Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs

"Alone"
By
Price: $6.25 USD. Words: 19,870. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Alone has been written to share with the readers what many of society today feels. A testimony of a period in my life where I certainly suffered with this affliction. Yet after the fact I learned through living in complete isolation in the wilderness of the Yukon in the Canadian far north I was never really alone. Come along with Tannis my faithful rescue dog who knew the true meaning of love.
Preacher's Kid
By
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 10,080. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Preacher's Kid is the stirring true story of author Christ-Lee Lizaire of Haiti, a woman who has known much heartbreak in her inspiring life. Christ-Lee was raised in the church surrounded by family, but then her family migrates to the U.S. from Haiti. She experiences the loss of loved ones due to natural disaster as well as a shocking murder.
Confessions of a '60s Moonchild
By
Price: Free! Words: 3,530. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A brief memoir of life in the 60s' in Toronto including drugs and finding my self through spiritual seeking, finding a guru and walking the streets raising funds for a cult. Marriage and divorce and life again.
My Journey to Ithaca: Metamorphosis
By
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 12,590. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
My Journey to Ithaca: Metamorphosis is a collection of short stories highlighting some of Beverly Gallagher’s most formidable growth experiences as a young adult exploring the world. Beverly traveled from California to Madrid, Spain, at nineteen after saving enough money to purchase a one-month intensive language course with a home stay. She returned to California five years later.
Sister Albert Marchetti - "An Angel Of God"
By
Price: Free! Words: 2,240. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Mid 1950's and mother wanted us to receive a Catholic education. Our diocese was thriving with the best schools in our state dedicated teaching nuns. Sister Gabriel was one who used the fear of God coupled with the rubber tipped pointer across your knuckles to keep you in line. Sister Gabriel was very demeaning until Sister Albert Marchetti was assigned the new Mother Superior! True Story.
Stop Coming to My House
By
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 18,380. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A collection of stories by German-born, Ireland-residing expat writer and blogger Marcel Krueger. A funny and sarcastic look at urban life in Europe in the 21st century.
Writing Your Family Legacy
By
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,060. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
It’s important to teach our children their heritage. Who are your ancestors? What were their traditions? Each of us has a story from our ancestors or even our own story to tell. If these stories are unwritten, then how are your children going to know of their parentage? It’s up to us to write these experiences down. Make your ancestors come alive on paper.
Syrup Sandwich: a life of measured progression
By
Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 15,020. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2011 by dewdrop collective Publishing LLC. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A collection of captions chronicling the everyday existence of a creative life in process.
Diary of a Cold War Patriot
By
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 15,760. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Diary of a Cold War Patriot, takes the reader on a fascinating journey through the United State’s nuclear weapons complex with a view from behind the curtain of secrecy that was prevalent for more than forty years during the Cold War.
Boomers in Blue Jeans
By
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,250. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Calling all baby boomers and all others that want to read about the "old days". I have shared a recollection of my memories as a golden baby boomer growing up in the 50's and 60's in a small town in the rural midwest.
Daddy Die Hard
By
Price: Free! Words: 2,060. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2011 by Gone Dog Press. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
After his father left his family, the author found a replacement in the unlikeliest of fictional characters - the gun-weilding, hard-cursing, cigarette-smoking John McClane from the movie Die Hard. About 2,000 words.
President Ronald Reagan & The Vietnam Veteran's Memorial
By
Price: Free! Words: 1,900. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The Vietnam Veterans Memorial - one of the most visited monuments in America. Each year millions of people the world over make the trip to this hallowed ground. Included in this short story is America's Premier Poster Poem by the author Robert. A. Chapin who was originally invited to meet with The President - and present his framed poem. Plans cancelled marine barracks bombed in Beirut.
Basketball as a Metaphysical Experience: A Memoir
By
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,350. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Basketball can be much more important than simple recreation, as evinced in this autobiographical essay by the author of the memoir "World Without Pain: The Story of a Search". It can give you stability, depth, creativity, and peace of mind.
I Am A Submariner
By
Price: Free! Words: 1,710. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
(4.67 from 3 reviews)
An inside look at being an submariner, the triumphs and tragedy.
The Black Men and Steven Spielberg
By
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,200. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2011 by White Sun Press. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography
Semi-autobiographical but mostly fantastical essay on growing up in the outdoors of California in the 1970s, and the importance of having family just as quirky and not-quirky as you are. A coming of age story not really about adolescence, but maybe about being an oddball among oddballs.
A Pain in the Toenails
By
Price: Free! Words: 3,090. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2011 by Olo Books. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
Ah, the innocence of medical school. This is a story from my third year of clinical clerkship, when I started rotating through the hospital wards. One patient taught me about ulcerative colitis...and a few other things. You can also find this essay in my book, The Most Unfeeling Doctor in the World and Other True Tales from the Emergency Room.
The Tegu
By
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 2,100. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
In this amazing short story written by award winning author J.H. Soeder, you'll be right with him when he encounters a huge and wounded, wild Tegu on the back roads of Argentina. You will be amazed at the result and how the story ends! The Tegu is the largest living land reptile in Argentina, growing to five feet in length and known for its nasty disposition and its huge bite!
Close Encounters of the Creature Kind
By
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 2,220. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
In this delighting true short story written by J.H. Soeder, he and his dog, Shakita, encounter a very curious squirrel one one of their daily walks. It's the first time that Shakita has an up close encounter with a frisky squirrel and the conversation that goes on between them!
The Frogs and the Paper Wasps
By
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 2,100. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A hilarious, but true short story, based on J.H. Soeder's award winning book "True Tails", recounting another animal adventure while in Venezuela. It's the fascinating story of a group of small frogs and paper wasps who live in a little pond next to the front door of a well-known university college professor of zoology and his surprise when he discovered that these creatures could talk!
The Squirrel and the Golf Ball
By
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 2,020. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Based on J.H. Soeder's award winning book, "True Tails", "The Squirrel and the Golf Ball" is a hilarious, funny but true short story about an encounter with a squirrel while playing golf - and what the squirrel thought about golf! You will chuckle as you look at the game of golf from a squirrel's point of view, as he watches the "two legs" play a game that makes no sense to him!