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I hide from what I am fearful of, and only what I am fearful of. Read More

Poem / Non-Fiction

November 09, 2018

Reads: 21

Comments: 2

Shelves: 2

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flop-houses are a phenomenon of the forties, but this poem is actually set in the seventies. People in flop-houses paid for a night to sleep suspended on a length of washing-line. Read More

Book / Fantasy

November 05, 2018

She was called a freak and a monster. She was abused by man and women alike. All because of her uncommon friendship with a small butterfly. One day however, tragedy happened and she was given a curse. A curse to never die. a curse to have powers that seem good… Read More

Poem / Poetry

November 04, 2018

Reads: 25

Comments: 1

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"To love an addict is to run out of tears." - Unknown. Another original poem. I haven't posted one in a while. Read More
This is a very short story about abuse and what can it do to people that are brought into it with both the abuser and the one that is doing the abuse. This is set in the past when child abuse was turned away more often than now in its… Read More

Poem / Poetry

October 29, 2018

Reads: 29

Comments: 1

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Tags: abuse, rape, sad, lesbian, lgbt

Evelyn is just trying to enjoy her sophomore year of college. But something has happened the summer before, something that has changed her for the worse. No one seems to understand, and she goes further off of the deep end. What will it take for Evelyn to reveal her secret… Read More
CONTENT WARNING: r*pe mention This is a diary entry from one of my characters about her experience as a sexual assault survivor. It takes place in a fantasy setting, because I find it a lot easier to write about with some element of reality removal. I often use my writing… Read More
Prompt: Walking through a dark asylum. Voices call out, what do they say? Read More
Our Father with a double meaning. Read More

Tags: dark, abuse

Story follows a young woman, kaitie, after she has been victimized by her boyfriend. She discovers her attraction for women, and overcomes the challenges of coming out, being rejected, and rising above the hardest parts of her life. Read More

Tags: abuse, rape, sad, lesbian, lgbt

Poem / Poetry

September 29, 2018

I feel like it’s alright for me to act this way, because you told me it is alright that’s why you pull my strings. Read More
Old poem of a childhood that barely existed, except through bruises and taught self-hatred. Shame. Writing helps me outgrow it all, though. Shedding my skin, and aching for sunlight to get in. I want to plant gardens within myself again. Read More

Short Story / Horror

September 27, 2018

Reads: 54

Shelves: 1

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All she did was cry, she's annoying I hate her so much. Why did I fall in love with her? I wish she dies. Read More

Reads: 46

Comments: 3

Shelves: 2

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A poem about child abuse. I wrote this as a step toward cleansing myself of the trauma caused by the emotional, physical, psychological, and sexual abuse that I faced during my childhood. Read More
I can't leave..but, that's fine. I've left long ago...in my mind. -Escape (D.B Author Original) Set in a time where those who are specially gifted thrive yet, fall all the same. The humans are closing in; territories divided, the fragility of influence, power flowing through each faction. But, slowly dies… Read More
I was never abused but the world break me. I’m still trying to find the pieces to make me whole. Read More
i'm denise willis, free lance journalist and spanish teacher from argentina. i came across this story about a violent and abusive priest from nichiren shoshu's temple who has sexually molested a believer called cecilia califano during a pilgrimage in japan. the link below tells cecilia's story. despite having its headquarters… Read More

Reads: 50

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

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Little Peach is a story about overcoming adversity. A premature baby girl is born to parents who don't care for her properly, an incredibly selfish mother and an alcoholic father. This story takes you through the first few years of her life, and how her experiences molded her to… Read More

Book / Romance

September 23, 2018

Reads: 723

Comments: 1

Shelves: 4

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"His love roared louder than her demons." |~*~| Malia Coleman wishes she was like any other 17-year-old girl out there. But unfortunately for her, not every 17-year-old girl has an abusive drug addict for a father and a deceased mother the cause of it. … Read More

Short Story / Thrillers

September 23, 2018

Reads: 75

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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My only wish was for my mother to love me. Her only wish was to be happy--and I shall grant her wish with my life. Read More
Some childhoods are better than others. Some are best forgotten, and leave behind echoes that cannot be denied. Read More
A short story about learning the hard way and not always getting what you deserve. Read More

Book / Romance

September 17, 2018

Reads: 440

Comments: 6

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Alice lives with her stepfather Arthur who is abuse. She meets Matthew who might be the one to save her, but his life is falling apart just as fast as hers. "Let's just run away together. Leave our broken worlds behind." Read More
I'm trying to write this book in 1st person. It's a book about a 15 year old girl with an odd personality, doesn't quite fit in. She's bullied, her parents had died when she was a kid and lives with her abusive aunt. Read More
Everything about this story is made up, a complete work of my imagination. I do not agree with abuse in any way shape or form. This story is just one that popped into my thoughts --- This is a story about a girl and her struggle to… Read More

Short Story / Horror

September 13, 2018

Reads: 56

Shelves: 1

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Don't trust people easily. Don't let people into your heart if their goal is to destroy you. Read More

Reads: 53

Comments: 4

Shelves: 1

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Three connected flash fictions about obsession. *WARNING* Contains a scene of physical abuse. Read More
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