Memoirs
epub |eng | | Author:Sarah Valentine

Twenty-two I now found myself in the worst possible scenario: I felt my mother was lying to me. When it happened to me, I had been on birth control, and ...
( Category: Discrimination & Racism August 20,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-08-05 | Author:Jesse Thistle

FAMILY WEDDING “KEEP SIX,” I WHISPERED TO my little brother, Daniel, who stood near the mirror in the Value Village Clothing store in Vancouver. I ducked down and pivoted, blocking ...
( Category: Memoirs August 20,2019 )
epub |eng | | Author:J Maarten Troost

CHAPTER 12 In which the Author discovers, while rolling in a swell, Sunburned and Stinging with Sea Lice, and circled by a very large Thresher Shark, which, contrary to his ...
( Category: Australian August 20,2019 )
epub |eng | | Author:Rick Moody

April I mean, in the thick of 2013–14, in which Laurel and I were trying to be newlyweds, and human frailty was everywhere happening around us, it was easy on ...
( Category: Authors August 19,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-05-23 | Author:Susan Straight

When we were teenagers, I told Dwayne the story of my dad’s junkyard dog, which once bit my brother. He countered with his Rubidoux cousins’ junkyard, where cars were kept ...
( Category: Extended Families August 18,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-08-16 | Author:Sarah M. Broom [Broom, Sarah M.]

MOVEMENT III Water Far off from these a slow and silent stream, Lethe the river of oblivion rolls Her wat’ry labyrinth, whereof who drinks, Forthwith his former state and being ...
( Category: African-American & Black August 17,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-06-17 | Author:Nnedi Okorafor

8 Rusting Robot I remember how I used to be. On the tennis court, there were days when I could see through time. It happened most often when things got ...
( Category: Special Needs August 15,2019 )
epub |eng | 1999-08-14 | Author:Oufkir, Malika, 1953-;Fitoussi, Michèle & Fitoussi, Michèle

TWENTY YEARS IN PRISON surrounded by darkness. As if I were a ball falling down a bottomless well and bouncing off the walls, boiti^, being, being. We were becoming progressively ...
( Category: Women August 15,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-08-05 | Author:Haben Girma

When Justin or Gordon see me in the Bon, they walk right up to me and tell me where they’re sitting in the large room. Students never invited me to ...
( Category: Special Needs August 15,2019 )
epub |eng | 1986-01-15 | Author:Helene Hanff [Hanff, Helene]

Dear Helene, It seems the workmen will be taking over the entire house and you would be uncomfortable there. But come on the 25 th as planned. My mother is ...
( Category: Authors August 15,2019 )
mobi |eng | 2017-10-10 | Author:Phil Gaimon

Bottle duty in Colorado. My eyes opened when officials finally decided to neutralize us for safety, but since race radios were banned at smaller races that year, they weren’t able ...
( Category: Cycling August 15,2019 )
epub |eng | 2018-08-13 | Author:Ellen Korman Mains

Several surprises followed my retreat. Herb had decided to visit for a week, but came down with a cold at the last minute and rescheduled his trip for six days ...
( Category: Women & Judaism August 14,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-05-27 | Author:Bronnie Ware

Gifts in disguise A few temporary shifts in nursing homes had seen me working with clients suffering from Alzheimer’s. Nanci was my first private home, palliative client with this disease. ...
( Category: New Thought August 14,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-08-12 | Author:Christopher Leonard

* * * For the first time since World War II, the economies of Japan, Europe, and the United States entered into a recession simultaneously. The impact on global oil ...
( Category: Economic History August 13,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-08-12 | Author:Donna Freitas

I remember, clear as day, the moment I realized my story was a lie. That my story was a cover-up. I remember the exact spot where I was standing, just ...
( Category: Philosophy & Social Aspects August 13,2019 )