Stress stories, books, poems, and more

293 results

Reads: 24

Comments: 4

Shelves: 4

The Flash Fiction Fun House

How would you react if you were up in the middle of the night stressing over a problem you couldn't solve?! Read More

Short Story / True Confessions

September 19, 2017

Reads: 14

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

This is my story. Read More

Poem / Poetry

August 04, 2017

Reads: 35

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Anxiety is an evil thing that makes each day seem like it's a fight for survival. Read More

Poem / Poetry

July 31, 2017

Reads: 54

Comments: 9

Shelves: 5

The Vintage Publishing House

This is something I wrote back in November of 2009 and in some way I still feel this way. Read More
Breaking Point .... Read More

Tags: emotion, stress, nerve

It was the roughest times for us. We were both out of a job, out of luck , and almost out of love. He thought I complanied and worried to much & I though he was in denial or he didn't worry enough. Both correct in it's own right. That… Read More

Poem / Poetry

July 11, 2017

Reads: 48

Comments: 1

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

Tags: life, pain, poem, worry, stress

Poem / Non-Fiction

June 25, 2017

Reads: 69

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Short Story / Thrillers

June 07, 2017

Reads: 79

Comments: 4

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

When Paul Snipe is sent to a therapist he decides to follow the doctor's advice. The therapist has some bold suggestions. Snipe reluctantly agrees. But what will be the consequences? Read More

Tags: stress

Reads: 88

Comments: 1

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

In this poem, someone else I knew had been badly let down by school, and with GCSE's coming, pressure was getting to me too. I've never liked school, or the education system, and while deep in the feeling of sadness, hopelessness and frustration, I wrote this. Read More

Poem / Poetry

April 28, 2017

Reads: 53

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Depression is the ultimate struggle that I'm faced with every day, and each day I come up with a few more words to describe it. Read More

Reads: 66

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

An event that you feel should've never taken the route it did is unforgettable. Read More
an account of me going to work one day and being late for a meeting. Read More

Poem / Other

March 21, 2017

Reads: 36

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Reads: 89

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A time comes in life when a person feels lost and alone & gives up on everything.. Read More

Poem / Romance

August 25, 2016

Reads: 90

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Well this is the first poem I'm posting on booksie. I never like writing summaries of my poems or just notes from the poet. Not really my thing. But if you take the time to read my poem, thank you. Read More

Poem / Horror

August 21, 2016

Reads: 94

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Small poem Read More

Tags: stress

Book / Romance

July 31, 2016

Reads: 79

Shelves: 1

The 'The Odd Ones' House

I've been plagued by stress for as long as I can remember, sometimes to the point of tears, although I rarely let myself get to that point. On days when the cortisol in my system overflows, that's when it all comes down. I wrote this during a particularly bad meltdown… Read More

Reads: 133

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A journal entry I wrote on May 26, 2016 when I was at the peak of my stress for beginning graduate school. I felt I might as well share it to give some insight into my stressful thinking process. Read More

Reads: 258

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

I wrote this, in 2009. It's part of my 6th lyric set, Screaming Silence. Read More

Reads: 112

Comments: 3

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

Tags: stress

Poem / Poetry

January 15, 2016

Reads: 190

Comments: 4

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

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