Addiction stories, books, poems, and more

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Poem / Poetry

November 04, 2018

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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

Poem / Poetry

November 01, 2018

Reads: 24

Comments: 1

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hell on earth Read More

Poem / Poetry

October 25, 2018

Reads: 55

Comments: 5

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

Desensitized to the world around me Read More
this story is about Janey a young lady battling with Jamey her bestie's sexuality and having a wonderful and loving boyfriend. Ron doesn't know about Janey's battle to try to keep her lesbian friend at bay but she is gradually failing. Will she end up giving into her besties advances… Read More
T.H.C. Ice, Crank, Meth, Tina, (Methamphetamine) Diesel, Dope, Heroin, ( diamorphine) Coke, crack, rock, ( cocaine hydrochloride ) A chemical romance. A memoir of how one man's addiction to meth, heroin, and cocaine took him to the depths of hell and back. T.H.C tells a raw, harrowing, and ultimately hopeful… Read More

Reads: 50

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

I believe everything happens for a reason. These events are unfortunately true. Bare with me as I try to tell you who I am and how I got to the point that has lead me to tell these stories. Read More
One last Saturday night. A jukebox playing sad songs. A redhead in a yellow sweater. For Jacko, Rock bottom had never looked so good. Read More

Reads: 42

Comments: 7

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

Short story inspired by the prompt... Careless Acts Read More

Essay / Non-Fiction

September 20, 2018

Reads: 30

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

My personal experience with addiction and depression and how I overcame both using a rather non traditional method. They, both, nearly killed me but I came out on top. You can too. Read More

Reads: 55

Comments: 4

Shelves: 1

The Vintage Publishing House

Too much to drink Read More

Poem / Poetry

September 16, 2018

Reads: 43

Comments: 4

Shelves: 1

The Vintage Publishing House

Entering the danger zone Read More

Poem / Non-Fiction /

August 23, 2018

Reads: 72

Comments: 5

Shelves: 4

The Booksie Classic House

Re-write for a friend, on addiction. Read More

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following a path of addiction Read More

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Poem / Poetry

August 20, 2018

Reads: 74

Comments: 2

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Poem / Non-Fiction

July 20, 2018

Reads: 110

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

My poem 'Addiction' is about the addiction that us humans face. whether it be addiction with drugs, food, music, hobbies, etc we all have an addiction to something including myself. But my poem is not about the good addiction but rather about the bad. Since i, in my past,… Read More

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Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Creative non fiction about hospitalization and detox from heroin with a darkly humorous twist on family dysfunction Read More

Poem / Poetry

July 11, 2018

Reads: 99

Comments: 4

The Booksie Classic House

it's 12.06 am where i am and i cant sleep because to many thoughts going on... here you go. Read More

Tags: addiction

Reads: 81

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

first poem written in a while Read More

Reads: 59

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

we can not fight the good fight for others, they need to fight for themselves. Read More

Tags: addiction

Reads: 2137

Comments: 3

Shelves: 5

The Booksie Classic House

This is a story about change. How at any time, any age, we can make the commitment to change anything, especially ourselves. It delves into the realms of mental health, depression, OCD and the many layers that constitute addiction. It is bare bones and raw, unadulterated and firmly from… Read More
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