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Random Sad Short Stories

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Stabbed In The Back
Story by John Smith
Crazy ex girlfriend rampage
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I'm a Forgotten Picture Frame
Story by PoeticT
I hope I'm not this alone when I'm older
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To you, if you read this...
Story by knowwhodoyou
When they split, It's not your fault.
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Heartache
Story by sadstory
A poem of a girl left in the shattered pieces of her last relationship.
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My Friends and How They All Left
Story by Sugarspice108
How my friends came and went as well as me with them.

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.
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Last Words
Story by RLMaring
A story of a girl's last words to her mom
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Wings
Poem by kkhause
A suicide note of hopelessness and pain...
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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.
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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.

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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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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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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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.
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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.
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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Internal Screaming
Poem by Andraaknas
My internal screaming, my problems, my life now...
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Jane, Part 3 - Her Grave
Poem by Andraaknas
Part 3 of 3, when I visited her grave...
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Jane, Part 2 - Her Smile
Poem by Andraaknas
Part 2 of 3, about Her Smile...
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Jane, Part 1 - Her Room
Poem by Andraaknas
Part 1 of 3, of Her Room, when I found her...
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Love Letters to Nowhere
Poem by Andraaknas
A series of letters never sent...
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Pear Flower
Story by sky_wolf19
When the spring comes again I hope you'll watch the flowers bloom with me
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A Cockroach
Story by M. Frank
Life from an insect perspective
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Another Night To The Stack.
Musing by SSHOProfile
Common random thoughts from someone at their mid 20s.
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Take Flight (Epilogue Pt. 2)
I don’t really get why you people asked for this.
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Teen Idle
One of my favorite songs: Teen Idle by MARINA
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Help
Story by MyBreath
I walk into the living room, Her face was pale her hair was a blood red like always but some parts looked even more red than normal...
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Roam
Story by Billy Foster
Daniel loves a city break as long as he doesn't need to go
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That Other Day
Story by M. Frank
Can one have a respite without spoilers?!
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Youth - Part 2
Poem by Andraaknas
The follow up to a poem I did a while ago called "Youth".
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I Think....
Musing by why_now
I think....I think....I think....But is it reasonable?
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Questions
Just popped into my head. More word vomiting, aka shit I need to get out.
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The Merchant
Story by MeckenzieV
My response to the prompt I was given: Write historical fiction.
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That Black, Starry Night
Poem by Andraaknas
A retelling of something that happened to me over the summer.
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The Junk keeps piling up
Story by Billy Foster
When Gillian gets an invite to join the local darts team, Conner's is not too keen. There can only be two options
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Sucker for Love
BoYs wILL bE bOyS
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Galaxies
Poem by lkieser
Thoughts about life...
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Word's Can Hurt
Poem by deadgirl2004
a poem telling people words can hurt
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What Have We Done?
Poem by Andraaknas
Another poem by my friend Cian
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Infantile Anmisia
Story by Lilith_Garnet
This is a story about a girl named Octavia. She has a friend named Elain who wants to know more about her.
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Take Flight (Epilogue)
Depict this however you want.
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Take Flight (Part Six)
Previously - Tomorrow. Tomorrow is the day.
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Take Flight (Part Five)
Previously - “Jeremy, who’s that?” “My girlfriend.”
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Okay? Perhaps
Poem by adamlex
Nothing to say but Try to respect each other
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The Lonely Swan (#4) - Desolate and Alone (Chapters 11 - 14)
Story by Amber Leaghes
Left alone once more a young girl, having lost all she ever cared for, has to find courage in her quest to find those she seeks. Only her journey is filled with more than she ever thought possible.
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A Letter to Myself
Poem by Andraaknas
A short, sad letter to myself.
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Lost
Poem by Andraaknas
What is it like to be Lost?
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A Golden Age
Poem by Andraaknas
A sad outlook on society by my friend Cian Krueger.
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The Lonely Swan (#3) - Together Alone (Chapters 10 - 11)
Story by Amber Leaghes
Chapters 10 - 11 of The Lonely Swan Story #3
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Dead Skies
Poem by Andraaknas
A poem about my life as of recent, involving suicide attempts and alcoholism
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In Love, Cancer
Story by Billy Foster
When the horoscope writer is hit by a bus, Milton has to take her place.
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Lost in the Airport
Story by melissak
Oh no! My mom left me in an airport all alone what should I do?
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I Want You Gone
Why won't your memories just leave me alone? I want nothing more from you. Just go.
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A Homeward Burning
His fire may never be put out.
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I Miss You
Poem by Kuro
A poem that blasted into my brain just before I went to bed.
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Roll of Emotions
Poem by Aspen
This poem is about how you can feel so many emotions in one sad yet happy day.
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I Run and I Run and I Run and I Run
No matter how far I run, my past refuses to fall behind in the dust. My demons never leave me.
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Still Breathing
Musing by melissak
This is a song I wrote and wanted to post online. Hope it's at least a bit decent
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The last rose of summer
Story by Billy Foster
Alfie and Angus are expecting their first child, they had better be ready.
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TIll Death Do We Part (Pt. 1)
Fighting for survival in places where it doesn't seem possible. Loving in a place where it doesn't seem possible. Living when it cannot be possible.
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I Can't Understand!
Poem by Rora
I will never know why the world is so evil and cruel, will you?
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I Lied
Poem by Kuro
me and Choonie, our feelings are otu
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Sometimes
Sometimes we do foolish things
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I Miss You
I miss you so badly
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Near wild heaven
Story by Billy Foster
With Elly, Frances had everything, well, he thought he did.
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Sadness
Poem by Kuro
A combination of 2 songs