Tragedy stories, books, poems, and more

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Maisie is a regular high school senior. Her best friend Asher is in love with her, but what happens when her rival gets in the way of her and Asher's relationship. Drama gets heated and things take a turn for the worst. What will happen to Maisie and Asher? Will… Read More

Tags: love, tragedy

Book / Fantasy

November 26, 2018

She was called a freak and a monster. She was abused by man and women alike. All because of her uncommon friendship with a small butterfly. One day however, tragedy happened and she was given a curse. A curse to never die. a curse to have powers that seem good… Read More
A brief glimpse into the life of an addict whose true addiction runs deeper than the vices she abuses. Read More
I hide from what I am fearful of, and only what I am fearful of. Read More

Book / Fantasy

November 11, 2018

Reads: 3864

Comments: 115

Shelves: 7

The Booksie Classic House

We know that Roses are red; that Snow falls when it’s cold; that Blade is called upon a sharp edge of steel; that snake bites out of instincts not grudge; that Ashes are the offspring of fire and anything it makes pair with in a burning affair. But here, Roses… Read More
Jean struggles to find a reason to live when calamity strikes one after another. Read More
A young girl meets a young boy, and she has no idea that he hides a secret she will never know about. Read More

Tags: romance, tragedy

Twenty year old Jason Malkins has been in and out of foster homes his entire life and as a result of his traumatic childhood, he has spent most of his youth with a psychiatrist, trying to recover from his mental health issues. His current psychiatrist, Dr. Daniels, suggests that he… Read More
The continent Ibon. An independently run area that houses both Humans and beings known as Kraeka, though they usually don't interact. The town of Phoba borders the lands, and fears the Kraeka greatly. Maya Nephim and Megumi Nen are in this town on vacation from their job in a group… Read More

Reads: 43

Comments: 7

Shelves: 4

The The Imaginarium House

Picture prompt flash fiction short story... Identical twins so alike yet so different! Read More

Reads: 81

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Ali is a woman whose past stories kept haunting her. She used to be in love but her boyfriend died in a tragic happening. After the burial of her boyfriend, she found out that her boyfriend had babied another woman. Due to stress and depression, she had a pregnancy breakdown… Read More

Tags: romance, life, tragedy

A tramp on a mission from Chicago to find his lost brother in Chattanooga, travels alone through the bitter winter, sick, sometimes starving, taking brief refuge in a hobo camp along the way. Nearing his end he finds what refuge he believes will help him, a church in the city… Read More
“Did you ever think you’d go out like this?” Faith Donovan knocked her head against the stone at her back, dislodging a handful of ice crystals from her hair; unfortunately, most of it trickled down across her face, catching in her already iced-over lashes. Beside her, Wyatt snorted a muffled… Read More
Finlay Lara Rose Murdock is no stranger to tragedy. But with everything that has happened to her, she can't help but be drawn to it. Eric "Ricky" Henderson is the epitome of trouble--- the type of person to be warned about. Despite the irritation and destruction that comes with being… Read More
Leo is bored and tired of his life and relies on playing video games to bring satisfaction to his life. A new VRMMO (Virtual reality massive multiplayer online) company emerged and presented their product to the world, which allows players to switch their consciousness to another world. Leo wants… Read More

Reads: 43

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Roscoe Barnes tells us his life story. He describes the day he met his lovely wife, and all of his life. He realizes what he values and lives a long life. Read More

Book / Romance

September 04, 2018

Reads: 135

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

The begining of an end. A love that was never meant to be. Read More

Reads: 1205

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

The Lion's Throne offers the power which mustn't be taken lightly. The crown that shall be worn by the ruler is heavy as the world itself, and if the wrong one sits on the throne and bears the crown, the whole world might suffer. The Princess is… Read More

Poem / Romance

August 15, 2018

Reads: 63

Comments: 5

The Booksie Classic House

A picture-inspired poem of a romantic tragedy. Read More

Reads: 66

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Do not seek the because - in love there is no because, no reason, no explanation, no solutions. Anais Nin Read More

Reads: 219

Comments: 5

Shelves: 4

The The Imaginarium House

A story set in the early 1900's... a time when women who became pregnant out of wedlock were largely victimised and persecuted by society. Follow Mary on her mission to keep the child that her family insisted she should give up. Read More

Poem / Romance

July 23, 2018

Even after death, the soul longs to live the incomplete dreams and desires. Here's an ode to such a desire! Read More
The tragedy of being human and what we are losing as we live our daily lives. As we walk on, from our teenage years to adult age and then to old lives, we often lose things that we held dear, the illusion of happiness that we desire for turns… Read More

Reads: 131

Shelves: 1

The Fantasy Realm House

The end of the 53rd age marked the beginning of a horrendous war. The war brought about endless death at the hands of the Denizens, creatures that feed off of fear and death. The 5 Mages and their magically enhanced super soldiers known as the Sentinels fought valiantly against… Read More

Book / Fantasy

July 08, 2018

Reads: 108

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A child just wakes up after he got killed 2 days ago inside an orphanage, And as he think of what happened to him, he thought about his own name. "My name is... Ryan" Read More

Tags: tragedy

I wrote this, in 2017. It's part of my 10th poem set, Remembering Relapse. Read More
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