lot of inspiration but also with a lot of ambiguity because it's so close to us in… Read More
She loved to dance but her dreams were cut short in an accident. It's time to make new dreams...or is it? Read More
A vibrant and inspiring story of strength, determination and hope. The gift of hope and a smile. ?A portion of the proceeds of Plaid Frogs, Blue Toads & Pink Pollywogs goes to the American Cancer Society.? Read More

Essay / Other

February 05, 2015

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The Booksie Classic House

In the mid-eighties, snow-thrower manufacturing firm Toro, launched a promotion where purchasers of snow blower could refund a part of their purchase in the event that the next winter was characterized by modest snowfalls. The amount of money that was refunded was related to the amounts of snowfall thus putting… Read More

Short Story / Memoir

February 02, 2015

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The Booksie Classic House

Daily struggles caused from the love of the game, hockey. Read More
It's the year 3,550 and the government completely abandon their people to leave to another planet called "AA613". Now Ren and his dog Bandit are determined to go on an adventure to find the long lost paradise that once existed. On the way the meet an unlikely foe who think… Read More
Reclaiming Harper is a heartfelt, climatic, short story about a young girl trying to find who she really is. With the help of her twin siblings, she finds where she truly belongs. Please like and comment below, I like hearing feedback from other writers. Please keep it positive! *note: this… Read More

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