I Was In the Newspaper

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 28 People

    When I was nine years old I won a sweepstakes

    to be in Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Askaban. It was such an incredible experience that it influenced me to pursue a career in television.
    TrulyInvictus TrulyInvictus
    22-25, M
    Apr 5, 2014

    Spotlight

    One day, while walking home from another day in 11th grade, a man stopped me in front of the little general store where the kids would run across the street to at the end of the day.  He started asking me about what I was wearing, how much it cost, where it was from...
    Egoberd Egoberd
    31-35, F
    1 Response Nov 7, 2009

    The Newspaper Made My Marriage Possible

    I've had a hard life. I had a turbulent childhood in a broken home, but managed to go to college and get a Masters degree on a grant. After my Masters, though, my grant was discontinued. I had little warning, and tried like mad to get a job. A ****** job market (this was at the...
    cephaloscotti cephaloscotti
    26-30, F
    3 Responses Sep 20, 2012
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