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A Story About A Mother

By Weronikak  (booksie.com)

Hopefully a help for those in need of it.

Short Story | Updated Aug 20, 2014 | Reads: 19 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 0
Tags: Family,Issues,Children,Mother,Father,Alcoholism,Addiction,Male,Female,Problems,Real,Life,True,Story

catherine_lockwood

The Girl Behind The Painted Smile

By Catherine Lockwood  (booksie.com)

*Contains strong language* A mother confronts her past to battle alcoholism - while her daughter battles to hide their secret. For more than two decades, mother-of-three Catherine lives a double life. She had been an actress, but leaves her ambitions behind after her children come along. . But...

Novel | Updated Aug 8, 2014 | Reads: 6 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 1
Tags: Alcoholism,Abuse,Recovery

Twelve Minutes, Thirty Two Seconds

By Chenise  (booksie.com)

Carson, a special agent for a hidden department in the CIA contemplates just what his life has become.

Short Story | Updated Jul 17, 2014 | Reads: 23 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 3
Tags: Richard,Carson,Fantasy,Cia,Divorce,Alcoholism

nightkat

Death Of My Soul

By Nightkat  (booksie.com)

A sad poem about death and self destruction.

Poetry | Updated Jul 15, 2014 | Reads: 23 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Sorrow,Loss,Pain,Death,Souls,Acceptance,Alcoholism,Dark,Grim,Goth

My Name Is Gemma Kendall

By Ecole93  (booksie.com)

My Name is Gemma Kendall is a short story written in first person, present tense. It is a piece of literary fiction which focuses on dark themes such as bullying, depression, alcoholism and crime. The story is written as a stream of consciousness; the narrator’s thoughts and opinions are...

Short Story | Updated Jul 14, 2014 | Reads: 10 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Crime,Arson,Fire,Female,Protagonist,First,Person,Present,Tense,Literary,Fiction,Boyfriend,Drugs,Alcohol,Alcoholic,Alcoholism,Mother,Parent,Relationship

nik_johnson

Confessions Of A Pathological Liar (For Real)

By Nik Johnson  (booksie.com)

Anecdotes of a compulsive lying, thieving, drug addicted alcoholic.

Novel | Updated May 29, 2014 | Reads: 49 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 1
Tags: Drugs,Alcoholism,Lying,Cheating,Stealing,Sex,Crime,Addiction,Humor,Autobiography

Maybe, Just Maybe

By Unluckeys  (booksie.com)

A story written for Health Class.

Essay | Updated May 16, 2014 | Reads: 27 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 2
Tags: Alcoholism,Alcohol,Sad,Health,Essay

connorand1996

Rehabilitation

By Connorand1996  (booksie.com)

A poem about the world's most common dependence.

Poetry | Updated May 7, 2014 | Reads: 15 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 0
Tags: Alcoholism,Ruined,Life,Addiction,Ill-health.

mary_kate_decraene

"No One Said Life Was Fair" How Bumpy Got His Name And Other Brief Encounters With The Criminally Inept, The Emotionally Bankrupt And The Sobriety Challenged Members Of My Somewhat Twisted Albeit Lo

By Mary Kate Decraene  (booksie.com)

In March, 1995 an emergency room doctor told Dad he only had twelve hours to live if he did not have his leg amputated. He refused to have the surgery. As my sisters and I sat helplessly in the waiting room at Cook County Hospital pondering his fate I could not help but wonder, “How the...

Book | Updated Mar 20, 2014 | Reads: 25 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Acoa,Coa,Adult,Children,Of,Alcoholics,Memoir,Alcoholic,Father,Mother,Parents,Alcoholism

Darkness Becomes Me

By Shaniceobrien  (booksie.com)

shey doesn't have a drinking problem-- does he?

Short Story | Updated Mar 3, 2014 | Reads: 64 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 1
Tags: Alcoholism,Abuse,Sexuality,Homosexuality,Depression

Rum And Resilience

By Kahliarose  (booksie.com)

This is the first part of a writing series I am working on that basically involves looking into the dark parts of my past and then closing the door on them. A kind of self-therapy exercise, if you will.

Poetry | Updated Mar 2, 2014 | Reads: 0 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Alcoholism Alcoholic Father

julian_eckhart

Whiskey Conversations

By Julian Eckhart  (booksie.com)

Short poem, it speaks for itself.

Poetry | Updated Feb 12, 2014 | Reads: 8 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 2
Tags: Life,Sadness,Alcoholism

In The Pale Light Of Dark

By Dlcannon  (booksie.com)

taken from my book, "This Never Happened Before"

Poetry | Updated Jan 27, 2014 | Reads: 8 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: About,People,&,Jennifer,Cannon,Her,Alcoholism,Recovery,Food,My,Career,Health,Chronic,Paranoid,Schizophrenia

Drip Control

By Dlcannon  (booksie.com)

taken from my book,

Poetry | Updated Dec 17, 2013 | Reads: 3 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: About,A,Deteriorating,Mind,And,Caffeine,Recovering,Alcoholism

Broken Lust

By Backroadsandbrokendreams  (booksie.com)

We fail to find love in just a series of sad attempts at lust.

Poetry | Updated Dec 16, 2013 | Reads: 20 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Sad,Poem,Poetry,Spoken,Word,Lust,Love,Romance,Teens,Depression,Sorrow,Drunk,Alcoholism,Alcohol

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