Failing stories, books, poems, and more

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Reads: 1067

Comments: 19

Shelves: 6

The Vintage Publishing House

One day I will rise from my darkness... Read More

Poem / Other

February 05, 2018

Reads: 109

Comments: 7

The Booksie Classic House

Reads: 102

Comments: 9

The Booksie Classic House

Tags: lost, failing, trying

Poem / Poetry

January 17, 2018

Reads: 92

Comments: 2

The Booksie Classic House

Poem / Poetry

September 12, 2017

Reads: 44

Comments: 4

The Booksie Classic House

Tags: failing, guilt

I feel like I can't do this thing called life but I know I can make it. Read More
Revisiting the beach I first learned to swim- fearlessness- a cliff led up from the strand and in the meadow a bull skulled all day- a warning in red paint ''Beware of Bull'' Read More

Poem / Poetry

April 17, 2015

Reads: 437

Comments: 18

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

True feeling and rationale of failing. Read More
Not exactly a poem, but in poem form. More just a short shot of emotions and words from the little voice in everyone's heads. Read More

Poem / Poetry

January 10, 2015

Reads: 132

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

free-verse written at 2am whilst listening to thought provoking music Read More
Trying to fill a blank page with words and ideas that are all running around in your head. Read More
Something I just wrote out of personal feelings, honest feedback is appreciated. Thank you. Read More
a fear of failing. i couldnt handle the rejection.... im aware that sounds weak, but. Read More

Poem / Poetry

September 13, 2012

Reads: 170

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Poems don't need summary Read More

Book / Sports

August 31, 2012

Reads: 278

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Steph feels like her life is going down the drain. Everything is just going wrong. Will moving to a town in the middle of nowhere make things worse? Or will it give her fire in the belly? Read More
This is a metaphor again. Every sentence and almost every described object represents something real to me. Again, I don't like to tell my side of the story right away, because I feel like the reader can apply the imagery to his or her own situations in life. If you… Read More
Ryan’s 17th Birthday takes place while Michelle is in Colorado for the summer, and Ryan must also worry about his possibly failing grades in several classes, Madeline becomes bored with her relationship with Kyle and Ethan must deal with Mayor Sarandon’s incompetence and drunkenness while trying to get ahead in… Read More

Poem / Poetry

April 08, 2012

Reads: 161

Comments: 2

The Booksie Classic House

Just a little poem about a can of Coca-Cola. I'd be interested to hear what you think of it. Read More

Reads: 150

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

love is everything Read More

Tags: love, failing, never

Only failure can fail you, only it can make you fail if you let it fail you as well. Read More
The glory and prize of losing is better than winning. You gain knowledge, experience and you feel for those who fail while you only gain a "prize" or "token" when you win. Read More

Poem / Poetry

February 16, 2011

Reads: 263

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

you know I think we could really talk if all these words don't get in the way Read More
I wrote this peace when I was about to kill myself. It's mainly about my joke of a father, and as a result of him I stayed miserable. Read More

Poem / Poetry

June 24, 2010

Reads: 196

Comments: 3

The Booksie Classic House

i think im failing my test... again Read More
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