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By Sheryl Letzgus Mcginnis
The Empty Chair shines the light on typical family holiday gatherings that are no longer typical when the family has lost a beloved child.
Essay | Updated Oct 27, 2013 | Reads: 45 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 1
By Elton Camp
Ned had a guilty look upon hearing his son's words
Poetry | Updated Oct 26, 2013 | Reads: 13 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
stream of consciousness of a little boy who has realised that he is about to grow up
The title says it all...this is a poem about the birth of my son. He was born 12/28/1992 via C-Section. Written October 22, 1998.
By Sam The Luminous
Simon is the middle child, the eldest being Eric and the youngest being Lacey. He feels left out, I mean who wouldn't? Imagine having to live in Eric's shadow, constantly being compared to his amazing acts. Simon can't deal with it anymore. And, you know, jealousy can make you do crazy things.
This is a short memoir I wrote in a point of view that switches up between now and when I was younger.
Miscellaneous | Updated Oct 17, 2013 | Reads: 33 | Comments: 2 | Likes: 2
By Sahar Hagh
This narrative essay is written in the occasion of the first anniversary of
By Midnight Cat Lonely Child
I try my best to stand tall eventhough on the inside im half dead. when you love and care about someone you always can tell.
By Farkas Spencer
A poem written a long time ago in a middle school based on a short story written shortly beforehand.
I wrote this years ago when I was 19 and in college. Yes, it was for a class. Much of the story is corny as hell but what gives. It's my first submission, for heaven's sake :P
I hope you like it!
Short Story | Updated Oct 11, 2013 | Reads: 22 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 1
WARNING: This is about child abuse. If this bothers or is a trigger for you, do not read this!
Lucas was born without the ability to speak, and after his mother dies, his father takes it out on him.
Short Story | Updated Oct 10, 2013 | Reads: 62 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
By Guy Illingworth
A short story with a twist.
(A joint project between a boy and his late father)
Short Story | Updated Oct 8, 2013 | Reads: 44 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 1
My childhood in a nutshell.
Poetry | Updated Oct 7, 2013 | Reads: 19 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 8
By R Safley
This is a living story about a dying art.
Essay | Updated Oct 2, 2013 | Reads: 58 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 3