I Would Leave Me If I Could

In I Would Leave Me If I Could, she reveals never-before-seen poetry of longing, love, and the nuances of bipolar disorder. In this debut collection, Halsey bares her soul.

Author: Halsey

Publisher: Simon & Schuster

ISBN: 9781982135607

Category: Poetry

Page: 144

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NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER Grammy Award–nominated, platinum-selling musician Halsey is heralded as one of the most compelling voices of her generation. In I Would Leave Me If I Could, she reveals never-before-seen poetry of longing, love, and the nuances of bipolar disorder. In this debut collection, Halsey bares her soul. Bringing the same artistry found in her lyrics, Halsey’s poems delve into the highs and lows of doomed relationships, family ties, sexuality, and mental illness. More hand grenades than confessions, these autobiographical poems explore and dismantle conventional notions of what it means to be a feminist in search of power. Masterful as it is raw, passionate, and profound, I Would Leave Me If I Could signals the arrival of an essential voice. Book cover painting, American Woman, by the author.
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Called to a Life of Pain For His Glory

Leave. Me. If. I. Could. “It is better to dwell in a corner of the house top, than in a house shared with a contentious woman” —Proverbs 25:24 There are days when my spirit is so contentious that I would totally leave me if I could.

Author: Jodi Sackman

Publisher: Christian Faith Publishing, Inc.

ISBN: 9781640796522

Category: Religion

Page: 202

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Everyone experiences pain at one time or another. For some of us, a few days of pain turn into weeks, months, years, and then decades. What do you do when you feel betrayed by your own body? How does faith fit into a life of pain? What can you do when, like Paul, God says, "No" to your request for healing? Can God receive glory from your life? Can you be used in spite of your limitations? These are a few of the questions I have asked as I've had to learn to live with chronic pain caused by fibromyalgia. In Called to a Life of Pain, I share the life lessons Abba has taught me. Sometimes serious, sometimes humorous, always honest, Called to a Life of Pain for HIS Glory is a call to arms for those who are hurting. Don't give up! Don't quit! You matter, you can make a difference in God's kingdom, your pain has a purpose.
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My Beautiful Life An Autobiography

He began taking liberties with our employee/employer relationship. He started simple by saying things like I could count on him as a friend. Then he began coming up from behind and hugging me. When I told him to let me go he would say, ...

Author: Susie Barry

Publisher: Lulu Press, Inc

ISBN: 9781312594630

Category: Biography & Autobiography


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An every day tale of heroism in small measures. A young girl's journey to adulthood and the wrong relationships that threaten to steal her innocence. Guided by her faith and a close bond with Nature, she struggles to find freedom.
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Don t Let the Green Grass Fool you

I can't do a thing with her.” He would call me Louella whenever he was mad. Most of the time when Pickett traveled, he would take Dovie with him, and he would leave me home with Michael, if I could take off work for that long.

Author: Louella Pickett-New

Publisher: Xlibris Corporation

ISBN: 9781499052848

Category: Biography & Autobiography

Page: 220

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Louella Pickett-New was legendary soul singer Wilson Pickett's sister no. 4, to whom he gave the nickname "Lucy Coot" and mostly called just "Coot" throughout his life. She lived with him in New York City as a teenager during the 1960s when he was at the peak of his fame. He threw her a sweet sixteen party. She tried in vain to teach him to dance. She's the "Little Lucy Doin' the Watusi" in his hit song "Land of a Thousand Dances." In this book, named after another of his hits, a beloved .little sister pays tribute to her famous big brother. Merging her own memories with those of the rest of their siblings as well as others who were close to him, Louella paints a portrait of the complex and wounded man behind the powerful and powerfully expressive voice that sang "In the Midnight Hour" and so many more enduring soul classics. Louella is married to Emmett New, and they have two adult children, Katina and Dominic. They reside in Stone Mountain, Georgia. Louella has a master's degree in business and works for a community action agency in Decatur, where she is the accounting manager. She also sings in the choir at her church and volunteered her spare time as the church comptroller for many years. She enjoys baking her famous peach cobbler from her grandmother's recipe.
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Accounts and Papers of the House of Commons

-I think the whole of my men would leave me ; if they could get 15s.'a week in Sydney , 9 Sept. 1843 . not a single man would remain . 18. You think then , this employment of government operates as an inducement to men in the country to ...

Author: Great Britain. Parliament. House of Commons


ISBN: OXFORD:555095629



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American Dream a Search for Justice

How many of them would like me if I could not dance, moonwalk, sing and perform! They think they love me; but they don't even know me. They don't know the me that makes me, me. If they knew me they would leave me alone sometimes.

Author: Sherman D. Manning

Publisher: American Dream Online Books

ISBN: 9780974326009

Category: Corruption

Page: 385

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American Dream, A Search for Justiceis a powerful new book written on wrongful convictions and the judicial system by a political prisoner.
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Vietnam Veterans Unbroken

That's why I say if things changed, I wouldn't be with her. She stuck by me. She'll never leave me. I don't know why. If she was to say, “I think we should get a divorce,” or something like that, I don't know, I'd probably say, “Well, ...

Author: Jacqueline Murray Loring

Publisher: McFarland

ISBN: 9781476636634

Category: History

Page: 212

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For 50 years, civilians have avoided hearing about the controversial experiences of Vietnam veterans, many of whom suffer through post-traumatic stress alone. Through interviews conducted with 17 soldiers, this book shares the stories of those who have been silenced. These men and women tell us about life before and after the war. They candidly share stories of 40-plus years lived on the "edge of the knife" and many wonder what their lives would be like if they had come home to praise and parades. They offer their tragedies and successes to newer veterans as choices to be made or rejected.
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Complete songs

"I should come to you, and you to me? That would be no honor for me; you go to other girls when you leave me; I can tell it by looking at you, my angel!” Oh, no, darling, don't believe what false tongues say; there are so many godless ...

Author: Johannes Brahms

Publisher: Courier Corporation

ISBN: 9780486238234

Category: Music

Page: 240

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"These songs are a source of endless delight." — Grove's Dictionary. One hundred and twenty songs that complete the Brahms song oeuvre: Wie Melodien zieht es and 18 other songs of Opp. 105, 106, 107, 121; 10 additional songs; and sensitive arrangements of 91 folk and traditional songs. English translations.
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Essential Western Novels Volume 8

If you go I am going, too." "I wish you could, but it is not possible. ... "Would you leave me here—alone—with all this snow Oh, I couldn't stay—I couldn't. ... leave me here alone. With you I don't mind it, but— Oh, I should die if ...

Author: Zane Grey

Publisher: Tacet Books

ISBN: 9783969878101

Category: Fiction

Page: 742

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Welcome to the Essential Western Novels book series, where you will find a selection of endless tales about deadly shootouts, gunslingers seeking revenge, love stories with beautiful women, in peril, and of course, cowboys and their trusty steeds.For this book, the literary critic August Nemo has chosen the 5 novels by authors who created memorable stories that shaped the foundations of Western fiction.This book contains the following novels:- The Rainbow Trail by Zane Grey.- Ridgway of Montana by William MacLeod Raine.- O Pioneers! by Willa Cather.- The Seventh Man by Max Brand.- Heart of the Sunset by Rex Beach.If you appreciate good books, be sure to check out the other Tacet Books titles!
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Claudine the Circus Woman

If she did know, she was going to kill me anyway. Either way, I figured I would just let things be. If she was going to kill me, I would rather not have it done at that moment.57 I felt something strange in my pocket and, ...

Author: Timothy Quinlan

Publisher: iUniverse

ISBN: 9780595092925

Category: Fiction

Page: 304

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Lawyers are real people but not nearly as real as circus performers. This is the story of a young lawyer, a beautiful circus performer and a murder. Typical fiction formulas are thrown out the mobile home window and the reader is taken through the hell of one lawyer's life. You meet circus folk, ventriloquist dummies, waitresses at adult bookstores, dirty old men who watch the fishing channel at boarding houses, and jurors. Accurate, honest and fictional. This is the book you'll suggest to others but deny reading.
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Gabriel s Tears

my head is full of questions that he could not answer. ... So I ask him if he would leave me after I healed. He said that he would ... I told him that I did no know if I would need him or not but I hoped that he would be with me always.

Author: Nedra Kiper

Publisher: Lulu.com

ISBN: 9781300818311

Category: Biography & Autobiography

Page: 314

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Gabriel's Tears is about my life of extreme child abuse and the process of healing that abuse. Along the way you will learn why God allows children to suffer. You will also learn how Gods amazing angel's are right here with us and helping us heal. And you will also learn about my own angel, Angel Gabriel, and how he helped me and healed me in the most amazing ways. I will not spoil the learning process as you read my life's story. Be warned this book will shock you on many different levels.
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The Memoirs of Capt Peter Drake

man pleased me well , tho ' I had much better Stomach to the Victuals she dressed , than to her , then my ... he told me if I would take that Trouble , he would leave me Receipts , and make me a Present of it , if I could get it ...

Author: Peter Drake


ISBN: COLUMBIA:1002346672

Category: Great Britain

Page: 281

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The Old Old Story

“ Then you will let me help you ? ” — with graceful entreaty . “ I would let you help me if I could accept help from any one , but there are other hindrances beside my pride . You tempt me very strongly , Mrs. Wyndham .

Author: Rosa Nouchette Carey


ISBN: UVA:X030809417


Page: 496

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Students Teachers and Leaders Addressing Bullying in Schools

Me. BeAUTifUL. I was seven years old when I experienced bullying. No one likes people making fun of them, but at the time, I was the victim. ... I hoped that if I could just change a few things, maybe they would leave me alone.

Author: Christa Boske

Publisher: Springer

ISBN: 9789463001489

Category: Education

Page: 318

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The importance of Boske and Osanloo’s approach to identifying the crisis of bullying in our society lives within the personal stories shared in this book. Readers are reminded that victims of bullying are our own friends, neighbors and classmates, and those at every level in the community are challenged to be part of the solution. The hatred carried out by those who bully impacts all of us, not only the individual victims. Students, Teachers, and Leaders Addressing Bullying in Schools captures the tragedy victims face and the urgency of creating a new dialogue amongst our educators.– Judy Shepard, Founder, Matthew Shepard Foundation The most important experts on bullying are the students, parents, and educators who wrestle with its impact every day. In this book, Boske and Osanloo place them at the center of the dialogue to design lasting solutions and spur the national conscience into action. Bias-based bullying complicates systemic solutions by activating the “isms” and “phobias” that plague us all. The bold collective behind this book calls us to get over our own stuff and double down on our efforts to create safe and affi rming schools for all students.– Eliza Byard, PhD, Executive Director, GLSEN The brilliance and boldness of this book lie in two distinguishing features. First, inspired by the Boske and Osanloo’s vision, the contributors discuss bullying as precisely what it is: not an interpersonal challenge, not a cross-cultural tension, not an issue that can be conflict-mediated away, but a social justice concern that is connected to bigger societal conditions and injustices. Secondly, Boske and Osanloo reject the idea that academics are the experts of everybody’s experiences, and so they open the space on the pages of their book to the targets of bullying and their on-the-ground advocates. The result is revolutionary. If you think you understand bullying, I dare you to read this book.– Paul Gorski, Founder, EdChange, & Associate Professor, Integrative Studies atGeorge Mason University
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The Poems And Confessions Of A Mad Man

When I was hurt badly and I didn't want to train with him, he would ask me if I thought an attacker would leave me ... He said that I needed to learn how to fight when I was in the greatest pain, so I would know how good I could be at ...

Author: Andrew J. Green

Publisher: AuthorHouse

ISBN: 1418462144

Category: Fiction

Page: 192

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This book is about the man deep within me. He’s the man who lives within everyone of us, but is locked in the dungeon of our heart and we would never want anyone to hear his thoughts. He’s the bad side of me that no one thinks I have. Everyone believes I’m the gentle person who just takes the slap on the face and then turns the other cheek. What people don’t know is that if I’m hurt by someone and lose control, then the beast within me speaks and acts out. He’s the dragon that once ruled my life, but now is in a cage somewhere in my heart. He’s the person I could be if he gets out of his cage and comes forth. He’s the one who speaks in this book. He’s the side of me you’d never want to know.
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I Dare You to Survive

There wasn't anything I could do because these children stuck together in gangs and when one person wanted to fight ... Even when I told the principal he would talk to the children and they would leave me alone for a short while then ...

Author: Melissa J. Peltier

Publisher: AuthorHouse

ISBN: 9781414048536

Category: Biography & Autobiography

Page: 464

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Whispers from the Hills is a collection of three essays, thirty nine poems and three Haiku. The three essays vividly depict the life of a young boy growing up in Fairlea, West Virginia in late 1949 and the early1950s. The poems have something for everyone from the very young to the senior citizen. The Humorous section will have you rolling in the aisles as the author pokes fun at the ordinary things of life. The Contemplative section will make you think and perhaps see things from a different perspective. The Love section will transport you into a realm to which everyone should go at some time in their life. Once there, you might never want to leave.
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The Emily Starr Series All Three Novels Emily of New Moon Emily Climbs and Emily s Quest

Aunt Elizabeth spoke up and said, 'I do wish, Ruth, that you and Wallace would leave that child alone.' I could hardly believe my ears. Aunt Ruth looked annoyed but she did leave me alone after that and only sniffed when Cousin Jimmy ...

Author: Lucy Maud Montgomery

Publisher: Read Books Ltd

ISBN: 9781473344846

Category: Young Adult Fiction

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This series tells the story of an orphaned girl using her wit and courage to face the harsh world she finds herself in. Emily grows from childhood to adulthood over the course of the three books. Written by Lucy Maud Montgomery, the Canadian author who is perhaps best known for her novel ‘Anne of Green Gables.’ A fascinating novel of the period that is still an interesting and entertaining read today. Lucy Maud Montgomery was born on 30th November 1874, New London, in the Canadian province of Prince Edward Island. Her mother, Clara Woolner (Macneil), died before Lucy reached the age of two and so she was raised by her maternal grandparents in a family of wealthy Scottish immigrants. In 1908 Montgomery produced her first full-length novel, titled 'Anne of Green Gables'. It was an instant success, and following it up with several sequels, Montgomery became a regular on the best-seller list and an international household name.
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CHARLES DICKENS The Complete Short Stories 190 Christmas Tales Social Sketches Tales for Children Other Stories Illustrated

water, half a pint a day, unless more rain fell, would leave me at the end of my store, as nearly as I could guess, ... or not; whether he held up better or worse than I did; whether he would be glad to see me, if I went to him to make ...

Author: Charles Dickens

Publisher: e-artnow

ISBN: 9788026873143

Category: Fiction

Page: 4952

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This carefully crafted ebook: “CHARLES DICKENS – The Complete Short Stories: 190+ Christmas Tales, Social Sketches, Tales for Children & Other Stories (Illustrated)” is formatted for your eReader with a functional and detailed table of contents: Christmas Novellas A Christmas Carol The Chimes The Cricket on the Hearth The Battle of Life The Haunted Man Short Story Collections Sketches by Boz Sketches of Young Gentlemen Sketches of Young Couples Master Humphrey' Clock Reprinted Pieces The Mudfog Papers Pearl-Fishing (First Series) Pearl-Fishing (Second Series) Christmas Stories Other Stories Children's Books Child's Dream of a Star Holiday Romance Stories About Children Every Child Can Read Criticism Appreciations and Criticisms of the Works of Charles Dickens The Limitations of Dickens by Henry James The Puzzle of Dickens's Last Plot by Andrew Lang David Copperfield by Virginia Woolf Biographies Charles Dickens by G. K. Chesterton The Life of Charles Dickens by John Forster Dickens' London by M. F. Mansfield Charles Dickens (1812-1870) was an English writer and social critic. He created some of the world's best-known fictional characters and is regarded as the greatest novelist of the Victorian era. His works enjoyed unprecedented popularity during his lifetime, and by the twentieth century critics and scholars had recognized him as a literary genius. His novels and short stories enjoy lasting popularity.
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The Life Travels Labors and Writings of Lorenzo Dow

I told him be might have him if two impartial men would appraise him , & c . ... and of course he could not suffer meeting consistently ; and if I would leave the town in peace without meetings , he would let me depart in peace .

Author: Lorenzo Dow


ISBN: HARVARD:32044010002509


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Emily of New Moon by L M Montgomery Delphi Classics Illustrated

the wing was good enough for me,' and Cousin Jimmy put another white slice on my plate. ... Aunt Ruth looked annoyed but she did leave me alone after that and only sniffed when Cousin Jimmy slipped a bit more white meat on my plate.

Author: L. M. Montgomery

Publisher: Delphi Classics

ISBN: 9781786567437

Category: Fiction

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This eBook features the unabridged text of ‘Emily of New Moon’ from the bestselling edition of ‘The Complete Works of L. M. Montgomery’. Having established their name as the leading publisher of classic literature and art, Delphi Classics produce publications that are individually crafted with superior formatting, while introducing many rare texts for the first time in digital print. The Delphi Classics edition of Montgomery includes original annotations and illustrations relating to the life and works of the author, as well as individual tables of contents, allowing you to navigate eBooks quickly and easily. eBook features: * The complete unabridged text of ‘Emily of New Moon’ * Beautifully illustrated with images related to Montgomery’s works * Individual contents table, allowing easy navigation around the eBook * Excellent formatting of the textPlease visit www.delphiclassics.com to learn more about our wide range of titles
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