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Poem / Poetry

August 22, 2017

Reads: 33

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Out with the old, in with the new, a time comes when space and chance is given to the young to play their part, and when such isn't given, it is okay to seize it. Read More

Poem / Poetry

August 17, 2017

Reads: 20

Shelves: 1

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How long is childhood Read More

Tags: children, growth

Reads: 46

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A poem about a girl who is frightened, who does not know her own power. She has this amazing light and warrior inside her. She just needs to unlock it. Read More

Short Story / Humor

June 20, 2017

Reads: 65

Shelves: 1

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there moments in a woman's life when things begin to change and its something that scares us , but we have to grow at some point right Read More

Tags: reality, growth

Poem / Poetry

May 26, 2017

Reads: 40

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

this poem is about addiction - I found a friend I've been out of touch with for many years only to find he was battling an addiction. When we spoke finally, he shared how things have changed and how since stopping he's been able to find some semblance of himself… Read More

Reads: 100

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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Poem about life, an understanding Read More
This is a short story of the few years have lived on earth, how i experienced a major health challenge that made me initially loose hope of life but i laterovercame , faced it and still achieve my goals . It will inspire you Read More

Reads: 55

Shelves: 1

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Hello! This is somewhat short notice, and I recognize that I have been absent for months, but I would really appreciate some constructive criticism for this paper. In my English class, we are writing a synthesis essay and one aspect we need to include is a personal narrative. We had… Read More

Reads: 48

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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Tags: trees, god, poem, jesus, growth

Poem / Poetry

November 09, 2016

Reads: 59

Shelves: 1

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Tags: love, pain, empathy, growth

Poem / Poetry

October 18, 2016

Reads: 73

Shelves: 1

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Tags: life, beauty, art, growth

Enjoy feed back is always cool Read More
Spring, Summer, Winter and Fall these are all of the Seasons that Read More

Tags: growth, seeds, harvest

Reads: 309

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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The Cure details a butcher shop and glower garden, those who work there, and our imprisonment to the ground we come from. Read More

Poem / Romance

July 29, 2016

Reads: 158

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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this poem is a small outlook on my current relationship thus far. its a mere sense of appreciation for my other half. Read More
Enjoy about two lovely ladies I know who are sister to one and other and I know the feeling as having a brother from another mother Read More
Wanna play a game? Transcend inevitable things to greater joys beyond, or continue to be ruined by the suffering....the choice is yours. Read More
We have all been throught the swamps of pain and suffering...at least at some point. But, do either and/or both HAVE to existe? Is there meaning in pain? Is there motivation somewhere in the darkness? Answers to these questions and the big one exist...but THE answer is elicited within thy… Read More
Uhm...so I started writing this self help book a few years ago in the midst of me being stuck in my feelings from the death of my grandmother, both my parents being ill and one of them deciding to leave the country permanantly and my divorce all happening in the… Read More

Reads: 91

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

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Born and raised until 10 I came from deep in the Appalachians. Those hills hide a lot of evil. This is my journey of overcoming. Read More
A commander of one of two warring factions is captured. She is then helped by a member of the other faction. The story focuses on her journey home and their growth to understanding each other. Better formatting here: https://docs.google.com/document/d/1ipjKEHbswud-b7MexqwA4WP2A_ZGfZtg5_CVo4R_3wM/edit?usp=sharing Read More

Tags: space, alien, growth, ship, 5028

Reads: 496

Shelves: 1

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Lily has always been very different from the rest of her siblings and her parents and when she finds out that she has a different father, suddenly everything makes more sense. Can she piece back the puzzle of her life and the members in it? Read More

Poem / Poetry

January 22, 2016

Reads: 124

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

This is a tribute to my favorite season of Spring. Read More

Short Story / Other

January 07, 2016

Reads: 148

Comments: 4

Shelves: 1

The Contently Deranged Travelers House

This is a short work I'm posting as a personal experiment. [ it's an oldie ] Read More

Reads: 137

Comments: 3

Shelves: 6

The Booksie Classic House

Beauty can be achieved, but it does not necessarily last forever. Read More
Discover your innate hidden truth without the conditioned influence of family, society, culture, religion, politics or any other structure that forces a belief system out of line with your inner knowingness. Through the process of self-observation, self-discovery and questioning the world around you, you will learn how to: • Control… Read More

Poem / Other

August 28, 2015

Reads: 141

Comments: 9

Shelves: 1

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We are lucky we have the option of making choices and learning from them. Free will is a gift and a curse... Read More
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