Category: Memoirs

By Eunice Jones-Mitchell

Love Letters is set my own trip via a lifetime of brokenness and soreness. This publication will stroll you thru the demanding situations I needed to face and triumph over. This booklet initially begun as a magazine to God, letting Him understand how a lot I enjoyed Him for what He introduced me via. each one love letter allowed me to mirror on my lifestyles rather than the damage I skilled. even if every one love letter started from a spot of pain, as I persevered to put in writing, the affection letter could end from a place of freedom. Writing those love letters allowed me to wreck loose from soreness with a thankful heart.

As you learn this ebook, my hope is that God will converse in your center and that you're going to let it deliver therapeutic into your existence. i am hoping you'll adventure the ability of God in the event you learn Love Letters and that He pours His love into you thru every one web page. primarily, I pray that it'll boost and inspire you to start to put in writing your individual love letters to the Lord to discover therapeutic and restoration through His love and His presence. I pray that this turns into a existence altering event for you and that you're unfastened within the parts of your existence that you just don’t inform a person approximately. eventually, I pray that God will take your discomfort and identify His objective in your lifestyles today.

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By Thomas Hitchcock

This publication, one of many Few, The Proud, The Marines, follows my lifestyles from delivery to my retirement after twenty-four years within the Marine Corps. This e-book, notwithstanding, isn't approximately my life.

The target of this ebook is to teach you, the reader, what's takes, what you need to do, and what you wade through to turn into a certified Marine.

Out of the millions of fellows who input the Marine Corps every year, just a couple of deserve the best to be referred to as a certified Marine. a few make a occupation of the Corps or even remain in lengthy adequate to retire, yet they by no means achieve their target of being a professional.

I think I deserve that correct. You be the judge.
About the Author

I have written 5 books. this can be the 1st one to make it to a writer. I had little or no schooling. My mom and dad died whilst i used to be very younger. I needed to hand over college and visit paintings so one can live.

I joined the U.S. Marine Corps in 1951. i used to be within the Korean and Vietnam wars. i've got 3 pink center Medals, a Bronze superstar Medal with strive against “V,” and twenty-one different medals and ribbons.

I am seventy-seven years outdated and will nonetheless put on my gown blues uniform, as you will discover in my photos.

I retired from the Corps in 1975, and that i dwell within the Missouri Ozarks. I nonetheless play the guitar and sing and golf equipment and events from time to time.

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By Carly Bennett Stenmark

Carly Bennett Stenmark is a operating nail technician, enterprise proprietor, and first-time writer. Are you biting your nails but? you need to be since you are approximately to learn a few high-spirited, adventurous and occasionally gentle tales approximately lifestyles out and in of the sacred nail room.

Although she might by no means “clip, dossier and inform” she does speak tales and emotions that attach and include us all as she pulls us into her checkered international filled with brutally sincere emotion, coupled together with her sometimes depraved humorousness and playfully mischievous soul. from time to time she takes us all of sudden while she takes us via the hand as she throws warning to the wind, the entire whereas construction and dealing difficult to keep up a loyal shoppers. Carly resides evidence that you should get right here from there regardless of yourself!

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By Stephen Maison

i used to be born within the 1960’s in Sheffield England. i'm one among 4 sons born to my overdue mom Linda Lestra Germima O’Neil who unfortunately kicked the bucket in 1978 & father Stephen Orlando Maison. My early years have been spent in Sheffield residing with my mom and dad and brothers. issues replaced swiftly for us after our mom left to start nurse education in Derby. We, being myself and my 3 brothers elderly 4, 3, and one have been left within the care of our father who labored as a shot blaster, operating twelve hour shifts. A newspaper clipping pronounced that we have been left on my own at domestic whereas our father went to paintings. One morning having been left on our personal the house was once raided by way of the NPSCC and the police, my siblings and that i have been taken into care.
During our time in care my brothers and that i have been subjected to verbal and actual abuse from those that have been imagined to be taking care of us which we said to our father’s siblings once they visited. After a while within the children’s domestic my father’s kin became interested in getting us published from the house which observed us pressured aside. The abuse didn’t cease with leaving the children’s domestic, it persisted and us via into our grownup lives.
My brothers and that i have been separated and given to varied aunts and uncles residing in London and Peterborough prior to being taken with no our mother’s wisdom or permission to Guyana in South the United States the place we lived till round 1979 after we have been back to the united kingdom. all through our formative years we have been subjected to abuse by way of the folks who have been alleged to look after us.
Once again within the united kingdom, years later we discovered our mom used to be useless and worse nonetheless used to be the revelation that she had no wisdom of her son’s whereabouts, and that we have been taken abroad. It used to be additionally obvious that she endured to look in useless for us in England yet used to be unsuccessful. She died at her sister’s domestic, in her purse was once a section of paper with our names, date of beginning and final recognized address.
This ebook is devoted to my cherished mom Linda Lestra Germima O'Neil who paid the last word expense in existence by the hands of the depraved. The publication makes an attempt to chronicle her kid's brief existence together with her and the barbarity the kids persevered through those that stole them from her. The discomfort, soreness and agony that ended in her pursuit of her young children left her damaged and destroyed till her dying. this can be considered one of a chain of books that tells the real tale from the viewpoint of 1 of her sons

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By Pat McGrath

Surviving the loss of life of a kid could be the main severe kind of grief. This publication introduces you to Michael, describing a number of points of his existence, together with his loss of life on the age of twenty-six. His mother's fight together with his dying will take you on a trip to raised comprehend the method of grief. Her own event will draw a painful photo of ways she survived this sort of tragedy and rediscovered the price of hope.

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By Lee Gutkind

Lee Gutkind’s memoir of motorcycling, and an ode to the solitude, independence, and excitement of the open road


Few issues loom as huge in our imaginations because the inspiration of a cross-country journey, uncovered to the weather and open to no matter what demanding situations lie round the bend. within the early Nineteen Seventies, trying to event and clarify the attract of the line journey, Lee Gutkind launched into an extended motorbike highway journey, documenting the misadventures and magic that he chanced on alongside the way in which. He writes of the boys whose trips proceed to resonate, from Lawrence of Arabia to the Hell’s Angels. He explores the allure of the motorcycle—his car of choice—and its traditionally loaded position within the American mind's eye. And he revels within the country’s assorted and remarkable landscapes, as obvious whereas relocating via woods, plains, mountains, and deserts.


An inspiring and evocative tribute to the facility of the journey, Bike Fever is a vintage rendering of the original freedom wrought via a bike and an extended highway.

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By Lynn Wardlaw

the tale of a tender boy starting to be up in Louisiana. The encounters and adventures nonetheless play within the authors brain in addition to the great humans of Louisiana that contributed to shaping him into the fellow he's at the present time. the tale covers the 3 components of Louisiana that contributed to his formative years and the writer considers himself lucky to have lived within the "Good Ol Days." you will chuckle and cry as this story unfolds and the sour sadness of "Paradise misplaced' involves pass.

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By Robert Rebein

In Dragging Wyatt Earp essayist Robert Rebein explores what it skill to develop up in, depart, and finally go back to the long-lasting Western city of sidestep urban, Kansas. In chapters starting from memoir to reportage to revisionist background, Rebein contrasts his hometown’s previous West historical past with a brand new West fact that comes with salvage yards, beefpacking crops, and bored little ones cruising up and down Wyatt Earp Boulevard.

Along the best way, Rebein covers an enormous expanse of position and time and revisits a few Western myths, together with these surrounding Francisco Vasquez de Coronado, the Cheyenne leader Black Kettle, George Armstrong Custer, and naturally Wyatt Earp himself. Rebein rides a bronc in a rodeo, spends an afternoon as a pen rider at an area feedlot, and makes an attempt to “buck the tiger” at ward off City’s new Boot Hill on line casino and Resort.

Funny and incisive, Dragging Wyatt Earp is an exhilarating new access in what's often referred to as the nonfiction of position. it's a needs to- learn for an individual attracted to Western background, modern memoir, or the collision of previous and New West at the excessive Plains of Kansas.

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By Bill A. Hicks

This publication is set a true American Hero who got the Carnegie Hero Medal for Bravery. It’s additionally approximately his son who grew up in SMALL city U.S.A. at the side of of him. one of many maximum presents we got as young children was once an unlimited provide of average assets just like the small creeks, ponds, lakes and woods that hemmed in our rural cities and groups. with no worry or care we have been blessed to have the liberty to play, roam, and benefit from God’s unlimited construction – nature used to be our yard. My dad brought me as a young person to those outstanding privileges. during this day of peer strain, games, mobile phones, excessive velocity net, availability of substances and different temptations, it's meant as a problem to motivate, and inspire, adolescents this present day who're transforming into up in small cities far and wide the USA, to get out doorways and make the most of all of the typical assets you've got round you.

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