Funeral stories, books, poems, and more

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What if you could speak to a deceased relative one last time.... Read More
Ryan and Sarah conspire to destroy Ashton to free themselves, Jacob gets a job at a pizza place, Kimberly and Luke spar over where they should move, and Ethan becomes weak after enduring his father's funeral Read More

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Things end for Cally at her bestfriend/dead lover's funeral. Horifiying thoughts get the best of her, as they did Naomi. Why are people so cruel? Read More

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this story was originally published in fantastic creatures, a fellowship of fantasy. enough time has passed since since the book was published that i have permission to reprint it. Read More

Poem / Poetry

March 07, 2017

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Death can never take this ... Read More

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This short story is written as a substitute for the hurt one may cause themself. It's not really a warning against suicide, it's simply a story depicting the sad silence of death. Read More

Short Story / Fantasy

February 21, 2017

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Queen Mariah is dead, and Phillipe is feeling the burden to replace her. But he knows he must. Read More

Tags: funeral, new-king

A non denominational funeral reading. A term penned by Schopenhauer in "Studies in Pessimism" I found his description of afterlife or "Palingenesis" oddly eternity affirming for a self described Aetheist. This poem was inspired by the reading that part of the book. Read More
Marcus, a 21 year old Italian man has the abilities to see people right after they die, either as an encounter in person, or as a spiritual dream, how ever his abilities start to escalate when Marcus has a dream of a family friend who seems distressed. Little does Marcus… Read More

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Monologue script, non- fiction. I wrote this when i was in year 11 at high school as a final drama performance. Read More
In middle of the Bronar Continent, around the equator of Planet Kajini, the Kaji dragons are suffering a disease epidemic caused by the xaqa virus. Their drinking water is contaminated. A teenage Kaji falls sick to the xaqa virus and is rushed to hospital. But will he survive? Or will… Read More

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How death can affect you young man. Read More

Poem / Horror

September 30, 2016

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Tags: horror, poem, funeral

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Tags: kids, funeral, london, 1958

This story is a reflection on meeting the grieving needs of children when they lose a parent. Read More

Poem / Other

February 23, 2016

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Just a splurge of words.. Read More

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Mayor Sarandon’s funeral is held and Dick Sarandon tries to abdicate rule over the Gloria Sarandon foundation to Valerie, Ryan gets to be the musical guest scheduler on SUNY TV, but becomes involved in controversy when All-Nighter gets a promiscuous new host and Brennan and Miranda become involved without Michael’s… Read More

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What would be the last thing you would say to your brother before they die? Connor remembers his last words to Finn. Read More

Poem / Poetry

September 19, 2015

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The Funeral Celebrants Association of Australia challenged me to write a poem about the work of funeral celebrants. Here it is. Read More

Poem / Poetry

August 25, 2015

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Sometimes we are not aware of reality in death... Read More

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What if the only daughter of an Italian Mob boss, who is promised to be married to another Mob heir, falls in love with her new bodyguard? What if an American boy who has just lost his father and is left with nothing, has to move back to his parents… Read More
My grandmother died in 2010, so I wrote this poem for her funeral. Read More

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I used to fear death. I wanted to share a short story about the many unique experiences I had on my grandfather's farm when I was only 6 years old. The many things my grandfather taught me about life and ultimately about death. Read More

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Dedicated to my Pappaw. He was a witty, fun old man who I will never forget. Passed on Father's Day, 2014. Read More

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Message to family members of a death. Read More

Poem / Poetry

February 01, 2015

Reads: 147

Comments: 4

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This is a poem inspired by a book I once read. Enjoy! Read More
A man revisits a familiar location after the funeral of a friend. Read More

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Ryan fails his math final and must take a Winter-Mester class, and is then inspired to start recording for a new Depraved Hallway Fern Album, but La Dispute causes problems for them, meanwhile, Madeline and her friends attend Kyle's funeral Read More
If you were to be literally grounded under the ground, what would you think of? Read More

Poem / Poetry

December 02, 2014

Reads: 75

Comments: 1

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ON COLLECTING MY SON'S ASHES Read More

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