Ptsd stories, books, poems, and more

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Book / Young Adult

August 24, 2017

Reads: 333

Shelves: 1

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Life is complicated for everyone. Life is a drag. It's sour, gross, and I hate it. A book based off of my life, me, a human being. Read More

Book / Memoir

August 19, 2017

Reads: 44

Shelves: 1

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A Veteran's Battle was inspired by the breathtaking true story of one Iraqi War veteran who returned home with post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and a traumatic brain injury (TBI). A man who went from working two jobs to being sent overseas. The events that took place will truly hit home,… Read More

Reads: 49

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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Concerning our soldiers. written May 30, 2017 Read More

Tags: death, soldiers, war, sad, ptsd

Poem / Poetry

January 14, 2017

Reads: 51

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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reflecting on my peesonal childhood memories Read More

Tags: ptsd

well, here it is: the righteous and the wicked chapter one. it was hard as hell to write. i used to write 10 pages a day and it took me two months to write these 20. but i like it. i already have the whole story worked out in my… Read More
I have an appreciation for what it feels like to live with danger, be shot at have soldiers killed and injured by enemy fire, i have also seen and treated civilians hurt and killed in accidents. Post traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) is a dangerous and debilitating disorder for all walks… Read More
A short story shadowing a veteran and his quest to seek help through the VA Read More

Reads: 324

Shelves: 1

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People all over the country rejoiced after the news came that the conflicts had come to an end. Those brave men and women could finally come home. But that doesn't mean that the war is over. There's new conflicts waiting for them. Read More

Book / Young Adult

February 25, 2016

Reads: 462

Comments: 4

Shelves: 2

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Rorik was a normal teenager. He wanted to get far in life, but he needed the initiative. His life has changed, innocence is gone, and he has to face the harsh reality that is life in a couple of years. Read More

Reads: 139

Shelves: 1

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Third in a series on one man's survival from Divorce. Read More

Reads: 364

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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It's about the blurred lines of tortuous memories from my childhood and the dreams after the birth of my second son. The story-line goes between the two areas and the confusion as to the idea that my dreams (of killing my two baby boys) could actually become a reality without… 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
Fred Rivera has a powerful story of the Vietnam War, racism, and PTSD that needs to be shared with the world. As I am an ardent fan, I got his permission to submit the book in chapter form. Direct purchase available. Read More
Fred Rivera has a powerful story of the Vietnam war, racism, and PTSD that needs to be shared with the world. As I am an ardent fan, I got his permission to submit the book in chapter form. Direct purchase available. Read More
U.S. Marine Adam Koehley lives the ideal life with his wife and two children on the beaches of Hawaii until his latest tour in Iraq shatters his world completely. Ptsd therapy reveals to his wife the unbearable details of his capture and the guilt that he battles over the death… Read More

Reads: 159

Shelves: 1

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Sara was never really good at anything but playing the piano when she was young; it was something she had enjoyed dearly. She was a short lived prodigy, only to lose her skills in a car accident that killed her parents. After coming into her adult years, at 26, she… Read More

Reads: 142

Comments: 3

Shelves: 1

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This poem is about how I am considered my mental illnesses and the things I struggle with and how I just want to be ME...we ever that is. Read More
Snow dancing, the early rising sun casting long shadows on the ground. Streets empty and the snow sparkling like thousands of diamonds on the ground. That is what New York looked like on that morning, at four a clock. That was, until four shots rang out, breaking the silence. An… Read More

Book / Young Adult

April 11, 2015

Reads: 156

Shelves: 1

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A girl who self harms seeks the help of a psychiatrist after she accidentally goes too far. This does go into detail about her self harm and flashbacks to abuse. It is based on several things: my own experiences, research, and the experiences of others. None of these people are… Read More

Reads: 124

Shelves: 1

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Short Story, may cover some sensitive topics Read More

Short Story / Horror

March 07, 2015

Reads: 367

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

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The only things Peter wanted in his world is to understand happiness, to feel the warmth of love and to know what it's like to be safe. However, will this actually be possible? With the nightmares and psychological conditions that haunt him, with all the world united against him, with… Read More

Book / Fan Fiction

September 29, 2014

Reads: 1167

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

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Lorrayne Karakov lost her family to a monstrous animal that resembled a wolf.... now she has to deal with her Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder caused by the incident. The New Falls police thought it would be better if she moved to Beacon Hills for protection and surveillance. Now she's trying to… Read More
I am writing a novel about my life, and everything I have gone through, in hopes that it will help some people to not feel so alone. This is just the intro. Read More
My writing about personal matters occurred after 1976! In those days, I didn’t know what the medical diagnosis was? I had been approved for a Canadian “(mental) disability pension” around 1979 for illegal acts and harassment by the Royal Canadian Mounted Police / RCMP Staff Sgt John Thomas Randle and… Read More

Tags: ptsd

Reads: 156

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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Seeing the storm from the inside. Read More

Reads: 144

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

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just doing this for therapy not really to be read If you read please comment Read More

Poem / Memoir

January 26, 2014

Reads: 97

Shelves: 1

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The excitement is gone, The Adventures over.. Read More

Tags: war, soldier, ptsd

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