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by Staywoke1
Mar 07, 2015

How much weight do those vague statistics carry when they actually apply to YOU?  Here's a clip from a solo show I wrote and performed called "The Universe Of Matt Jennings."





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by dwate309
Mar 05, 2015

This is an excerpt from the memoir "When Death Was The Hunter" by Kathryn Jeffers. A Revelation On Mother’s Day chronicles the happenings of Mother’s Day, 2005. Author, Kathryn Jeffers had just lost her longtime boyfriend,...


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by cjross
Mar 03, 2015

My six year old niece Emma broke her nose walking home from school with my sister. Emma was walking along the sidewalk holding hands with my sister. She let go of my sister’s hand to kick a can and fell on her face. The face plant impact...


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by markboweavil
Feb 27, 2015



I wanted to make contact with snap judgement, but could not find an email to address this to. I don't have a story to tell.


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by cjross
Feb 20, 2015

One Sunday our church had a guest minister from Savannah. The man was a young firebrand full of energy. The minister was fit, articulate, and ready to preach. I immediately liked his energetic demeanor and enthusiasm for the spoken word. He had...


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by cjross
Feb 14, 2015

Sergeant Stiffy was my new supervisor when I transferred into the precinct. It was my first day of work and I was carrying my uniforms and gear into the police station. I walked in and saw a tall grey haired lieutenant and a younger sergeant...


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by jarky96
Feb 13, 2015

I was under the water for...ever. That's what it felt like. Falling into the Snake River was no big deal -- every year my family runs the white water rapids in Jackson Hole, WY and I'd been in the river countless times before this...


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by Matt McGaughey
Feb 08, 2015

The Casualty: by Matt McGaughey ©2015




I am the first American to have ever had her rape case heard in a Moroccan court and to have gained a conviction. I work to bring about justice for Gender-based violence (GBV) on the global stage and empowerment for victims...


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by graceesty
Feb 03, 2015

I met Jamison at open mic night at a cafe, he was reading his poetry and I was there to see a friend perform. When he asked me my name and I told him "Grace" he seemed startled. He told me about a year ealier he'd written a poem about the woman...


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by Rotary
Feb 03, 2015

The world looks very different when you’re looking at your bathroom’s tiled floor in the early morning hours.

You become hyper-aware. The orange light against the blue shower curtain is overwhelming. You can smell the toilet...


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by Snapper Judgment
Feb 02, 2015

Chapter 83


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by Snapper Judgment
Jan 29, 2015

Chapter 79


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by cjross
Jan 25, 2015

One day my son asked me how I got the c-shaped scar on the palm of my right hand. The question made me smile as I answered my son.  I said, “I didn't get that scar, I earned it when I was twelve years old working construction with...


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by tomcerb
Jan 25, 2015


By Tom C. Erb

In 1960, at the age of 6, I went to the World Series. The Pittsburgh Pirates won the World Series that year against the New York Yankees, led by Bill Mazeroski who became the first player to hit...