Depression stories, books, poems, and more

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The Booksie Classic House

A short piece on my struggles with depression and anxiety told from a third person perspective Read More
Is depression and anxiety actually the norm? Read More

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The Booksie Classic House

My depression is getting the better of me Read More
This is not really anything, a few words explaining how it feels when you struggle, like me. Read More

Poem / Poetry

November 21, 2017

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The Booksie Classic House

A poem about how it feels inside sometimes Read More

Poem / Romance

November 20, 2017

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The LittleLostSoul House

Short Story / Other

November 19, 2017

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The Booksie Classic House

This was written on a whim in the middle of one of my depression episodes. I just needed a way to vent. This work may have triggering content, If you have depression and/or anxiety, or do not like sad stories, i urge you to click off. Read More

Poem / Poetry

November 19, 2017

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The Booksie Classic House

Poem / Poetry

November 18, 2017

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Comments: 2

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The Booksie Classic House

A small poem I wrote in response to someone else's poem when they were struggling with their own depression. Read More

Poem / Other

November 18, 2017

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The Booksie Classic House

A poem of depression, old and not so old. Read More

Tags: depression, life

Poem / Poetry

November 17, 2017

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The Booksie Classic House

How I feel lately Read More
A glimpse into a man's battle with his mind Read More

Poem / Poetry

November 17, 2017

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Comments: 2

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The Booksie Classic House

Suicidal Escape Read More

Book / Poetry

November 16, 2017

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The Booksie Classic House

Since I have alot of poems, some alright, other's... horid... I figured I should put them all into one place. Many were done while I was very very young. Forgive their rough exteriors. Read More

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The Booksie Classic House

This is Penny's tale as she's stuck between the future and the past. Between two different men. Between need and want. It's her choice. Life or death? Possible triggers. Read More

Short Story / Other

November 16, 2017

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The Booksie Classic House

A twenty - something year old describes his working week in a dead end job, and the ins and outs of how to make the week go faster. Read More

Tags: depression, work

Poem / Poetry

November 16, 2017

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Comments: 1

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The Booksie Classic House

I have never personally been through an emotional or mental illness, but I do know what it's like to stand at the edge and peer into the chasm. I can imagine what it's like to feel trapped inside your mind... to feel captive inside yourself. Read More

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The Review Chain House

Poem / Poetry

November 14, 2017

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Comments: 1

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The Booksie Classic House

Can you hear it? Read More

Tags: depression, sad

Short Story / Non-Fiction

November 13, 2017

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The Booksie Classic House

Have you ever loved someone so much that you would still be friends with them just to have them in your life? Read More

Book / Memoir

November 13, 2017

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Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

this is a story about my time in a mental hospital and what i went through...i hope you enjoy Read More

Short Story / Other

November 11, 2017

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Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

If you were to die today, and you looked upon your life, what would you think? (Heavily inspired by Roko's Basilisk, research at your peril) Read More

Poem / Song Lyrics

November 10, 2017

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Comments: 1

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The Booksie Classic House

Poem / Poetry

November 10, 2017

Reads: 25

Comments: 1

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The Booksie Classic House

My Swan song Read More

Tags: depression, swan

Book / Romance

November 09, 2017

Reads: 1110

Shelves: 1

The Love Bugs House

She was special. He knew it the first time he saw her. She was damaged just like him. Everyone can fall in love, just not Esi. She's never had a boyfriend which is perfectly fine with her. Her art is her love and even though she wishes she had someone… Read More

Book / Romance

November 09, 2017

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The Romance House

She was special. He knew it the first time he saw her. She was damaged just like him. Everyone can fall in love, just not Esi. She's never had a boyfriend which is perfectly fine with her. Her art is her love and even though she wishes she had someone… Read More
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