Asylum stories, books, poems, and more

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Short Story / Horror

February 02, 2016

Reads: 567

Comments: 14

Shelves: 4

The Contently Deranged Travelers House

An extraordinary boy seeks a cure for his brother's disorder Read More

Poem / Horror

November 12, 2015

Reads: 616

Comments: 17

The Booksie Classic House

It's just Bedlam ! Read More
A story about a young girl who was dumped at a sanitorium. Based on The Seaside in Waterford Connecticut and the abuse of patients that took place there. Read More
"when I was institutionalized in the 50s, the treatment of mental illness was a shot in the dark. Because of that I write to warn others of the insidious nature of clinical psychiatry. This is my story, my struggle and my death at the hands of the psych ward." Quote… Read More
A delightful asylum adventure, to put it simply. Tomo Misakusi, a 19 year old doting brother is seeking his sister Touko, who was submitted to a mental hospital a week before an unidentified killer massacred the patients. Hes horrified to find her as a first victim. Vengence is the only… Read More

Reads: 917

Comments: 7

The Booksie Classic House

Nobody understood Matthaias. Everyone was afraid of him. Until one day, he took a stand and in his stead he left a trail of blood. Read More
Verrunika and Angela are two best friends who engage in a twisted and suspenseful conversation. Read More

Reads: 227

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

a man questions his past Read More
In a dream James goes inside an abandon building, but is guided by a voice to exit this place. Out of cuioristy he peaks inside a dark corridor in which the voice dubs "the corridor of fear" because it says that it brings your fear to life. But the voice… Read More

Reads: 211

Comments: 2

The Booksie Classic House

I was inspired to write this poem, as of late, by my experiences with mental illness. Nowadays, it seems as if I can never escape. Anyhow, I would love any comments or critiques. Thanks. Read More
Teenagers are suppose to run around with flowers in their hair with not a care in the world. Well the teenagers we will be working with today are a bit... Different. The new program at the Asylum takes in the teenagers, wanting to work with them and find out what… Read More
___"Would you really want to regain the memories you chose to forget?"It hung in the air between us. Her gray shimmering eyes glared at me studying my expression. Opening my mouth I had all intentions to say "yes" but a horrid pull in my gut stopped me. _____ A young… Read More
Make a short story or poem using these song titles from the rock band Disturbed Read More
Grudge is a killer Read More
I went on a date with a beautiful sociopath, drank margaritas made of mouthwash, woke up in the dungeon cell of an abandoned asylum and all I got was this lousy story. Read More

Reads: 337

Comments: 3

The Booksie Classic House

A short story of a kid named Jason, and his opposition towards authority... And his near death experience in the Asylum... Read More

Book / Young Adult

April 22, 2014

Reads: 1293

Comments: 26

The Booksie Classic House

Ember has been locked in a psych ward ever since she could remember which was when she was sixteen years old. She receives weekly abusing sessions with the Chief of Medicine secretly for two years. What she doesn't know is that she is an experiment. A human with no true… Read More

Book / Other

April 04, 2014

Reads: 1192

Comments: 11

The Booksie Classic House

Anna has been locked up in the asylum for years because of her parents concern. When she first showed up, though, she was six years old, she was semi-normal but with the ability to manipulate anyone who had some form of liquid in their body. On the first day at… Read More
I found this poem I wrote a while back. It is about being from mixed heritage parents, being a British Muslim and about being a second generation immigrant. Read More
This is a poem I wrote back in 2013 Hope you like it! :) The image is supposed to be the door to the room, located on the disturbed ward of a mental hospital. I wrote this during my senior year of high school after we read "One Flew Over… Read More
Flash backs can bring bad and good memories back, unless you're stuck reliving that bad flash back almost everyday of yor life, thinking it is actually happening again. In this tale, a girl remembers being stuck in a abandoned building by someone she thought she could trust, but overall of… Read More
The first part of is was written long ago, but that's not good enough to upload it, that was simply a try. I had an idea of writing a second part to it, and here I am, I wrote it in about 2-3 hours and I'm proud of it. Mainly… Read More

Reads: 5654

Comments: 61

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Emberlynne cage might be a little crazy, I mean she's living in a nut house for teens but its not too bad right? Wrong. see her ex boyfreind just showed up from a past life and its safe to say he's not exactly alive. But he's not going away anytime… Read More

Book / Romance

December 03, 2013

19 year old Eleanor Alexander is stuck in her everyday world that was filled with sadness and isolation after 2 tragedies struck her life. All she wants is acceptance and love, and all she has is a dead beat father and her trusty feline, Abigail. Upon meeting a new group… Read More

Poem / Poetry

October 18, 2013

A YOUNG WOMAN RETURNS TO HER MOTHER'S HOUSE YEARS AFTER BEING LOCKED IN AN ASYLUM. Read More
a teaser for my upcoming series of stories! It is about a man with the power to traverse the whole of time and space by opening doors inside other doors. But what happens when he is trapped in the world of Azdür? Will it become his new home? or will… Read More
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