Alcohol stories, books, poems, and more

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Book / Young Adult

July 02, 2018

Reads: 25

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

An alcoholic father, busy parents, and now moving to a new city: Follow the misadventures of Kate Dawson and her friends as they explore the ups and downs of Miami Life. Rated T for alcohol, tragedy, violence, and language. Prequel to Miami: The City of Second Chances. Read More

Essay / Non-Fiction

June 02, 2018

Reads: 43

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

On the spot short essay, expressing my thoughts as they flew through my mind. Read More
16-year-old Megan Brooke falls into substance abuse after her mom's death and moves to Miami for a clean slate. Now, she must outrun a drug dealer she owes money and confront her inner demons. Read More

Reads: 209

Comments: 3

Shelves: 7

The Booksie Classic House

This story sucks but it loves you. Well, IDK Read More

Reads: 49

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

My life as a barman. Read More

Poem / Other

April 14, 2018

Reads: 39

Comments: 9

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Short Story / Horror

April 07, 2018

Reads: 74

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A girl goes on a date with an older man thinking she's got it under control. Story based around young girls using sex as a way of self-harming. tw: sexual abuse, rape Read More

Reads: 91

Comments: 1

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

Reads: 56

Comments: 7

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Just two friends driving along a deserted road getting wasted. Strange, the shared imagination. Read More
What has happened to farmer Bill's farm? The news is on the scene to report and uncover the truth. The truth however...is a little odd. Read More

Reads: 62

Comments: 1

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

I shouldn't be doing this. But I had no choice. What else was there to do? It was the only thing that made the voices stop. Read More

Book / Romance

January 23, 2018

Reads: 47

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Miles has a crazy night out and Julian is the only thing keeping him grounded. Read More

Poem / Poetry

December 27, 2017

Reads: 102

Comments: 14

Shelves: 5

The Vintage Publishing House

A piece from my book Noir: Confessions from Lisbeth... Read More

Short Story / Other

December 18, 2017

Reads: 73

Comments: 2

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

Tags: alcohol

Poem / Romance

December 10, 2017

Reads: 87

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

my 6 year marriage Read More

Poem / Poetry

November 09, 2017

Reads: 82

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Those of us that can drink legally know what its like coming home from the bar sometimes. Read More

Tags: poetry, beer, alcohol, wine, bar

Reads: 63

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A man decides to think. Read More

Reads: 160

Comments: 3

Shelves: 3

The Booksie Classic House

A powerful short story for an anti-drink driving campaign. Read More
A night in the life of Miyuki, she just couldn't help but get angry...and no matter what, she just couldn't do it...she couldn't...but...that's just who she is. Read More

Poem / Poetry

September 12, 2017

Reads: 141

Comments: 4

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A Flash prompt to write a poem in the POV of an unborn child Read More

Poem / Romance

September 11, 2017

Reads: 70

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Never ignore the spirits. Read More

Reads: 132

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

The grief over loss of a son Read More

Tags: loss, grief, alcohol

Book / Memoir

September 03, 2017

Reads: 254

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Have a read please. There's about 15 chapters all in. Please, please leave any comments. Tell me if you think it's shit. Just say: "This is shit!". Or if you think it's good you into a lengthy synopsis. Trying to unpick the pivotal from the mundane and those relationships that… Read More

Reads: 1046

Comments: 3

Shelves: 4

The Silver Tongue House

Growing up with alcoholism and drug abuse. In and out of foster homes until placement is made permanent. How growing up in the foster system changes the meaning of sanity. Read More
A letter to the father who chose alcohol Read More
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