Childhood stories, books, poems, and more

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Having lost her father while still young and going through hardships with her mother, Rebecca finds her dream come true. Read More

Tags: childhood, dream

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A poem of the innocence of childhood Read More
childhood lost Read More

Tags: childhood, poetry

Reads: 25

Comments: 3

Shelves: 2

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A poem about child abuse. I wrote this as a step toward cleansing myself of the trauma caused by the emotional, physical, psychological, and sexual abuse that I faced during my childhood. Read More

Short Story / Flash Fiction

September 08, 2018

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Comments: 6

Shelves: 3

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Flash Fiction inspired by the prompt THE KEY Read More
An ode to innocents. Read More
A story of a broken relationship between mother and child. Read More

Reads: 33

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close a door, open a window. Read More
A short story about childhood, nostalgia, broken bones and life. Read More
This is structured almost like a sonnet. I did say ALMOST. Read More
I used to see amish people on my greyhound trips home from college all the time. And at my current age i suppose i’m reckoning with what it means to be an adult. Read More
A poem that reveals a past of a traumatic life but rising through it on top. Read More
This is a nostalgic piece I wrote after watching a documentary on Vincent Van Gogh. Many of my childhood memories are woven into the poem. Read More
Written post-grief camp. Read More

Poem / Poetry

July 09, 2018

Reads: 38

Comments: 1

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the symbolism of childhood morphing into adulthood. Read More
Story little essay about my life, testing the water with my writing, so feel free to critique. Read More
In memory of my dear childhood friend. This short story is to bring awareness about BBS (Brittle Body Syndrome) and to tell the tale from an eye witnesses perspective on what actually happened one wierd day in a small town in West Virginia. Read More

Reads: 75

Comments: 2

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Words for the Wicked is a series of poems, exploring what it means to have grown out of your childhood too fast. It shows the strength it takes to become your own person and is an example of the different lessons I've learned in doing so. Read More

Reads: 61

Comments: 3

Shelves: 2

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Time took me on a journey to reflect. Read More
A poem about surviving, healing and growing. We are more than our pasts. Read More

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Forgiveness Read More

Tags: childhood

My short story revolves around bullying and karma. The idea of writing about this subject arose from my own school yard experience – not as a victim, as an assailant. When I was in elementary school, some of my classmates and I harassed a student named Kenny.… Read More
My personal story of my childhood abuse, neglect, and molestation by my Uncle and how that shaped me into the person I am today. Read More
Tickle My Funny Bone Comedy Writing Contest 2018

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