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What seemed a hindrance to Gabriella became a blessing to Pablo. For anyone suffering from internal pain may this little story assist in your healing. Read More
Story of a man devastated by the loss of his family, his fall into depression and alcoholism, and his redemption from the man in black Read More

Poem / Poetry

October 30, 2019

taken from my book, "With Insanity And Medication For All" Read More
taken from my book, "With Insanity And Medication For All" Read More
taken from my book, "With Insanity And Medication For All" Read More

Short Story / Romance

October 24, 2019

Reads: 59

Comments: 1

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A man and woman trapped in a collapsing building shre a monent Read More
Trigger Warning: ED, and self-harming. Read More

Reads: 58

Comments: 2

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A Mother's hope for an addicted son. Read More
The moment in life when you come to the realization that YOU have to face your fears in order to release yourself from the shackles that confines you to the place in time that holds you prisoner of your own mind, knowing that you have the tools to set yourself… Read More
Surviving a nearly fatal abusive marriage left me resolved to "never marry again." Then a scrawny, bearded guy who smelled of pine and truth leaned onto my boob in a crowded van... Read More
I am in recovery and writing has become a friend that has allowed me to spill my crazy thoughts in a place that is safe for me and also therapeutic. I can leave these thoughts on a page where I can revisit them and measure my growth. This first "share"… Read More

Tags: hope, peace, recovery

A memoir based upon real life. How to win the colossal war over your soul by surrendering. Read More
What existst at one time can never truly be erased. Read More
Ray returns back to country and sees his sister completely different than he remembers.... Read More
Two short stories written my early years of recovery from alcohol and drug abuse. Read More

Reads: 220

Comments: 7

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

Short story inspired by the prompt... Careless Acts Read More

Essay / Non-Fiction

September 20, 2018

Reads: 194

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

My personal experience with addiction and depression and how I overcame both using a rather non traditional method. They, both, nearly killed me but I came out on top. You can too. Read More
words she never meant to share to the world, but feels like she needs to. Read More

Poem / Poetry

September 09, 2018

taken from my book, "Flavortism" Read More

Poem / Poetry

August 02, 2018

Reads: 169

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

taken from my book, "Flavortism" Read More

Poem / Poetry

July 29, 2018

Reads: 174

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Hey, Tianna again. Breaking up is hard to do even if it's best for you. Read More
There is always that one person who knows us better than anyone, the one we tell about the skeletons we've hidden. For Kevin. Read More
People in recovery still deal with their character defects. This collection of short stories each share an insight into what it's like to be a recovering alcoholic. If you are in AA, read this book. Read More

Reads: 277

Comments: 1

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first poem written in a while Read More
...one of my first poems, written at about age 14 and edited now at 19... never stop pushing through thunderstorm clouds... Read More

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