Death stories, books, poems, and more

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The death of her father pushes Emily to have a difficult talk with her mother. Read More
This was written after the death of a friends father. Read More

Tags: love, death, family

Poem / Poetry

April 24, 2019

Reads: 56

Comments: 1

The Free Verse Poetry House

When considering choices, we often forget: that which we resist, persists. (Image by Kevin Curtis) Read More

Tags: death

Reads: 524

Comments: 4

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A privatized city, a gangster out for revenge, the wealthiest man who's ego could destroy the boundaries of life and death, a former police officer who is pulled back from death and her husband stuck in purgatory. Artemis fights against all odds in order to be able to be back… Read More

Reads: 2178

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Donovan was only 18 when he died tragically. His friend Aurora Mitchel is the only one who remembers him years later, as the two shared a love that was cut drastically short. Now at 34, Aurora finds herself living a life of despair and loneliness after a series of events… Read More

Poem / Horror

April 23, 2019

Reads: 105

Comments: 2

The Booksie Classic House

This will probably make no sense to anyone who hasn’t watched someone struggle to breathe. The sound of the oxygen concentrator, watching a oxygen meter...wonder if this will be their last breath. Read More

Tags: love, death, fear, panic, copd

Ari is a girl that has many problems in her life. But when she finds the love of her life everything changes. Will this change last forever? Keep reading to find out. Read More
Kind of just add to these whenever the feeling strikes me. There is no centered theme. Read More

Reads: 139

Comments: 8

Shelves: 2

The Vintage Publishing House

No matter what reality I'm in Read More

Tags: love, death, poetry, anger, poem

Book / Young Adult

April 20, 2019

Reads: 2211

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

After her family's death, a teenager becomes a contract killer under the pseudonym, Miss Kill. Alongside, she must balance her high-school, dating, and work life. Read More

Poem / Poetry

April 18, 2019

Reads: 76

Comments: 2

The Poems House

A simple question. The answer? Not so much. Read More

Tags: death, life

About a dream of a child of war. Read More

Tags: death, war, child, live, dream

This free verse poem is about a woman letting herself listen to her male best friend when he says that she is old enough to live her own life. Read More
A young Nazi soldier on duty. Read More

Tags: death, irony, jews

Reads: 87

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

An scene in the war about a Mom and a child. Read More

Tags: love, death, child, wwii, jew

For my Grandpa. Read More

Tags: death, birth, reborn

Poem / Poetry

April 13, 2019

Reads: 115

Comments: 2

Shelves: 2

The Writing for you... House

When your mind rushes with questions...when you can't breathe to make sense of things...when death is near and nobody can run... Read More

Tags: death

This tanka poem is based on the murders of Sharon Tate and friends at the hands of Charles Manson and his followers. Read More

Tags: dark, death, adult, tanka, misc

In this etheree poem, the author and his friend find out too late that the artwork on a wall is more than a mural. Read More

Tags: dark, death, life, etheree, misc

Poem / Poetry

April 11, 2019

Reads: 91

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Reads: 79

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Time and Death have an eternity-long disagreement. Read More

Poem / Poetry

April 10, 2019

Reads: 95

Comments: 3

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

The walls are built by you. Read More

Tags: death, grave, earth, bury, soil

I read too many fanfics lol but this is entirely original :3 Read More

Tags: love, death, abuse

Reads: 73

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

When the young die too soon, death takes them on one last adventure before sending them to Heaven. Read More

Tags: death, child, heaven

Blood stains on the pristine white marble Read More
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