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Bored
Poem by Danieloptera
Describes my understanding why some young people do bad things and why they should think before they do them.
PG
Your BRO, KEN.
Story by gerknee
Current mental state.
All Audiences
Tree Money
Poem by Mother Goose
A little poem I did for my English class that talks about deforestation I decided to upload.
15+
The Drifter
Story by John Sanders
Ross is haunted by a lordly drifter's past
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Rainclouds
Story by Annielol399
Hard to hold on sometimes

Most Favorited Sad Short Stories

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Hospital Windows
Story by Author Unknown
And every afternoon when the man in the bed by the window could sit up, he would pass the time by describing to his roommate all the things he could see outside the window.
18+
Wings
Poem by kkhause
A suicide note of hopelessness and pain...
12+
Last Words
Story by RLMaring
A story of a girl's last words to her mom
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You
I let someone into my life. And they kinda sorta broke me a little bit.
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How Could You?
Story by Co1dnight
A short story that shows how unconditional a dog's love is. You're likely to cry after reading this.

Top Sad Short Stories

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Wings
Poem by kkhause
A suicide note of hopelessness and pain...
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You
I let someone into my life. And they kinda sorta broke me a little bit.
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Depression
Story by Author Unknown
My personal experience with depression. Touches on what I've gone through and how lucky I am to be where I am today.
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Accident or Suicide
Poem by From_Me
A poem about the pain of a torn mental state caused by inner demons and thoughts of suicide.
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November 21st at 6:58am
Story by 🌸Fate
He opened his eyes again looking dull as ever. Time just keep repeating.

Most Viewed Sad Short Stories

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Last Words
Story by RLMaring
A story of a girl's last words to her mom
PG
Hospital Windows
Story by Author Unknown
And every afternoon when the man in the bed by the window could sit up, he would pass the time by describing to his roommate all the things he could see outside the window.
All Audiences
A Tear to the Eye
Story by Author Unknown
Barbara was driving her six-year-old son, Benjamin, to his piano lesson when something bad happened....
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Depression
Story by Author Unknown
My personal experience with depression. Touches on what I've gone through and how lucky I am to be where I am today.
All Audiences
DREAMS ARE COUNTERFEIT COINS
Story by mazharabro
A Short Story from Sindhi Literature Author: Mazhar Abro Translated by: Hafeez Darban.

Latest Sad Short Stories

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Man's Best Friend
Story by HelloStranger
Cherish what you have now, for you never know when it will be taken from you.
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Deja
Poem by Macy
ill miss you...
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I Guess This Is It
Story by why_now
This is the story of us, how we started and how we ended.
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Party Not
Poem by nicostocker
its a poem and a story dedicated to my sister Camila, a lawyer who works on human rights for minority and discriminated people.
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The End
Story by laurenrjn
A boy lost his girlfriend to depression, he can’t seem to live with the gilt of not being able to help her.
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The Wrist Watch
Story by nicostocker
to my father Eduardo who gave me a wrist watch
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Bliss
Story by nicostocker
It´s a story, of injustice fact of reality that happens in society, how money could buy freedom, and how poor people get sentenced much worse
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A Bowl of Rice
Story by Apurbo
After many weeks, I was given a bowl of rice.
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Where Did My Litte Ray of Sunshine Go
Story by Kiwi
This is kinda like the process of losing your happiness.
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The Corner
Story by nicostocker
Its a tragic story to happened to a friend of mine, a man that was forgotten in purgatory
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Not Your Dream
Poem by TrUdY
Sorry for not writing more
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Heather
Poem by Zekken
Short music like poem
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Swimming
Story by CaseyReyes
Childhood memories of my natural father are scant.  But here’s one I’ll never forget.
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Garry's Story.
Story by TheRedComrade
The backstory to my Red Dead Redemption 2 Online Character
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A Lonely Walk
Story by LeoraJackson
My thoughts on a late-night walk.
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Lament
Story by LeaSheryn
Amelia writes a letter to her husband who left her
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Why Do We Pity the Moon?
Story by lime
Think about which kind of people love the sun over the moon, are they the ones we all strive to be?
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Demons
Poem by Andraaknas
A follow up to "Angels"
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Angels
Poem by Andraaknas
A call back to form.
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Go Away
Poem by cricket
Sometimes its better to be left alone.
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Anxiety
Story by WritingFeel
Anxiety is something you cannot see unless you look very closely.
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Can't Shake You Off
Poem by déicide
Might not rhyme but oh well
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Strange Phrases
Story by eloise2006
trigger warnings; depression, anorexia, self harm, anxiety.
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Glass Dreams
Poem by LemonSqueez
My dreams are made of glass.
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How to Cope
Story by Selena Joan
brief story about a young girl who lost her brother and her ways of coping. to be continued.
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Still Here
Poem by cricket
my cousin past away when we where babies and i really need someone and i wish it was her.
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For My Sister
Story by cricket
this is about my sister she asked me to write about her so i did
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Sorry Doesnt Fix Things
Poem by cricket
Sorry Doesnt Fix Things
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Birds Changing
Poem by Lc031703
This is just a short story about growing up with strict parents.
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Alone in the Night
Poem by cricket
its cold and dark and im alone at night
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Sometimes It Makes Me Laugh
I apologize if this hurts you. I’ve moved past it.
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Please Come Back.....
Poem by Macy
I need you more than you'll ever know
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Bedhead
Poem by déicide
I don't know why people like reading about other peoples feelings but here they are
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The Promise
Story by Apurbo
The tiring journey of a retired military veteran through life's harshest challenges that ends with a past catching up.
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Death Take Me
Musing by déicide
I'm not sure what to put here
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Nothing Else Matters
Receiving happiness for once because nothing else matters.
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Broken
Story by atinoco762
how we face our feelings in this mysterous world
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The World We Live in
Poem by eloise2006
this is a poem about the world we live in
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Spending time
Story by Phoenix
I was inspired by made trip to a cemetery to write this overall this is my first submission ever and would grateful for any feed back good or bad so I can improve Thankyou for taking the time to read.
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Our Generation Is Not a Let Down
Story by WritingFeel
We aren't a let down...
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What Is Wrong With Me
Story by WritingFeel
Something is wrong...
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Depression
Story by WritingFeel
"I don't have depression... depression has me."
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I'm Okay... I Think
Story by WritingFeel
I think I'll be okay... right?
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Gone
Poem by cricket
He left me for a girl he barley knows and i know her really well and shes just gonna hurt him.
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The Stray Dogs of My Country
Story by Roberto Perez
I am trying to show people from other countries, the difficulties that stray dogs face to survive in those countries.
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Voices in My Head
Poem by déicide
Don't you dare tell me you relate
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She Is in Your Head
Musing by TrUdY
Hope you enjoy my 16th submission
PG
Sleeping With the Lights On
Poem by déicide
I don't know why anyone would want to read my stuff but here it is
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tear stains
Poem by anl_342
the pain or grief that a person feels in indescribable
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What Is Love?
Story by Skie
A person talks about their lack of love