I Lost Someone to a Heroin Overdose

This is for anyone who needs to express their side of a heroin overdose. Take time read a story, leave a story YOU ARE NOT ALONE 233 People

    I met someone that I could honestly spend the

    rest of my life with. No matter how cliche it sounds, it was love at first sight. It was a whirlwind romance. We were together only a short period of time, however; it was the happiest I had ever been in my life. He was exactly what I wanted in a man; loving, caring, thoughtful...
    rsw3323 rsw3323
    26-30, F
    Nov 6, 2014

    I lost my little brother 08/07/13,

    he was 26. Defiantly the worst day of my life. He had struggled with heroin for about 2 years but for last year he was mostly better. He overdosed the day after Christmas 2011. That was when we all found about him doing heroin. Don't get me wrong we partied together for...
    aer139 aer139
    31-35, M
    4 Responses Jan 12, 2014

    Philip Seymour Hoffman R.

    I.P. 💔 What are some of your favorite performances? Comedy: He steals the show in a small role in "Along Came Polly"
    MissAnthony MissAnthony
    41-45, F
    1 Response Feb 5, 2014

    I Married An Addict

    Thirty years ago I was living in London. I got very close to my   gay neighbor and met his brother: Andrew was nine year older than me ( I was 26), a successful graphic artist, gorgeous, educated and smart and just out of rehab for heroin. Romance followed, we had a wonderful...
    vitabeata vitabeata
    56-60, F
    11 Responses Jan 4, 2012


    She was my best friend, we were sixteen. Being stupid little teenagers we were just chilling at her house. And her boyfriend of the time told us about this bomb *** **** that we should try. We had never tried heroin but we decided to give it a try. We had a blast but I noticed...
    XLunaXLovegoodX XLunaXLovegoodX
    26-30, F
    7 Responses Dec 2, 2009


    Heroin has always been in my life. Only recently has it left [almost three years]. It started with my mother, and stole her from me with the aid of Meth, cocaine, LSD, all of that, as well as vodka, whiskey and absynthe. She did not die, but she was not a mother. I would have...
    xXxAnonymousxWriterxXx xXxAnonymousxWriterxXx
    18-21, M
    7 Responses Jun 30, 2011

    The Walking Dead

    I knew he was dead before he did. I couldn't help him. Pale green faced and skin and bone. Emaciated.  I feel so much sadness and guilt  that I didn't have the strength to care for him at the end but his lifestyle was horrific. I was even scared to look at him when he popped...
    lellesbelle lellesbelle
    46-50, F
    3 Responses Jul 25, 2010

    I lost my little brother

    and his girlfriend July 9th 2013 to heroin overdoses. It's the hardest thing I've ever had to go through. We were very close. My heart still hurts every day.
    darlenerobinson13 darlenerobinson13
    41-45, F
    3 Responses Dec 5, 2013

    Lost him on August 19,

    2015. He was my best friend David I posted things about him before on here, he was a goof ball haha... I still can't believe he's gone so many things bring back memories I had with him.
    brenda4696 brenda4696
    18-21, F
    Mar 6, 2016

    What He Never Knew Kills Me.

    I dont have very memories of my childhood. I hear I was a happy kid but the things I do remember were not very happy. Im not the type to share my feelings with everyone, especially something as private as the death of my father, but its getting harder day by day to keep a strong...
    wwdove wwdove
    22-25, F
    2 Responses Nov 10, 2013

    My best friend overdosed a day

    before her 18th birthday. Like many others, she thought that she had it under control. Rest in Christ's Peace Zenah Santina & Casper Santina
    TeenMamaRoo TeenMamaRoo
    18-21, F
    1 Response Apr 1, 2014

    Funeral is today.... Can someone tell me the

    history of heroin? How it came to be abused.
    redheadedmelly redheadedmelly
    26-30, F
    Jul 2, 2015

    Heroin Addicts Are Not An Archetype, One Of My Good Guy Friends Wasn't.

    I've known this kid since I was 16 and he was 18. Very calm, sweet, and intelligent guy. He's always been very interested in drugs. He countlessly argued with all of us how he researches them and does them safely no matter how many times we'd disagree with drugs being great and...
    alisaryl alisaryl
    1 Response May 15, 2011

    watching that show intervention.

    wish I would have had the type of family that would of did an intervention for my big brother. **** heroin
    chapter7 chapter7
    36-40, F
    Aug 25, 2015

    Friend Died Of Heroin.

    Just recently I found out my friend died of a O.D on heroin. I had just seen him like 5 days before he left this Earth. He was trying to get clean but relapsed. He went in to the hospital and after being there for only the night they sent him home. He died the next day. It's sad...
    deleted deleted
    2 Responses Oct 13, 2013

    I lost my son, 30 years old,

    just before the holidays, Dec. 18th, 2013. He and I were very close, he was successful, but had this feeling of no self-worth. He had been on and off with ALL drugs and had been sober for about 36 days. I had taken over his finances, everything was looking better, and then...
    donnalittlekitty donnalittlekitty
    56-60, F
    6 Responses Apr 2, 2014

    My Son Died At 22 From Heroin OD

    My son died from heroin overdose, only 2 weeks after his 22 birthday. I came back from work and found his lifeless body, collapsed face down in bed. Nothing helped to bring him back. Our painful journey started 5 years ago. My son started smoking pot, then progressed to...
    Svet060313 Svet060313
    41-45, F
    10 Responses Jul 13, 2013

    My Precious Son

    I got a phone call on the night of July 23rd,2009,come quick,there's something wrong with my son.I got in my car and when I got there a policeman came up to me and asked if I was his mother,I said yes and he said I'm sorry,your son is dead.Everything was like in slow motion,no,no...
    somanytears somanytears
    51-55, F
    8 Responses Sep 10, 2009

    Poem Found In The Room After He Died.

    Brandon was the love of my life, but the love of his life was heroin. He died 2 months ago, today. This poem was found in his room. I'm not sure if he wrote it or when. He signed the bottom, so I believe he did write it. "I Can Smell the Brown Spot on my Soul" Every time I get...
    goldilox1975 goldilox1975
    41-45, F
    2 Responses Aug 22, 2013

    tonight is the seven year anniversary of my

    brother getting his wings... seven years ago tonight he may have been roaming the streets, hustling to make money to buy his last hit of heroin.. he had Xanax in his system too, and cocaine.. his crackhead roommate found him later tonight, maybe two am, dead on the toilet...
    chapter7 chapter7
    36-40, F
    Sep 26, 2015

    I Miss You Everyday

    OK I have never shared my story so here goes x My beautiful brother Nicholas died of an overdose on the 6th of April 2003. This was and continues to be the worst day of my life. Nicholas was always a quiet and somewhat shy child, me on the other hand is confident and outgoing...
    rubysmum1234 rubysmum1234
    3 Responses Apr 11, 2013

    My one and only big brother.

    My hero. My childhood best friend. It is so hard to get up in the morning knowing I will never see him again and even though it has almost been a year and a half i am completely broken without him. It gets hard to breathe when I hear his name and I wake up with tears running...
    Kristinaaaa Kristinaaaa
    26-30, F
    4 Responses Jan 10, 2014

    My Best Friend

    It happened two years ago, a week from today. He was barely 16. Eager to do what was "cool." This guy wasn't just my best friend, he was basically the only family I had. Sure I had my mother and fathers. A mother who worked all the time, never once went to a parent teacher, or my...
    Caleb8D Caleb8D
    22-25, M
    2 Responses May 30, 2013

    I lost my best friend in 2012 due to a heroine

    overdose. They found him in his house and he was only 21 years old. To this day I still find it extremely hard to live life to its fullest since everything I do I think about how much more fun it would have been with my best friend there. I find it hard to sleep at night a lot...
    chens chens
    26-30, M
    1 Response Apr 29, 2014

    I lost my baby, my 18 year old son on October

    27, 2014 from a heroin overdose. I can hardly stand to even write this as the pain and loss is so unbearable.. I had to come back to work and his pictures are all around me from his whole life, he's so beautiful and such a great person. How could somebody that was so happy 4...
    SandyIndy SandyIndy
    56-60, F
    3 Responses Nov 13, 2014

    To Me You'Ll Always Be 18...

    We lost you our senior year. Our class clown. I remember coming in to my first hour, the first of two classes I shared with you, dreading it. I sat down, looked around the room, I saw the faces of the ones who knew, and the ones who where about to find out. Your chair was empty...
    battlewounds battlewounds
    18-21, F
    1 Response Feb 5, 2013

    I lost my best friend 11 months ago to a heroin

    overdose. I spoke to her that morning and said I wasn't going to work. She told me she would go in instead and she was making her lunch, excited to use her brand new lunch box she bought with me at a pampered chef party two weeks before. It was April 1st, 2013. The worst april...
    Marvall Marvall
    26-30, F
    1 Response Mar 6, 2014

    I don't know just where I'm going But I'm gonna

    try for the kingdom, if I can 'Cause it makes me feel like I'm a man When I put a spike into my vein And I'll tell ya, things aren't quite the same When I'm rushing on my run And I feel just like Jesus' son And I guess that I just don't know And I guess that I just don't know I...
    thomasxoxo thomasxoxo
    22-25, M
    2 Responses Apr 13, 2015

    I lost my little brother to a heroin overdose

    two years ago. He was nineteen, only a year younger than me. I had no memory of a life without him. He was my best friend and we were so close. I couldn't have asked for a better relationship with a sibling, and I'm saddened by those who take for granted that special bond. My...
    MonetChere MonetChere
    22-25, F
    6 Responses Aug 17, 2014

    My one and only older sister died in late April

    of last year from a heroin overdose. My mom found her lifeless body on the bathroom floor. I live 600+ miles away, so up until recently, I've been able to convince myself it never happened. But now the fact that I haven't talked to her on the phone or seen her in such a long...
    MookShanuk929 MookShanuk929
    36-40, F
    1 Response Feb 20, 2014

    so.. that faggit baldy gone!

    ! ooh feels good.. he is gone his online birthday gal is gone too! how cool is that?
    thewindofnavajos thewindofnavajos
    46-50, F
    Nov 18, 2015

    I lost my brother to a heroin overdose 2 months

    ago. He would have been 21 this past January. It is hard to believe that he is always gone. It has been my fear sense I was younger that one of my brothers was going to die from drugs. My oldest brother is not almost 2 years sober. Most recently, my family and I have began to...
    Caaroline Caaroline
    22-25, F
    11 Responses Feb 12, 2014

    My brother Jake had died at the age of 22 3

    months ago. He was found dead in his room from one of his coworkers who called the cops. My dad had shown up to my work and told me i needed to come home right away. I didn't know what was going on so I sat down on the couch once i got home and my mom and her boyfriend had...
    Justdyl28 Justdyl28
    18-21, M
    1 Response Aug 27, 2015

    lost the man i love to heroin this saturday.

    He stayd clean for seven years, but still lost the battle in the end. Just one more hit, was his last. I met him while he was sober a kind beautiful sweet person taken from me by monster called heroin. He was the love of my life. i think my heart may never heal. He could have...
    seeker33 seeker33
    36-40, F
    1 Response Nov 27, 2015

    I love heroin addiction.

    I love raping girls too lmao I also hate black people
    Revemola Revemola
    16-17, M
    1 Response Mar 16, 2016

    Here's my story: Although I cannot relate to

    the experience of those who are addicted or recovered from heroin, I can relate to those who are watching their loved ones fall. My cousin, who I love and look up to as a brother, who is so talented and smart, is battling the addiction of heroin. For months, he was living in a...
    bsmith1217 bsmith1217
    22-25, F
    1 Response Mar 2, 2014

    I lost a close childhood friend from an heroin

    overdose in August just two weeks after school start we had all the same classes and we so looking forward to this year I knew she did it I mean hell I tried it with her once but I hated it I felt sick my arm burned I just didn't enjoy it her name was Skyler she died August 13th...
    Dalia4ever Dalia4ever
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Mar 30, 2015

    Although it wasn't my family member,

    it was close enough. My best friend for over 28 years, someone I grew up with and made our own stupid mistakes together, who had our first babies 9 months apart, went through a divorce at the same time.... her baby died of a heroin overdose at the young age of 22. This was a...
    jlbab321 jlbab321
    41-45, F
    Jan 28, 2016

    My Cousin

    MY cousin was more like my brother he was one of the only people in my family that cared about me. I still remember everything that happened that day and it was almost 4 years ago. I was at my grandmas house and the phone rang. All I heard my mom say was "hello, wait?!, ok we'll...
    anb251999 anb251999
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Aug 2, 2013

    I just found out two days ago

    that one of my best friends died from a heroin overdose. She was 25. I miss her so much and I don't know what to do with myself. I hate this drug more than anything.
    Dustinj4mes Dustinj4mes
    26-30, M
    2 Responses Mar 19, 2014

    Lost My Daughter Aug 19 2013 To Heroin

    My daughter megan overdosed 3 days after shw turned 19...its been almost 3 weeks, and i still.am putting the story together..first i want to say, she graduated h.s. And was about to start college a few days ago..she was getting well.known in the flint area for her art, and had...
    myoranges myoranges
    41-45, F
    6 Responses Sep 8, 2013

    We met at work in 2011.

    He was charming, funny, and handsome. He had a crooked smile that could make anyone fall in love. He was the cool guy, the one people warned me about. "I heard he does drugs." I didn't care, though. I knew myself, well enough to know I wouldn't use drugs. Aside from smoking pot...
    followthesea followthesea
    26-30, F
    2 Responses Feb 20, 2015

    Soulmate Overdosed

     I found my soulmate dying in our hallway August 6th 2008. He had overdosed on $40.00 worth of heroin. He had recently got out of prison in June of 2008. He overdosed 3 days after his release. Luckily his friend found him. He checked into rehab 2 days later. He got out on...
    denverwind denverwind
    46-50, F
    8 Responses Aug 3, 2009

    Why Did I Do It?

    i went out with a group of mates about 4 of us in total,  we all got wasted and high on herion and some other stuff .i cant really remember what happened but i can remember dave was drivin an we went though the drive though at mc donalds. we were nearly home when the...
    runningtonowhere runningtonowhere
    18-21, F
    3 Responses Mar 11, 2010
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