Gratitude stories, books, poems, and more

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Back in high school, two of my favorite teachers were voted "most intimidating" in the class superlatives. This unfair judgement of one teacher in particular struck a nerve for me. Read More
On the anniversary of my mother's death (otherwise known as the worst day of my life) I just wanted to express how I feel about it now. Read More

Poem / Poetry

March 09, 2018

Reads: 31

Shelves: 1

The Encourage Writing Inc. House

A little thank you, in a poem. Read More

Tags: thanks, gratitude

Have you ever wanted to just thank you to someone special to you? Read More

Reads: 37

Shelves: 1

The Two Rivers House

In him, we live, move, and have our being. Life is a mystery! Read More
A poem for my (ex)? It's complicated but we broke it off as a relationship cause of how unappreciative I was for her and for how i made her feel "not good enough" so I wrote this to express the only way I know how, how special she is to… Read More

Poem / Romance

September 17, 2016

Reads: 112

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

When you meet someone who always has your back and simply makes you feel invincible all around Read More

Poem / Poetry

March 16, 2016

Reads: 74

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

Just a little thank you for the kind words. I never expected anyone to comment and honestly thought it was going to be negative if someone did. I know it's probably not much to some people, but having just one nice comment on my writing has made me feel so… Read More

Reads: 305

Comments: 4

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Remembering the fallen on Remembrance Day. Read More

Poem / Romance

June 13, 2015

Reads: 139

Comments: 5

Shelves: 3

The Booksie Classic House

For a very special person Read More

Tags: thanks, gratitude

Reads: 363

Comments: 10

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Be thankful for death; some do not get to experience it. Read More

Reads: 351

Comments: 3

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

If you see the potential behind 6.9 billion human life existing on this Salt of Earth, remake this one time could change together. :) Read More

Reads: 112

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

This is a poetry book, based on the Love of God, and the ability to change what is in your life, through the grace of God. Read More
...Given that gratitude is a virtue and a determination of our wellness inspired me to illustrate a story commenting on society's health. Our evolution, I question, has it always been in the spirit of gratitude or perhaps all the problems are the result of ignoring, and forgetting love. Read More

Tags: love, god, gratitude

Reads: 219

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A heart-felt letter of thanks to my beloved. Read More
The Universe always has our back... whether we realise it or not... Read More

Reads: 2910

Comments: 15

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

My Heartiest Thanks Read More

Poem / Poetry

August 06, 2013

Reads: 115

Comments: 4

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A shamelessly happy lyric written after a great weekend. A friend of mine gave me the title. Think he meant everything's just fine. Might be the most uncool entry on Booksie. Bothered. Read More
Tap into a power that leads to happiness, health and success! It is as easy as ABC with "Positive Power Secrets from A to Z"! Read More
taken from my book, "The Flies Are Bothering The Pig!" Read More

Reads: 107

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Thank You with a smile! Read More

Tags: gratitude, thank

Reads: 364

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

This was me waxing philosophical on New Year's 2005. I was invited to a New Year's Eve party by a friend who turned out to indeed be "letting me down gently before leaving me behind." But my resolution stands true to this day. Read More

Poem / Poetry

November 18, 2012

Reads: 213

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

After we spent a day together, my friend Joe challenged me to write my thoughts about it down in a poem. It turned out to be more like a prose poem, for the people that know the difference, and it also has elements of a letter. It is important to… Read More

Poem / Poetry

November 18, 2012

Reads: 158

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

This was written for one of my best friends, whom I met as a karaoke DJ, as a parting gift before she moved from Portland to Arizona. Ironically, I later moved to Arizona, and then she moved back to Portland. But we did have about a year of living in… Read More

Poem / Poetry

November 15, 2012

Reads: 94

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A poem for a friend, who really likes Oranges, and Oranges are my favorite fruit besides berries >u< Sweet n Sour! Hope you enjoy! This however is not exactly a love poem: Read More
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