Stories about grief

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kiowacasey
kiowacaseyIG @kiowacasey


WHEN I AM SAD, I WRITE writing stories

WHEN I AM SAD, I WRITE

A personal account of grief and loss, and the use of writing in the expression of my bereavement
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#writing#liss#recovery#bereavement#childhood
2plover
2ploverThe world I make is greater than me.
Midnight Waltz car crash stories

Midnight Waltz

A night meant to be remembered in happiness and laughter... Yet now it burns harsh forever. (Written as a prompt from a friend.)
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#car crash#loss#sad#memories#love
mjkemp91
mjkemp91Bronze CommaI like to create and inspire.
Helicopters. time stories

Helicopters.

It doesn't seem like grief and loss ever get any easier-no matter how times you experience it.
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#time#waiting room#grief#helicopter#feels
goldenratio0618
goldenratio0618Bronze CommaJust another trapped soul
         Don´t Watch The Abyss! hopeless stories

Don´t Watch The Abyss!

by Golden Ratio – 2nd of September 2018
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#hopeless#anime#experience#hatred#grief
von_falla
von_fallaSleep is my favorite hobby
Quietus mourning stories

Quietus

"When you walk into a garden, which flowers do you pick first?" "The most beautiful ones."
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#mourning#death#grief#von falla#love
majorasmadeline
majorasmadelineThink deep, but don't sink.
Pain pain stories

Pain

Pain is a funny thing. It has a way of changing you over time without you realizing it. It reminds me of growing taller. You don’t really notice it happening until one day,
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#pain#grief#loss#widow
shorteststory
shorteststoryGifted WriterPostcard stories from impossible worlds
// 

THE 
ISLAND 
OF 
LOST 
DOGS 

// pets stories

// THE ISLAND OF LOST DOGS //

My lifeboat washed up on the enchanted island where all lost dogs go. Source: http://shorteststory.com/book
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#pets#grief#microfiction#magic#dogs
mjkemp91
mjkemp91Bronze CommaI like to create and inspire.
The Lie. ourselves stories

The Lie.

What's preventing you from living in the moment today?
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#ourselves#now#the end#run out#feels
archangel_wolf
archangel_wolfI Love To Write & Share With Others.
Untitled poem stories

Untitled

Love Grief & Loss
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#poem#romance#grief#loss#love
kiowacasey
kiowacaseyIG @kiowacasey
Untitled grief stories

Untitled

A poem for my sister
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#grief#bereavement#stars#expression#poetry
sevenmarks
sevenmarksYour unfriendly neighborhood writer.
THE DAY SHE DIED, SHE DIED. death stories

THE DAY SHE DIED, SHE DIED.

and she took everything with her. As time passed, she held the universe in her identity.
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#death#grief#loss#losing a friend
mjkemp91
mjkemp91Bronze CommaI like to create and inspire.
Migrants. feels stories

Migrants.

We keep the fire of hope alive because, even in the darkest night, we can see the faintest outline of approaching land.
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#feels#pain#poem#feelings#hope
saorsa
saorsaCommunity member
I know that I fear death and loss,
 loss stories

I know that I fear death and loss,

Something simple
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#loss#grief#pain
mjkemp91
mjkemp91Bronze CommaI like to create and inspire.
Death _____. death stories

Death _____.

In death: Are you missing the person, or feeling the absence of the person?
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#death#love#beautiful#memories#grief
carl_halling
carl_hallingResiding London Metropolitan Area
Such a Short Space of Time love stories

Such a Short Space of Time

'Such a Short Space of Time' was based on some kind of confessional piece of writing I briefly worked on sometime in the mid 1990s, but which was never truly realised. It was partly inspired, as I rem...
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#love#nostalgia#time#grief#yesterday
rageyaf
rageyafCommunity member
History mindset stories

History

A walk through memory and feeling.
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#mindset#loss#history#memory#grief
alexkelevra
alexkelevraCommunity member
Detours separation stories

Detours

Every now and then I crave for this sadness.
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#separation#nostalgia#hope#grief#loss
mortalrose
mortalroseI am a daydreamer and a nightthinker
recently... marriage stories

recently...

... I thought about you again
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#marriage#thoughts#recently#pregnant#happiness
charliehouseman
charliehousemanCommunity member
'You must do your best' world war 1 stories

'You must do your best'

A short poem that explores the struggle of duty and conscience.
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#world war 1#soldier#loss#duty#war