Alcohol stories, books, poems, and more

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Reads: 20

Comments: 6

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: 13

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
Failing to move on from her mother's death, 16-year-old Megan Brooke tries everything to ease the grief: substance abuse, drinking, and even starting her own radio show. But, when all else fails, she moves to Miami for the hopes of a clean slate. Unfortunately, she soon realizes that you… Read More

Book / Romance

January 23, 2018

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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: 50

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: 26

Comments: 2

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

Tags: alcohol

Poem / Romance

December 10, 2017

Reads: 28

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

my 6 year marriage Read More

Poem / Poetry

November 09, 2017

Reads: 0

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: 3

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A man decides to think. Read More

Reads: 63

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: 27

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: 13

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Never ignore the spirits. Read More

Reads: 43

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: 94

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: 635

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

Book / Other

August 03, 2017

Reads: 58

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Helen has a past that she keeps hidden. Now her little sister is reliving that past and it's time for Helen to step up. Read More

Poem / Poetry

July 11, 2017

Reads: 40

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

What can I say but just another poem about love. Read More

Reads: 36

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

The Mirror and rain House

A man turns to memory-wipe to rid himself of his addiction. _______________________________ Author's Note: Due to the staccato nature of the writing, I am beginning to think that the poem is too and I could've ended it earlier. Does anyone else agree? I am also rethinking the closing sentence. Read More

Poem / Romance

June 21, 2017

Reads: 61

Comments: 5

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Alcohol helps for a few hours. Something I wrote a few years back. Read More
Truth, 14 years Read More

Tags: young, red, alcohol, block, 40

Poem / Other

May 18, 2017

Reads: 63

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Beer is the devil in a can. He fills you with lies and decit wispering in your ear to drink...it will make you feel great and make all your problems disappear. You have a beer and feel different. You feel good. The devil is right! Christian's are wrong..the devil is… Read More

Reads: 2195

Comments: 19

Shelves: 3

The House of Ghosts House

Many people struggle with the tight grasp that alcohol can take on someones life and their loved ones. This poem is detailing the feelings of a woman whose husband is having an affair with alcohol. Read More
What tag's go along better then "friendship" and "alcohol." #Not giving away any spoilers. Read More

Book / Romance

March 02, 2017

Reads: 139

Comments: 3

Shelves: 2

The Imagination Station House

Ray and Mike met on unnatural terms, ending up together in one of the most dangerous areas of Philadelphia. Both live in broken homes that struggle to maintain any kind of stability and both have daunting hardships in both their minds and in each other. At times, they wish for… Read More
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