Lessons stories, books, poems, and more

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This essay talks about the silent lessons that music imparts about life Read More

Book / Non-Fiction

November 23, 2017

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Shelves: 2

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our lives are a constant state of evolution. every part of us changes the longer we live, physically and mentally. this is clear when you notice how what you think and believe now is so different to what you thought or believed years ago. this evolution we go through… Read More

Short Story / Fantasy

September 08, 2017

Reads: 51

Shelves: 1

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Working as a helper in a famous high school, the Head called me in one day and asked if I would like to take over a class teaching astrology and the Greek thinkers. He had heard from the other teachers that I was very good in those subjects. Read More

Reads: 57

Comments: 2

Shelves: 2

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This was just a dumb story I wrote in 8th grade. It's filled with inside jokes from our class, but it's still amuses me. Read More

Reads: 72

Shelves: 1

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Even though we may grow up in the same place, the money and fame will make us change places. Read More
I am an unapologetic student of life and care to share what I have learned. Read More

Poem / Poetry

December 18, 2016

Reads: 116

Comments: 7

Shelves: 3

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Wayward observations and romantic notions summoned by the beauty of nature. AUTHOR'S NOTE: Originally published on Booksiesilk but feel better suited here. Read More

Poem / Poetry

August 09, 2016

Reads: 131

Shelves: 1

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Short story about two thieves stealing something quite important. Is this the best blurb ever? No, no not at all. Not even close, I mean frankly this blurb sucks. Read More

Reads: 106

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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One of the worst incidents every person would feel devastated for. Read More

Short Story / Other

April 23, 2016

a must to read ancient indian epic mahabharata scene which involves personal favorite character- bhismar. he whom angered the god and made even the divine lord overwhelmed with anger as no one could defeat him in the war. Read More
This is my First real story.. Its about a little girl who went through alot... Its all a true story too. Read More

Tags: life, lessons

Reads: 71

Shelves: 1

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(A collection of rules, tips and bucket list) Read More
And you asked yourself, when was the last time? Read More

Reads: 137

Comments: 6

Shelves: 4

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Realizations made while living life. Read More

Reads: 109

Comments: 1

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An answer, of sorts, to Maya Angelou's poem, "The Lesson". Read More

Reads: 210

Comments: 3

Shelves: 1

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Realizations made while living life. Read More

Reads: 229

Comments: 5

Shelves: 4

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Lessons learned from living life. Read More

Tags: love, life, anger, hate, lessons

Poem / Poetry

September 03, 2015

Reads: 169

Shelves: 1

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In a world of horrific events, we are often shielded from the true enormity of the situation. I know no more than anyone else, but I do know that there are people out there suffering, tormented by the horrors they see unfold in front of their eyes. We live in… Read More

Reads: 235

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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A man at the end of his rope finds hope in the most unexpected place. Read More
The true story of lost love and lessons learned from the perspective of a former military man. Read More
The Lizzy Tyler Story is a short story about a girl trying to cope with life. Names, Places, and events have changed slightly so in this novel. While they are true to a point some parts are not. Any similarity to real persons, living or dead is coincidental and not… Read More
While inside the great fish, Jonah learns several valuable lessons. Read More
A pastor and deacon use umbrellas to teach congregation about faith. Read More

Poem / Poetry

March 08, 2015

Reads: 77

Shelves: 1

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Nothing wrong with how we live and all that it brings Read More

Tags: life, lessons

Poem / Romance

March 05, 2015

Reads: 134

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

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part ofmy university collection More of my random musings, first draft so please excuse the imperfections! Read More
The adventures contue for Rip Van Winkle as his wakes for a second time and finds things further along in the town he used to live in. His children are older than he is and doing quite well with things but an addition to the family comes as a surprise… Read More
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