Domestic_violence stories, books, poems, and more

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Demond is a tornado blowing away everyone and everything that crosses his path. Bri is a volcano with past emotions built up and ready to erupt. They're both hot heads that seems to be blinded only by the four-lettered word: L-O-V-E. But what happens when these two come across each… Read More

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Written for Domestic Violence Month -- There's many stories out there. Too many voices held in, shut up behind bruises and false, sugary apologies. Domestic Violence can happen to anyone. No matter the gender, sexual orientation or social status. This is one such story. Read More

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This is the story of a girl suffering with eating disorders, depression, low self confidence, anxiety, and self harm. Her name is Tara and she is about to go through some life changing things. Her friends Kass and Lynn are along for the ride, along with a mysterious, unknown boy. Read More

Poem / Young Adult

August 22, 2015

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Sometimes there's a darkness deeper inside Read More
Sometimes charming, sometimes raw, this is a collection of poetry from a woman who has been diagnosed with manic-depression. She takes us on an unexpected journey from the dreams of a little girl, to the abuse victim, to the ultimate survivor in spite of her trials. She speaks frequently of… Read More
A personal poem to my ex-husband, my abuser in our domestic violence marriage. Read More

Poem / Poetry

August 03, 2014

Reads: 124

Comments: 4

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This is a piece about the worst case scenario of staying in a domestic violence relationship. Read More

Poem / Memoir

May 15, 2014

Reads: 73

Shelves: 1

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Domestic Violence is no joke. End needless violence. Read More
Follow the destruction of a marriage through the eyes of their dog. Rated for language and violence. Read More

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Comments: 25

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This is my take on a social problem that isn't really discussed that much. I am well aware that though times have change, women are still fighting for equality. But, I think sexism doesn't only neglect women, it also neglects men. One example of this is domestic violence against a… Read More

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Prior to the life I now live, I was married to a drug addict and alcoholic for fourteen years. The dysfunction and emotional pain took me for the biggest ride of my life. I was able to overcome this pain but it didn't come without a price. This book is… Read More

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Comments: 1

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Story of a survivor of domestic violence of 4 years. Seeing this through my eyes. Read More

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When a teen boy is faced to see his mother getting beat every day, he takes justice into his own hands. Read More

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Domestic Violence. It happens in every culture around the world. But we don't have to live like this! Read More

Poem / Poetry

March 01, 2013

Reads: 108

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A short poem about domestic violence from the viewpoint of a child. Read More
Essay discussing the relationship between male power and domestic violence, including the issues of patriarchy and individual reasons for domestic abuse. Read More

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A poem about domestic violence and divorce, which impacts upon an entire family. Written from the perspective of several different personas. An account of a childs' confused, uneasy, and loving feelings towards a father, and the impact of witnessing domestic violence. Read More

Poem / Poetry

October 09, 2012

Reads: 91

Comments: 3

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A poem that was inspired by a short story I read earlier today about domestic violence. With it being domestic violence awareness month, it seemed like a good time to find a way to support anyone who has ever or is going through it Read More

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Jack Barakat was the quiet type. He didn't talk much in school or at home or, anywhere. Though, if you had gone through some of the shit he has, you might not want to talk either. Wasn't there anyone who could turn this madness he called life into something more?… Read More

Poem / Poetry

July 24, 2012

Reads: 79

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Reworked performance piece from my old setlist. Random full stops emphasise pauses. Read More

Short Story / Thrillers

April 10, 2012

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Comments: 1

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This is my story of when my bf, not current, decided he wanted to hurt me, and ended up beating me on the highway. I changed names. Read More

Book / Memoir

March 10, 2012

Reads: 1371

Comments: 28

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This is a true story. Names and locations have been changed but all the unpleasant events are completely true. If you are in a relationship like this, the desperation you will feel to leave will be overwhelming, yet it will be as intense as the love that you feel for… Read More

Poem / Poetry

February 29, 2012

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Comments: 3

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another poem about abuse Read More

Poem / Song Lyrics

February 11, 2012

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Shelves: 1

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Hip-Hop lyrics/bars... Read More

Poem / Poetry

February 01, 2012

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Comments: 3

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a poem about abuse Read More

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Comments: 5

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this is about a girl that is trapped in an abusive relationship Read More

Poem / Poetry

January 09, 2012

Reads: 124

Comments: 13

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A poem about domestic abuse. Read More

Poem / Poetry

January 08, 2012

Reads: 770

Comments: 59

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... a final word or two. Should have put this to bed years ago ... Read More

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Comments: 1

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This is the story of an abused woman who finally left her abuser... Read More
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