Grief stories, books, poems, and more

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The Booksie Classic House

What brings a person to the edge of self destruction. Read More

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The Booksie Classic House

Tags: despair, grief

This year I helped to create a fanzine around the album everything must go by manic street preachers and I done a poem about the song Australia, apart from being a massive manics fan. The lyrics of the song connected with me as this was how I was feeling when… Read More
A poem about the void you feel when you are going through grief and why you will get through it in time but there will always be a void left by that person. Read More

Tags: grief

She would wake up every morning wishing that she didn't. Read More
To heartbreak, to heartaches, to knowing you're real. Read More
A true and authentic looking at my journey being a grieving mother. Read More

Poem / Non-Fiction

November 30, 2018

Reads: 108

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Dealing with the lost of a loved one. Read More
They changed my life Read More

Tags: death, grief, sorrow

Poem / Poetry

October 10, 2018

Could have done more than gossip Read More

Tags: death, grief, guilt

Poem / Poetry

September 28, 2018

Reads: 63

Comments: 1

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If Only... Child's loss of father Read More

Tags: loss, god, grief, daddy, mommy

Short Story / Other

September 28, 2018

Reads: 52

Shelves: 1

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This is a short story about a man who suddenly realizes that he's lost his name. It is an existential journey through the disconnect so many of us feel throughout our lives due to depression, grief, loss, trauma, or loneliness. Read More

Poem / Poetry

September 27, 2018

Reads: 56

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A summer of fires caused horrible air quality for weeks in my state. It constantly smelled like a campfire outside. One morning I woke to a particularly strong smell of smoke just a day after my boyfriend broke up with me. This poem came to me in those early waking… Read More

Tags: poem, fire, grief, sorrow

A man's selfishness brings him to his lowest point - and then lower.. Read More

Tags: sad, angel, grief, demon

Poem / Other

September 26, 2018

Reads: 56

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

How it still feels after losing a son to suicide a year and a half ago. Read More

Poem / Non-Fiction

September 20, 2018

Reads: 62

Comments: 2

Shelves: 2

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For those who like cheesy things, uh...Alright, even Raven Akuma has feelings, y'know, I couldn't help myself! X3 Laugh if you must Read More

Poem / Other

September 10, 2018

Reads: 62

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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A poem for a lost one. Read More

Tags: loss, grief

Reads: 77

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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An outstandingly, overwhelmingly, unabashedly, and [unfortunately] ordinary lamentation of grief. Read More

Poem / Poetry

September 09, 2018

Reads: 190

Comments: 1

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Poem / Poetry

August 24, 2018

Reads: 358

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

As a part of struggling with my own grief, I wrote this for my father who passed away earlier this year. Read More

Tags: love, loss, death, family, grief

Two sisters struggle to cope with their grief after tragedy strikes both of them. Read More

Tags: death, grief, sisters

My perception of the day of my father's passing.. Time. “The system of those sequential relations that any event has to any other, as past, present, or future.” This particular day would dramatically alter Sam’s and Haley’s perception of this word, this system that we created. After all, time… Read More

Poem / Poetry

July 31, 2018

Reads: 61

Comments: 1

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Where do you go when love is not enough? Where do you go when money is not enough? Where do you go when mind-blowing sex is not enough? Where do you go when nothing is enough? Where do you go when you are not enough to save the life… Read More
A journey through grief and loss of your loved one and holding them close through love. Read More
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