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By Daemon Micks
(TW) Sarah Williams: a saintly teenage girl born to devilish parents. When not at highschool, she spends her time volunteering at the church or attending ceremonies that run late into the night. Combined they defeat the demons of a peer's alcoholism, but Sarah is left with her demons at home...
My musings after cancer hit our family a second time
Essay | Updated Nov 7, 2013 | Reads: 6 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Olivia is a 19 year old girl battling lung cancer with a small chance of a transplant. She knows that it is very possible that she has to die, but she can't bear the thought of leaving behind a broken family.
Short Story | Updated Nov 5, 2013 | Reads: 47 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Entry for the Fall into Fall Contest.
Enjoy. ~ MissFinn
Short Story | Updated Nov 5, 2013 | Reads: 135 | Comments: 4 | Likes: 16
A poem describing a man who is sitting by his young daughter who is on her death bed as a result of cancer. I'm not sure what inspired me to write this. I just had this urge to write something that involved death but wasn't really DARK.
Poetry | Updated Nov 3, 2013 | Reads: 14 | Comments: 2 | Likes: 2
By Emma Wakefield
BREAST CANCER AWARENESS POEM, IN MEMORY OF THOSE WHO DIED INCLUDING MY AUNT GAIL.
My short story entry for Ikky2000's short story competition
Thomas Phoenix finds himself in a precarious situation after discovering he has cancer.
Short Story | Updated Oct 25, 2013 | Reads: 4 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
In Back From the Abyss, Kieran Doherty takes the reader along on the wild ride that was his life. With a voice reminiscent of Pete Hamillâ€™s in A Drinking Life and a childhood as tough as Frank McCourtâ€™s in Angelaâ€™s Ashes, he tells his story, full of wit, bravado, and Irish...
*This is for Sparrow01's Halloween Contest* After she loses her boyfriend to cancer, a girl feels suicidal and thinks she can see him calling to her. Based on the song
...And itâ€™s just me and Aaron, lying in the middle of the floor in the art gallery admiring our masterpiece and just thinking about life and how big this world is and how small we are, holding each otherâ€™s hand in silence and realising I will die, but feeling so much better...
Short Story | Updated Oct 9, 2013 | Reads: 14 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
One mans dream turns into his worst nightmare. sometimes things are best left the way nature intend them to be. A girl and her brother fight to survive in the hell they call their home, when they meet two young people who know how to reverse the "curse".
Novel | Updated Oct 6, 2013 | Reads: 11 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
By Irish Love
For Daniella Carter life has been pretty easy, just the few minor bumps in the road. Despite being what people call a nerd,she is one of the most well liked and social people there. Being a sophomore in college, studying to be a neonatologist, Daniella is one of the top students. Life was going...
Of the many summers of my lifetime, it had to be the one after my graduation from the hell people call High School to have me reach my breaking point; my mother says she found me on the bathroom floor of our house, back in Bellscreek, Ohio, bleeding from an open gash in my left wrist. If it...
This story is about a murderer who has not been punished. Three years after killing his own mother he is found sincerely regretting his actions.
Short Story | Updated Sep 28, 2013 | Reads: 165 | Comments: 2 | Likes: 6