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A modern day Beauty and the Beast told in approximately 450 words. Some trigger warning for references to self harm and drug usage.
But it has a happy ending, so there's that...
It's a poem I wrote one of the many times I was in Jail. It's about Heroin something that was a big part of my life for along time.
Poetry | Updated Jun 7, 2013 | Reads: 33 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 4
By Isabel Monday
To have a friend by your side helping you to say No
This poem is based on a torn individual who is unable to bare living with the torment he went through as a child. Now, 30 years later,
This poem is one I wrote after reading about criminal activity in well planned syndicates such as the Italian Mafia. The Italian Mafia, or otherwise known as 'La Cosa Nostra' is an infamous organisation which has thrived the criminal underworld for decades. The poem is from the viewpoint of a...
By Frenzee Da Rebel
A Story I wrote in rhyme
By Vietnamese Boy
The story of a man who wanted it all. And discovered that you can't have it all. Where did this happen? In Melbourne, Australia.
Short Story | Updated Mar 4, 2013 | Reads: 197 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
A heroin addicted sailor returning from World War II turns into a drug dealing prison guard.
By Milton Galfas
Vinnie illustrates how a young man is introduced into the world of heroin addiction. The story is set in New Jersey and New York City in the 1970s.
It's an older poem about abuse (emotional) and unrequited feelings. hence the title heroin, because it's abuse emotionally and it shares no feelings for you that you have for it. Read please? Comment even? Thank you in advance! *poem is actually titled Heroin*
The (unnamed) protagonist of this story finds his niche in the world: Petit theft. Due to his increased amounts of money, he literally begins looking for ways to spend it. The quickest way: drugs. P.S. This was submitted to my creative writing class for Halloween :)
Short Story | Updated Jan 31, 2013 | Reads: 27 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tristan Hendrix transfers schools from the next town over, and finds himself immediately intrigued by Kael Wright. Kael refuses to speak, and will not look anybody in the eye. In return, Tristan is determined to break the spell that is keeping Kael from living his life.
Kael has been hiding...
A junkie prostitute promises her dying grandfather, on his deathbed, that she'll clean up if he sends her a sign from the other side. She goes to rehab, finds love, re-ignites her passion and finds her long lost Mother whom has grown, too. Her grandfather not only send signs but orchestrates a...
Short Story | Updated Oct 18, 2012 | Reads: 29 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 2
A man's descent into Heroin addiction behind being lonely leaves himm with one very deep scar.
By Alex Arsenau
What creates an addict?
Essay | Updated Sep 15, 2012 | Reads: 39 | Comments: 2 | Likes: 2