Depression stories, books, poems, and more

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This part of my work is dedicated to all who are presently lost in the depths of depression, feeling frightened, desperate, lonely and isolated, without hope and possibly suicidal. Read More

Book / Poetry

June 17, 2021

Collection of my poems (: Read More

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The Booksie Classic House

When you can’t sleep, talk to the moon, and drift away. Read More
Jerry just never felt right. That is, until he stumbled upon a certain video, which opened up an intoxicating world. Jerry tries to find his footing in that world, but soon learns that certain sacrifices will be required. Read More
Need something to distract you from the world outside? Well get lost within the storm inside your mind........ Read More

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Comments: 59

Shelves: 7

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Shiloh Green was once happy. Ever since she’d started dating her sort-of-famous boyfriend Braxton Abbott, drummer for the popular YouTube band Contained Chaos, the future had seemed promising. They’d get married, have kids, have successful careers, and live happily ever after. Everything would be picture perfect. That was the plan—until… Read More

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Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

For centuries Nico Harkness knew only immortality and taking lives. Falling for a Spanish witch burned at the stake years ago, he lived with the regret of never falling in love with a mortal again. The memory of it was too painful, even for him. Moving to the city, he… Read More
Back in December, 2019, I wrote an essay entitled “I Hear The Throes of a Dying Nation.” In response, someone sent me a well-meaning note with the following comment: “Why so gloomy? The US has survived civil wars, Great Depression, assassinations and wars up the wahzoo, this too shall pass.”… Read More
A short story about Tasha's mother who is struggling to cope with her PTSD after losing her mother who was her pillar of strength and decides to drink her sorrows away,while trying hard to hide it away from her teen daughter Tasha,who is a poet and story writer.Tasha can see… Read More

Tags: love, depression, teen

Reads: 22

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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The poem is about snapping out of depression. Read More
I thought - I mean, really thought - about my screwed-up life in the moments when nothing was happening. Read More
"A man cannot realize that above such shattered bodies there are still human faces in which life goes its daily round." - Erich Maria Remarque, All Quiet on the Western Front Read More
This is solely my opinion I’ve been down this road too many times . I feel I’ve only made it this far to share my experience. Read More

Poem / Other

May 10, 2021

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Comments: 3

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Came across the old photo of a woman selling her children during the Depression, and this came to my mind. Read More
Doctor Paul Matthews is a broken man trying to heal broken people. When his wife dies in a car accident, his daughter blames him for her death and cuts off all communication. Doctor Matthews copes with the pain of losing his wife and daughter by burying himself in his work.… Read More
I dedicate this to everyone who is lonely. We will live the pain and sorrow in this story, and the good will remain to fill your life. Read More
A family notices a change in their father after returning home from battle. Read More
Birthdays are great, usually... Read More

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Comments: 3

The Booksie Classic House

Cover image: Pixabay.com. Read More

Tags: dark, depression

Poem / Poetry

April 28, 2021

Reads: 73

Comments: 2

The Booksie Classic House

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Book / Other

March 29, 2021

Reads: 192

Comments: 3

The Booksie Classic House

Riley Brooks appears to be leading a charmed life on the outside. On the inside, she's spiraling as a result of an abusive relationship. Once the relationship comes to a tumultuous end, she loses very nearly everything, her sanity included. As an effort to promote her career, she is forced… Read More
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