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Watch as tragedy sparks the downward spiral of a brilliant young man in New Jersey and New York. Read More

Poem / Other

January 14, 2020

Reads: 28

Comments: 1

The Poetic Beauty 's Tribe House

BlackHorse Blues Band @ Rock The Canyon pomogirl © Copyright 2019 pomogirl. All rights reserved. BlackHorse Blues Band Rocks The Canyon Turn up the volume, good and loud, Rhythm guitar's plug in bass player starts it Off Drummer follows starting their #1 song Wow's the crowd rhythm and sound Everybody… Read More

Poem / Romance

January 14, 2020

Reads: 91

Comments: 3

The Booksie Classic House

Be my analgesic Read More
PUPPET WITHOUT A SOUL.... It holds you Restrains you Controls you Becomes you...... Your mind is gone Your a mere puppet Dancing in the hands Of your Addiction You belong to the Addiction It holds you Restrains you Controls you Becomes you Your soul is lost Your life you can't… Read More

Poem / Poetry

January 07, 2020

Reads: 48

Comments: 2

The Booksie Classic House

Pulse and Respiration at ZERO Read More

Poem / Poetry

January 02, 2020

Reads: 59

Comments: 4

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

An Astrological phenomenon Read More

Poem / Poetry

December 18, 2019

Reads: 53

Comments: 3

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

disheveled and distorted. Read More

Reads: 111

Comments: 2

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

Can't find salvation all alone while weather beaten Read More

Poem / Poetry

December 12, 2019

Reads: 81

Comments: 5

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Strangers but not strangers Read More

Reads: 75

Comments: 5

Shelves: 3

The Booksie Classic House

Teetering on the edge Read More

Poem / Poetry

December 08, 2019

Reads: 176

Comments: 2

The Booksie Classic House

Tags: addiction

Poem / Poetry

December 03, 2019

Reads: 91

Comments: 3

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Death by a thousand lacerations Read More

Poem / Poetry

November 15, 2019

Reads: 72

Comments: 1

The Vintage Publishing House

Fly overhead at sunrise Read More

Reads: 203

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Love can make you feel strange. You can sometimes grow to love the feeling. Read More

Poem / Poetry

October 27, 2019

Reads: 77

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

From Cumulus No, 9 Read More

Reads: 58

Comments: 2

The Booksie Classic House

A Mother's hope for an addicted son. Read More

Reads: 60

Comments: 3

The Booksie Classic House

Story of a young woman fighting addiction Read More

Poem / Poetry

October 09, 2019

I haven't uploaded in a long while so I've decided to break my silence, with good reason. Recently, I've been struggling with daily stresses, mostly because of my hectic career choice, a chef. This has meant (aside from popular opinion) I have internalised a rather dangerous and excessive cocaine addiction.… Read More
Something we'll all pay Read More

Short Story / Other

September 28, 2019

Reads: 142

Comments: 3

The Abandoned House

Lydia has an addiction and she finally shares with her NA group. Read More

Tags: addiction

Poem / Poetry

September 14, 2019

Reads: 117

Comments: 6

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Sinking under the waves Read More

Poem / Non-Fiction

August 28, 2019

Reads: 104

Comments: 2

The Booksie Classic House

Reads: 165

Comments: 2

Shelves: 3

The Veterans House

Lieutenant Howard never ran with lightning speed. He was more controlled, as befitting his rank of lieutenant and position of the shift commander. He moved with a glow across the spectrum of his small-town fiefdom out on the Pacific Coast Highway, fully functional... Read More
Getting Real With Yourself Read More
Cassie recovers from a divorce and lifts herself up only to head downhill again with an addiction that she denies until she is faced with the truth in a big way. Help comes from an unexpected source. Read More

Short Story / Non-Fiction

August 07, 2019

Reads: 342

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

I plan to share my story of real-life to be heard and to help continue with my sobriety. To help and enlighten other addicts, show them love and give them the knowledge that this is real life. Life can be very ugly, people die every day. But we can change… Read More

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