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An essay written for myself and my father.
Essay | Updated Feb 22, 2015 | Reads: 18 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 1
A poem addressing the issues of Alcoholism in families. Completely true story. Enjoy
While I'd rather write fantasy I have the urge to write something from my own life. This is just a short diddle really of some feelings. I have had a life surrounded by drugs, alcohol and in recent years suicide. I'd like to write about it but because it's so out my comfort zone I get super...
By John Moore
Alcoholism as defined by Wikipedia, is a disorder that is characterized by an excessive dependence upon and craving for alcoholic beverages. This dependence affects every aspect of the alcoholic personâ€™s life. Socially, personally, and professionally, it can lead to mental and physical...
Short poems reflecting the society of today. Sex, longing for love, alcoholism, drugs, anxiety, depression, loneliness, fear, death.
By Garrett Monroe
The reader is thrust into a dialectic of ill humor, alcohol, and a dynamic tone that slowly reveals the truth of the situation at hand, ending after a series of flashbacks through the eyes of the protagonist's brother. I played around with alternating perspective and tense, and really tried to...
By Vj Blacksmith
Experiencing what I'm experience.
This poem was written by 19-year-old me back in 2011. A self-realization about my father's condition.
This article talks about three areas of focus when doing a social work assessment of a person who is suffering from Alcoholism.
As Jessie's relationship with her alcoholic father deteriorates she makes a life changing decision. But, is it too late for her after all?
Based off the poem from The Perks of Being a Wallflower, although it is not strictly about the film or book it follows the same kind of structure.
Catharsis, is an anthology of short stories, flash fiction and prose I have written about surviving incest. The women portrayed here are all based on people I met during my time running an organization for survivors. The names have been changed to protect those who have been victimized enough,...
Hopefully a help for those in need of it.
By Catherine Lockwood
*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.
Novel | Updated Aug 8, 2014 | Reads: 11 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 1
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: 24 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 3