I Am Dieing

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 32 People

    I Hoped I Would Never Have To Write This

         Last Friday, I had surgery on my right eye to repair a detached retina.  All went well, although I will be blind in my right eye for about a month.  Nothing I can't live with.  However..........      Last Friday night, after I came home from the day surgery, I was...
    mewold mewold
    66-70, M
    100 Responses Jun 19, 2012

    I was suppose to be dead by now.

    Terminal diagnosis. We changed our lives so drastically to accommodate my death. That was 4 years ago. 2 years past estimated death. So every day I wonder if I will regress. I feel like there is death inside of me. But it's being held back. Why ? I'm not bedridden. I can go...
    Suckstobemee Suckstobemee
    41-45, M
    Aug 13, 2015

    Hope?

         Today, I went to my cardiologist and found out several things.  Some were good, some were bad, and all were interesting.      The good news is that my refraction faction (Please excuse my spelling.  And I am not sure that I even got the name right.  Some nurse...
    mewold mewold
    66-70, M
    109 Responses Oct 14, 2010

    Dying

    Dying,I am,Slowly,As soon as I was born,I started my journey,A long slow death,When all’s done,I’m dead,This part of the journey,My friend,Will be over.
    lazycrazybasket lazycrazybasket
    46-50, M
    1 Response Dec 6, 2011

    Why Now?

         Who is afraid of death?  Not me.  We all have to do it and I also believe that it isn't the end of my existence.  If I am wrong, I won't care.  If there is nothing after death, I will feed the animals that fed me.  I will return...
    mewold mewold
    66-70, M
    141 Responses Feb 17, 2010

    Moments

    (in my opinion) life is a series of moments or snapshots of our consciouness.the past is a memory and future (can be) full of hopes. after reading mewolds story, i can emphathize with him, I want to thank him for welcoming me to this site. Although I am not aware of my imminent...
    cjburke1974 cjburke1974
    56-60, M
    3 Responses Mar 21, 2010

    I have Chronic Heart Failure.

    I was taken to hospital earlier this year were I nearly died in the emergency room. During my stay in hospital my heart was restarted twice to correct arterial flutter and I'm now due to go back to hospital for an operation that has a good chance of fixing the flutter...
    Dropbear Dropbear
    46-50, M
    1 Response Aug 21, 2015
More Stories