Loss stories, books, poems, and more

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OK, Little Bird is laugh-out-loud funny, irreverent and inspiring - the story of a bigger-than-life father and an unforgettable father-daughter connectiton - shared through a lifetime of voicemails, wry banter, cantankerous family dinners, unfiltered commentaries and lots of love. Journey with Little Bird as she navigates the greatest loss in… Read More
Compilation of personal poems. Trigger Warning: Heavy dark, emotional subjects and politics. Read More
This isn't exactly a poem, or at least I wouldn't call it one. It's more just raw emotions then anything. Read More

Poem / Poetry

May 07, 2022

Reads: 46

Comments: 2

The Booksie Classic House

Tags: love, loss, hope

Reads: 43

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

How does a man bridge the loss of his wife? Read More

Reads: 62

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Featured Review by charlamaye

"beautiful " Read More

Reads: 83

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Alone in space on a dangerous mission, you hold the fate of humanity in your hands. For decades, the UCES government has terrorized the solar system with it's oppressive hold on power and information. However, an archive of Earths' true history - once believed to be permanently destroyed - has… Read More

Poem / Poetry

April 11, 2022

Reads: 83

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Tags: loss

Reads: 105

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Another one of my old band songs that's made it into my poetry reperptoire. Read More
A poem about and for my father who passed away 3/12/22 Read More

Tags: loss, abuse, grieving

Could'a, should'a, would'a, if only. Read More

Tags: love, loss

Figured I'd take another stab at poetry and cut right to the heart of the matter. Read More
Shades of My Grief is about the losses that have made the most impact on my life. Losing my mom, there are no really no words for that. It’s about letting someone go that I loved, still had reoccurring dreams about years after I realized he never was or could… Read More

Tags: loss, grief, time

Featured Review by Ann Sepino

"As someone who has also been through several traumatic losses, I just want to say how much I appreciate the honesty and contemplation that resou..." Read More

A short piece about letting go and family love. Read More

Tags: love, loss, life, daughter, mom

Reads: 162

Comments: 2

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

Something I wrote late last night Read More

Poem / Romance

February 19, 2022

Reads: 149

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

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Heartbreak stings, ouch/honey bees leave their stinger/a prick from nature. We've all gone through it there's no agony quite like that first heartbreak. When I think back to that teenage me this captures what I felt. Read More

Book / Romance

January 25, 2022

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Comments: 6

Shelves: 6

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Australia's Bondi beach is a dream place to live. Everlee Harrison is an intelligent driven woman with living with a painful loss. Work and the beach was her saving grace along with the PA Ryan. She was considered a local by the people she saw everyday even if she's only… Read More
“The fog seemed to dissipate, rising upward, dispersing like smoke from a burning cigarette. In doing so, it created a slightly hazy effect around the orange figure“ Read More
What do you do, when out of the blue, you are handed a devastating piece of news---a piece of news which leaves you broken and disillusioned? This story is about a man when he is handed this kind of news and how he deals with it Read More
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