Short Stories - Non-Fiction

Short stories are works of brief narrative prose, which usually focus on a limited number of characters and a single, decisive plot incident. Significantly shorter and more compact than novels, short stories leave the reader with a snapshot or slice of life.

What was my life really like? (auto biography)

What was my life really like? (auto biography)

LordiLover
17 parts / 9 pages, updated Oct 18, 2012PG-13Completed
so, this is the story of my life. I hope that when people read it, they'll realise that just because they didn't get that pair of shoes they wa... read more
6,034 reads votes 201 comments 71
Im Not Okay. (I Promise)

Im Not Okay. (I Promise)

ofmiceandelle
31 parts / 20 pages, updated Sep 16, 2014PG-13
“Man is least himself when he talks in his own person. Give him a mask, and he will tell you the truth.” ― Oscar Wilde. An opinion. A feeling. An experience. A se... read more
18,020 reads votes 282 comments 55
My Hamster's Point of View

My Hamster's Point of View

amethyst04
1 page, updated May 02, 2013G
170 reads votes 9 comments 2
muse

muse

box_chevy
23 parts / 6 pages, updated Mar 14, 2014Completed
Pre-love and post-trauma, a collection of letters dedicated to the one and only captain of this sheet metal ship, K.G. Non Fiction: #111 Short Story: #283 © Papyruspoet 2014.
1,540 reads votes 186 comments 17
Essays Of My Life

Essays Of My Life

MoonshineNoire
4 parts / 4 pages, updated Aug 19, 2014G
I write about all the 'taboos' and 'forbidden subjects. Poverty, war, slavery, racism, hatred... From my point of view, things I've seen and heard. From my front row seat. Courage, dear heart. Courage.
809 reads votes 49 comments 68
Confessing It All.. (My Life)

Confessing It All.. (My Life)

SakuraYukaLove999
8 parts / 4 pages, updated May 25, 2014PG
tags / life moments sad
1,726 reads votes 73 comments 63
Tomodachi

Tomodachi

ojdanielle24
4 pages, updated Aug 28, 2014G
tags / family
256 reads votes 9 comments 13
moments

moments

the1975
48 parts / 12 pages, updated Jul 19, 2014GCompleted
❝i want to capture this moment, preserve it in reams. ❞ a collection of poems and short stories and letters about people that exist and some who don't.
7,586 reads votes 454 comments 121
20 Useless Facts About A Lucylaird

20 Useless Facts About A Lucylaird

lucylaird
2 pages, updated Aug 28, 2014
198 reads votes 9 comments 30
Life As A Transsexual

Life As A Transsexual

Chandaka
5 parts / 9 pages, updated Jul 19, 2014PG
969 reads votes 41 comments 8
Tomoe's Lullaby

Tomoe's Lullaby

FeverishFox
1 page, updated May 19, 2013
just a short story I made of Nanami helping Tomoe get to sleep...
340 reads votes 9 comments 4
Dear Levi

Dear Levi

MysteryPisser
18 parts / 9 pages, updated Jul 13, 2014Completed
❝ you're my favorite word i never use. ❞
1,026 reads votes 112 comments 69
Turning Pages

Turning Pages

Valenteen
93 parts / 40 pages, updated Sep 09, 2014PG-13Completed
The last year has been particularly tough, and throughout it all, I wrote down what went on in the form of a diary. I can't change the pace of it- what happened in this did ... read more
11,169 reads votes 626 comments 652
Say Yes

Say Yes

AnneLutz
2 pages, updated Oct 18, 2014Completed
Contest Entry for the Amy Poehler's Say Yes competition. This is the nonfiction story of my decision to attend a writers' conference, as well as the way my life changed because of it. I hope you enjoy. Don't forget to vote and comment!
88 reads votes 10 comments 5
The Walk

The Walk

danman258
7 parts / 5 pages, updated Apr 03, 2014G
From the time I was attacked, meaning when I learned what my X had done. Instead of going to the church I took a walk and God joined me. He showed me my life and he listened to ... read more
1,183 reads votes 84 comments 130
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