Drug-use stories, books, poems, and more

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Drugs have become big business. Off label drug use is just another way for the industry to pull in more profits. But are drugs prescribed for ailments other than what they were intended ethical? Could such an application have serious consequences for those who use them? Read More

Poem / Poetry

January 08, 2019

Reads: 200

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Real problems, that I face. I am an addict, in an unhealthy place. My heart screams stop poisoning yourself, my addiction takes over and says drugs help. "They make us happy. Can't you see? Who cares what we lose, it's just you and me." Read More

Essay / Other

November 15, 2018

Reads: 220

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

having a parent with drug abuse. what can you do? really nothing you have to remember an addict will only quit if they want to. how do you overcome it? or possibly help them get out of the horrific spell. how can you know for sure if you are an… Read More
An early morning drinking session is suddenly interrupted by a young girl who seems to need someone too talk to. Read More
I write a lot about the struggles I have had with drug abuse, however I never really write about the progress I have made in these last few years. I tend to write about the difficulties I still face. The following is a piece I wrote that depicts the… Read More

Poem / Romance

August 09, 2017

Reads: 323

Comments: 3

Shelves: 2

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Zoned out Fluffy! Read More

Tags: animals, drug-use

“The torture of a bad conscience is the hell of a living soul.” – John Calvin Read More

Tags: flash, drug-use

This "in progress" novel follows the life of a young woman raised in squalor by an ill, addicted mother. At age nine, she is abandoned to the care of an elderly couple plagued by senility. After her comfortable, albeit strange, life ends with the old couple, she is thrust into… Read More
This is Chapter 1 of a fictional short story I've been working on, called "The Roach". This is a pretty raw story, so it's NOT for the faint of heart OR people who are easily offended. It's violent, bloody & vulgar, so you've been warned. But, it's JUST fiction, so… Read More
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