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Hanging over my head like a halo Read More
Two short stories written my early years of recovery from alcohol and drug abuse. Read More
Just a few factors, far from all, but relevant nonetheless. Read More
Real problems, that I face. I am an addict, in an unhealthy place. My heart screams stop poisoning yourself, my addiction takes over and says drugs help. "They make us happy. Can't you see? Who cares what we lose, it's just you and me." Read More

Poem / Poetry

January 06, 2019

Reads: 52

Comments: 2

The Booksie Classic House

My skin is my canvas, painted with the past. These marks tell a story, of beauty and pain. After a lifetime with a canvas like mine, you learn to accept you cannot rewind. Read More
Unanswered prayers hurt the most, I need your help oh holy ghost. Light my darkness with love and hope, fill my thoughts with your gracious quotes. Sing me psalms of glory and god, help me believe in what I forgot. Read More

Poem / Poetry

January 06, 2019

Reads: 47

Comments: 2

Shelves: 2

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Addiction. Sex slave. Hopeless. Fearful. Powerless. Lost. Some girls grow up wanting to be princesses, I grew up wanting to be safe. Read More

Poem / Poetry

January 04, 2019

Reads: 65

Comments: 4

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I know what you're doing Read More

Reads: 87

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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Current thoughts: translated version. I tried to be as faithful as the original version in French. Read More
Current thoughts. Read More

Poem / Poetry

December 22, 2018

Reads: 82

Comments: 5

Shelves: 1

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You're mine after fourteen days Read More

Reads: 95

Comments: 5

Shelves: 1

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It's not fun anymore Read More

Reads: 203

Comments: 5

Shelves: 3

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A battle of the mind, body and soul against his vice. He has given up and life, and chose that, which is destroying him. Although, it is his worst enemy it is also his best friend. He can no longer distinguish reality from fiction. He is dead in life. Far… Read More

Featured Review by hullabaloo22

"So much feeling, so much despair in these words, temoc. A hard-hitting emotional read." Read More

Poem / Humor

December 01, 2018

Reads: 55

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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“I turned to drugs to find ‘Peace’ but ended up in ‘Pieces’.” Diary from Heaven is the story of ‘Arun’ and his struggle with addiction. Arun was a typical Indian boy with colourful dreams. Music was his life; he was always hooked on. You could call him an ‘Eternal Junkie’… Read More

Poem / Poetry

November 21, 2018

Reads: 61

Comments: 1

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A brief glimpse into the life of an addict whose true addiction runs deeper than the vices she abuses. Read More

Poem / Poetry

November 04, 2018

Reads: 74

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: 68

Comments: 1

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hell on earth Read More

Poem / Poetry

October 25, 2018

Reads: 98

Comments: 5

Shelves: 2

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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: 110

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

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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

Book / Romance

September 29, 2018

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

Poem / Young Adult

September 24, 2018

Reads: 244

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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Tags: time, addiction

Featured Review by Dr. Acula

"I like how you wrote it in the shape of hour glass. Nice writing !" Read More

Reads: 81

Comments: 7

Shelves: 2

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