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I Heard The Gunshot

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 15 People

    I May Be Superwoman But I Can't Outrun Bullets

    A terrible sound of a fired bullet woke me up, followed by a pitiful cry.  It was a piercing cry of horrendous pain: I have never heard one with this much pain before or after this moment.  Was it real or just my dream? My mind tried to wrap around what the sound was? Did the...
    fungirlmmm fungirlmmm 41-45, F 43 Responses Mar 16, 2011

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    Its that time of year again

    where I can't tell if those are gunshots I hear or firecrackers 😐💣🔫
    monicarabbit monicarabbit 13-15, F Jun 15, 2014

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    Did You Just Shoot "me"?

    Mine is not really a story of being a victim. I was accidentally shot by a friend. I was over at his house and we were getting ready to head out to dinner. These were all guys I have worked with in the past and we just happened to be in the right place at the right time so we...
    vapordaddy vapordaddy 36-40 Aug 18, 2011

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    Not afraid to take a bullet

    for my brothas/ but they are all gone and I want to change my life/ help. How do I become rich without taking the sleezy way. Pray for my future cuz all I want is to buy my mama her own house
    JDcent JDcent 16-17, M Jun 16, 2014

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    I remember at age 5 the gangsters would have

    shoot outs with cops and rival gangs in my apartments and outside my apartments. It would be like 2 at midnight and you suddenly you hear gunshots and shoot outs. It was a constant war on the streets. Street platoons who are now almost all dead or in jail. One time on my block I...
    Chicanoboii Chicanoboii 18-21, M 1 Response Jun 16, 2014

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