Hardship stories, books, poems, and more

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Book / Other

November 12, 2019

Reads: 36

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Horace Thunder is a man with a big heart. He has seen many things in his life that he’d like to forget, but his family has always been his most priceless jewel. He will do anything and everything in his power to make sure they are loved and live a… Read More
This is a coming of age/romance story. It follows two individuals a boy Keith, and a girl Kiara who live in a world like our own, but this world exists in an alternate universe. Starting the story as preteens this is the story of how they grow up, fall in… Read More
That didn't just happened, did it? Read More
A true story about a man who was caught on the wrong side during a bloody civil war. The narrative stays true to actual events, but some level of artistic freedom has been allowed to bring out the essence of what is described and to avoid simple and straight forward… Read More

Poem / Poetry

September 12, 2019

Reads: 48

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A small girls digs in the pits every day. Read More
Life always finds a way. No matter how good your attribute may be, it will never stop. This overwhelming feeling that you are not good enough - in a world that may pull its victim to its knees and beg. One that may convince you that the world doesn’t need… Read More
I have found that, when life isn't going particularly well at home or conflict has broken out, a secluded spot among the greenery can be calming. Even if that spot is not incredibly beautiful, it can be a refreshing and beneficial retreat from home. Please enjoy. Read More
They're Always in my memory. My poem. Read More
As Christians, how do we find our center in life and what does it mean to know ourselves? Read More
Victor was a 20 years old young lad who's going to face this cruel world before he knew it. Here's the piece of his inner feelings. For those who are still not ready to grow up. Read More

Poem / Poetry

January 23, 2019

So much pollution and dust all around, we hate it but ignore cleaning up our own mess Read More

Reads: 116

Comments: 3

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

I wrote this, in 2018. It's part of my 10th poem set, Remembering Relapse. Read More

Reads: 152

Comments: 2

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

I can now enjoy a break. Read More
It is true no one told me about the way of life. Of course I was disciplined and learn many things in school, but the real way of life is something different. My poem. Read More

Book / Romance

May 21, 2018

Reads: 2655

Shelves: 1

The Two Rivers House

What would one do if they are desperate? Read More

Reads: 284

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

you don't know what people go through. Read More

Poem / Other

February 10, 2018

Reads: 252

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

eventually everything comes to and end. Read More

Poem / Other

January 26, 2018

This was a slam poem I had to write and preform in my English 12 class as a project for reading the story Beowulf. The poems was heavily influence by Beowulf and the poem talks about my "demon". Read More

Poem / Non-Fiction

January 18, 2018

Reads: 271

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A poem about: the horrible & hard struggles that occur in the ghetto on a daily basis. Read More

Poem / True Confessions

January 11, 2018

Reads: 237

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Tags: dark, truth, hardship

A story about love and lose, hope and faith (and picking stuff up). Read More

Book / Young Adult

September 27, 2017

Reads: 411

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Vampire world House

The simplicity of a normal routine can often be used as a security blanket. Occasionally life strips our security blankets from us entirely. ?Life isn't meant to be taken in silence, yet Leia Walker goes through every day as if trying to hide herself from the world.… Read More
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