Loss stories, books, poems, and more

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Poem / Poetry

October 18, 2018

Reads: 14

Comments: 2

The Booksie Classic House

Tags: love, loss, pain, sad, angie

Poem / Poetry

October 17, 2018

Reads: 26

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Tags: love, loss, death, reality

By the grave of her dearest friend. Read More

Tags: loss, child, friend

A true story of how an optimist became a pesimist Read More
After seeing four close friends leave and a family relative die, Manning Lore makes an oath that he would never make a friend ever again so he would not suffer the pain of seeing a loved one go away. A while later, his parents take in a foster child, a… Read More

Tags: loss, friendship

A poem about love and self destruction. Read More

Book / Romance

October 02, 2018

Reads: 832

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

"No one saves us but ourselves. No one can and no one may. We ourselves must walk the path." -Buddha. My story isn't the best but it's simple and that is all I care about. Read More

Poem / Poetry

September 28, 2018

Reads: 23

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

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

Tags: loss, god, grief, daddy, mommy

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: 43

Comments: 4

The Vintage Publishing House

Memories of the past, etched into my skin Read More

Poem / Romance

September 26, 2018

Reads: 18

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

a concept of love and how it effects people once it’s gone. Read More

Poem / Other

September 26, 2018

Reads: 25

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 / Poetry

September 21, 2018

Tags: love, loss, poem, moving-on

A short story about learning the hard way and not always getting what you deserve. Read More

Poem / Poetry

September 18, 2018

About the loss of a loved one Read More

Tags: loss, death

Reads: 150

Comments: 4

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

Lenora Lopez, Mexican immigrant and survivor of a major El Paso earthquake, may never see her family again if she and her guy can’t escape imminent incarceration. Read More

Featured Review by Sue Harris

"Oh Joy, what a thrilling tale this is with so many twists, turns, revelations and edge of seat drama! Such dynamic imagery and characteristion....." Read More

Poem / Poetry

September 14, 2018

Reads: 38

Comments: 3

Shelves: 1

The Supremacy Writing House

Tags: love, loss, feelings, pain, hurt

Poem / Romance

September 13, 2018

Reads: 30

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

I wrote this poem back in school, please don't judge it, I was young. Read More

Tags: love, loss, death

All original work written by me, some completed and some not. Read More

Poem / Other

September 10, 2018

Reads: 24

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A poem for a lost one. Read More

Tags: loss, grief

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