Sickness stories, books, poems, and more

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Short Story / Romance

November 29, 2017

Reads: 10

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: 0

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: 0

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
She made a deal with a demon to save her little brother. Now she's stuck as the monster's personal doll, all she dreams about is being free. Read More

Poem / Poetry

May 12, 2017

Reads: 68

Comments: 5

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

One of my saddest pieces. Read More

Poem / Other

April 12, 2017

Reads: 35

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
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: 177

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: 157

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: 105

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: 124

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: 215

Comments: 3

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A short story about Human Nature. Read More

Poem / Other

July 14, 2015

Reads: 232

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
A young girl struggles to survive her harsh reality. Read More

Poem / Poetry

April 17, 2015

Reads: 97

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A poem describing what it feels like to have Asperger's Syndrome. Read More
Summary & Character pictures for my upcoming novel, 'When We Collide'. Read More

Poem / Other

March 11, 2015

Reads: 80

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Poem about how I found my True Love. Read More

Poem / Poetry

November 27, 2014

Reads: 158

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A photographic memory. Read More

Reads: 228

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

This week, I was sick. Read all about my close shave with death! Read More

Poem / Humor

November 09, 2014

Reads: 209

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

This content is written in order to re-vizualise the limitations of man, and their helplessness before Death.. Read More

Reads: 190

Comments: 9

Shelves: 2

The Vintage Publishing House

This poem was written by 19-year-old me back in 2011. A self-realization about my father's condition. Read More
Those who suffer from chronic pain and invisible illnesses have to withstand far more than just the pain that accompanies their condition. This article looks at that fact and gives some very basic ways to take forward steps. Read More
Multitudes of us suffer from chronic pain and we repeatedly have to deal with ill-informed, ignorant comments from all kinds of sources. It hurst most when it comes from family and friends so I provided a list of things that are not wise to say to someone suffering from chronic… Read More
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