Resilience stories, books, poems, and more

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The Booksie Classic House

My journey to healing...I hope anyone who is going through a difficult time finds strength in my words. Don't give anyone so much power over your thoughts that you feel a slave to your own mind. Don't let anyone strip you of your self-worth. You are strong. You are… Read More

Poem / Romance

June 19, 2017

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The Booksie Classic House

Poem / Poetry

September 09, 2015

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The Booksie Classic House

This is quite a personal piece that I've just written. Any thoughts, opinions or feedback would be much appreciated. Thanks all. Read More
Author, Amanda Farmer, shares the story of her family's relocation to Minnesota, from Pennsylvania, and the subsequent challenges they face as farmers, a family, and Mennonites. This memoir chronicles the years of struggle as Amanda and her younger brother Joseph seek to escape their father's suffocating and controlling behavior. Read More
This is the brief overview of my book which I am currently finishing now. Only need a good publisher however I'm finishing. Have a good read and have your opinion if you want be inspired and aspire it inspire others. This is the book about the story of my life… Read More

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The Booksie Classic House

The resilience of a parent's love... Read More

Poem / Poetry

September 22, 2013

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The Booksie Classic House

An exploration of the experience of Concurrent Disorders (Dual Diagnosis) and Dialectical Behavioral Therapy. Read More

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The Booksie Classic House

Sixteen year old Hydy is miserable, mainly because her home life is like a prison camp. She takes a walk in the forest during a camping trip and wonders whether life is even worth living. Read More

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The Booksie Classic House

Freeverse poem I wrote when I was having a pretty rough time in life. Read More

Poem / Poetry

April 12, 2010

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Comments: 2

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The Booksie Classic House

If sticks and stones could break my bones Read More

Poem / Romance

January 03, 2008

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Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

This has a confused structure but I find value in it. Read More

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The Booksie Classic House

This is a revised version of a personal poem I wrote about my biological mother. Read More
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