Memoir stories, books, poems, and more

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At the beginning of my senior year in college, I was still not sure of my emotional and physical needs. On one hand, I wanted to be like other girls; find a boy who would love me and be mine forever. But something didn’t feel right about that. In my… Read More

Short Story / Thrillers

November 29, 2017

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All around me, I saw fear in their eyes. Read More

Tags: drama, memoir

How I was Ensnared in Seminary When I was eleven, a friend of mine, called Mauro, asked me if I  wanted to go in a summer camp run by friars, in Arenzano a Ligurian sea resort Ok I answered  so we went. First evening not even an… Read More

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A true life story of a young adult seeking answers in form of a memoir. Read More

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Very short piece, probably doesn't make any sense to anyone but me. Apologies if it's difficult to read. Comments appreciated. Read More

Poem / Memoir

November 13, 2017

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Gotta end that writer's block somehow. The week is long. Read More

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this is the story of my incredible encounter when meeting my mom's biological family. i had to write this memoir in ela class and i actually really enjoyed it as a personal piece. hope you enjoy! Read More

Tags: family, memoir

My name is Zeni Rozenstein and I'm an 82 year old Holocaust survivor. I experienced many horrors in my life, and this short tells just the beggining of it all. Read More
All they want is to know you, so why are you afraid? Read More

Book / Non-Fiction

September 25, 2017

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This has been my life. From living in an Asian country at the age of 11 to travel and my life in between the cracks. Read More
A personal memoir of my experiences leading up to and during Operatioin Iraqi Freedom 1. I Will be writing four more chapters which go into the first year of my platoon's deployment during the invasion of Iraq. Read More

Short Story / Other

September 24, 2017

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A man struggles to accept the daunting truth about his fate as he spirals into madness. Read More

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what people don't see in me, it is here.... Read More

Tags: memoir, me, real

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Victorina is the story about a loving, hard working lady who at the age of 11 experienced a mysterious epileptic attack. The onset of epilepsy prevented her from completing primary school. She went on to struggle with her illness and life. Was never held back from any adventures due to… Read More

Book / Other

August 22, 2017

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Tags: memoir

This manuscript is an autobiography. While I am only 37 years old, I have had a lifetime of interesting experiences. I grew up in Europe. My parents were in the military. I talk about my experiences growing up. Then I joined the military. I was a nuclear missile commander. I… Read More
Dallas Police Officer Lorne Ahrens was among the five killed on July 7, 2016, when they were ambushed by a gunman after the Black Lives Matter protest march. He was my friend. Read More

Tags: memoir

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When I dropped out of university in my final year to pursue a full-time career in art, I knew I was going to lose everything. Little did I know that I was also going to lose my sanity. A lot of people would ask me why I didn’t finish the… Read More

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A favorite Cajun musician of mine has passed ... he will be sorely missed ..... :( Read More

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Short memoir piece from a longer series, "Love Under 22" Read More

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Comments: 1

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This is the story of a man who was over seven and a half feet tall. Read More

Short Story / Memoir

June 06, 2017

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a non-fiction memoir based on a painful experience Read More

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C-5 Galaxy Dreams Read More

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I’ve never been ashamed of my passion for sex. Everything about it resembles a masterpiece, moans become a gentle or deafening soundtrack, the backdrop resembles a bed post or a car or a freshly wiped kitchen counter. Cue the lack of lights, and set the stage for pleasure. I’m seventeen… Read More

Poem / Memoir

May 14, 2017

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This poem states the eagerness and the wish that one soul has for the other. The love the both had in them had made the lover turn into poet. Apart from everything, yet they think of turning into a new leaf with stronger hopes and magic moments and brighter dreams....… Read More
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