Alcoholism stories, books, poems, and more

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Article / Non-Fiction

November 02, 2017

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The Booksie Classic House

The tale of my real life hallucinations induced by alcohol Read More

Reads: 131

Comments: 4

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The Booksie Classic House

Sometimes, the weirdness of real life exceeds fiction. Read More

Short Story / Flash Fiction

September 26, 2017

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Comments: 2

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The Booksie Classic House

The lure of physical attraction is a game to Jack, a self confessed womaniser, until he meets Annie. Read More

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Comments: 1

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The Booksie Classic House

I'm an artist, nothing more, nothing less. Read More

Short Story / Other

June 08, 2017

Reads: 69

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

The story of an abusive alcoholic, as seen from the perspective of his children. 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

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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

Poem / Poetry

February 24, 2017

Reads: 34

Comments: 2

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The Booksie Classic House

Tags: alcoholism, jail

Reads: 34

Comments: 3

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Tags: alcoholism

A follow up character development on Jasper. Read More

Reads: 193

Comments: 1

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An alcoholic tries unconventional treatment. Read More

Tags: alcoholism, lsd

He makes me share his secret. I’m going to kill him. I can, ‘cos I’ve done it before. Only that time, I didn’t mean to. Sam Morgan is a typical eleven year old, until his mother Jennifer’s breakdown. His world changes when she comes out of hospital and he is… Read More

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Comments: 1

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The Booksie Classic House

"Choosing your future" is about addiction. More precisely in this miscellaneous, it is about alcohol addiction. Becoming an alcoholic doesn't just affect you but it also affects everyone around you. Many people believe that when someone has an alcoholic in the family, that means that that person will grow up… Read More

Book / Young Adult

December 18, 2015

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Comments: 1

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Follow Mike Sear on his journey from his senior year of high school to the height of his band, through his highs and lows, all in autobiographical style. Read More

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The relationship between alcohol and lost love. Read More
Tim and Sebastian are a young couple with their own occasional problems. But nothing as bad as this... Read More

Tags: gay, drama, alcoholism

Reads: 142

Comments: 1

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The Booksie Classic House

This is the story of Darryl and a tragedy that befell him. The story is portrayed in the first person point of view, so the ready will be able to feel the pain and anguish that Darryl is going through. This is a story from my up coming book of… Read More

Poem / Poetry

April 26, 2015

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Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

taken from my book, "Suspended In Suspense" Read More

Poem / Poetry

April 11, 2015

Reads: 78

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The Booksie Classic House

taken from my book, "Into The Direction Of Where" Read More

Poem / Poetry

April 11, 2015

Reads: 63

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

taken from my book, "Into The Direction Of Where" Read More

Poem / Poetry

April 08, 2015

Reads: 69

Shelves: 1

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taken from my book, "Into The Direction Of Where" Read More

Reads: 453

Comments: 1

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An essay written for myself and my father. Read More

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Comments: 1

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The Booksie Classic House

A poem addressing the issues of Alcoholism in families. Completely true story. Enjoy Read More

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The Booksie Classic House

While I'd rather write fantasy I have the urge to write something from my own life. This is just a short diddle really of some feelings. I have had a life surrounded by drugs, alcohol and in recent years suicide. I'd like to write about it but because it's so… Read More
Alcoholism as defined by Wikipedia, is a disorder that is characterized by an excessive dependence upon and craving for alcoholic beverages. This dependence affects every aspect of the alcoholic person’s life. Socially, personally, and professionally, it can lead to mental and physical harm to the person that is drinking and… Read More

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The Booksie Classic House

Short poems reflecting the society of today. Sex, longing for love, alcoholism, drugs, anxiety, depression, loneliness, fear, death. Read More
The reader is thrust into a dialectic of ill humor, alcohol, and a dynamic tone that slowly reveals the truth of the situation at hand, ending after a series of flashbacks through the eyes of the protagonist's brother. I played around with alternating perspective and tense, and really tried to… Read More
Experiencing what I'm experience. Read More

Reads: 190

Comments: 9

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The Vintage Publishing House

This poem was written by 19-year-old me back in 2011. A self-realization about my father's condition. Read More
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