Mental-health stories, books, poems, and more

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Cameron Sanders is the typical high school jerk, but he quickly falls off his throne after his mother dies in a car crash, making him have to live with his abusive father, and he loses a fight, causing his friends turn on him. The only people he has around is… Read More
Imagine a man who was forced to grow up at a young age and take over his family's company as well. Now imagine the stress that's put onto his shoulders. Take that image and imagine him drinking a bottle of bleach at the age of twenty-four expecting to die but… Read More
this story was inspired by my personal diary. i was diagnosed with Complex PTSD two years ago and was asked to write down my thoughts ... through my writting you are able to see my mind slowly loose reality as the story i was making no longer felt like a… Read More
Living with anxiety and depression can be miserable. This is my account on how it feels because I too suffer from it. Read More

Poem / Romance

December 04, 2018

Based on fact, but flipped perspective. I was the one drinking the juice. Read More

Reads: 77

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

We have all had moments of misery. coming back from it is key. Read More

Reads: 252

Comments: 3

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

This book is based upon true events. This story is part of my family history and has personally changed my life forever. At 22, my younger sister was diagnosed with a life-long illness that permanently changed the course of her life and mine. This book will take you on a… Read More

Poem / Non-Fiction

October 14, 2018

Reads: 72

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Poem consisting of just fourteen words Read More

Poem / True Confessions

September 29, 2018

Reads: 128

Comments: 4

The Booksie Classic House

The battle between heart and mind. Read More

Poem / Poetry

September 19, 2018

Reads: 56

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The House of Ghosts House

Life with depression is hard. I wanted to try my best to explain what it feels like to go to pieces so others can identify those moments in their own lives. Read More
Please read the opening of the story to my life and how I became to where I now stand today. This story will focus on mental health within family life and face up to some of the questions we have of ourselves. Read More

Poem / Other

September 03, 2018

Reads: 69

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

This poem is meant to be performed as a Slam poem. It's just a small glimpse into how I feel. Read More
As she was often reminded, she wasn't someone who would merely brush this Earth. Perhaps she could be compared to the comet that wiped our planet of dinosaurs; perhaps she could be compared to the ice age that colored our planet translucent arrays of blues and grays. However, despite… Read More

Reads: 112

Comments: 5

Shelves: 3

The Vintage Publishing House

Can't let the tears fall. Read More

Poem / Poetry

August 19, 2018

Reads: 85

Comments: 2

The Booksie Classic House

I'm learning to love you Read More

Poem / Poetry

August 08, 2018

Reads: 155

Comments: 4

Shelves: 1

The Review Chain House

I wrote this as a contest piece. This poem was actually quite hard to write for me but it needed to be done. To show people that the person we are on the outside, may not match the person we are on the inside. Read More

Poem / Poetry

August 01, 2018

Reads: 107

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

The inner struggles of depression. Read More

Poem / Poetry

August 01, 2018

Reads: 98

Comments: 5

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

A poem about mental health and depression. Raw content, may not be suitable for young readers. Read More

Reads: 115

Comments: 5

Shelves: 2

The Review Chain House

The best thing ever invented, you tell me one morning, is sliced bread. "Really?" "Yeah," you say, waving your buttered slice around for emphasis. Your fingers will be smeared with butter, and I know that later, you will complain about it. For now, though, this… Read More

Reads: 111

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A collection of poems. Serious subjects are covered in this collection.Through the darkness of depression comes the words that I write.Take a journey with me and maybe some of the words inside will strike a chord with you. Read More

Poem / Poetry

July 19, 2018

Reads: 106

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

The Ghosts within us. Read More

Reads: 91

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A simple experience of someone whose reality mirrors none. Read More

Poem / Poetry

July 13, 2018

Reads: 103

Comments: 2

The Booksie Classic House

An elegant dance, a gallant fight, who will win? Read More
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