Stories about struggle

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inGifted WriterBow ties are cool. So are sociopaths.
Blood Runs Deeper Than The Page breaking-away stories

Blood Runs Deeper Than The Page

The blood runs deeper than the page, the shackles chafe and burn layers of skin. (Inspired by today's prompt: breaking away and the struggle of the written word.)
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#breaking-away#@in#poetry#written-word#struggle
lizziebevis
lizziebevisGifted WriterI remain loyal until the end...
I Love Him struggle stories

I Love Him

I had a go at writing a poem that can also be read in reverse. It is intended to be a battle between what the heart wants, what the mind thinks and what others say when it comes to loving someone.
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#struggle#friends#heart#love#thoughts
dtraina
dtrainaBronze CommaBeginner poet
Unforeseen Expenses  bills stories

Unforeseen Expenses

When all those big bills come out of nowhere at once. Tanka
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#bills#money#tanka#struggle
kellydenairuich
kellydenairuichSilver CommaWriter/Poet/Mother, 24F, United States
The Artist's Struggle art stories

The Artist's Struggle

To feel is a great adventure.
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#art#struggle#original#mine#personal
gilbertpacheco
gilbertpachecoGifted WriterPoetry-Everything in between
Alright struggle stories

Alright

Sometimes life grabs us by the boo boo, we have to keep pushing forward at all times!!
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#struggle#understanding#life#fight#forward
victoriajukes
victoriajukesCommunity member
Wanderlust struggle stories

Wanderlust

Consumed by wanderlust, and my internal struggle with it.
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#struggle#places#flight#weather#let me go
littlemssun
littlemssunCommunity member
the war
 struggle stories

the war

can we really win this war?
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#struggle#life#battle#hope#happiness
bradleyburgin
bradleyburginCommunity member
Family faith stories

Family

There is so much to tell my family. So different, yet held with God’s love.
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#faith#struggle#love#family
aimanmrt
aimanmrtCloser to fantasy than reality.
Dear Miss S, struggle stories

Dear Miss S,

Ignorance is the invisible wall between us.
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#struggle
skyler_king
skyler_king16°soul seeking tranquillity in words
      
   Fear 
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          beautiful...
  

                         TOO  depression stories

Fear is beautiful... TOO

A poem wording an unexplainable fear which forces one to struggle as possible as one could even if the destination very uncertain to minds perplexed by this world.
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#depression#write#writer#thoughts#emotions
kseif
kseifBronze CommaNothing but a writing thing.
Slughead sad stories

Slughead

A victim of bullying, a student goes on a nature hike with his class and it doesn't end well...
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#sad#struggle#life#kids#tearjerker
majedhabal
majedhabalTrying to find myself in this mist...
Finding myself part 2: unique stories

Finding myself part 2:

Traits that could damage.
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#unique#struggle#feeling#myself
mstepheng
mstephengCommunity member
Imperfect Angels
by Stephen time stories

Imperfect Angels by Stephen

The struggles of humanity combatted by its greatest strength.
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#time#weakness#struggle#pain#togetherness
benjamingoldsch
benjamingoldschifitsoundsgoodsayitotherswillappreciate
Battling the Internal Mind hope stories

Battling the Internal Mind

Struggling with the voice in your head and fighting to do better than what you tell yourself your worth is something I feel we can all relate to. I hope you enjoy but if not then that’s okay too. Comm...
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#hope#struggle#fighting#anger#pain
sewalcher
sewalcherand I ran, I ran so far away
rocks in my pocket weighing me down stories

rocks in my pocket

Who I am right now, depends on what I do.
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#weighing me down#by myself#saddness#alone#thoughtful
emilys
emilysCommunity member
Saline  hospitals stories

Saline

It wasn't abuse, but it could have been They were taking something that was yours
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#hospitals#coping#new#read#struggle
emilys
emilysCommunity member
The Way of Innocence  understanding stories

The Way of Innocence

There is a way to This world
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#understanding#life#childhood#growing up#innocence