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Dreaming
Story by esme
this story showes a young boys life threw his dream and the way he tries to run from his demons........................
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My son
Story by Elly
Army widow talks about son and husband.
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Why did you have to go
Story by Nooneimportant
This is about my freind who was killed a few years back he wa s killed by his ex while going to get his daughter
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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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Goodbye
Story by faithelise
This is a true story about a girl who lost her dad and had a chance to say goodbye but didnt.

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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...
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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.

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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.

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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.
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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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Petals and Pain
Flowers of blood, in my body, they grow. Petals and pain, was it all worth it, though?Β 
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Fertile Ash
Story by AlexanderMo
Eric and Joe are activists, but they don't march or hold picket lines. They expose the lies and hypocrisy of "Raze," an eco activist group promoting suicide as a means to a greener earth.
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Man
Poem by Itzel920
What is a father?
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My Memories of Fall
Story by lilianaaudrey
Bits and pieces of my thoughts collided with a short sweet story of a 14 year old girl who misses her mother.
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Was It Me? Pt. 5
Story by 505771
I hope you are all doing well, and if not I hope things get better for you, but anyways enjoy part 5 of my series.
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Trust Issues
Musing by TheRealG_A
Sometimes when you love somebody you are always there for them and be there with them you know what I mean..i mean is that not love...or am i wrong to love someone that don't love me.YOU ARE BEAUTIFUL
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Here Is to the Future
Story by why_now
to the future, i hope you're filled with smiles and happiness
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Sorry, wrong person
Poem by Chloe
It's always the wrong person.
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Mask
Poem by Joy Swang
You are hiding something and no one knows about that.
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We're Never That Far Apart
Poem by Chloe
This is a short poem about losing someone you love
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I'm not crazy
Story by Chloe
This story is about a teenage girl named Haylie who's a mild schizophrenic and experiences an episode while going on a walk through the park in a spring evening.
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Insecure.
Story by why_now
More about me......
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Sergeant Kelly
Story by IanG
In a town in Britain, women are living in fear after two murders. Will the killer strike again? Why are the police taking so long to catch him?
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September Sea
Story by MarkALucas
An autumnal seaside story
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Life of a Soldier #2: Perless Struggle for Survival
What happens when the soldier was thrown into a famine that was known to starve thousands upon millions?
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She Let Go
Story by SilverOaks
She felt unwanted and unloved by all those around her. So she didn't want to be here anymore
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The Silence Outside
The streets outside are silent now.
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Why?
Story by shortstory101
A child who cannot take it anymore and just wants her mother...
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Who?
Story by shortstory101
A boy who is too young to understand this pain...
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Sometimes Love Ends With Death
Story by SilverOaks
Two lovers. The world would never accept them as they are.
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The Life of a Soldier #1 : The Rebellion
A war is coming. And we shall be the warriors who build this town.
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people
Story by dreamsβ„’
"Who did this? This is horrible!" "People. People did."
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You Lie
Poem by Annielol399
The pain of a never ending toxic relationship.. even when you're over, are you ever really over?
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Do I Love You?
Poem by 505771
Taking a small break and writing a poem. This is also something I wrote when was around 9.
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Was It Me? Pt. 4
Story by 505771
Hi feeling a little better than I usually am because I just got in a relationship and I am very happy with it, so this pat might be a little more happy-ish. πŸ’›πŸ˜Š
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1955
Story by polaroid
A nineteen-year-old boy in the 1950's confesses his feelings for his best friend only to be drafted into the Cold War.
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Was It Me? Pt. 3
Story by 505771
Hi, hope you are all enjoying my little series!πŸ–€
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Fallen Angel pt.2
Poem by Oxygen
A continuation of my first poem called Fallen Angel.
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Was It Me? Pt. 2
Story by 505771
Hi, btw I am not 14 like my account says, I am 12, I just accidentaly did the wrong date, please don't bully me about it. Anyways, Enjoy! (if you have not read part one, read it now!)
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Empty
Poem by Oxygen
I feel so empty
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Never Alone
Story by joeygetsreal919
After Natty's mom dies from Natty's father's abuse, Natty needs to live with him and not suffer the same fate as her mom. Along with this, she finds that she is now alone in the world.
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Dear Mom
Story by jhatlen
Words I have always been scared to say.
PG
Was It Me?
Story by 505771
Too lazy sorry. I wrote this around when I was 7 years old, I am now 12.
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Dear Girl
Poem by sidney
For school we had to write a poem and this is just something I came up with
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A Letter to the Dead
Story by Bbertie3
This is for my mum.
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My Father
Story by Caren Allister
Linda is sitting in her room, hearing her parents fight. Linda's father Vernon had expected her mother to have dinner ready for him. This story criticises traditional stereotypical gender roles.
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Lady Bu Limia
Story by Caren Allister
This short story deals with the eating disorder bulimia. The narrator describes her feelings and the ambivalent relationship she has with her illness.
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Pretty Girl
Poem by sidney
A story about me and my inner thoughts
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Regrets
Story by jhatlen
We all have them... These are mine.
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Color Changing Room
Story by Rustedsoul
The paint of the room used to change according to her choice. Though she had limited options to choose
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Addict's Daughter
Story by jhatlen
Through the eyes of an addict's daughter.
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I'm Fine
Story by lils
A short story about suffering on your own.
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My Boy Is Gone Part 1: The Waitress
Story by Durandal
Crystal is a single mom and the thing she loves the most is her son, Tommy. But when she comes home from work...
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Not Everything Is Found~ All Chapters in one
Loveees Hope you like all the chapters! Only $9.99
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Searching
Story by negatorri
My name is Monique. I'm 12... 13 in a month. I have wasted the last two years of my life
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Sorry
Story by kcwillbethere01
Mya-Livia said "Sorry", that's her last word.
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Deepest Dephts
Story by negatorri
Just how I'm feeling at the moment I guess :/