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My Waterman Roller Ball

- Sometimes one hesitates to tell a personal story because it exposes the authenticity of a person. If you’re a member of my family, or a colleague of mine, you’ve heard me tell parts of this story in...

By: Wordpusher715 | Category: Memoirs | Score: 5| Added: 07 Oct 2018

A Birthday Tribute For My Angel Face

- 32 years ago today at exactly 5:16 pm God blessed me with a beautiful, healthy 6lb. 9oz, 19" long angel. I named my angel Katherine Elizabeth. She was called Katy from the beginning unless she wa...

By: bella685 | Category: Memoirs | Score: 5| Added: 02 Jun 2017

Thing

- Adrian Gabardo   It’s been long since I last wrote to you, but its times like these, when my thoughts are so scrambled that I can’t think straight, that I need to pick up the pen and put these feel...

By: a_gabardo | Category: Romance | Score: 0| Added: 25 Oct 2016

Mama Didn’t Show Me How to Cope - Chapter 1

- I had about five minutes to think this over. Picture this: I’m sitting in the bathroom taking a dump, I have a case of diarrhea and stomach cramping due to having a stomach infection that occurred rig...

By: marigolds | Category: Memoirs | Score: 5| Added: 24 Jun 2016

Mama Didn’t Show Me How to Cope

- I. Depression /dəˈpreSH(ə)n/ noun A mental condition characterized by feelings of severe despondency and dejection, typically also with feelings of inadequacy and guilt, often accompanied by...

By: marigolds | Category: Memoirs | Score: 5| Added: 23 Jun 2016

Adderall, or the Cynical Liberalism of College

- Nobody ever loved me more than I loved myself when I was still addicted to Adderall. Even now I hesitate to say the word “addiction” – part of me, I think, still believes I can control it. That I’m ...

By: veritas | Category: Musings | Score: 4.3| Added: 09 May 2016

Kith, Kin & Atrocities

- Have you ever seen God?! But I have seen many times!! Now my father is doing absolutely fine but few years ago, that morning around 5.45 AM, I got a phone call from my cousin who said my father is si...

By: sreeharithej | Category: Memoirs | Score: 3.3| Added: 16 Feb 2016

The Crash

- EARLY SUMMER, 2013 This was simply too awesome to really comprehend. I just couldn't believe that it was finally me instead of someone else as it usually was. It had always been stories of good f...

By: AuthorJon | Category: Memoirs | Score: 4| Added: 20 Jan 2016

Rachel

- Rachel You were always with us Bossing and watching Fussing and giving your love  Threatening to tell Honey If I didn't agree You were more than a friend More than family Then one aft...

By: maryruth | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 05 Nov 2015

The Dogs of Iraq

- I remember the barking and howling of the dogs. Not the average, neighborhood dog that barks at the mailman and has somehow gotten off of its chain, but wild, feral dogs. Never seen, only heard. D...

By: Jerseyboy1316 | Category: Memoirs | Score: 0| Added: 20 May 2014

Fishing Assunpink Lake

- Fishing the Assunpink One of my favorite times of the year when I was younger was, no surprise, summer. School was out: I didn’t have to worry about homework, grades, or any projects for at least ...

By: Jerseyboy1316 | Category: Memoirs | Score: 0| Added: 19 May 2014

My Memories of My Mother

- My Memories of My Mother I lost my life long best friend who was also my mother in March 2013. The memories I have of Mom go from laughter and sorrow to tears and anger but because she was my best ...

By: azjudy | Category: Memoirs | Score: 5| Added: 14 Dec 2013

Stop from being bullied

- I grew up in a pessimistic family where my parents imagine the worst outcome in a situation and that outcome would always turn out to be true. At first I thought they were psychic and that they predic...

By: tamaoser | Category: Memoirs | Score: 5| Added: 15 Sep 2013

My First Kiss

- I have a granddaughter who will be thirteen this year. We were sitting at her kitchen table the other day talking about school, boys and her friends. We have some very open and frank discussions. I d...

By: frogprince | Category: Memoirs | Score: 4.9| Added: 23 Jul 2013

And the Ceiling Came Tumbling Down

- For the first ten years of my life, I lived in a Sears and Roebuck ‘mail order’ frame house built by my grandfather, a carpenter who died before I was born. While I was but a wee, callow youth, may...

By: Rumple_deWriter | Category: Memoirs | Score: 5| Added: 01 Jul 2013

Coal-Miner

- Coal-Miner Thirty year old powerloader Brian, stood amidst the crowd of jabbering miners as they waited to descend in the cage. His aching slightly overweight frame already fatigued with the str...

By: bri54 | Category: Memoirs | Score: 5| Added: 18 Apr 2013

Torquay

- It takes a while to wake up. Consciousness has to wade through swirling fudge before it arrives for duty, as do new thoughts and last night's recollections. My bloodless legs have been elevated, for s...

By: andyscribe | Category: Humor | Score: 5| Added: 02 Jul 2012

voyage into the unknown

- Part one: I sat in the train carriage feeling separated from the scene around me. I was starting my journey by rail down to Dover; across the Channel by ferry, across France to Marseilles, then by ...

By: courage2bfree | Category: Flash Fiction | Score: 5| Added: 17 May 2012

No Control

- My beginning: No control. Outside the window, the cold wind is howling and whipping back forth. Inside, deafening electronic music is pounding while dozens of drunken college kids slam their heads ...

By: tjwell01 | Category: Young Adult | Score: 4| Added: 16 May 2011