Stories about failure

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skyeGold CommaEveryone has their struggles.



Faulty! dark stories

Faulty!

Tanka #8
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#dark#tanka#failure#faulty#dawn
stadarooni
stadarooniGifted WriterEmpathy is the human superpower.
Caffeine Choreograph color stories

Caffeine Choreograph

Things lost and not found. A piece inspired by a prompt from @tofu_tofu!
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#color#yellow#crying#failure#heartbreak
sy
syCommaful StarEeèeeeeeeeêęeeh
Brown Paper Bags. funny stories

Brown Paper Bags.

A near disastrous failure!
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#funny#snake#food#pet#rhyme
stevewaldrop
stevewaldropGifted WriterStoryteller, Poet
 I'm Just a Failure failure stories

I'm Just a Failure

Nope, I don’t think so, I won’t let you quit.
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#failure
in
inGifted WriterBow ties are cool. So are sociopaths.
I Can Taste The Failure poetry stories

I Can Taste The Failure

I sink to defeat and stare it in the eyes, As your words thunder down upon deaf ears. (Inspired by today's prompt: failure and resolve in the midst of failure.)
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#poetry#failure#@in#resolve#abuse
hanniecakes
hanniecakesGifted WriterMessed up teen writer girl
Failure failure stories

Failure

I'm a failure, don't tell me I'm not. Nothing you say can change this thought.
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#failure
shygirl
shygirlGifted Writerokay at writing + poems are nice
I am Not feelings stories

I am Not

I am not a failure for...
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#feelings#failure#thoughts
joshuaharestad
joshuaharestadCommaful StarMy own worst enemy.
Hurting dying stories

Hurting

Hurting inside, in a way I can’t describe.
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#dying#failure#sadness#mental illness#mentalillness
blastimus
blastimusGifted WriterFools rush where angels fear to thread.
Don't slip, or you might hate yourself failure stories

Don't slip, or you might hate yourself

Kind of short and lackluster but I despise this prompt because it makes me think of my insecurities. Cheesy, I know, but I can't really help it.
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#failure#feelings
charliesheldon
charliesheldonSilver Commaphilosopher & pervayor of weird cat pics
Journey To The Ward failure stories

Journey To The Ward

A sad exercise in description based story-telling. About 275 words in length. For the daily prompt "failure." This is inspired by my own experiences but not a direct retelling of something that has ha...
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#failure#ward#psychiatric ward#psychiatry#mental illness
imaginationsend
imaginationsendif hamburgers became stories
When passion dies agony stories

When passion dies

Losing is not failing
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#agony#life#passion#failure#sadness
tbanarchy
tbanarchyGifted WriterSometimes serious, mostly snarky author.
Stan Lee vs. Bill Maher: Dawn Of Hypocrisy adult stories

Stan Lee vs. Bill Maher: Dawn Of Hypocrisy

The title of this piece will make MORE sense as you read this piece. (I think!)
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#adult#seventies#pc#rip#superheroes
yasmeenrafeek
yasmeenrafeekSimplicity is beauty🤷‍♀️😊
Overcoming Success! failure stories

Overcoming Success!

Overcoming failures is something many talk about..."failures are stepping stones to success"..."failures teach you 100 ways that won't work"..and many of this sort... but how about OVERCOMING SUCCESS...
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#failure
marisalaurine
marisalaurineCommunity member
Ophelia different stories

Ophelia

Ophelia is an 18 year old girl, desperately trying to follow her dream of becoming a known writer in New York. However, Ophelia lives her live in mental distress. Negative thoughts follow her like a l...
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#different#writing#success#im dirfferent#negative
limitlesssaria
limitlesssariaCommunity member
I wish, I was deaf


There is nothing to moralise or demoralise you. Even failure can not demoralise you. Be the deaf frog and do the to-do list of your heart. Do not let failure demoralise you. failure stories

I wish, I was deaf There is nothing to moralise or demoralise you. Even failure can not demoralise you. Be the deaf frog and do the to-do list of your heart. Do not let failure demoralise you.

In the race if ten frigs only one frog could win even he was a deaf. probably that was his biggest advantage he was a deaf. he did not hear the demoralising mob. He just did what he was supposed to do...
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#failure#positive energy
sarabeth
sarabethJust trying to make sense of my thoughts
What do you think of me?  sin stories

What do you think of me?


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#sin#shame#god i need you#guilt#regret
thanio
thaniochaotic good
My fall spirituality stories

My fall

portrait of a loser
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#spirituality#failure#surrealism#romance