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No matter what we do in life, we will all experience this. We all will face one day when we have to describe her, but the fact is you can't because she makes you speechless every day. Read More

Book / Memoir

September 17, 2020

Reads: 30

this is the life of ruby. she was born in 2020 and will live her life through the climate changes we all have been warned about. read about how she deals with it, and how she fights for happiness and trying to still be optimistic. will she survive? what will… Read More

Book / Memoir

August 30, 2020

Reads: 233

a girl lives in 11 foster care homes until she “ages out” when she turns 18. she injures her back and becomes disabled. she does not want her future child to enter the foster care system, and she goes to an adoption agency and puts her unborn child up for… Read More

Chapter 1

Book / Memoir

August 22, 2020

Reads: 12

Clare is an average teenager entering into high school. She’s desperate to be accepted, while wanting nothing more than an escape from her reality. She finds safety and security in art and creative writing, but when she meets Sherry she’s able to combine her need for human interaction with her… Read More

Reads: 72

If you ever wondered what we folks wore in the 1990s ( in the US ) or if you just want to travel back in time to that decade that gave us such trends as grunge, retro and ultra baggy jeans, then let's go! Here I'll cover everything I saw… Read More

Book / Memoir

September 11, 2020

Reads: 150

The life story of Kevin Markey Read More

Book / Memoir

June 12, 2020

Reads: 223

Comments: 1

A 14-year-old German girl goes to work for her great-uncle at his portrait studio during her summer break in the summer of 1937. Read More

Book / Memoir

June 03, 2020

Reads: 325

Comments: 1

Shelves: 3

I guess I would like to give the world some sense of understanding of what it’s like to live and struggle with mental illness, addiction, abuse, sexual.. I don’t know how to name it. (It’s complicated). I guess partially unwilling promiscuity comes closest. If any of those aren’t your thing… Read More

Reads: 280

Watching Crew Dragon successful berthing at the ISS and laughing on Musk's “Trampoline is working” joke I remembered another events happening quarter of century ago: In June 1995 the Shuttle moored to the Mir Station and during 3 years 7 American missions to the Russian space station were accomplished. It… Read More

Reads: 152

Hotel Colibri, a luxurious establishment filled with peculiar occurances and rediculous situations. Let us look beyond the polished facade into the inner workings of the hotel. More specifically the work and misadventures of its employees. Read More

Book / Memoir

May 20, 2020

Reads: 101

In this captivating, humorous memoir, a son rises from abject poverty with a single parent Hispanic mother to become a lawyer. But gnawing at him throughout his life "like a simmering pot of water ready to boil" is not knowing his father. Finding Joe Adams is a biography that reads… Read More

Book / Memoir

May 11, 2020

Reads: 110

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

This is the beginning of my personal story. Leaving my home country of El Salvador and coming to the United States as an immigrant. The short account of this trip describes the story we have heard over and over on the news. This is my version and it pauses with… Read More

Reads: 174

Shelves: 1

My name is William L. Ingram. That's the name I was born with. That’s the name on my birth certificate, but it’s not the name I grew up with or used for the first 21 years of my life. Finding Heaven In The Dark is the title of my award… Read More

Reads: 196

A story of two women who are two generations apart. The elder woman struggles through life and enters her later years in a senior citizens high-rise apartment building, while the younger woman experiences several years of questionable conduct before returning home to begin a new and better life. The two… Read More

Reads: 401

Life-long friendship between two siblings. The younger sibling (the sister) helps her brother throughout their entire childhood years. And the brother finally gets his chance to repay her kindness by saving her (and himself) during a deadly snowstorm. Read More
Callers can arrive at one’s doorstep in the form of either heroes or villains, good or bad, likeable or dislikeable, intelligent or dim, rich or poor, healthy or beset with an ailment. Once I even played host, unwittingly, to a murderer! We all have our own stories, all unique. Mine… Read More

Book / Memoir

April 13, 2020

Reads: 221

Bittersweet memories from my mostly unhappy childhood. And not necessarily in chronological order. Read More

Chapter 24

Book / Memoir

August 16, 2020

Reads: 838

Comments: 2

Memoir of my teenage years in Hawaii, names changed for various reasons Read More
Taiwanese indigenous writer Faisu Mukunana writes about her childhood, translated by Dr. Yao-Chung Tsao. Photo by Guillaume Briard. This excerpt is from her book Dear Ak'i, Please Don't Be Upset(translated by Dr. Tsao Yao-Chung) Read More

Chapter 12

Book / Memoir

September 13, 2020

Reads: 474

'The Connect' is my book to my readers. It is my most selfless book and most personal book I've ever written. A book full of many different scenarios that happen in our lives complimented with a touch of my own personal experiences to ensure that the reader can connect with… Read More

Book / Memoir

March 02, 2020

Reads: 172

This is part one of my memoir growing up in NZ. Read More

Book / Memoir

February 28, 2020

Reads: 577

Shelves: 1

#true, #real, #fact

Book / Memoir

February 20, 2020

Reads: 463

Peek into the life of a girl whose body really isn't her own. Read More

Book / Memoir

February 15, 2020

Reads: 106

Global inequality, uses modernization to build on dependence. it looks like a vicious circle that will offer only a few gifted or innovative humans an opportunity. Adequate distribution of global wages is a nice thought. Read More

Chapter 1

Book / Memoir

February 06, 2020

Reads: 122

My Relationship with this man who claims to love me but abuses me daily. Read More

Chapter 1

Book / Memoir

January 24, 2020

Reads: 110

VIP Refugees is the ongoing story of one family’s journey across 18 months and 100,000s of miles—and counting—without a country to call home. To stop the kidnapping of their oldest three daughters, Elissa and Paul must find a way to leave the U.S. and rescue them from their West African… Read More

Reads: 143

memoirs designed to tell my kids and grandkids why i am! Read More

Book / Memoir

December 09, 2019

Reads: 177

chasing castles will be a creative nonfiction memoir. Read More

Chapter 6

Book / Memoir

December 31, 2019

Reads: 381

This is the story of KING LOUIS XVII, the uncrowned king of France. He is the child of King Louis XVI of France and Queen Marie Antoinette. The Royal family is kept prisoners when the French Revolution starts. This is the story of the boy's harsh sufferings and ordeals as… Read More

Reads: 5299

Comments: 3

Shelves: 1

This is the grim chronicles of a third shift cashier, customer service superhero, and a corporate doormat. *This tale takes place eight or nine years ago. I worked nights at The GasHole for two years, and it nearly broke me. I can't even imagine what those in the Customer Service… Read More

Chapter 1

Book / Memoir

November 19, 2019

Reads: 266

Book / Memoir

October 21, 2019

Reads: 795

At the age of 13 her life split and as life continued she was torn between who she once was and who she was becoming, who was she ? While battling the demons of mental illness, heartbreak, financial issues and identifying a lack of self expression she found her answers.… Read More

Chapter 6

Book / Memoir

November 28, 2019

Reads: 464

Comments: 33

Shelves: 1

A journal on what I can only see as madness. Cover image: pixabay.com. Read More

Book / Memoir

October 02, 2019

Reads: 318

Shelves: 1

Reads: 548

Comments: 1

Shelves: 2

In 1971, Frank Henderson left his home and his new wife, Nancy, to fight in the Vietnam War. As you will read, the distance would neither quell their passion nor stop their love. Instead, in the face of such adversity, the love that Nancy and Frank shared would grow. Through… Read More

Featured Review by Chuck Bartok

"I have purchased this book and two others. They are an awesome testimony to LOVE and Frank is a wonderful example of a Real Man. The two of you ..." Read More

Reads: 123

On April 7th , 1986 Jeffery Christopher Michael Haliwell was born prematurely at 6:45 a.m. at the Sutherland Rosie Villa Community Hospital in RosieVilla, California. By April 12th, 1986 everyone in his life thinks he is dead because his lungs and heart have stopped beating several times and the doctors… Read More
This beautiful story is about a 4-pound, adorable Maltese, who amassed 500,000 air miles traveling with his owner. Due to the nature of her work, he often faced dangerous situations. The reader experiences Bacci’s adventures from his point of view and perceptions. Read More

Reads: 3233

Comments: 15

Shelves: 3

The first of four books sharing a lifelong love affair. Based on the letters I found written to me by my husband during the Vietnam War in 1971. Read More

Featured Review by Jean Lagace

"Three months into your eighteenth and not even 6 months of dating. A bit young to get married. Hope this story will prove it worked out nicely i..." Read More

Book / Memoir

July 13, 2019

Reads: 114

the next phase Read More