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The category Creative non-fiction contains 61 stories. The last update was on Sep 24 2016.

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A Dog Named Crash (26098 words)
Author: Lenny ChambersAdded: Sep 24 2016Views/Reads: 477/180Story vote: 0.00 (0 votes)
This is not your standard cute doggy story. Rather, it is a brief memoir of my life and how a Lab helped change it. There are snapshots of life including: childhood on a small farm, a Marine grunt in The Nam, a "Gypsy" fruit picker, a father, e
 
I am so glad I am not you (1024 words)
Author: kathygAdded: Jun 15 2015Views/Reads: 1388/666Story vote: 0.00 (0 votes)
I have heard this sentence many times in my life. It is not easy to hear but it has made me stronger for proving people wrong about me. A true personal account of how to cope with "friends" that stab you in the back and how to find your voice.
 
Memoirs of a United States Navy Soldier (1697 words)
Author: Nathaniel MIllerAdded: Nov 16 2014Views/Reads: 1003/599Story vote: 0.00 (0 votes)
First day, and night at Boot camp, Camp Moffett Naval Training Center, Great Lakes Illinois
 
Boy Oh Boy (711 words)
Author: Sara A.Added: May 04 2013Views/Reads: 1953/0Story vote: 0.00 (0 votes)
I was going to have a girl and It would not sink in. I was emotional and frustrated because my feelings told me it was a boy.
 
Saval ka Jawab (132 words)
Author: JuggernautAdded: Jan 17 2013Views/Reads: 1437/0Story vote: 0.00 (0 votes)
Chutney Soca is musical rhytham invented by the Caribbean Indians in Trinidad.
 
"Long and Nasty Tales" (13458 words)
Author: Saxon ViolenceAdded: Dec 19 2012Views/Reads: 1448/880Story vote: 0.00 (0 votes)
Working on the "Long and Nasty" Railroad in the early '80s... "Long Ago, Far Away and So Much Better Than it is Today".
 
Why did I ever had a crush on him? (257 words)
Author: abigail drewAdded: Sep 07 2012Views/Reads: 2337/0Story vote: 0.00 (0 votes)
a secret conversation regarding leader issues with HIM.
 
I Went to Bed Smelling Like Dettol (1038 words)
Author: JuggernautAdded: Jul 22 2012Views/Reads: 1396/657Story vote: 0.00 (0 votes)
Dettol is a strong chemical smelling universal antibacterial solution kept at every household. Juggernaut receives a whole body bath with Dettol from his mother to clense his body after he came in comtact with a vendor with a chronic infectious diesease
 
Lies Dark As Night (1379 words) [1/4] show all parts
Author: BurnUpdated: Apr 13 2012Views/Reads: 1787/787Story vote: 0.00 (0 votes)
Adelle is a hot shot hunter who was sent to earth to ensure that Eran behaves himself. Will she be able to fight his charm?
 
"Bobby's Dream" (1556 words)
Author: jmsmacyAdded: Mar 21 2012Views/Reads: 1586/937Story vote: 0.00 (0 votes)
Bobby has a strange dream; in which he is a part of a huge battle. Upon arriving, he reminisces on his past, and sees where he went wrong. Once done reminiscing, he is attacked and killed by a man that is "of the light". He then wakes up, a
 
The Storm That Made Us Men (1771 words)
Author: CL SchillingAdded: Nov 16 2011Views/Reads: 2123/1192Story vote: 0.00 (0 votes)
A short, non-fiction story about two youth who find out the first night of summer camp to be a little harder than they thought.
 
Amazing Ann (1408 words)
Author: Jeannette GardnerAdded: Oct 03 2011Views/Reads: 1674/695Story vote: 0.00 (0 votes)
I was inspired by an amazing woman that I just had to write about!
 
Some Short Stories... (35261 words)
Author: The St. John LadyAdded: Nov 24 2010Views/Reads: 2503/2418Story vote: 0.00 (0 votes)
After taking a creative writing course, I thought I would add them here. Some are from the actual course, others are ones I have had hanging about for ages.
 
Automatic (161 words)
Author: BENTLINKAdded: Dec 03 2009Views/Reads: 2226/0Story vote: 0.00 (0 votes)
Another birthday and here I stand, same place as last year...
 
Look at me I'm David Eggers (1335 words)
Author: Jourdan AldredgeAdded: Oct 29 2009Views/Reads: 1657/712Story vote: 0.00 (0 votes)
A young boy's trip to London with his grandfather
 
Touch and its Potential (1197 words)
Author: GXDAdded: Jul 14 2009Views/Reads: 1744/741Story vote: 0.00 (0 votes)
Sight, sound, smell, taste, touch, change of position or orientation and other human sensitivities enable us to sense the presence of danger, feel loved and experience many more emotions and sensations. Here is how I think it all happens.
 
Two Innovations Seeking a Sponsor (351 words)
Author: GXDAdded: Jun 12 2009Views/Reads: 1689/0Story vote: 0.00 (0 votes)
The two innovations offered here respond to urgent human needs. Interested parties may inquire for more detail at: geraldx6@hotmail.com. -- GXD
 
The waters off Malin Head: My father. (2223 words)
Author: CyranoAdded: May 12 2009Views/Reads: 1676/911Story vote: 0.00 (0 votes)
Jack Rafferty knew I'd been stealing apples from the orchard. He gave me an ear wigging. told me about a place where they lock up thieves, even if they're only ten! I thought that would be the last time I'd steal anything....it wasn't.
 
The Covenant Renewed (1995 words)
Author: Mookoo LiangAdded: May 05 2009Views/Reads: 1689/799Story vote: 0.00 (0 votes)
This story was originally written by my wife in Chinese; a week later, I translated it into English. We would like to share our . . . with you!
 
The Christmas Truce (1333 words)
Author: kathygAdded: Dec 01 2008Views/Reads: 1881/843Story vote: 0.00 (0 votes)
A sample Chapter of my story "Rose Cottage" . I hope you like it. Feedback welcome :)
 
The Magic of Christmas Past (854 words)
Author: kathygAdded: Dec 01 2008Views/Reads: 2519/0Story vote: 0.00 (0 votes)
a sample chapter of my story Rose Cottage.
 
Sneakers and Bras, Condoms and Truck Tires (410 words)
Author: GXDAdded: Nov 25 2008Views/Reads: 2030/0Story vote: 0.00 (0 votes)
Our civilization depends on consuming Earth's resources and converting them to meet human needs. As we resolve to downscale our consumption, work will end for a great many people. What will they do when work ends???
 
Fund Raising for a Viable Future (1120 words)
Author: GXDAdded: Nov 07 2008Views/Reads: 1565/792Story vote: 0.00 (0 votes)
The needs of a global society cannot be met by taxation alone. For many essentials it will take honorable and respected fund-raisers to generate the revenue needed for enhanced human welfare -- instead of galloping inflationary profits.
 
DUST (931 words)
Author: GXDAdded: Oct 21 2008Views/Reads: 2218/902Story vote: 0.00 (0 votes)
What is a "job"? What is the meaning of "work"? What feelings are so compelling they can take the place of making money? Here's my answer. Let's hear yours.
 
A Long Night (334 words)
Author: RimmerAdded: Sep 29 2008Views/Reads: 2828/0Story vote: 0.00 (0 votes)
We've all had nights like this.
 
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