Death stories, books, poems, and more

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The Booksie Classic House

As she left earth and entered nothingness, Winter is on a verge to accomplish different tasks and learn new lessons she'd never learned before. As her path crosses a lot of twists and turns, will she be able to pass the other side without any constraints and hatred in her… Read More

Poem / Poetry

May 13, 2021

Reads: 23

The Poems House

Been around a while, looking at old profiles, of friends, etc got me to thinking - am I really still here? Read More

Tags: death, life, forgotten

Reflecting on my father's death Read More

Tags: death, family, father

This is a fictional poem but sadly, it's reality for some people Read More
The lives of the four horsemen trying to get out of their immortal hell and get their magical weapons back. Read More
Dedicated to Agnes Marie Johnson (1948-2013) who passed away on March 6, 2013 Read More
I was inspired to write this poem this morning when it came a thunderstorm Read More

Book / Fantasy

May 01, 2021

Reads: 164

Comments: 2

The Booksie Classic House

A man with a curse/disease crawling up his left arm, slowly killing him, travels through a desert towards a green mountain in search of a cure. Navigating the harsh landscape, he comes upon a girl, the last survivor of a caravan attacked by hostiles raiders living off the land. Read More

Tags: death, fiction

Reads: 528

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Four noble houses have been known throughout the entirety of the kingdom of Silverton for quite a long time, but the fourth house has recently vanished, and its disappearance is still a mystery. A musician named Vaughan and his sister, Ariana took refuge at the mansion of one of the… Read More
Historic horror set in 1699 Wales. Read More

Book / Young Adult

April 26, 2021

Reads: 47

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

What if you were told the plan of death can only be known and not changed, would you still try? Seventeen year old Izzy talks to death, well it talks to her. After a accident in her childhood left her dead for a few minutes she caught a glimpse of… Read More
Before his scheduled execution, a condemned man discovers a terrible secret. Read More
I'm not sure what brought this story to mind (?). It is about friendship, loss, faith, and a little mystery tossed in for good measure. Read More
Dedicated to Ken Osmond (1943-2020) who died on May 18, 2020 Read More
DEATH, LIFE, TEARS, LAUGHS, SORROW, ELATION, THE HUMAN COMEDY Short short stories of life in the raw. Daily life, death, sorrow, and humor. Everything you did not read in the paper or see on TV. The gut of the country exposed. It has always been there but kicked out of… Read More

Book / Young Adult

April 20, 2021

Reads: 44

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

If father was to find out she was surely going to get punished. Since there is no tree, I guess they can’t use the switch on me this time she thought to herself trying to make light of the situation she had put herself in. Read More
Dedicated to Joe Webb (1946-2021) who died on April 8, 2021 Read More

Poem / Other

April 20, 2021

Reads: 59

Comments: 2

The Poems House

A simple question for a complex set of answers; none of which seem to be expressed by the drama hungry finger pointing media. Read More

Tags: death, children

Dedicated to Francis De Wolff (1913-1984) who died on April 18, 1984 Read More
After the mysterious voice saying "The Cycle must continue". Our characters have cross paths with a young girl named Detective Akane Tsunemori. She tells our characters that the agency that she works with is trying to stop the cycle that was formed by Arekkusu. So they go after the sources… Read More
This is a poem written after the suicide of a parent. Read More

Tags: love, loss, death

Something inspired by the death of Prince Philip. Read More
Beyond the limitations of male centric religion, women of spirit endure despite a long history of persecution. Read More

Tags: death, life, pain

"who are you?" he asked the boy in the mirror as the boy in the mirror shrugs it off. he hated the boy as much as he hated himself, he hated him as much as he hated his family, he hated him as much as he hated the people he… Read More

Tags: death

Short Story / Romance

April 13, 2021

Reads: 63

Comments: 1

Shelves: 3

The Abandoned House

Just something came to me at work one night. Oh did I mention I work as a mortician? Read More

Tags: love, death

Holly goes out with her brother and ill-luck struck. Read More
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