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By Jordan Applegate
Justice Hemingway, a 16 year old girl, goes to high school in El Paso, Texas. Little did she know that a cute boy would walk into her ELA class and cause her heart to rise to heaven. The boy, Cody Silver, has cancer, and is slowly dying.
He only has 2 weeks to live unless he sticks to the...
Memoir assignment for Creative Writing Class about my cancer journey.
Essay | Updated Mar 12, 2014 | Reads: 85 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 1
After being diagnosed with cancer, Archie plans to fulfill everything listed to his new bucket list. Archie sells his car and sets out westward all on his own.
This is a poem that a wrote a few years ago. It is about a small girl who has cancer.
Poetry | Updated Mar 1, 2014 | Reads: 6 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 1
"Right here and now, as an old friend used to say, we are in the fluid present , where clear-sightedness never grunteed perfect vision" (Stephen King, Black House)
Right here; The light that's shining on me is as bright as the sun I wish I would've taken advantage of whilst I had the...
Novel | Updated Feb 17, 2014 | Reads: 10 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
By Josh Holmes
This poem is dedicated to the myriad of cancer patients around the world.
Connors girlfriend dies in a horrible twist of fate and feels like the only way to talk to her is to write to her. Elsie's background:Was diagnosed with Leukaemia at age 3 and was in and out of hospital until she was 14. From then she became rebellious, daring, life loving and bubbly until a...
Charlotte loves Andy more than life itself, always, its been Andy who has been her light. (I'm sorry if this sorry upsets anybody)
This is a short memoir about my mother who died after struggling with cancer for six months. She died on the 8th December 2013. My other account is katym1998
A mother loses her son to cancer(sorry if it upsets anyone)
Poetry | Updated Feb 6, 2014 | Reads: 26 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 4
Callie never thought she would stray from the
What if there was another place like this one? another earth? another you? where you existed? where you could change the mistakes? where you could fix the wrong steps? would you take the chance? what if...
By Bill Schultz
A man goes to wake of close friend that he hadn't seen in years.
I wrote this a long time ago. I believe before 2011, but I had been turning it over my head for sometime prior to that. I had gone to the wake of a friend's sister who had died...
Short Story | Updated Feb 1, 2014 | Reads: 9 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 1
A prognosis of six months to live turns out to be a gift. In this memoir, Muriel Vasconcellos tells the story leading up to the news that her breast cancer has spread and takes the reader on the path that eventually leads her to health and peace of mind. Thirty years later, she has outlived the...
My story and how my fight started!