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chryse

Twin Sisters

By Chryse  (booksie.com)

This is my 2nd story in what will be my first collection: Collection 1: Love and Loss. The first is The World That Was Opened. This is not a sequel to that short story. Again, open interpretation, so feel free to post yours and comment. Thank you!

Short Story | Updated Feb 12, 2014 | Reads: 44 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Death,Love,Loss,Sisters,Disability

The Unrepentant Sinner

By Illiterati  (booksie.com)

This was an encounter I had with someone who felt the need to proselytize to me in an odd way.

Short Story | Updated Feb 6, 2014 | Reads: 23 | Comments: 3 | Likes: 0
Tags: Religion,Atheism,Disability,Richard,Dawkins,The,God,Delusion,Awkward,Confrontation

Missing Child.

By Chrissyisthename  (booksie.com)

A mother who loses her child, and she has no proof of her child ever existing. So since she has no proof, no one believes her child was even alive, or that she even had one at all.

Book | Updated Jan 7, 2014 | Reads: 22 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Suicide,Death,Kidnap,Missing,Love,Mother,Daughter,Father,Family,Mute,Disability

Poor Joe Is Disabled

By Elton Camp  (booksie.com)

This refers to Social Security disability fraud which is epidemic in the USA

Poetry | Updated Nov 17, 2013 | Reads: 6 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 0
Tags: Social,Security,Disability,Faked

Are YOU The One?

By Samsonb4delilah  (booksie.com)

Read this personal account of my struggle for survival after the electrocution that took place at work in 2002.

Article | Updated Nov 12, 2013 | Reads: 8 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Work,Injury,Electrocution,Writer,Article,Story,Newspaper,Online,Compensation,Disability,Subway,Friend,Help,Lost,Afraid,Doctor,Chronic,Pain,Neuropathy,Feet

specialmom

A Special Life

By Specialmom  (booksie.com)

My real life story of becoming a mother of a special needs child and overcoming the odds!

Novel | Updated Sep 17, 2013 | Reads: 40 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 0
Tags: Special,Needs,Motherhood,Rape,Disability,Birth,Defects,Love,Hate,Life,True,Real,Epilepsy,Pregnancy

coralie

Airborne

By Coralie  (booksie.com)

Stephanie and Amy were best friends and extremely creative; they were dedicated to their art so much so that they went up into a hellicopter to get aerial shots of the landscape, despite Amy's fear of heights and flying? But what happens when something you are so afraid of comes true? Can you...

Short Story | Updated Jul 25, 2013 | Reads: 49 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 2
Tags: Friendship,Photography,Crash,Survivors,Helicopter,Aerial,Creativity,Death,Pain,Trauma,Disability,Wreckage,Contest,Entry

miarithegreat

Rage

By Miarithegreat  (booksie.com)

This is kind of a journal describing my life. It is not done yet an I don't ever suspect it will be. It doesn't really have a plot, but I think it's worth reading :) Please read and tell me your thoughts, it will help me feel less alone, Thanks!!!

Book | Updated Jun 9, 2013 | Reads: 59 | Comments: 9 | Likes: 14
Tags: Life,Sadness,Confused,Perspective,Young,Adult,Journal,Hardship,Disability,Health,Sorrow,Joy,Child,Memories

writingbrunette

I Can't Stand Alone

By Writingbrunette  (booksie.com)

She is a sister, best friend, orphan, paraplegic. He is a musician, prescription medication addict, self-harmer, parolee. A head on collision left Anna Vera recovering from a major spinal cord injury that has left her a paraplegic. Parentless and determined to walk again so she can care for...

Book | Updated May 28, 2013 | Reads: 269 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 1
Tags: Disability,Love,Paraplegic,Unlikely,Neighbours,Car,Accident,Friends,Help,Recovery,Secrets,Lies,Relationship

sasha_normand

Erma's Friend

By Sasha Normand  (booksie.com)

A woman finds she can still learn when she meets a boy many decades her junior teaches her to see a world she never thought she would.

Short Story | Updated Apr 25, 2013 | Reads: 6 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Short,Fiction,Experimental,Story,Aging,Disability,Friendship,Generations,Family,Senses,Sensory

Dyscalculia

By Secretspyro  (booksie.com)

The problems with having a learning disability.

Miscellaneous | Updated Feb 5, 2013 | Reads: 14 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 0
Tags: Dyslexia,Dyscalculia,Dyscalculic,Learning,Disability,Living,University,Math,Maths,Numbers,Graphs,Digits,Figures,Personal,Diagnosis,Stupid

saraibrahim

Identify Me

By Saraibrahim  (booksie.com)

A life changing parent-teacher interview

Short Story | Updated Feb 5, 2013 | Reads: 9 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Learning,Difficulty,Student,Teacher,Parent,Disability,Test,Testing

I'll Never Wear A Backless Dress

By Sandy Appleyard  (booksie.com)

Diagnosed with Scoliosis at age twenty three, there was little doctors could do to help her. She was faced with daily discomfort or pain, fear, and not knowing what future complications the medical condition would bring. The author illustrates to the reader what the last twelve years have...

Book | Updated Jan 1, 2013 | Reads: 6 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Scoliosis,Physiotherapy,Orthopedic,Surgeon,Accident,Massage,Therapy,Back,Pain,Neck,Yoga,Disability

My Account Of My Time At University

By Secretspyro  (booksie.com)

Not everything is academic in university...

Novel | Updated Dec 5, 2012 | Reads: 9 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 2
Tags: University,Academic,Learning,Tutor,Disability,Disabled,Dyscaculia,Maths,Mathmatices,Biology,Student,Course,Education,Drama,Bullying,Friends,Accomodation

A Guide To Hugging The Disabled

By Amberonwheels  (booksie.com)

A short and true, albeit humorous, guide to hunting the disabled, especially those in wheelchairs.

Article | Updated Nov 18, 2012 | Reads: 16 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Disability,Wheelchair,Hugging,Definitions,How,To,Humor

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