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The Pressure

By Eleanor Scott elscott920@gmail.com

© June 2004

(James Judd can vouch for this story as I performed it as a part of his solo collective: “7 Sins”)...


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by cjross
Apr 05, 2015

My cousin Danny Boone was the stuff of legends. Danny was one of those guys who did everything you’re not supposed to do in life. Danny was five years older than me. He was my father’s younger sister’s boy. Danny was tall,...


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by cjross
Apr 04, 2015

In 2002, I accepted a promotion opportunity back east. My three year old son and I made the two thousand, nine hundred, and sixty-two mile drive from Reno, Nevada to Brunswick, Georgia for the move. My wife and younger son stayed behind so they...


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by StefanP1
Apr 04, 2015

Hi, my name is Stefan Petersen. I'm from a small town; Cambridge Ontario. In 2001 my father was working on the stock market making $300,000 annually. When I was 10  he quit his job and, my family decided to sell everything we had in a...


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by hmarie
Apr 02, 2015

My stories are given through feelings of what I tell. Through the video link, I share them.


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by cjross
Apr 02, 2015

My older sister Lynne told me a strange story about an older male cousin that I never knew existed. Ours was a matriarchal family, so male cousins were a big deal to me and missing ones just made the mystery more intriguing.

My sister said...


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by jdhobbes
Apr 01, 2015

I was invited to take part in Matt Goldberg's Confabulation in Montreal, which is a storytelling event where the stories must be true. This month's Confabulation theme was Science.

As  soon as I heard the theme, I had the...


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by cjross
Mar 25, 2015

My co-instructor and I were teaching a Leave No Trace Master educator course on the Edisto River in South Carolina. The forty hour train the trainer course in outdoor ethics for the Boy Scouts was held over two weekends. The mixture of middle-...


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by Champ Clark
Mar 22, 2015

By Champ Clark


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by seafoamings
Mar 22, 2015

Two years ago I met the love of my life, the man of my dreams, my soul mate, the most perfect and wonderful person I could have ever hoped for. My future husband, my boyfriend, my best friend.


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by rory.scholl@gma...
Mar 20, 2015

HI. Id love to submit for the BAM show in May. I have a story about being on the worst reality show in the world, Jingles by Marc Burnett and our celebrity judge Gene Simmons. The crazy contestants, the way Gene took it so seriously,I ...


The following story is an excerpt from my solo show, TIANANMEN ANNIE - My true story of living in Beijing in 1988-1989 as a student and working for CNN during the Tiananmen Square Uprising.


The university has strict...


We sell high quality refractories, firebrick, and insulation. We are the largest stocking distributor of Blu Ram refractory in North Carolina, South Carolina, and Virginia, and we stock other...


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by nsobhani
Mar 12, 2015

"The Incident" happened to my husband and I when I was six and a half months pregnant - I would type up the whole story with all of its interesting details but my husband recently captured it perfectly in this short Spoken...


Sixty head of cattle disappeared on a night when a winter storm front moved through my family's farm in Dallas County, Alabama. The next morning, the mud was hoove-marked and dog-printed. Wheel marks suggested that the...