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11 Part 2

By clewis2002

The continuation or how I was abused, my life ruined in a few hours

Essay | Updated Dec 22, 2014 | Reads: 4 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: abuse, fear, true, story

How To Teach Hemingway

By jsv922

A few words on Ernest Hemingway

Essay | Updated Dec 22, 2014 | Reads: 1 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 1
Tags: hemingway, teaching, students, high, school

11 by clewis2002

11

By clewis2002

At 11 my life was ruined forever, by 3 people I will never know. I was 11.. and my safe place and childhood was stolen

Essay | Updated Dec 22, 2014 | Reads: 11 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: abuse, horror, true, story

Undisclosed Energy

By Mnicorata

This essay I wrote was personal but yet at the same time public. I believe everyone has their own creative energy reserve that if they just tap into it, anything is possible.

Essay | Updated Dec 5, 2014 | Reads: 13 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: personal, memoir, essay, spiritual, motivation

My Twin Sister Holly Didn't Live Too Long

By Molly Neville

I lived but Holly didn't and I don't know why but she died soon after we were born.

Essay | Updated Dec 4, 2014 | Reads: 19 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0

The Rose Garden - I Don't Mind

By msngo1

When Eva finally accepts that she is able to slip between centuries and see and talk to the inhabitants from hundreds of years ago, she soon finds herself falling for Daniel, a man who lived - and died - long before she herself was born.

Essay | Updated Nov 23, 2014 | Reads: 17 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0

A Simple Yet Complex Philosophy

By Mnicorata

A journal entry I wrote a long time ago but I believe it holds some truth in my own personal philosophy of life, and it entails what I believe in thoroughly. When I go back and read it, it still holds with me as if I inspired my own self.

Essay | Updated Nov 7, 2014 | Reads: 21 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 1
Tags: personal, memoirs, philosophy, humanism, nature, life, liberty, happiness, hope

Tahiti, Timeless Paradise

By Embridge

I was about to make a life-changing journey from safe little New Zealand to meet the man of my dreams. This story relates the first step, a much looked forward-to, 3 day stopover in the magical isle of Tahiti. All did not quite go as I had imagined...

Essay | Updated Nov 5, 2014 | Reads: 8 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: tahiti, stopover, hut, hotel, te, puna, bel, air

Lonely And Overwhelmed

By h00tywh0

This is really not meant for other people to read. I needed to write this. Just a brief story of the mistakes and choices I have made over the last 7 years. If you want to read it feel free, but you probably will not finish it.

Essay | Updated Oct 30, 2014 | Reads: 44 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0

Sober

By Ceegee

Sobriety is a fucking monster.

Essay | Updated Oct 26, 2014 | Reads: 89 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: sober, death, memoir, essay, true, life

Panic

By Forcollegeapplications

This is my memoir, "Panic", published on this site for my college applications.

Essay | Updated Oct 24, 2014 | Reads: 51 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0

Sink Or Swim

By Quinn Halleck

A personal statement written to express my view on life.

Essay | Updated Oct 14, 2014 | Reads: 69 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0

Update From New York City

By Patricia Mcgurk Martin

Copy of My Correspondence to a Family Member for My Public Record (and Personal Safety) Dear Ada, why do you think I am choosing a difficult path? I don't feel I have chosen any of my life, that I really am fighting for the right to live it at all, let alone in freedom without brutal coercion fr...

Essay | Updated Oct 8, 2014 | Reads: 14 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: personal, memoir, patricia, louise, mcgurk

Overcoming Deafness by Jacob Cheek

Overcoming Deafness

By Jacob Cheek

This essay is about cover coming adversity and facing my fears

Essay | Updated Oct 6, 2014 | Reads: 30 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: college, essay

A Change Of Heart by Keeganherschel

A Change Of Heart

By Keeganherschel

It's been a while since you last saw her, but it still hurts. You question why you can't just be left alone, but you don't want to let go of the chance. Love is painful, as is letting go, and being stuck in between is a horrendous feeling.

Essay | Updated Oct 6, 2014 | Reads: 78 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 1
Tags: love, romance, breakup, recovery, therapy, change


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