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  • The kindness of one elderly man changed my life and made me feel worthy. The stories of his wife reminded me that people face tragedy and loss silently. I learned about kindness changed me forever.

    A Touch Of Kindness Gives Life Meaning

    A Touch Of Kindness Gives Life Meaning

    by Denise McGill20

  • I love Thanksgiving, but it always brings back the memory of the 60's and how so many of our boys were sent to Vietnam. This is the story of my brother. My older and loved brother. My only brother!

    A Story of Thanksgiving, My Brother, and Vietnam

    A Story of Thanksgiving, My Brother, and Vietnam

    by Rachel L Alba36

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  • In June 2010 I decided to go back to college. Four years later I graduated with the bachelor's and two later, the master's; soon the doctoral degree. It is never too late to improve oneself.

    An Unlikely Journey

    An Unlikely Journey

    by MacDonald Chaava0

  • Those days we were so poor. If my mother bought a chicken to cook or roast, she would mentally divide the chicken according to the size of the household, so at least each one got a piece. There were

    My Mother and the Chicken Breast

    My Mother and the Chicken Breast

    by Marwan Asmar0

  • The first of December, my dear mother's birthday. It will always be one of my most special days as it has been since I was a child and worked for whatever I could get to always have a present for her.

    The First of December - A Day to Remember

    The First of December - A Day to Remember

    by Jackie Lynnley43

  • Death. The longer we live, the more of it we see. What does it take to watch loved ones pass on? What gives meaning in the midst dying? This essay is based on the courage and experiences of my mother.

    Courage to Watch Them Die: An Essay by cam

    Courage to Watch Them Die: An Essay by cam

    by Chris Mills16

  • The true story of the power of prayer, the importance of Faith in our lives, and how it transformed my life.

    How I Got To Heaven

    How I Got To Heaven

    by Dan Dildy0

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  • My life with a schizophrenic. He was also diagnosed with Dissociative Identity Disorder (DID), the new way to say multiple personalities. We were together 5 years.

    Living With a Schizophrenic

    Living With a Schizophrenic

    by Kari Poulsen24

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  • My parents stopped moving in a small town in north Florida. Looking back I have fun memories of a nature-filled childhood.

    Nature Deficit ...Not

    Nature Deficit ...Not

    by Kathy Burton5

  • One of the Wassailing traditions is to toast the apple trees and scare away any blight lurking in the orchards. I headed to Worcestershire, England, to take part in a traditional orchard wassail.

    A Worcestershire Orchard Wassail

    A Worcestershire Orchard Wassail

    by Pollyanna Jones9

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