Traumatic stories, books, poems, and more

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I can't do the dishes anymore, there's a very good reason to it as well, and if I'm lucky they'll be done before the story ends. So then I'll be able to start again next time and use this as the best excuse. Read More

Book / Fantasy

October 28, 2014

Reads: 120

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

The Stone Manor have always kept to themselves. To outsiders they have always been mysterious... but yet inexplicably rich. In particular one girl... Lady Verity Stone, the Countess of Ority and the owner of the Manor, and even worse, it's said she isn't entirely human -- but that's just a… Read More

Reads: 242

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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The real life story of a man who survived falling nine stories. Written from both his as well as from his wive's perspective. Read More
We all have good memories, and we all have bad memories, yet only few have those memories that haunt them every waking moment of their life's. Some forget their haunting memories, until something rekindles it. Maybe a familiar face or maybe what some one says, either way it goes back… Read More

Poem / Poetry

October 20, 2013

Reads: 75

Shelves: 1

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taken from my book, "Taking Our Sweet Little Time" Read More

Poem / Poetry

September 06, 2013

Reads: 90

Comments: 5

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

I wrote this poem aged 7 after my uncles traumatic death. My mum, nanan and her husband were all downstairs in the house i grew up in... all upset. I wanted to write something to make them happy - being the shy 7 year old i was, i pushed this… Read More

Reads: 169

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

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"Three things make up my nightmares. Three things haunt me, taunt me, and leave me breathless. One: Teratoid shadows looming over a wooden floor like fingers stretching out trying to reach the other side. The full moon outside casts a blue light into the room through cracked windows, pushing forward… Read More
My book is about my life; the struggles that I have faced and overcome. My reasons for living, breathing and waking up each day knowing I am stronger and that no matter what happens, I am still here. Read More

Poem / Poetry

January 08, 2013

Reads: 61

Shelves: 1

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Vanity is not just glitz and glamour. It can also be the destruction of one's innocence and the inevitable demise of a life. Read More

Reads: 42

Shelves: 1

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taken from my book, "So Much For All The Money" Read More

Poem / Poetry

December 21, 2011

Reads: 320

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

This is my story of PTSD. I went to Afghanistan as a Infantry team leader. I am a SGT in the 101st Airborne. The deployment was very rough for me. I got my purple heart by getting shrapnel in my right arm. I also developed brain damage. When I came… Read More

Reads: 134

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

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To those brave soliders coming home with post-traumatic stress disorder. My heart goes out to you<3 Read More
Oh a path on redemption and self discovery;Jonathan Mc Carthy has been through a lot in his child hood.His entire life has been based on everyone determining who he should be,and who he will become. However Jonathan draws the line after his mother dies,and father goes loses his mind.This causes… Read More

Poem / Poetry

May 19, 2011

Reads: 84

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

taken from my book, "How Can I Remember?" Read More

Reads: 1051

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Oh a path on redemption and self discovery;Jonathan Mc Carthy has been through a lot in his child hood.His entire life has been based on everyone determining who he should be,and who he will become. However Jonathan draws the line after his mother dies,and father goes loses his mind.This causes… Read More

Poem / Poetry

March 25, 2011

Reads: 72

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Based on a very bad experience I had as a young teenager. Read More

Poem / Poetry

September 02, 2010

Reads: 79

Shelves: 1

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taken from my book, "How Long Can They Last?" Read More

Reads: 66

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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taken from my book, "Long After You're Gone" Read More
A tale of a disabled war vet....learning that life after battle may be more frightening than the war itself... Read More

Poem / Poetry

March 14, 2010

Reads: 61

Shelves: 1

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taken from my book, "Coming To Grips" Read More

Reads: 95

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Hello. I don't know where this one came from. I never know where my stories come from. I just write for the love of writing. I'm sure you all can see where I'm coming from. Any views expressed by my characters are their own. Please feel free to comment. Read More

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