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Cremated Breath

By Liam Strong  (booksie.com)

Another poem from open mic night. I had three poems that night and the third is kind of in shambles. I hope you enjoy this one, it's a bit rocky but I like some of the lines a lot.

Poetry | Updated Jun 23, 2015 | Reads: 0 | Comments: 4 | Likes: 7
Tags: Smoke,Cigarettes,Addiction,Grey,Smell,Breath,Lungs


One Year Before Four Years After (DISCONTINUED)

By We All Fall Down  (booksie.com)

Athor's life is about to change, as he approaches the two-year anniversary of his father's death. He has never been social, but now he has isolated himself completely. Grades plummeting, friendships collapsing... Athor just can't handle it all. But all this is about to change, when he hits the...

Novel | Updated Sep 3, 2014 | Reads: 43 | Comments: 4 | Likes: 10
Tags: Cystic-fibrosis,Fiction,Young-adult,Divorce,Parents,Love,Lonely,Suicide,Blood,Years,Death,Shooting,Lungs,Heroin

Vines Of Ivy

By Charonix  (booksie.com)

I'm not really aware how to describe this other than, Its the first thing that came to mind and I just wrote it.

Poetry | Updated Nov 28, 2013 | Reads: 9 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 0
Tags: Short,Ivy,Vines,Ivies,Lungs,Breath,Breathe,Stacia,Poet,Poetry,Poem,Plants,Rib,Cage,Toes,Writing,Feelings,Spilled,Ink


What Is Worth

By Juli Monat  (booksie.com)

Use your imagination.

Poetry | Updated Nov 6, 2013 | Reads: 11 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Ears,Spilled,Fear,Cursed,Lungs,Pain,Worth


A Sonnet For Class

By Maddioreo  (booksie.com)

A poem about a girl who wants to escape life, but wants to do it on her own terms, and once it's happening against her will, she's afraid.

Poetry | Updated Sep 30, 2013 | Reads: 1 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Death,Fire,Smoke,Lungs,Suicide,Depression,Self,Hatred,Sleeping


Escape From Infinity

By Rosequartz44  (booksie.com)

An inside look at the panic of drowning.

Miscellaneous | Updated Mar 7, 2013 | Reads: 1 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 1
Tags: Water,Drowning,Air,Lungs,Death,Space,Infinity,Stars,Dizzy,Choke,Life,Dying,Black,Blackness,Drown,Shoe,Lost,Desire,Breathe

Coexistence Of Thunder And Lightning

By Blankpoems  (booksie.com)


Poetry | Updated Feb 10, 2013 | Reads: 5 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 1
Tags: Love,Electric,Electrocution,Metaphor,Extended,Poem,Poetry,Poems,Salvation,Outlet,Electrify,Lungs,Imagery


By Kdrzazga  (booksie.com)

Story about parents' love to their son.

Short Story | Updated Nov 24, 2012 | Reads: 1 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 1
Tags: Artificial,Lungs,Parents,Terrorist


A Body Of Water

By Katherine Russell  (booksie.com)

This is the opening poem to my chapbook, "Shapes of Water." The collection of poems explores coming of age with cystic fibrosis in a poetry-memoir approach. It opens with a description of feelings after a lung transplant, then reflects on life growing up with the disease that led to that moment.

Poetry | Updated Jul 11, 2012 | Reads: 1 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 1
Tags: Cystic,Fibrosis,Genetic,Disease,Lungs,Cf,Coping


The Breath That Broke

By Sobyrt22  (booksie.com)

Trying my hand at rhyming a little better, I just came up with this poem dedicated to people who have suffered terrible pains, and to the people that consider even breathing an almost impossible and painful task at times.

Poetry | Updated Jul 3, 2012 | Reads: 3 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Breath,Breathe,Memory,Pain,Forbidden,Broken,Sound,Poisonous,Mistakes,Contrition,Lungs,Clutching,Clogged,Lost,Thoughts,Life


The Stench Of Concrete And Gasoline

By Xxcaprisunxx  (booksie.com)

About losing someone that I love. To whom who killed him, I have no words of hate. I just wish he was still alive.

Short Story | Updated Feb 6, 2011 | Reads: 1 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 3
Tags: Suicide,Love,Death,Cut,Razorblade,Razor,Scars,Gasoline,Concrete,Lungs,Suffocating


By Joseph Kittell  (booksie.com)

have you ever day dreamed

Poetry | Updated Feb 1, 2011 | Reads: 1 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 2
Tags: Looking,Through,Walls,Lost,In,Space Lifeless;,A,Blank,Expression,On,My,Face Deep,Breaths,Lungs,Expand, Day,Dreaming;,Please,Take


Last Smile

By Midnightwhispers  (booksie.com)

They always made sure to tell me I wasn’t perfect. Maybe they whispered it to me while I was sleeping, or communicated it with there dry, loveless gazes. No matter how they told me it was always clear: You are flawed...

Short Story | Updated Nov 11, 2010 | Reads: 2 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 3
Tags: They,Always,Made,Sure,To,Tell,Me,I,Wasn’t,Perfect.,Maybe,Whispered,It,While,Was,Sleeping,Or,Communicated,With

The Power Of One

By Damon Kafka  (booksie.com)

Wrote this yesterday, not much too it.

Poetry | Updated Jul 24, 2010 | Reads: 5 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 1
Tags: With,Revenge,Eyes,Hatred,Beats,Through,Chest,Envy,Fills,Lungs,And,The,Power,Swells,In,My,Fists,Strike,I,Kill


On Clear Nights

By Streetsigns  (booksie.com)

This is similar to a free verse poem, but more proselike. It doesn't really have a plot, though.

Miscellaneous | Updated Apr 9, 2010 | Reads: 0 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Clear,Nights,Fire,Escape,Fugitive,Grass,Stars,Lungs

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