Grandmother stories, books, poems, and more

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The first six lines are two haiku telling of the cycle all writers face. --- All others are me having fun with senryu poems. Read More
The story highlighted the value of grandmothers in the family. This story was written from my life experience. Read More
The old woman was a hard worker, and despite communication problems, we bacame friends. Read More

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One of life's biggest lessons. Read More
Mostly stories about Caroline & Rai, but some are just Caroline. She's a witch of the Harry Potter sort, who I've introduced to the SS continuity. Rai is (c) his player, as are other house/hotel characters. Also, I am not that great a making her sound British, but I try.… Read More
Over half a century after John Kennedy's assassination, on the night of my birthday, the memories of that day came back to me. I was a child returning from school in a small town in South America and had no idea who Kennedy was, so finding my grandmother crying by… Read More

Poem / Poetry

January 07, 2020

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For Grandma... Read More

Book / Non-Fiction

August 06, 2019

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An essay about my memories of childhood in my Grandmother's kitchen Read More
A child watches her grandmother's declining health. Read More
For an assignment in my Stress Management class, we were told to write an alphabet poem about someone we lost. At first, I didn't think I was going to take this assignment seriously, but then I started thinking about my grandma who passed away in 2004. Suddenly, this poem… Read More
We understand the real value of something when it is lost. Read More
Gwendolen was a young little girl of 9 years. She was tough and sporty. One day she just disappeared. Read More
Being a young girl who hates bugs but loves nature, read my journey walking through a forest and going to my grandmother's garden. Read More

Short Story / Memoir

January 04, 2018

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After the death of her grandmother, Trudy Johnston will do anything to make the after-life arrangements perfect. The funeral is all taken care of and prepared to her satisfaction, but the wake is her main concern. Her primary problem? Finding lemons to make her Nana’s famous lemon custard pie… Read More
A Grandmother kidnaps her Teenage Daughter's Infant Son. Read More
In a place without color, something strange happened. How do I know? A little girl told me so. Read More

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This story is about a child's love for her grandmother. The mode of the story is suspense/horror but at the end, it's worth-reading. Read More
Secondary character Frank acts as a narrator as we read his travel,blog describing his journey through Canada. His travel companions include his best friend, his best friend's wife and his best friend's wife's grandmother. Read More
A heartfelt story that came to me in a dream about grandmothers, daughters, granddaughters, nature, the passing of time and love between the generations. Read More
Loseing a loved one is hard thease are my thoughts and my feelings after loseising my grandmother. RIP Grandma your missed alot. Read More

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In Loving Memorie of my Grandmother because of your love for writing you inspired me to do the same. Rest in Peace Grandma this ones for you. Read More
I wrote this a few months ago when my maternal grandmother made her transition from this world. I was scheduled for surgery the week of her funeral and circumstances prevented me from flying home to attend her funeral. I wrote and recorded this and it was played at her funeral.… Read More
I used to fear death. I wanted to share a short story about the many unique experiences I had on my grandfather's farm when I was only six years old. The many things my grandfather taught me about life and ultimately about death. 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. How the molestation forever changed a five or six-year-old into a homosexual later in life. The negativity that arose as a result and all the… Read More
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