Martyr stories, books, poems, and more

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Poem / Poetry

April 18, 2019

Reads: 99

Comments: 1

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Vo Thi Sau is a famous martyr in Vietnam. She joined the Viet Minh fighting against the French colonialists at age 13. At 14 she threw a grenade at a group of French soldiers, killing one and injuring 12. At age 16 she tried the same against a local collaborator… Read More
A martyr is someone who suffers persecution and death for advocating, renouncing, refusing to renounce, or refusing to advocate a belief or cause as demanded by an external party. Most martyrs are considered holy or are respected by their followers, becoming symbols of exceptional leadership and heroism in the… Read More

Poem / Non-Fiction

October 22, 2014

the love of a martyr Read More

Reads: 181

Comments: 1

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poem about pain and suffering Read More

Poem / Poetry

June 06, 2014

Reads: 209

Comments: 2

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a poem about a girl's obsession with being popular Read More
A young man raised to be the story teller of his people inadvertently becomes the spark of a world wide revolt against tyranny. Read More

Reads: 342

Comments: 1

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Sick of people being so self-sacrificial. People should learn to live more for themselves, to be a little more selfish. The Old Lie: Dulce et Decorum est Read More
After heavy clashes, an activist chats to a taxi driver Read More
Hindi poem highlighting voice of Indian soldier. Soldier dies for the country and becomes martyr. He will take birth to sacrifice himself again. Read More

Tags: voice, inner, martyr

How my heart’s all for a fresh start With you, the one who tore it all apart. But I’m a little smarter I refuse to make my heart a martyr. Read More
Sneers from left to right. Guilty though i was. Human i still felt. Read More

Reads: 454

Comments: 3

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I sort of just, thought this off the top of my head after watching Greenzone. Read More

Reads: 250

Comments: 2

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A passionate piece dedicated to those who fight for what they believe in. Read More

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Comments: 833

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Dedication: To all U.S. Military Veterans and in commemoration of the annual American national holidays of Memorial Day (last Monday in May), Independence Day (July 4) and Veteran’s (Armistice) Day (November 11). While surfing the YouTube website to find some original recordings of old(ies), pre-Beatles rock ‘n’ roll songs, I… Read More
Everyone has a number, we dont know what significance ours has to our lives until after we are gone. Read More

Poem / Other

March 22, 2010

Reads: 409

Comments: 13

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Fell out of my hand when I was thinking of Time as a person with human features. Correlating body parts with thought forms. Read More
The year is 2134. The world has fallen under the reign of a single superpower; the Domain of Syrvis. Led to success by its Council of Elders, it rose into the sights of the other global superpowers nearly three decades ago. But the technology of the Syrvis was more than… Read More
feel like mindfucking the hell out of yourself? then -brace- yourself and join the ride! Read More

Reads: 3012

Shelves: 1

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A Tagalog poem that means "Goodbye my love". Read More
this poem sums up my thoughts in a few ways, but mainly it's just a little bit of a fantasy, created because of listening to music by Tori Amos.....this is what happens....heehee ;D (one of my muses) Read More

Poem / Poetry

February 03, 2009

Reads: 547

Comments: 28

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This one... Will actually have a foretelling summary. You see, Jack "Frank Atanacio" thought that he was clever in ending my woman's life, in poem, and I made the mistake of telling him that I was going to get him back. So, he decided to jump the gun and get… Read More
This maybe the hardest thing to do Read More

Tags: love, martyr

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