Endurance stories, books, poems, and more

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Poem / Romance

September 07, 2017

Reads: 21

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Poem / Other

April 12, 2017

Reads: 35

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

considering cards sent. Read More

Poem / Romance

December 22, 2016

Reads: 156

Comments: 3

Shelves: 1

The Vintage Publishing House

A poem I wrote back in April. Something authentic. Read More
A group of twelve young men and women seek wisdom from a ninety-two year-old man who runs a hundred miles at a time. Penny and Jan visit the home of this phenom to invite him for pizza and beer and 'questioning'; and find transcendence. Now what? Read More

Poem / Poetry

June 11, 2016

Reads: 113

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Poetry House

About the 1915 sinking of Sir Ernest Henry Shackleton's ship Endurance Read More

Reads: 165

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Poem / Poetry

March 03, 2016

Reads: 111

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

There's a remaining glow beneath the rotting skin. Read More

Poem / Memoir

January 29, 2016

Reads: 229

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

The House of Ghosts House

The most personal thing I've ever written, and I apologize if it doesn't come across the same as it did in my head. If I had to summarize, I'd basically say I care for every friend and person I meet despite how they might react if they knew certain things… Read More
Thoughts while running while others are indoors. Read More

Reads: 117

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

This is a poem dedicated to females and specifically African women who have endured so much in life Read More

Reads: 81

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

The heart's Will to always continue. Read More

Reads: 104

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Beside life, what keeps us surviving and moving on is hope… Read More

Reads: 57

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

This is about...me i guess. And how because of a close friend of mine, i realized just how strong i actually am. And to her i thank you: :* i love you forever ? Read More

Reads: 209

Comments: 9

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

This Novel is truly a piece of work. Bear with me...It is however based on a True Story. Once realize how true this is, it will touch your heart, your mind, and your Life. Read More

Short Story / Other

February 16, 2014

Reads: 242

Comments: 6

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

She pushed aside, nay, buried all negative thoughts of injuries, pain and death. She knew that she had to reach some kind – any kind – of help and thence, a hospital. The thought – the near certainty of her death during the attempt – did not even cross her… Read More

Reads: 164

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Many people get discouraged with life, with their trials, setbacks...when hardships and suffering are their lot. This poem suggests that all of us here on earth have difficulties, and that life's not a "free and easy ride"; but we feel better about ourselves and forget our worries and even experience… Read More
A true story showing how believers must become as sacrifices to God while enduring all hardships and keeping their faith in all situations. Read More
Alphon has been chosen by his parents to participate in Endurancity, where people any age from ten to fifteen compete in stages, to put their survival skills at the test. Alphon is only thirteen, chances of him surviving are slim. Seventy-five other participants will be forced to endure the five… Read More
I can remember a conversation I had, that unbeknown to me at the time, would one day shape my entire attitude towards life and make some of the most painful and challenging and testing experiences that were yet to happen, bearable. And not just bearable, but valuable. It was only… Read More
What our response should be to God during trials Read More

Reads: 2034

Comments: 10

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Come find out what lies beneath the surface of Katelyn. This starts out the beginning of Katelyns sixth grade year; I'm still not sure where, or how far I am going with this, please help me decide. Read More

Reads: 105

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Lonely since she was a small child, Selena naturally finds it hard to fit in. Read More

Reads: 212

Comments: 7

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Have you ever been in a relationship, but still be helplessly inlove with someone els who broke your heart? are you scared of moving on? are you afraid to let your heart love agian? here is a poem to your suffering. Read More

Reads: 182

Comments: 6

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Freeverse poem I wrote when I was having a pretty rough time in life. Read More
Many ordinary sane people have run marathons. Through a combination of circumstances, Mike found himself standing on the starting line of his first marathon having done almost no training! Don't try this! Just read and feel the pain! Read More
A short tale on the respect and wisdom of our elders. Read More
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