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We all hear of someone who has ended their live by choosing Suicide ... We pretend to care because those things always happen to other folks, and never come home to visit their reality upon us in that personal way that spells the tragic loss of someone we loved ...… Read More
Wounds of the heart often determine the rest of one's life, especially when that one special one has depart this life as a guest of suicide ... Read More
True events of life are, all too often, rife with muse's inspiration as remembered pieces of life that cut one's heart like a knife ... Read More
Maxie Journell has lost all of her immediate family and due to that, she has a lot of pent up anger and grief that she is only able to express through violence. And she releases this violence onto her family, friends, etc. She ends moving to another school attempting to… Read More
When Morgan's life is not going to planned, she is faced with another struggle. Read More

Tags: family, grief, broken

When you want to hide from the world and your problems, but someone special helps you rediscover your purpose. Read More
Does a belief in an afterlife bring people comfort during their time of grief? Read More
Alice is a girl struck with grief, but there's hope that strength would come in time. (300 words) Read More
Poem about the loss of my best friend and loyal dog companion, Poppy, who I didn't get the chance to say goodbye to due to Covid-19. Read More

Reads: 59

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A variety of poems, a lot of which I wrote a couple years ago and sorta revived them. Read More
The night my mother passed away it seemed my world had come to an end. It took a long time to come to terms with the new reality. This poem briefly and rather inadequately tries to give a shape to the grief I felt. Read More

Poem / Romance

April 20, 2020

Words you wish you could say to the one you miss. Read More

Reads: 84

Shelves: 1

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A Story to tell is a memory that will never be forgotten. It is simply my Father Read More
All that is left is this box. Read More

Tags: grief

A poem I wrote at a genocide memorial in Rwanda. Read More
No matter how you feel, talk with God. Even if you are angry, tell God. He’s big enough to handle your pain and your questions. This is first on my list because God is all there is. For those that don’t believe in GOD. I don’t give up on you… Read More

Poem / Other

February 06, 2020

Reads: 104

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A poem I wrote for my son who passed away when he was 13 months old in 2012. February 8th, 2020 makes 8 years that he's been gone. I hope that this will help someone else who has suffered the loss of a child, for it is a pain that… Read More
A terrible battle... and Team Avatar suddenly goes from four members -- to one. The lone survivor, torn with grief, must choose a new path. Solace and healing may lie along it... but revenge seems more desirable. So does death. Blamed by many for not preventing the tragedy, Lin Beifong… Read More
In memory of, Kobe Bean Bryant & his beloved daughter GiGi... Read More

Tags: loss, pain, grief, sadness, kobe

This is a story of love, loss, and recovery. Read More

Reads: 122

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Rip my chest apart Read More

Poem / Poetry

December 26, 2019

Reads: 161

Comments: 4

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

Tags: death, grief, healing

Featured Review by hullabaloo22

"Very powerful, Joy. How many times does this happen! The truth never gets to see the light of day." Read More

Poem / Non-Fiction

December 22, 2019

Reads: 138

Comments: 11

The Booksie Classic House

Cover image: pixabay.com. Read More

Tags: grief, missing

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