Sickness stories, books, poems, and more

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Poem / Non-Fiction

June 07, 2020

Your hate will send you away, when you reach those pearly gates... Read More

Tags: hate, racism, sickness

Reads: 154

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

What is life exactly? And why should we live? Read More

Poem / Poetry

April 09, 2020

Reads: 48

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

This poem is a representation of my life and my body. I suffer from quite a lot of illnesses and it can be overwhelming at times. For anyone out their with invisible illnesses you are going to get through it. Read More

Reads: 133

Comments: 3

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

A Toxic Touch Read More
This short story is about a woman saying goodbye to her sick daughter in hospital. The prompt that was used for this short story was ‘End Of The Earth’ by MARINA, formerly known as Marina and the Diamonds. Some of the lyrics from the song were used in the short… Read More

Reads: 151

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

I wrote this poem while currently being in hospital all about some of my adventures here, things i have done and things i have seen and i hope you enjoy it. Read More
Another short poem inspired by loss. A friends daughter was fighting and eventually lost her battle with cancer. Read More
The story of a caring daughter and her sickly father Read More

Poem / Poetry

June 17, 2019

Reads: 197

Comments: 3

The Booksie Classic House

Sickness comes from the Solar System, it is time we take control and use the energies for good. My poem. Read More

Poem / Poetry

March 22, 2019

I'm so hurt...dying, why is my life so painful? Will depression continue to haunt me? I hate life. I hate myself. Wish I weren't here right now. Read More

Poem / Poetry

February 27, 2019

Reads: 297

Comments: 5

Shelves: 1

The Vintage Publishing House

Are you really there? Read More
A recount of the mysterious encounter between two sick strangers. Read More

Poem / Poetry

December 22, 2018

Reads: 192

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Jacob works as a freight sorter for New Zealand Couriers. He has been losing weight and his health is deteriorating in a parallel world where there are no doctors, no hospitals, no medicine. He is slowly dying of a mysterious illness. Read More

Poem / Romance

September 30, 2018

Reads: 239

Comments: 2

The Booksie Classic House

To somebody who just doesn’t get it or just dont want me—fuck him Read More

Book / Other

July 21, 2018

Reads: 1423

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

Tags: sadness, sickness

Reads: 316

Comments: 5

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

"Death is the permanent cessation of all vital functions" ~ Merriam Webster Dictonary Read More
A new kind of virus is sweeping across the world. Read More
Felt important to me to put this up with no editing Read More

Reads: 259

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

He is the sickness Read More

Poem / Poetry

February 25, 2018

Reads: 394

Comments: 5

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

It comes for us all Read More

Tags: death, aging, sickness

Poem / Other

January 23, 2018

middle of it all. Read More
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