Trauma stories, books, poems, and more

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first time writting something personal. pls let me know your thoughts Read More
You’re okay now. It’s all over and done with. Read More
40 years after a 10 year war destroyed much of our world, the survivors have now settled on the last remaining land mass, and have founded the country of Aurum. The citizens of it’s capitol Citadel live off the labor of conscripts who are chosen out of the population of… Read More

Poem / Poetry

December 02, 2019

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Comments: 1

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This was originally a spoken word type poem, so the formatting looks a bit strange here. Hopefully that won't get too in the way ;) Read More

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A woman's daily struggles with her demons. Read More

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I, Hannah Wichesky, have never thought that life could be any different. I always live alone, be with myself, visit my mom if necessary. But never have I ever thought that everything can change just because the AI system for my apartment malfunctions. A stranger known as Ryan Sykes is… Read More

Short Story / Non-Fiction

September 28, 2019

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Unable to process all of the lies in my life, i attempted to take my own life. So here is my truth, here is what i felt and what broke me. Read More
Reuben Byrds' journey through a hellish wasteland of a life, while dealing with the real problems his adult counterparts inflict upon him and them dealing with their own personal traumas. Read More

Tags: childhood, trauma

Book / Other

September 18, 2019

She wasn’t sure how many days she’d been there when the man from before came and sat next to her on the dock after dinner. He was always friendly, but his usual exuberance seemed tempered in the face of her apathetic exhaustion. She slid the box of cigarettes and a… Read More
Tough life. Hard choices. Difficult situations. Stressful relationships. Ally thought she could finally see changes in her life. She sacrificed her relationship with her family to chase her dreams. She ran away from home three years ago when she couldn't take the suffocation anymore. But now she's back. Home. And… Read More
A story of life as remembered, but not exactly true. Memories, dreams, and fantasies are mixed together in this tale of misfortune. Read More
Joy’s big brown eyes peeked from beneath the pink blanket. It was as though they were straight at Dr. Malloy. She was content in the soft bundle held securely by her mother’s arms. There were no tears or stirring of emotions, except from her parents, when the Dr. whispered, “I’m… Read More

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"Good thriller in Poem! Very claver way of writing. " Read More

Haven Ridge’s golden couple was living a lie, things were not as perfect as they seemed… When Jeneva Blake ends up in a hospital after falling from a second story window, people are concerned. Before she fully recovers, Jeneva abruptly decides she’d rather live with her father across the country,… Read More
A man makes an usual discovery off the coast of Cornwall, and finds that some things can never be changed. Note: A comic book script. Read More
Shelby Greer has returned home after a terrible decade of anguish. Locked away with a cult leader and tormentor, she returns to her old life in pieces, trying to put them back together again. But when the trial to sentence him away forever commences, she struggles with speaking her truth… Read More
Ben, a 38-year-old cartoonist, living in a terrible neighborhood, is lonely, broken and haunted by his violent past. One day he finds a young man sleeping in the stairwell of his building. He looks the worse for wear and reeks of alcohol, so Ben decides to help him, but quickly… Read More
Just a few things I jotted down. Something i hope to be part of something bigger related to my sons incarceration Read More

Poem / Poetry

April 29, 2019

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Poem / War and Military

April 26, 2019

Reads: 179

Comments: 2

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About a fictional character and his PTSD from time in the war. Read More
Poetry from a personal perspective Read More

Poem / Romance

March 26, 2019

Reads: 198

Comments: 2

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Tags: desire, trauma, ptsd

This is the story of my life. Through the stories I remember and those I have been told I try to overcome the childhood I did not have and struggles to become a productive person. Read More
this is an allegorical fantasy narrative, though i will allow you to decide for yourself what story it tells. Read More

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