Alcoholism stories, books, poems, and more

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The finished and edited version of this novella, Memoirs of a Yankee Cowboy will be available July 14, 2019 on Amazon.com in print with twelve chapters. It is being submitted for audible at Audible.com. Benjamin Patrick spills his guts about his unorthodox family, his own wild choices, and his wild,… Read More

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"Seems like Ben had to grow up very fast. First dealing with his mom and her going out all the time, and then working on the farm with his fath..." Read More

Poem / Romance

March 29, 2019

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

A brief glimpse into the life of an addict whose true addiction runs deeper than the vices she abuses. Read More

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Little Peach is a story about overcoming adversity. A premature baby girl is born to parents who don't care for her properly, an incredibly selfish mother and an alcoholic father. This story takes you through the first few years of her life, and how her experiences molded her to… Read More
Based on a true story involving a recovering alcoholic from a prominent family in his hometown in Alabama. He was stabbed to death after an argument over a bottle. Read More
People in recovery still deal with their character defects. This collection of short stories each share an insight into what it's like to be a recovering alcoholic. If you are in AA, read this book. Read More

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Jason is a teen envied by his peers for having a perfect life. However, he decides to confront them about his dark home life. This is an extended version of Manveer Sihota's original monologue, Don't Be Jealous. Read More

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Sometimes, recovery can take a long time. Read More

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Whiskey is my drink of choice Read More

Essay / Memoir

November 19, 2017

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12 Step Programs Free Me From Addiction Read More

Article / Non-Fiction

November 02, 2017

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

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

Short Story / Flash Fiction

September 26, 2017

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The The Imaginarium House

The lure of physical attraction is a game to Jack, a self confessed womaniser, until he meets Annie. Read More
I'm an artist, nothing more, nothing less. Read More
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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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

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Tags: alcoholism, jail

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Tags: alcoholism

A follow up character development on Jasper. Read More

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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
"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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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
The relationship between alcohol and lost love. Read More
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