Alcoholic stories, books, poems, and more

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The story of a man named Jaun Soto and his path to becoming a better man. The second thing I've posted in the style of first person. Hopefully It reads well. I'm not very confident in this style, so any feedback would be appreciated. Thank you. Read More
This is the story of the end of my thirty-year drinking career. Read More

Poem / Romance

March 29, 2019

Reads: 238

Comments: 1

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"Good poem Burning Sage, you're better of without him, needless to say!" Read More

TW: alcohol My stomach and I cannot seem to agree about what is too much and what is not enough! Read More

Short Story / Other

August 09, 2017

Reads: 322

Comments: 2

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A man wakes up in a courtroom to discuss past events of his life and defend his actions in a room full of strangers. Read More
I grew up in an abusive home and therefore it was never on the cards that I'd go on to become a professional hotel pianist, traveling the world and playing in some of the very best hotels. It was even less predictable that I'd one day play in the presence… Read More
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
A drinker is a person who drinks alcohol to excess. It’s called having a drinking problem. Alcohol is the most common and widespread legal drug with tobacco, and it is as addictive and deadly as most illicit drugs. Nicolas was a heavy drinker... Read More

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Comments: 19

Shelves: 4

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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
A short story inspired by the Imaginarium Picture Prompt 5. Read More

Reads: 293

Comments: 1

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first poem i had a go at - about a man feeling lonely and after his wife dying - only having alcohol left Read More

Poem / Poetry

August 18, 2015

Reads: 333

Comments: 2

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Below is a poem about suicide and alcoholism. Cover from Pexels Read More

Reads: 305

Comments: 1

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Can anyone escape where they come from? Does anyone want to? HOME is the story of the Irish immigrant family the Covey's as they look back on their lives and loves since they left their native land in the 1950s. This is the story of those who couldn't escape Ireland,… Read More

Reads: 412

Comments: 2

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I do not have an alcoholic influence in my life, but I have a loathing for irresponsible parents with a buzz and a desire to harm. Crappy poetry inspired by crappy events. Read More

Book / Romance

September 27, 2014

Reads: 633

Comments: 6

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Rosalynn has not had an easy path on the winding road that is her complicated life. Alcoholic father, two loving sisters, and a wonderful (yet pushy) mother. Will she have to give up her wonderful list to be with the unseemingly perfect guy or will she leave him in the… Read More
A case study on an individual with a horrid past and how his development suffered from his early traumatic experiences. Read More
My Name is Gemma Kendall is a short story written in first person, present tense. It is a piece of literary fiction which focuses on dark themes such as bullying, depression, alcoholism and crime. The story is written as a stream of consciousness; the narrator’s thoughts and opinions are presented… Read More
A short essay I wrote as the result of some emotional turmoil. A journal entry if you will. Read More

Poem / Young Adult

April 06, 2014

Reads: 370

Comments: 1

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A poem I wrote about living with an alcoholic parent. I hope that you feel the emotions I tried to pour into this poem. Thanks for reading my work! Read More
In March, 1995 an emergency room doctor told Dad he only had twelve hours to live if he did not have his leg amputated. He refused to have the surgery. As my sisters and I sat helplessly in the waiting room at Cook County Hospital pondering his fate I could… Read More
This is the first part of a writing series I am working on that basically involves looking into the dark parts of my past and then closing the door on them. A kind of self-therapy exercise, if you will. Read More
In the life of Cassandra, a young girl forced to take care of her drug addict mother. Read More

Reads: 220

Comments: 5

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You drank again I saw it in your eyes A dark shadow passed And you were gone Leaving me alone with him Read More

Reads: 307

Comments: 3

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Prior to the life I now live, I was married to a drug addict and alcoholic for fourteen years. The dysfunction and emotional pain took me for the biggest ride of my life. I was able to overcome this pain but it didn't come without a price. This book is… Read More
A story of despair, fear, and emotional abuse... Living with an alcoholic Read More
The death of servant maid brought back memories to Juggernaut. Read More

Poem / Humor

June 10, 2013

Reads: 334

Comments: 1

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Just popped into my head like most ideas... Try and read it with almost a marching band rhythm! Read More

Poem / Poetry

June 06, 2013

Reads: 236

Comments: 3

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A poem about someone close to me who is an alcoholic and how I feel about them. Read More
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