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Losing You
Story by Easily_Torn
I'm gunna try and make it short. It's about bullying that leads to suicide..
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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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A Featherless Bird
Story by Poetic_Seppuku
A story about a call in between a person trying to commit suicide and the responder on the other side of the line with a very interesting twist.
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The Car
Story by popepop
You have to read to find out what it is about.
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I'm Blue
Musing by Kuro
My feelings in a nutshell.

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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.

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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.

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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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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
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Who Really Am I?
Musing by UnknownMisery
People are so afraid to admit to themselves their flaws, will here are mine.
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That Was Then, This Is Now
To Hong Kong, may there be a bright future ahead...
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Dear Daddy,
Story by melissak
A daughter writes to her father. Knowing he never receives it.
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People Like Me
Story by UnknownMisery
Too nice, too forgiving, well, this is a perfect story to read!
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The Friend That Didn't Stay
Poem by coolbeans88
A kind of long poem based on what has happened/been happening to me over the past few weeks.
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Blinded by Self-Insecurities
Musing by UnknownMisery
Have you ever felt like you weren't satisfied with yourself? Well you're are not alone.
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"LET IT BE "
“Never underestimate the pain of a person, because in all honesty, everyone is struggling. Some people are just better at hiding it than others.”
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Silence
Poem by Sealunicorn11
Just something I was thinking about the other day when I realized how speaking up can truly be a challenge.
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One More Time
Poem by Lawrencia
A short poem about lost love who is missed big time ~problem with getting attached to someone is when they leave you feel just lost~
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THE DARK SIDE
Story by Riazali11
This is a short story about Jack who's 15 years old and has mental health problems from bullying.
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Life
Poem by SamZ
Suicide note from a teen to her parents.
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Story by SamZ
For my cousin sister, passed away on March 18
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The Lonely Swan (#3) .... Together Alone (Chapters 1 - 9)
Story by Amber Leaghes
In a world where brutality rules, a young girl walks the lands in order to fulfill a promise she made to those she loved and lost. (Chapters 1 - 9) (Chapters 10 - 11 to follow)
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Where Did She Go?
Story by Ivy
Changing of a young daughter into a woman you don’t feel you know.
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It Hits Me Again , That Cruel Pain
Poem by HudaFatima
You have not known pain unless you have cried like there’s no moon and sun. Like it’s never gonna be morrow again.
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Your Feeling ♡
Poem by AngNaive97
The secrets that you kept deep down in you heart ~
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UNWORTHY
Story by Michael Crawley
A mother and her young son with Downsyndrome face the horrific cruelty of the Nazis at the dawning of the Holocaust.
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May You Always Find Your Way Home…
In times like this, will you choose your friends and families...or yourself?
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I Have to Believe
R.I.P. I’ll never forget you and I pray you’re in a better place.
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MR. KING
Story by Michael Crawley
A businesswoman encounters a man who is homeless, and tragically she makes a mistake she'll regret for the rest of her life.
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A Cat
Story by Myrawiles
A short sad story about a Black cat.
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Do You Love Yourself?
Story by Ivy
A question about how you feel about yourself and the cause of those feelings
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Sorry
Story by Rishi Goel
This story is for an english assignment, grade 11. I wrote this to try to avoid cliches and the normal narrative structure. It's a suicide not based around the reasoning why a person killed themselves
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Tell Me
Poem by mokymoky
The sun is no longer shining.
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The Lonely Swan (#2) .... Alone and Forsaken
Story by Amber Leaghes
A lonely young girl, having lost all she ever loved, runs for her life in the hope of fulfilling a promise she made ...
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Beyond
Musing by Zer0
Nothing matters....at all.
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Behind The Hospital Walls
To those who's mom/ guardian who has been in and out the hospital.
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February 21, 2019
Story by MarieWrites
This is my shot at a vignette.
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The Us That Died
Story by sky_wolf19
“Your memory feels like home to me. So whenever my mind wanders, it always finds it’s way back to you.” by Ranata Suzuki
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Her
Story by PandaPegasus05
Depressing story warning
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My Thoughts
Story by PandaPegasus05
Please don't read if you don't like sad and/or depressing stories.
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Waiting
Will it be soon or do we have to wait?
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Where?
Poem by melissak
Where is it all?
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Pea Ah Noh
Once beloved, now slipping away from peoples' minds.
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I Am Sinking in a Bottomless Pit of Darkness
Musing by Feminist123
Something inside of me seems to have given up. My soul is tired.
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The Lorax
Musing by Oxygen
Behind this children's story, there was a dark hidden message. Was he trying to warn us? Did he predict we would act and be like this?
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Want to Feel the Warmth
A teenage girl who wants to feel love by someone special , who isn't a prick