Death stories, books, poems, and more

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Dedicated to John W. Brown (1970-2019) who died on June 3, 2019. Read More

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Comments: 8

Shelves: 9

The Booksie Classic House

They say that when you die, you either go to Heaven or Hell. But the harsh reality was there is only Hell. Before the fall of Heaven, if a demon had spent a hundred years in Hell, they could pass on to Euphoria, the dimension of eternal bliss. Demons were… Read More
"You can never fully understand the meaning of your own existence if you can’t even understand that you might be wrong.” Read More
Dedicated to Charles F. Johnson who died on July 13, 2013. Read More
Dedicated to Jack Schwartzman who died of Pancreatic Cancer on June 15, 1994. Read More
A young girl meets a prison boy and without knowing why he is in prison, she volunteers to bail him out. What she does not know could lead to tragedy. Read More

Short Story / Thrillers

June 12, 2019

Reads: 82

Comments: 5

The The Imaginarium House

A short story of 'Solitude' introduced by the Imaginarium House. Hope you enjoy. Read More
A story about the avatar of time and the avatar of chaos as the world dies. Read More

Reads: 55

Comments: 6

The Booksie Classic House

My wish, my words, my poem about death. Read More
A man is using this free verse poem to tell the story of a guy who everyone thought they knew before the past came back to haunt that guy. Read More
a monologue regarding the essence of life and our inevitable departure from it. Read More

Reads: 59

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A poem inspired by the film "Possession," a french horror flick by Andrzej Zulawski that provokes psychological consequences from the characters, and challenges audience's perception of marriage, unity, etc. The film follows a couple as they go through a divorce, and the reasons for it being projected through the characters… Read More

Reads: 77

Comments: 5

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

I never, ever wanna wake up Read More
A sonnet exploring the captivating beauty of the sky and the fragile mortality of man. A few notes for better understanding: - "coupling vessels" -- refers to the movement of the clouds in the sky, akin to that of ships in the sea - "orbing eyes" -- the sun, moon,… Read More

Reads: 86

Comments: 5

Shelves: 1

The The Imaginarium House

This story was written for the Imaginarium House challenge and I hope whoever reads enjoys. Read More

Reads: 72

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Don't look too closely. You'll never know what you'll find. Read More
The fear of growing up in a violent society Read More

Tags: death, poetry, society

Reads: 1003

Comments: 3

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

When do you know it's over? When is enough enough? Read More

Tags: death, suicide, dogs

A young girl's reflection on Earth. Read More
A trail of thoughts. Read More

Tags: death, control

Short Story / Horror

May 29, 2019

Reads: 93

Comments: 5

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

You have stumbled upon photos on the web, creepy photos taken of you secretly including your identity, address, and name. Now people believe they're the real you, and you're a fake. Read More
In the current state this planet is in..I have something to say as well. Read More

Tags: death, humor, fate, earth

The author of this double etheree poem discovers what his sister is doing while he and the rest of her family help her move out. Read More
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