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Poem / Poetry

April 13, 2018

Reads: 21

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

I wish I could be a wizard who could make a paradise for you. But I'm forced to confront my mere humanity, and maybe that's okay. Read More
Angela Duckworth has written with passion about passion. This book review looks at some of the qualities high achievers have and the science of measuring those attributes. Read More

Reads: 191

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

The blame for a county-wide murder spree lies at the feet of three people broken by a dying mill town: Calvin, a killer; London, a cook; and Rhonda, the woman who loves them both. Neither they, nor the reader, see the storm brewing until it's too late in this Southern… Read More

Poem / Poetry

November 14, 2013

Reads: 244

Comments: 28

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

It's all about one's grit and fortitude. Read and get to know whom I am addressing to. Read More

Tags: life, strife, grit

Reads: 1265

Comments: 78

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

The will to win,the desire to succeed, the urge to use your fullest potential... These are the keys which will unlock the door of personal excellence. Read More

Tags: power, skill, grit

This is a quick paragraph on why I am the way I am. Read More

Poem / Poetry

October 19, 2011

Reads: 164

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

About paranoid people I know Read More

Poem / Poetry

July 27, 2011

Reads: 143

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

this was for english aha..poetry is not my strong point.. Read More

Poem / Poetry

April 18, 2010

Reads: 219

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Life itself is often the way to overcome the hardship and struggle. Read More
Booksie 2018 Poetry Contest

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