Persistence stories, books, poems, and more

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Poem / Romance

October 05, 2017

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Essay / Romance

January 15, 2016

Love is great Unknown Unpredictable But beautiful Even when it hurts the most it is outstanding. Read More
In the pursuit of our dreams and aspirations, we on occasion encounter seemingly insurmountable challenges that compel us to give up. However, giving up may not be the right option; a little persistence may do the trick. Find out more in this inspirational article. Read More

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This article tells the stories of individuals who achieved phenomenal fits, monumental odds notwithstanding with the intent to encourage readers never to give up in life and never to look down on themselves or others who may be physically handicapped. Read More

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This article seeks to promote the values of hard work (perspiration), persistence and patience as necessary on the route to success. Makes use of anecdotes, illustrations and quotes from notable personalities. Read More
New Christians begin their journey with visions of walking with Jesus. They envision breathtaking spiritual heights. Then reality sets in, and they discover that no one is perfect. That is ok; failure is not the end of the spiritual journey. Failure is part of the journey. Christians stumble, bumble, and… Read More

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This is the first of a series (I hope) written from a unique perspective. It's about the power of a single word. Read More
If you really want to make your career in Sales then you got to know very well, how to be successful else this is not your career. Unlike other jobs Sales is not a 9 to 5 job. This is 24/7 job. You live each moment to strive for success… Read More

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The terrible truth of a flower grown under concrete. Read More

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What if all you ever knew was yourself? Rebecca Redwood is in a coma. The same one she has been in since birth. Benjamin Barnaby has kept Bec on the machines all by himself. But what will happen when he is forbidden to visit? Will she fade away? Ben is… Read More

Poem / Poetry

September 14, 2013

Reads: 127

Comments: 1

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A poem I wrote today...it's very short, still not sure if I like it or not, may eventually expand it to a song, but haven't decided. Let me know what you think. Read More

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This poem is about friendship. A true friend who is always there and listens. Inspirational about making it through a problem and what waits on the other end of the sorrow and heartache. The sun will rise again. Read More

Poem / Poetry

January 07, 2013

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When the loving love the loveless, the heart must retreat. Failing to do so can drive even the most strong-willed into a state of utter madness. Read More

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How would you define love? the process of getting caught up in this mysterious web? Natalie did not think about that much, for she didn't really believe. She had her business, she was good at it, and she didn't like complications. Love was certainly that, a complication, one she thought… Read More

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Thomas Kingsley was a young boy with a dream to fly, despite people telling him it's impossible.. he believed that one day he would fly.. read more to find out :) Read More

Poem / Poetry

August 21, 2012

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Hating you is what gets me by... Read More

Poem / Poetry

July 17, 2012

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I feel no strong desire to create a summary for this piece, if you decide to read despite, I would greatly appreciate any of your comments, enjoy (: Read More

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Man is an edifice, an institution, a legend and a vintage bee. Imagine a world peopled with women only - It would be downright boring. So why men do exists? I guess God is a man. Man is what makes the world ticks. What do you think? Read More

Short Story / Other

April 17, 2012

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Seven reminds me of jagged edges and howling winds and pretending to fly Read More

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Each one of us has a dream, and we should never let it die. This is a story about a spark, metaphorically meant to represent the potential within each one of us; and it's persistence. Read More

Poem / Poetry

October 24, 2010

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Life is a struggle. Sometimes we feel that we're simply left to fend for ourselves in the wild. Read More

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In life there are no black & white answers...this line sums it all up really...A true bond between two people cannot be broken. Read More

Short Story / Other

September 28, 2010

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A short and simple speculative work about the possible origins of one of Salvador Dali's most famous works. Read More

Poem / Health and Fitness

September 13, 2009

Reads: 187

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A poem about making it over the hill. Read More

Poem / Poetry

July 19, 2009

Reads: 204

Comments: 5

Shelves: 1

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This is a poetical portrait of a cat we cared for. Read More
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