Grief stories, books, poems, and more

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Reads: 43

Comments: 1

The Review Chain House

This is for the people struggle silently on their own, who don't want to speak up because they don't see their lives as worth the effort. It's a reminder that no matter how alone you may feel, you're still a vital part of the world around you, and your absence… Read More

Poem / Non-Fiction

July 01, 2019

Reads: 60

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Always watchful of what might happen. Read More

Poem / Poetry

June 21, 2019

Reads: 82

Comments: 1

The Free Verse House

Losing someone you love can be like drowning for some, overwhelming for most, and tragic for others, finding strength to cope with the pain and let your grief flow is the key to survival... Read More

Reads: 85

Comments: 4

The Booksie Classic House

Cover pic: pixabay.com Read More

Tags: grief, sorrow, bottle, vial

This is a poem about heartbreak and I hope you don’t mind heart felt deep poetry and I hope you take the time to enjoy this. Thank you! Read More

Poem / Non-Fiction

May 07, 2019

Reads: 131

Comments: 9

The Booksie Classic House

To Sami. March 2008--May 2019. Cover image: pixabay.com Read More

Tags: death, grief, mourning

Poem / Poetry

April 12, 2019

Reads: 90

Comments: 10

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Just one black rose. Read More
Having gone to an ex's funeral, here's how it goes. Read More

Reads: 134

Comments: 2

The Booksie Classic House

Something from deep inside the heart. Cover art © by Yaoyao Ma Van As Read More
REM said it best, everybody hurts. Read More

Tags: love, loss, death, poetry, grief

Reads: 146

Comments: 2

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

My brother was an addict. Sadly he was in a car accident and has now lost so much. I miss him every day. Since the accident, he is unable to speak. I wrote a children's picture book about him, too. 'Go Away, Shawn' is a about bullying and the power… Read More

Poem / Romance

February 05, 2019

Reads: 102

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

I don't remember why I chose this title Read More

Tags: family, dying, pain, grief

Reads: 187

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

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

Reads: 121

Comments: 3

Shelves: 2

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: 191

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: 118

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

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

Tags: loss, god, grief, daddy, mommy

Short Story / Other

September 28, 2018

Reads: 129

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

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
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