Epilepsy stories, books, poems, and more

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Poem in which I reflect on my experience with seizures or Epilepsy from childhood since the diagnosis Read More
When 20% of an entire generation is written-off, one would think the nation would shout in horror and demand proper treatment and a halt to the epidemic; rather, they seek ways to alienate, isolate, and denigrate those who do. Read More
After 7 years in Vaccine "court," which is not a court at all; I learned our case was filed based upon what the attorney found easiest to file, not my child's actual case history. The attorney, no matter how inept, will be compensated (though, regardless of skill, never what they… Read More

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Quick note to the President Read More
This is my contribution to the Project Muse discussion, "Narrative Symposium: To Vaccinate or Not? Parents’ Stories:" Liz Parker. "From Ignorant Consumer to Informed Advocate: Lifting the Curtain and Confronting Oz." Narrative Inquiry in Bioethics, vol. 6, no. 3, 20 January 2017, pp. 176-180. Project Muse, https://muse.jhu.edu/issue/35716 Read More
This is a short story about a girl's struggles from epilepsy. NOTE: Character names have been changed for confidentiality purposes. Read More
A heart touching encounter with a patient of epilepsy, leading me to view life with a completely new perspective. Read More

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In 2 days' time it will be "Purple Day" A day devoted to raising awareness of epilepsy, and destroying the stigma around it. Since I was 11 years old, I have had epilepsy and now, I am determined it will not have me. Please help spread awareness of this common… Read More
I have ASD and I wanted to make a poem about it... Read More
This is a true story about an experience I will never forget for the rest of my life. A/N: I have left the names of my family and my own out of the story, just to keep my identity and my family's identities safe. This a work in progress, so… Read More

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My real life story of becoming a mother of a special needs child and overcoming the odds! Read More

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I was unsure on whether to place this up on Booksie, but on the trusted advice of Dino, I've placed it up. Let me know what you think! Read More

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In this poem, I looked at something that affects me. I'm not ashamed to say I am epileptic and so this poem was written upon my own feelings. Please rate and read. Read More

Poem / Poetry

August 14, 2012

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I have epilepsy and it causes me to have seizures and one day i was just over wellemed with emotions from one of my seizures so i just wrote what it felt like to go through the process of the intro and outro of a seizure Read More

Book / Romance

February 07, 2012

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"Do you think we'll be best friends forever?" Ian Holbrook has known his best friend Grace for as long as they both can remember. Ian has been there for her, and she for him. Nobody can separate them, and nobody tries. Ian finds happiness with her in the darkest moments,… Read More

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Harlow at the age of four, witnessed something so traumatizing. She hasn't forgotten the look in her mother's eyes. She also hasn't let anyone in her life besides her best friend, now sister. And also her foster mother. But it all changes when she finally meets the man that tries… Read More

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This is what my seizures look and feel like from my point of view Read More

Tags: seizure, epilepsy

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You know what they say, "nothing good last forever." Espoir Kokuo is beginning eleventh grade with no friends, when she decides to take a risk and talk to the most popular kid in school. Problem is, he's anti-social. But in good nature, Es tries to make friends with him. And… Read More

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Daniel Dangerfield has to raise his three year old daughter, Dakota, all alone at age nineteen. She has constant seizures in which start getting worse the longer she goes without treatment. Just as Daniel begins to give up hope a rich dancer comes along and offers him a job as… Read More

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Marcia's going to start her third year at Hogwarts, and on her birthday she's gotten Epilepsy. can she make it through the year with both Billy and Carlisle's help, or will she be gone before the year ends? Read More

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I wrote this for my GCSE coursework, and so I wanted to know what other people thought of it. The story is set in 1926 in France. The main character, Mélissa, believes she has been encountering ghosts, her auntie, uncle and her brother. The reason behind her sightings is completely… Read More
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