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Bookworm - Part 1 Of 3 by Clyde Donard

Bookworm - Part 1 Of 3

By Clyde Donard

How I got interested in reading, and what I read from an early age. (British.)

Article | Updated Apr 29, 2009 | Reads: 94 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0

Go West Young Man! (Part Four - Final) by Clyde Donard

Go West Young Man! (Part Four - Final)

By Clyde Donard

The final part of my account of arriving in Massachusetts from Ireland in 1970

Article | Updated Apr 28, 2009 | Reads: 93 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: ireland, cambridge, massachusetts, cambridge, massachusetts, boston, bicycle, old, harbor, customs, trunk, durgin-park, canoes, clam, chowder, belfast, new, england, united, states

All The Way Down by Deltz

All The Way Down

By Deltz

This is something I wrote about my experience with drugs. I started writing it almost 6 years ago when I first quit what was, at the time, a major addiction I had no idea, nor care to do anything about. Contains swearing.

Article | Updated Apr 26, 2009 | Reads: 119 | Comments: 2 | Likes: 1
Tags: satire, drugs, cocaine, overdose, life, depression, health, cannabis, dope, epic, fail, insanity, schizophrenia, perspective

Go West Young Man! (Part Three) by Clyde Donard

Go West Young Man! (Part Three)

By Clyde Donard

This is the third of four articles relating my arrival in Massachusetts from Ireland in 1970.

Article | Updated Apr 22, 2009 | Reads: 84 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0

The Truth About Dreams...... by Rero

The Truth About Dreams......

By Rero

dreams we all have it, some bad, some good, and some we wish we didn't have.

Article | Updated Apr 20, 2009 | Reads: 84 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: romace, truth, dreams

Go West Young Man! (Part Two) by Clyde Donard

Go West Young Man! (Part Two)

By Clyde Donard

This continues the story of my arrival in the USA from Ireland in 1970.

Article | Updated Apr 12, 2009 | Reads: 87 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: ireland, usa, united, states, boston, cambridge, massachusetts, harvard, photographs, photography, charles, river

Go West Young Man! (Part One) by Clyde Donard

Go West Young Man! (Part One)

By Clyde Donard

I've decided to post here some excerpts from my memoirs, as well as some oddball stuff, mainly written some time ago, since lately I've been concentrating on the novels. For more info, visit http://www.clydedonard.com We'll start with my arrival in the USA at the age of 26. I thought this might ...

Article | Updated Apr 11, 2009 | Reads: 133 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: travel, atlantic, crossing, arrival, new, world, united, states, boston, cambridge, massachusetts, irish

Welcome To The Wall

By Danielle Lalonde

Musings on the beloved hole I called home...

Article | Updated Mar 24, 2009 | Reads: 107 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 3
Tags: childhood, memoir, small, town, complaints, musings, humor, short, story

In The Mind Of A Female Gender

By Mabel Showers

I have ound that in my years that all things are done for a reason!

Article | Updated Feb 24, 2009 | Reads: 94 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 1
Tags: please, be, kind, enough, to, rate, and, leave, a, comment, your, opinion, is, greatly, appreciated

Alan's Foolish Chess Claim

By Chessspy

A true story about an incident that happened on a building site in London at the start of the last recession

Article | Updated Dec 21, 2008 | Reads: 91 | Comments: 2 | Likes: 1
Tags: chess, true

CELEBRATING AN ANGEL...

By Nombies

This is a long overdue tribute to my grandmother, Tutu Lenah Ntombizonke Tshangela. She turned 80 in April this year and I wrote this “thank you” piece on 02 Jan 2007. I wish I could be to her just a quarter of what she has been to me. Thank you for helping me share this with her and ...

Article | Updated Dec 15, 2008 | Reads: 102 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 1

When Missing Should Be Not... by Fletcher

When Missing Should Be Not...

By Fletcher

When terrible periods in life are over, what do you remember...?

Article | Updated Dec 10, 2008 | Reads: 76 | Comments: 2 | Likes: 0

Chasing The Olympic Dream by Steve Littlewood

Chasing The Olympic Dream

By Steve Littlewood

When training for the 1992 Olympics (High Board Diving), I moved to London to be coached by a former diving World Champion. However I quickly ran out of money. The following story details how through persistence and doggedness I landed a prime job and was able to complete my training.

Article | Updated Dec 9, 2008 | Reads: 138 | Comments: 2 | Likes: 2
Tags: sport, olympics, training, determination, "sports, dream"

Confessions Of A Nanowrimo Fiend

By Alquimista

My experiences with Nanowrimo

Article | Updated Dec 2, 2008 | Reads: 120 | Comments: 5 | Likes: 2

Diairo De Una Mujer Normal Y Corriente by Alba

Diairo De Una Mujer Normal Y Corriente

By Alba

He vivido tantas cosas

Article | Updated Nov 13, 2008 | Reads: 122 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0


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