Loss stories, books, poems, and more

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Poem / Flash Fiction

March 23, 2018

Reads: 24

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Waiting for someone in the emergency room after an accident. Read More
How a man lost love of his life. Read More

Reads: 69

Comments: 2

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

only get worse with distance Read More
"And it feels...And it feels like Heaven is so far away..." Read More

Poem / Poetry

March 16, 2018

Reads: 74

Comments: 4

Shelves: 3

The Poetry House

Tags: love, loss, memories, widow

Reads: 565

Comments: 6

Shelves: 4

The Booksie Classic House

This poem is from a child's perspective who lost their father. It shows what her dad will miss over the years. I hope you enjoy it and share it. Thanks, Brian Read More

Tags: loss, poem

Featured Review by breezy1425

"that was a very heartfelt poem. makes you want to appreciate what your parents do for you. very well written. Amazing job " Read More

A description of human emotion. Read More

Tags: love, loss, life

Poem / Romance

February 27, 2018

Reads: 138

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

Tags: love, loss

Reads: 558

Comments: 26

Shelves: 10

The Contently Deranged Travelers House

A teenager has problems with his family and friends, but things could have been much worse. Continues in IDOLS. Read More
These poems are about dealing with the loss of a family member who is still alive, but no longer in my life. They're about dealing with rejection from someone who is supposed to love you unconditionally, and I hope others can relate to these feelings. Read More

Tags: loss

Short Story / Romance

February 16, 2018

Reads: 53

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

this is just a short personal piece i wrote about loss of love and how that might feel like. Read More

Reads: 66

Comments: 1

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

A man's wife is lost in a teleportation accident, and he will search for her across the galaxy. Read More

Essay / Memoir

February 06, 2018

Reads: 72

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

This is an absolutely true story. Every bit of this happened. Read More
He was not alone and they killed someone in me. Read More

Tags: dark, loss, pain

Reads: 287

Comments: 4

Shelves: 3

The Booksie Classic House

"He looks around the room, but finds he is alone, just as he always will be; neither a body nor soul in sight—but there’s soon to be both." Read More

Reads: 106

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

This is the short story about a family who deals with the loss of their light, their dear and loving father who passed from cancer. Read More

Reads: 57

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A true story about my father and his oldest brother who witnessed a little girl crying in a deserted field . Read More

Tags: love, loss, horror

Seeing her friend sad, Cat tries her best to cheer her up. (This is a first in a line of stories I hope to build into a bigger world. My thoughts might not come out in order of how it would happen in universe. Please send me your thougts)… Read More

Tags: loss, friendship

Poem / Romance

January 23, 2018

Reads: 88

Shelves: 2

The Poetry House

this is to the girl i dated in middle school, who made me realize i was gay. we went to a catholic school so our relationship was on the dl, until her mom found out. Read More

Tags: love, loss, kiss, lgbt, brake-up

Poem / Poetry

January 21, 2018

Reads: 58

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Poem / Other

January 20, 2018

Reads: 57

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Tags: love, loss, pain, alone

Poem / Romance

January 17, 2018

Reads: 91

Comments: 1

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

A poem about my ex-fiance, the first boy I ever loved, and how he changed my life. It amazing to look back on then and now and see how much I've grown. Read More

Tags: love, loss, abuse, romance

Book / Fantasy

January 15, 2018

Reads: 226

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Tags: love, loss, anger, grieving

Poem / Poetry

January 15, 2018

Reads: 68

Comments: 1

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

Tags: loss, pain, grief, wolf

Poem / Non-Fiction

January 11, 2018

Reads: 134

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

This poem is dedicated to the memory of Kye Davis. Dance in Heaven Kye! #kyestrong Read More

Short Story / Other

January 09, 2018

Reads: 90

Comments: 1

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

A man drives away from the life he knew. Everything and everyone he loved is behind him. Everyone except one person. Read More

Tags: loss, father, child, car, drive

Poem / Romance

January 08, 2018

Reads: 104

Comments: 4

Shelves: 4

The Booksie Classic House

gave me frostbite Read More

Reads: 26162

Comments: 511

Shelves: 8

The Booksie Classic House

The brave and the petrified come together in order to rid a world of monstrous addiction, facing mortality, inner demons and secrets that refuse to be hidden. Read More

Tags: love, loss, mystery

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