Alcohol stories, books, poems, and more

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A letter to the father who chose alcohol Read More

Book / Other

August 03, 2017

Reads: 21

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

Reads: 562

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

Poem / Poetry

July 11, 2017

Reads: 20

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

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

Reads: 20

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: 32

Comments: 4

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

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

Reads: 34

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Truth, 14 years Read More

Tags: young, red, alcohol, block, 40

Poem / Other

May 18, 2017

Reads: 0

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: 21

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A poem about growing up in an alcoholic home. Read More

Tags: abuse, alcohol

Reads: 1800

Comments: 18

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: 117

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

Poem / Romance

January 31, 2017

Reads: 29

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Book / Romance

January 13, 2017

Reads: 332

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Follow a certain rich kid and his inner turmoil as he struggles to cope with reality and the emptiness he feels. Also a bright young girl, who can't seem to decide between two different personalities. Read More

Poem / Romance

January 12, 2017

Reads: 22

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A drunken reverie Read More

Tags: alcohol

**Contains child abuse.** Please read at your own risk. Brook Harold, lives to tell his life story, how he coped growing up in an abusive home. By living for the moment, because you only have one chance at life. Come along for the ride with Brook Harold and his two… Read More
Dedicated to Joe Webb. Read More

Reads: 112

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Shaun is down on his luck. Drunk and grief-stricken, he heads for the nearest bar to seek solace. There he meets Eliza, a femme fatale drawn from the dark corners of the noir tradition, and is soon drawn into a world of hard drinking and addiction. Throw in a drug… Read More
The coach of a local cricket team feels delighted to have at his disposal a prodigal talent. But, there are other reasons behind this strong attachment. However, in a span of a week, things turn sour Read More

Reads: 73

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A man relapses and goes on an adventure that changes his life. Read More

Reads: 53

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

You think you know someone until you're with them when they take a couple of shots. Read More
A reality which won't set me back, but only move me forward. Read More

Reads: 176

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

To Drink! Read More

Poem / Other

June 14, 2016

Reads: 86

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Alcohol leading to irrationality leading to aggression leading to that one single punch that ends someones life. Read More

Book / Romance

June 02, 2016

Reads: 47

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A moan from deep in the abode of self-pity echoes like a prayer in an empty church, it's me, Henry, a man reborn, a phoenix of this era, tumbling over stale beers that were beautiful at night, so full of joy now nightmarish pits of rank regret, like most women… Read More
In this brief article, I give a series of basic tips in order to pottentially aid ones enjoyment of weekend nights out. Read More

Poem / Thrillers

April 30, 2016

Reads: 230

Comments: 17

Shelves: 4

The 'The Odd Ones' House

All kinds of highs can end lives when the cup is about to spill over. Read More

Poem / Other

April 17, 2016

Reads: 117

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

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