I Have Always Been Told I Could Write a Book About My Life

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    I Know There Are People With Worse Stories. But This Is My Story.

    Sorry in advance...it is long.When I was 3 months old I was taken away from my real mom. I went to live with my grandma until I turned 1. I then was sent to a foster home, my brother and I went to the same one. The foster father was nice at first. When I turned 4 (in the same...
    Kayadia Kayadia
    18-21, F
    5 Responses Aug 12, 2011

    Three Strikes Am I Out???

    Unfortunately it seems that I am not intended to have it easy in life.  I had a beautiful relationship with someone when I was 19.  He was in a horrific car accident.  He had a head injury that would forever change the man that I fell in love with...
    magnoliamama magnoliamama
    41-45, F
    2 Responses Apr 14, 2009

    Either a Book Or...

    A soap opera...  Hmm...  I could get rich off of the dysfunction that is my family.
    urbrandofheroin urbrandofheroin
    22-25, F
    3 Responses Apr 17, 2009

    Well

    I've told myself that, anyway.
    chelswildflower chelswildflower
    18-21, F
    1 Response Apr 16, 2009

    Would My Story Be a Crime Or Religious Story?

          I read recently about some guy who thought he was going to die so he wrote a confession only to learn he was missed diagnosed. Ha! I had to laugh. There are events in my life I can never share. For a long time I had a rage in me that was fueled by never...
    Dewduster Dewduster
    66-70, M
    6 Responses Apr 17, 2009

    I Could Write A Best Seller

    My life has certainly been interesting to live so I'd imagine it would make for some decent reading. Childhood abuse, alcoholic parents, moving out early, abusive relaionships, escape, traveling the world, awesome job that I got promoted 3 times in 2 years, married young, husband...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Feb 18, 2013

    Broken

    Some major events in my life......well when i was 16 my boyfriend and i were taking my best friend and her boyfriend camping for my bff's birthday, we never made it,  I remember waking up so cold and i had to hold my head up with my right  hand by grabbing my hair and i some...
    helokity helokity
    31-35, F
    Jan 7, 2012

    My Memoir

    I am currently getting all educated in how to write a good book.  One piece of advice that I hang onto is to NOT write your memoir first because it is too close to you and you may take things personally etc.  I read 'The Castle' and it brought stuff up for me like...
    ivoryone ivoryone
    41-45
    4 Responses Apr 26, 2009

    By Many.......

     Including the prosecuting attorney who was supposed to be prosecuting me in court to send me to prison.    I was asked to write a bit about why my life and the circumstances of it caused my actions .................she instead fought to keep me out of prison...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    1 Response Apr 17, 2009

    I Don't Believe In Coincidence

    I know we all a story. We could all write a book about our lives. Well, my life has been so full of odd and tragic happening that seem to hit in spurts and hit several at a time. I don't believe in coincidence, so I know all these things happened and are happening for a reason...
    CagedRaven CagedRaven
    46-50, F
    5 Responses Jul 2, 2009

    Three Strikes Am I Out???

    Unfortunately it seems that I am not intended to have it easy in life.  I had a beautiful relationship with someone when I was 19.  He was in a horrific car accident.  He had a head injury that would forever change the man that I fell in love with...
    magnoliamama magnoliamama
    41-45, F
    1 Response Apr 14, 2009
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