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White to Red
Poem by FlamingGrill
A short poem describing the journey from innocence into adulthood
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The Hill
Story by Andraaknas
My constantly recurring nightmare told in my own words.
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Fallen Angel
Poem by Oxygen
Like an angel, I fell from the sky, my wings broken and ripped to shreds.
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THE HUNT
Story by ashwin
A young boy's vengeance versus nature's fastest beast.
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Twenty One Pilots & Sabrina Benaim
Musing by EverythingIsFine
A painful connection between TOP's "Friend Please" and Sabrina Benaim's "Explaining My Depression To My Mother - A Conversation". I OWN NOTHING.

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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.
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Wings
Poem by kkhause
A suicide note of hopelessness and pain...
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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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November 21st at 6:58am
Story by 🌸Fate
He opened his eyes again looking dull as ever. Time just keep repeating.
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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.

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
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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.
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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.
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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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You Were Tired
Story by TearsFall
When God saw you getting tired And a cure was not to be He put his arms around you And whispered come to me
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Never Said Goodbye
Story by TearsFall
You never said I’m leaving You never said goodbye. You were gone before I knew it, And only God knew why.
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To My Dearest Friend
This is to my dearest friend who passed away a few yeas ago.
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The Angels
Story by TearsFall
I felt it. I could see it.
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Look Forward.
Story by TearsFall
Life is a carousel, always going forward, never going back. Look to the future, not to the past.
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help
Story by TearsFall
help please. i see it coming. please. it coming. help
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I Though We Had More Time
Story by TearsFall
Why couldn't you stay longer? Enough to make you proud, but life didn't make you wait.
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Unkown Murder
Story by TearsFall
I was murdered. But no-one knew.
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Heaven.
Poem by TearsFall
You are somewhere safe and beautiful. Away from this horrible world. That was the only thing I wanted
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Stay.
Poem by TearsFall
Why did you have to go....well that's life. Gotta put up with it.
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Diabetes and Pancreas/Kidney Implant
This is a short story of a Juvenile Diabetic to Middle Age
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Her Loyal Cat#Part 1
Meow Meow Meow? Oh What’s That Cat? Oh No, I Can’t Tell You What's Inside, Take A Look Yourself!
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Angels or Devils?
Poem by Ana
The world where Devils are the leaders
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Moods- Part 1
Ezekiel wakes up from a car crash.
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I'm Not You
I can't be you because I'm not you and I never will be.
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Be You.
Have You Ever Try To Be You And Get Back What You Didn’t Expect To Get Back? Well This Is For You, Hope You Enjoy.
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The Final Goodbye
Story by TearsFall
A quick story I created, to pass the time. Enjoy! <3 *Thanks for 100 views on Who Are You* means so much to me!
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Alone
Poem by WritingFeel
Sometimes... it's just too quiet outside and too loud inside.
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I Made a Promise for You to Keep
Have You Ever Made A Promise You Wished To Be Kept Forever?
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Just Your Pay Check
I'm just your pay check, don't pretend like you care
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How?
Story by -Lynnyan-
Journal entries. But can they be trusted? It's up to you to decide. (Also more abt my OC's, yay!)
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Glowstick
Story by eloise2006
her mum died and she is helpless but what happens next will surprise you...
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Drive By's and Die By's
Poem by Anthony E
So far in Chicago in 2021: A total of 677 adolescents and children were shot at, among whom 429 (63 percent) had gunshot wounds and 68 (10.1 percent) died from their injuries.
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She Did it...
Story by eloise2006
after years of taking the abuse from her mother she finally realises that she has had enough
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Head Spinning
Poem by eloise2006
is the pain that we feel only temporary or is it much more then that?
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The True Meaning of Life.
Poem by TearsFall
Obstacles are designed to make you stronger, only the weak avoid them. The greater the obstacle, the more glory in overcoming it.
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9:29
Story by Anthony E
9:29 in time, commentary on an unnecessary and inhumane passing.
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Gone in 2020: A Legacy of Music
Musing by Anthony E
Musicians Remembered. Charlie Daniels, John Prine, Helen Ready, Trini Lopez, Little Richard, Kenny Rogers, Charley Pride, Bonnie Pointer,Eddie Van Halen &Bill Withers.Gone in 2020
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One Take
We only get one take at life
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I Beg
Poem by fiza mohammad
I will endure it.....
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Who are you?
Poem by TearsFall
Who are you? I see you every day so sad... as if something's hurting you...
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The Sound Of The Train.
Story by TearsFall
Beth wishes she could be a part of the passengers on the train. They're free and can do whatever they want, she thinks. She assumes she will never be a part of their freedom...
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I Got That Call
Story by laurenrjn
I got that call, the call that’s could of changed my life forever
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My Love for You (Chapter Three)
Story by Ana
Here's chapter three
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My Love for You (Chapter Two)
Story by Ana
Hi lol this is chapter two :)
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My Love for You
Story by Ana
When Alista's heart is broke by the only one she thought she would love she finds out her bully, Cody Bishop, has a secret - one that would change her world in so many ways.
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I’m broken
Story by Joshua_12
Just a short description of myself
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Papa Come Back
Poem by fiza mohammad
I am still there waiting for my dad who is happy with his other family, who has forgotten the girl whom he once loved more than anything. It breaks me...
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Experience
Poem by a_dying_rose
A poem he didn't want me to write.
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Silhouettes
Story by Doodles
Another look into the world of the Place of the Lost
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Agony of Love
From being best of friends to having a deep jealousy
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The Place of the Lost
Story by Doodles
Where was I? This whole thing felt unfamiliar like it was something out of a story or a dream.Β 
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Letter to My Ex
Musing by Macy
A letter to my ex ive always wanted to give him
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The Agony of Being Me
Poem by LORD_JASON
I'm lost.. I dont know what to do.. Im just.. void....