I Faced Death As A Child

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 62 People

    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


    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


    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

    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
    18-21, M
    1 Response Oct 15, 2013

    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

    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

    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

    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

    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
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