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25 Most Recent Memoir Short Stories

DOA? by Walt Hardester
Another hospital story ..
Dodger Blue by Laura Tamayo
Making a gift for the patriarch...
Doggy Doings and Other Matters by Karen Wilson
We are given the prospect of adopting a Maltese Shitzu dog but fate intervenes...
Don't Give Up! by Rainbow Starburst
as in the song...climb every mountain....
Down Into the Unknown by Lena Kovadlo
A short piece about leaving everything behind and moving to a new country.....
DREAM...... by amit kumar
Dreaming In Paris by Emile Tubiana
The author relates about his first days in Paris...
View Photo of Dreams Don't Last. Read excerpt from Dreams Don't Last. Dreams Don't Last. by Gerard St. John
Fifty years ago, I was fascinated with those far away places with the strange sounding names. What happened?..
Dreams of Mom and Reflections on Mother's Day by Linda Campanella
Something in the air or the wind today moved me to write a reflection on Mother's Day and dreams of my mother. ..
Drive In Movies from the 1950's by Lois Wauson
During the 1950's going to the drive-in movies was a fun time for the whole family.You didn't mind the hot weather,you took a blanket or a lawn chair and let the kids play, while you enjoyed the night. ..
Driver Training by Pamela Wiedenbeck
This was truly a "first" but with luck not a last...
Drones over New Mexico by F Brown
I retroactive look into my days as a Target Control Officer at White Sands Missile Range, N.M...
Early Understandings by Michael Hollingsworth
A very young Boy attempting comprehension of daily experiences plus the explanation and rendition of dying...
Easy Prey.... Part One by J Fraser
I stood wide-eyed before the television, dead in my tracks, watching in disbelief as they hustled the hand-cuffed prisoner to the awaiting police car...
Easy Prey.... Part Two by J Fraser
Samuel knew that with Freddy’s insecurities, unstable home life and his father in prison, he was ‘ripe for the picking’...
View Photo of Echoes of Equidistant Read excerpt from Echoes of Equidistant Echoes of Equidistant by Gerard St. John
Every crowd has its comedian, the guy who stands up and makes everyone laugh. Vince is our comedian. He lives in Equidistant. With Vince in the "Penthouse."..
ED's Cowboy Way by ronald genise
One way to count your blessings is to count your friends...
View Photo of El Cid Read excerpt from El Cid El Cid by Gerard St. John
Joe Moran taught Spanish in high school. Was he the best? Why?..
Read excerpt from Elder Care & Elder Rage:  If I Only Knew Then--What I Know Now! Elder Care & Elder Rage: If I Only Knew Then--What I Know Now! by Jacqueline Marcell
'Elder Rage' author, Jacqueline Marcell, makes the experience of caring for her frail mother and challenging elderly father manageable...
Election 2008 by Kay Durden
This is one of the short stories taken from my memoir, and about my first visit to Washington DC. It entails thoughts about witnessing Senator Barack Obama take the oath of office to become president of the United States of America. ..
Eliphalet Speaks Divine Liturgies by Victoria's Poetry & Voices of Muse
Chiseled from Ancestral Stones Obliging Hermetic Wisdoms ..
Elysian Embrace by Victoria's Poetry & Voices of Muse
throughout the soul of love's bounty we are the living and breathing essences under an "Elysian Embrace" ..
Emily Hall, whom I knew personally, lived a life of beauty. Indeed she was a good woman. And a good woman who is not great is a thousand times better than a great woman who is not good. Wiseman Solomon probably had this kind of woman in mind when he asked "Who can find a virtuous woman?" (Prov. 31:1..
Empherical Treasures by Victoria's Poetry & Voices of Muse
Colossians 3:15 And let the peace of God rule in your hearts, to the which also ye are called in one body; and be ye thankful...
Erstwhile Friends by Rainbow Starburst
In Story and Verse, a True Autobiographical Tale of Erstwhile Friends..
Erstwhile Friends - Opus Eight by Rainbow Starburst
The continuing story of Erstwhile friends.....
Erstwhile Friends - Opus Five by Rainbow Starburst
The next Opus of Erstwhile Friends..
Erstwhile Friends - Opus Four by Rainbow Starburst
No you didn't miss Opus Three it's at the end of Opus Two, you got two for one ain't that a deal?:-)..
Erstwhile Friends - Opus Nine by Rainbow Starburst
The continuing saga of Erstwhile Friends..
Erstwhile Friends - Opus Seven by Rainbow Starburst
Episode Seven of absolutely true tales od Erstwhile Friends..
Erstwhile Friends - Opus Six by Rainbow Starburst
The latest Opus in the series Erstwhile Friends.....
Erstwhile Friends - Opus Two and Three by Rainbow Starburst
Part Two and Three of Erstwhile Friends..
Erstwhile Friends-Opus 10 by Rainbow Starburst
Continuing the saga of erstwhile friends..
Escape From the Shadows by Budd Nelson
Eulogy. by Karen Lynn Vidra, The Texas Tornado
A man remembers his mother. Image (c) 2010, by Karla Dorman...
Eurydice by Alexandre Arnau
This was originally a poem, but after being gently told it was a bit on the long side, I decided to see how it read as a story. Hope you like it this way...
Everybody has To Be Somewhere by Walt Hardester
Bing Crosby..
Everything is going to be alright by Lois Wauson
in 1984 I received a call that my mother was dying in another city. I wanted to get there before to tell her goodbye. We were five hours away. She was 82 years old. But then our car broke down on the way, and we were stranded. Why was this happening? Was God in the midst of this? This is my story ab..
Excerpt from The Sky Behind Me, a Memoir of Flying and Life by Byron Edgington
The Sky Behind Me is more than aviation memoir; it is about life in balance, and the necessity to take off again regardless of how hard the previous landing was...
Excerpt from The Summer of '72 by Theodore Soderberg
Slowly, the Ranger pushed ahead at six knots, then we were able to see the outline of a boat through the driving rain, and sure enough, sitting dead in the water was the green hull of the Cutty Sark. Captain Jim yelled down from the wheelhouse, “That’s her alright, and she’s got a fish boat on her p..
Excerpt: Chapter 7 of The Sky Behind Me, a Memoir of Flying and Life by Byron Edgington
The author's first experience trying to fly a helicopter in Army flight school...
Extrait de mon livre Saadani et le prince by Emile Tubiana
Premiere Page..
Eyes by Jack Roberts
I have always had a fascination with eyes, not everyone’s eyes, but every so often you come across someone whose eyes just catch your attention and stand out above the rest. I have found that you can learn a lot about people by looking at their eyes. You can tell if they are happy or sad, and..
Fable of Figs by Sherry Heim
To my wonderful, big-brother, Steve: May you rest in peace and thanks for the memories. ..
Face to Face with the Homeless Christ by Keith John Paul Horcasitas
An encounter with the homeless Jesus Christ. A recent experience on the road being touched by a face to face encounter with a homeless man in Baton Rouge. "Will there be any room at my inn for the Lord or will I turn Him away by what I have stored?" - KJPH "Count Your Blessings" Lenten Su..
Facto Errasse by Ruan Mills Burke
Error made (800 words)..
Falling by Yuukon Michigan
Fat Girls Should Stay Home by Vivian DeSoto
View Photo of Father and Mother, Excerpts from Damages by Bazhe ISBN 0595297145 Read excerpt from Father and Mother, Excerpts from Damages by Bazhe ISBN 0595297145 Father and Mother, Excerpts from Damages by Bazhe ISBN 0595297145 by BAZHE
Damages is a memoir about one man’s fight to overcome the psychological wounds created by his peculiar upbringing as he struggled to find his true identity and freedom. The story begins with the death of his abusive father, a Communist official. His mother is diagnosed with cancer, and he immed..
Father's favorite excerpts by J Howard
short collection of my father's favorite excerpts-I miss him but am reminded of him when I read. ..
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1. The Deer Hunt: War in the Woods
2. James Cagney Jr.
3. Zipping Flies with Papa Hemingway
4. Grit, Cloverine Salve, and Muskrat Hides
5. Neptune's Realm - Love Among the Long Dead
6. Susan Strasberg
7. My Escape from the Psychiatric Unit
8. Leafing / Leaving a Legacy of Love
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11. The Journey © 2014
12. Francis Bacon; the painter; John Edwards,
13. Growing up at the shore...
14. Crazy is Normal, a classroom exposé, Scene
15. La Bénédiction de Mon Père ou de votre Pèr
16. French Poets
17. The Sands of Time
18. Kimberly Reagan Sanchez Immigrates
19. I Delight In You...
20. Crazy is Normal, a classroom exposé, Scene

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Albert Russo: a poetic biography, volume 2-texts & photos
by Albert Russo

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Life goes out of style
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A first generation American, who overcame the poverty and tragedy of childhood to forge a brighter path for himself and his three daughters...  
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