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Poem and Stories

GRATEFUL!!!

From a grateful heart From a heart that cannot be silent From a heart that has seen things happen From a joyful heart From a blessed heart Grateful For all You have done Gave me life Gave me hope Brought me this far Showed me the true meaning of living Changed my story Grateful You […]

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Short stories

WHILE AT IT

I needed to fix my wristwatches, so I walked into the shop where I bought one of them. I met this beautiful lady who fixed it within seconds. Out of excitement that she could fix and polish a watch within such a short time, I asked if she fixes watches from other makes. Prior to […]

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Poem and Stories

I’M HERE FOR YOU By Amie Merz

I know words won’t take away your pain. But I’m here for you. When you feel like no one cares, I do. I’m here for you. When others judge, or criticize, or roll their eyes, I won’t. I’m here for you. If it’s 3 am and you don’t want to burden anyone, call me. I’m […]

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Poem and Stories

SAD STORY – ADDICTION

I feeling my world crumbling Everything is tearing apart Can’t even figure it out any more A drag to a stick A sip to a bottle A sniff to a wrap Now I am lost My vein is sore My brain is saturated I feel heavy My world is coming to an end The sad […]

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Poem and Stories

LIVING ON WHAT RUINS YOU

As high as anyone could imagine You wanted to fly Fly high But you have lost your wings You cannot boast of a feather Your dreams were so lofty Your ideas lovely But you cannot achieve any What happened? You thought you were in control You thought you were strong willed You thought no one […]

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Quotes

ROLL YOUR SLEEVES QUOTES

“Where there is no work, there is no dignity.” Pope Francis “I believe in the dignity of labor, whether with head or hand; that the world owes no man a living but that it owes every man an opportunity to make a living.” John D. Rockefeller “Things may come to those who wait, but only […]

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Poem and Stories

ROLL YOUR SLEEVES

Roll your sleeves Go get a job Get a pay Get busy If you need to get dirty Please do If you need to make it marshy Please do If you need to lift it up Please go ahead If you need to push it No matter how little Make an effort Make sure your […]

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Poem and Stories

THE INK

The ink The ink that flows  Flows through the mind to the fingers Penning down the thoughts it brings Penning down the imaginations it creates Penning down the pictures it paints It flows as the fingers stroke the pad It flows as it listens to self It flow when it shuts out clatters Penning things […]

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Poem and Stories

WEEP FOR OUR FUTURE

What birthed these beasts? Who made them strong? Why murder another to prove a point? Why shed innocent blood? How does it solve your problem? Where are our leaders?Why the gruesome killings?When we are not at war Our children are our future Our children are our perfect treasures Why drag them into your fight Why […]

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Poem and Stories

THE WILL TO WIN By Berton Braley (1882 – 1966)

If you want a thing bad enoughTo go out and fight for it,Work day and night for it,Give up your time and your peace andyour sleep for it If only desire of itMakes you quite mad enoughNever to tire of it,Makes you hold all other things tawdryand cheap for it If life seems all empty […]