Sickness stories, books, poems, and more

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Comments: 5

Shelves: 3

The Booksie Classic House

"Death is the permanent cessation of all vital functions" ~ Merriam Webster Dictonary Read More

Book / Other

June 24, 2018

Reads: 121

Shelves: 3

The Booksie Classic House

Tags: sadness, sickness

Reads: 18

Comments: 5

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A new kind of virus is sweeping across the world. Read More

Reads: 40

Comments: 3

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Felt important to me to put this up with no editing Read More

Reads: 18

Comments: 1

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

He is the sickness Read More

Poem / Poetry

February 25, 2018

Reads: 59

Comments: 4

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

It comes for us all Read More

Tags: death, aging, sickness

Poem / Other

January 23, 2018

Reads: 41

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

middle of it all. Read More

Poem / Other

January 23, 2018

Reads: 42

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

this is how it begins... Read More

Poem / Non-Fiction

January 17, 2018

Reads: 36

Comments: 2

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

angry Read More

Tags: sickness

Short Story / Romance

November 29, 2017

Reads: 71

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

When an incident shakes them, Ashton opens up his heart for Raelynn, through poetry. Read More

Poem / Poetry

October 18, 2017

Reads: 62

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Short poem of a child who wanted to leave their home. The parent reassuring the child and showing the brighter sides. Read More

Tags: family, tv, home, sickness, loud

Reads: 41

Shelves: 1

The Poetry House

I once read a story about a little boy who died in Santa Claus's arms. It got me angry with God. Why doesn't this deity look after his flock? This poem is my entreaty. Read More

Poem / Poetry

May 12, 2017

Reads: 94

Comments: 5

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

One of my saddest pieces. Read More

Poem / Other

April 12, 2017

Reads: 50

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

considering cards sent. Read More
A very good friend of mine was terminally ill. Each evening her husband would put her in the golf cart cover her legs with a blanket and away they would drive a short distant to the beach to watch the sunset. Every night, this was the routine until a week… Read More

Reads: 111

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Daniel is a seventeen year old who has been diagnosed with a malignant brain tumour (cancerous). Although he's accepted his death, Daniel doesn't know that a volunteer nurse is dedicated to keep him company and make his death as comfortable as possible. Though his life is coming to an end… Read More

Reads: 222

Comments: 1

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

When people ask how you're doing, they expect the answer 'fine how are you?', but sometimes you can't give that answer. So this is what I'm thinking when I say I'm fine. Read More

Miscellaneous / Thrillers

August 21, 2016

Reads: 215

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A short depicting a young girl and the beginning of her journey to what could be the end of the human population as hinted to her by the swift murder of her brother, mother and father on the part of our microscopic antagonist. Read More
Nyah and Carmen, two inseparable best friends find themselves in a traumatic and confronting situation when Nyah discovers she is very sick. Carmen struggles to remain composed when she has to face her fear of losing her best friend and first love. more of an introduction rather than a chapter.… Read More
Using several sources of information from the media on a specific mental illness or on mental illness in general. I discuss depression and its many factors. The difficulty in labeling. And how does the biology of the human body of the male and female sex play an extremely important role. Read More

Poem / Poetry

September 24, 2015

Reads: 146

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A friend of mine was ill and I wanted to let them know I was thinking of them. Read More

Poem / Poetry

August 18, 2015

Reads: 166

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

taken from my book, "In The Sand Traps Of Desire" Read More
This article focuses on how parents can cope with their children's health issues. It has been based on my personal experience of caring for my ill child and in no way should it be seen as professional advice. Read More

Reads: 300

Comments: 3

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A short story about Human Nature. Read More

Poem / Other

July 14, 2015

Reads: 294

Comments: 8

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

The bed of death did not claim; my soul that still remains; now I return further blessed; Lord protect me further I behest. Read More
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