Mental stories, books, poems, and more

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Poem / Poetry

April 21, 2017

Reads: 30

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Mental health is a first world problem. Read More

Reads: 76

Comments: 2

Shelves: 4

The Booksie Classic House

This poem's persona begins as that of an observer, focusing on a young male that, despite acting as any other human youth may do, suffers from concealed mental pain that has moulded him into a corpse like person who goes day by day living with intense mental disturbance. Read More

Essay / Non-Fiction

February 22, 2017

Reads: 33

Shelves: 1

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A perspective into mistakes. Not very long but hopefully it'll be a good first story. Read More

Short Story / Other

February 17, 2017

Reads: 9

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

There are too many people in this body. Read More

Tags: mental, shifts

Reads: 10

Shelves: 1

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Kiss me, kill me, I don’t care. I just need you to do something, anything, just to show me that I’m alive. Kiss life into me, make me feel again, and make me yours. Kill me to take me away, get me away from this life, this hell, this fucking… Read More

Book / Young Adult

January 28, 2017

Reads: 94

Shelves: 1

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Any comments/suggestions are appreciated. This is my first published book so any and all criticism is welcome! I'm also perfectly content on knowing your thoughts about the book so far, thank you! Read More

Essay / Other

December 30, 2016

Reads: 53

Shelves: 1

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I'm normal. I feel normal. I look normal. I think I'm normal. People think I'm normal. Yet, why is it that my family thinks I'm crazy? Read More
we are machines... but our origional software is bonded to our hardware permanently. Read More

Reads: 247

Shelves: 1

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Thoughts that turned into poems that could only be expressed through pen and paper....I leave you, as my viewer to do the rest. Read More

Reads: 131

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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The third and Final installment of Dotty's story. I'm still not sure about the ending, but i think it'll do for now. Read More

Reads: 177

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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The second installment of Dotty's story. It's a short, but it's my favorite. Last part will be up by tomorrow. Read More

Reads: 144

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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Centered around the story of a previous character in my work, Dorthy "Dotty" Anne Shaffer. Her story of how she was admitted to a mental hospital in the first place. Read More
Don't Ever Leave Me is a poem filled with mental stimulation leaving you with the feeling of lust and love all at once. Read More
This novel will have nine chapters based on the nine inmates at this facility.... Using the elements given to you : The Patient Files & The Patient Interviews , you must solve these Mysteries : Who Started the Fire ? , Who Made It out ? Who organized the plan… Read More
Romanticizing mental illness is wrong but let me tell you, it gets romantic Read More

Tags: love, illness, mental

This is just a product of my own imagination about my interpretation on my mind as I've grown up. About how I gave my "dark side" a persona. This is Part 2. So set a few years after Part 1. https://www.booksie.com/posting/nonexistentninja/the-demon-who-was-my-friend-308004 Read More

Reads: 249

Shelves: 1

The 'The Odd Ones' House

what is happiness? Read More

Short Story / Other

January 21, 2016

Reads: 138

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

This was written by a good friend of mine who had been battling her own struggles with depression and suicidal thoughts. She lost that battle, and I'm publishing this in her honor. Read More

Tags: death, suicide, mental

Poem / Poetry

January 21, 2016

Reads: 54

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Tags: woman, mental, asylum, 1976

Allison never thought she would survive her suicide attempt. That is why suddenly life has become difficult as she struggles to now go through life as a paraplegic at a new school where no one trusts her. Can Allison ever be thankful for her opportunity at another chance to live? Read More

Poem / Poetry

December 07, 2015

Reads: 62

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

taken from my book, "Like Something Of A Dream" Read More

Poem / Poetry

December 07, 2015

Reads: 62

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

taken from my book, "Like Something Of A Dream" Read More

Tags: illness, mental

Poem / Poetry

December 07, 2015

Reads: 97

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

taken from my book, "Hotwired Thoughts" Read More
A short story of my experience with pain, pseudo-addiction, real full-blown life destroying addiction. My long road back to reality and how I returned from the lowest depths of human depravity to finding and understanding the maxim 'Know Thyself'. Read More

Reads: 206

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A story about a young girl who was dumped at a sanitorium. Based on The Seaside in Waterford Connecticut and the abuse of patients that took place there. Read More

Book / Young Adult

October 18, 2015

Reads: 354

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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Ballad and his sister Maddie are out on a camping trip when they find themselves caught in a war between two werewolf packs. Secrets are brought to light, involving the supernatural, natural, and what you may wish was unnatural. Pasts are revealed and skins are shed as the two siblings… Read More
America has a huge homeless epidemic. Mental illness and the lack of government assisted programs play a huge role in the homeless epidemic. Read More

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