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Apostle William T. A. Olubiyi, ThD is a teacher of the word. A speaker at churches, fellowships and several conferences. A vibrant preacher in Revivals and Crusades. He is the man of multiple grace, whose passion straddles both his professional calling, EDUCATION and his divine calling, DISCIPLESHIP. He engages in… Read More

Tags: time, grow, its, to, up

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A story of a young boy playing with his toys. The story builds as the child continues to play with the same toys throughout his life. Read More

Tags: grow, ignore, play, toy

Poem / Poetry

September 06, 2016

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Comments: 7

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Old Redwood growth, the mysterious ancient trees. Read More

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Summer questions about mowing grass, rhyming and tong in cheek. Read More

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"I longed to read everything I possibly could, and the things I read in turn produced new yearnings." ?Patti Smith "The only thing standing between you and your goal is the bullshit story you keep telling yourself as to why you can't achieve it.” ?Jordan Belfort The meaning of life… Read More

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We all have to grow up... Read More

Tags: life, age, young, grow

time never stops, so grow as a person. and enjoy what precious life you have on earth, because we don't decide what time we leave. Read More
An original quote by Michael Dale Sipes, Jr. about what is truly important in life. Read More

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Comments: 6

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Girl finds out growing up is hard Read More

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A poem about struggling to find your way in an unclear path. You keep trying, and keep failing, but you never give up. You either accept your fate, or you create your own destiny. Let all of your regrets and mistakes go, and move forward with your life ! Read More

Poem / Poetry

February 02, 2015

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Comments: 1

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A poem about letting go of toxic relationships/friendships. Stay away from people who consume you with negativity and draw you into their world of angst. Read More

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A short poem inspired by the crow outside on the cherry tree that used to grow at my old house. Many things change and age as time goes on. Enjoy things as they are now. Read More

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Comments: 10

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Short Story / Young Adult

June 25, 2014

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To my friends. I still think of you after a year apart. I hope everything is going well for you all. Read More

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Margo Scott never believed in fairy tales. Her life revolved around money, money, and more money. It was a valuable life style, according to her mother, a woman who couldn't be found without her powdered make up nearby. Margo, as every other spoiled child, took everything for granted, even her… Read More

Poem / Poetry

February 05, 2014

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A character introspective. Kind of free prose. About change, growth. - We wish we were free from our past, but the past is the dirt not the chains. - Read More
Compares a carpenter who builds homes in this life to the carpenter's Son who builds homes in the next life for all those who believe in Him. Read More

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Comments: 15

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As a teenager, or really at any age, people will tear you down. They will call you names and tell you, you are not worth it. But I say no. That is not what you are meant for. Read More

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Love is like a seed. And I planted ours, it will grow to be a beauty. Read More

Poem / Memoir

October 07, 2013

Reads: 81

Comments: 8

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I wrote a free-write on "Where I'm from" and collected all of my favorite phrases and sentences to form this poem. Read More

Poem / Poetry

September 27, 2013

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Mother Nature. Read More

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this poem tells us that mostly, it is disappointment in this world that make us ignore it and seek God. the unfairness and threats in the world make us focus on heaven. most of us go to church to tell God about our problems and to seek solutions to them.… Read More

Poem / Poetry

July 26, 2013

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this poem isnt much like me others but it is what it is and its here to be viewed Read More
And it shall come to pass, that whosoever shall call on the name of the Lord shall be saved. Read More

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Comments: 19

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This is a very short story written for a contest. Lol I've never tried to write something under 500 words before :) Anyway the result is a ambiguous burst of emotion that I hope will touch someone. Enjoy! Read More
Booksie 2017-2018 Short Story Contest

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