Failure stories, books, poems, and more

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Sometimes I look at the darkness wondering what it would show me. Read More
Marinism is a dirty realism novel about a teenage guy who all of a sudden has decided to become a sailor. He comes back from the USA after nine months of being away and shocks his parents with his new obsession. Endless arguments and fights, final year in high school,… Read More
A poem about a young girl who labelled as a failure, until she emerged and claimed her greatness. Read More
good job and well done wow you abstained from drug use for 12 weeks under threat of legal action here's a gold star ^.^ Read More

Poem / Poetry

September 11, 2020

Reads: 143

Comments: 3

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Sometimes we set a goal and keep on working and working and ..... suddenly at a point of time we realize that we have come very far from our goal. How Ruhi dealt with it , go through this story to get it! Happy reading :) Read More

Poem / Poetry

June 21, 2020

Reads: 203

Comments: 6

Shelves: 1

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Was playing Darkest Dungeon and then my favourite characters died, because of my curiosity. Read More

Tags: failure

Two young university students spend their days abusing marijuana; one morning, leading to an inevitable fate. Read More
How rejection, sometimes, is just a faulty perspective Read More
Motivation keeps us moving and leads to success. Read More

Poem / Other

January 09, 2020

Reads: 236

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

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Write, Dream, Inspire. Read More

Tags: failure, trying

Reads: 248

Comments: 1

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Regret + Regret = I don't know Read More

Tags: love, regret, failure

I just need some guidance and ways to go forward.. I didn't know where else to post this so I decided to come here after looking at multiple websites. Read More

Tags: help, failure

Poem / Poetry

May 21, 2019

Reads: 270

Comments: 6

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Tags: failure, pressure

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"Ha, love this, Hully Name and shame, but no-one will ever take the blame. All the way back to primary school... it wasn't me Miss, he hit me fir..." Read More

Poem / Poetry

April 28, 2019

Reads: 310

Comments: 4

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In the silence listening to the sounds of nature I think of how beautiful they are, And I think of how you all must feel Resting beyond the stars. Read More

Reads: 413

Comments: 2

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Prepare for failure Read More

Poem / Non-Fiction

January 20, 2019

Reads: 317

Comments: 1

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how much more do I have to do? how much is wrong with me? is it enough? Read More

Poem / Poetry

January 04, 2019

Reads: 437

Shelves: 1

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When someone believes in you, more than you do your self, it is hard to get a handle of your emotions Read More

Poem / Other

December 17, 2018

Reads: 312

Comments: 7

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Tags: failure

Poem / Poetry

October 16, 2018

Once again I was playing around with rhyme and memories from a time long ago rose to the surface. A lyric poem on addiction and the fall from romance; a slice of life from the seedier side where small mistakes can gather momentum and change entire histories. I would like… Read More

Poem / Poetry

October 15, 2018

Reads: 315

Comments: 2

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