I Faced Death As A Child

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 63 People

    If It Wasnt For Him

    The day I learned I was okay with dying was when I was 12. A friend of a friend got offended by something I said to him and choked me till I blacked out. IT WAS AWESOME!!!   yeah im twisted
    YoucancallmeJuliet YoucancallmeJuliet
    26-30, F
    3 Responses Dec 10, 2009

    In My First Weeks Of Life...

    I died 7 times... I am a Messianic Being who keeps returning to this dying mudball.
    TheRealWoman TheRealWoman
    31-35, F
    2 Responses Dec 10, 2009

    When Death Swept Thru My Community

    I was raised in a community and time much like "the Cleavers"; it was a simpler time, no divorce, a cocoon that kept us safe and a childhood that was free of worry. In addition, i was an only child and the first twelve years of my life were like a fairytale and i was...
    cpblue69 cpblue69
    51-55, F
    2 Responses Dec 6, 2009

    Death Sweeps My Community - Part 2

     the strangest news just arrived via e-mail and the timing is really weird - the neighbors i described in my story earlier this evening included ImaGene and K. Krause and their two sons Kyle and Kelly, their house and mine as well as two others were a core group who shared...
    cpblue69 cpblue69
    51-55, F
    Dec 6, 2009

    Life Is A Gift.

    Well, I'll list them in order. A few years ago my aunt told me that one day my mom was drunk, going somewhere on foot during the winter with me and happened to drop me (I was a baby.)and kept going.  She said that she heard my cries behind her house, came outside and found...
    WondersBeyondOurGalaxy WondersBeyondOurGalaxy
    26-30, F
    Mar 10, 2010

    How Natrual...

    As a child I was exposed to death from a very early age. It started at age two when me and my mother found my sister dead on the side of the road from a car accident. Then my Great-grandmother, whom I was very close to, died. Followed by most of my uncles and aunts and...
    CalesVoger CalesVoger
    18-21, M
    1 Response Dec 6, 2009

    Many Times...

    The first time I remember was when I was two. My mom kept saying she was going to have another baby. Until one day when she said she'd had a miscarriage. She was sad, so I mimiced her and I was sad too. After about another year my mom had my sister, who was later diagnosed with...
    extremelysociallyawkwardguy extremelysociallyawkwardguy
    16-17, M
    1 Response Oct 15, 2013


    I was born slightly prematurely, and feet-first, not head-first, so instead of getting my first breath of air I got a lungful of placenta... lovely, I know :P. My first few weeks were spent with lots of needles and stuff being poked in me and my parents were told I would end up...
    Elowynn Elowynn
    Jul 9, 2011


    Just living everyday we are facing death. We do not ever know how much time we have or what is going to happen. Sure i was in a lot of dangerous situations, but we all face death.
    Arorin Arorin
    22-25, M
    Mar 29, 2010

    Nadia My Sister , I Would Never Had A Chance To Know You ...

    I was only 2years old when my sister of 5months got sick and then died... 16years it has been, and From time to time, I sit and try to remember her .. My parents did never talk to me about her . I don't even know where she is buried. When I got married , and go through my family...
    francescaillegal francescaillegal
    22-25, F
    Sep 6, 2013
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