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.

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.
6,994 reads votes 447 comments 115
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
5,776 reads votes 196 comments 72
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.
1,487 reads votes 186 comments 17
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
10,315 reads votes 623 comments 647
Dear Levi

Dear Levi

MysteryPisser
18 parts / 9 pages, updated Jul 13, 2014Completed
❝ you're my favorite word i never use. ❞
897 reads votes 94 comments 71
Heroes Essay

Heroes Essay

justineangel
2 pages, updated Oct 17, 2012GCompleted
14,036 reads votes 9 comments 4
Bullied

Bullied

Maroulaki97
13 parts / 20 pages, updated Jan 25, 2014PG-13Completed
[COMPLETED] You don't know pain until you're staring at yourself in the mirror with tears streaming down your face and you're begging yourself to just hold on and be strong. That... read more
3,351 reads votes 133 comments 23
I Need You Now

I Need You Now

Joflower
2 pages, updated Jul 13, 2014PGCompleted
You're leaving me, and there's nothing I can do to stop you. How can I tell our daughter that you died today? *On the anniversary of my stepbrother's near-death experienc... read more
377 reads votes 9 comments 17
Harder than Finding an Honest Politician

Harder than Finding an Honest Politician

Hainachu
5 parts / 6 pages, updated Jan 21, 2013Completed
My true life experiences trying to find a job.
608 reads votes 64 comments 84
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
1,095 reads votes 84 comments 131
Wattpad Origins Competition

Wattpad Origins Competition

WattyOrigins
10 parts / 3 pages, updated Jul 07, 2014
A short story competition comprised of 5 Rounds hosted by the Judges, SerenaMCiprano, WilliamMarcus and MaidenJapan.
2,527 reads votes 44 comments 102
Memoirs of a Worker

Memoirs of a Worker

lloydbenson
8 parts / 13 pages, updated Sep 19, 2014PG
I have had a very eventful life. The stories that I post are from real events that I have witnessed. Some of them are quite humorous, some may be totally outrageous a... read more
3,750 reads votes 175 comments 175
Omegle Obsession

Omegle Obsession

bisoux_
17 parts / 21 pages, updated Aug 21, 2014PG-13
Caitlyn is the type of girl that makes tons of friends online but doesn't really have many in real life. But she's fine with that. She's more comfortable talking to peopl... read more
14,537 reads votes 338 comments 93
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
16,512 reads votes 271 comments 55
Paint Yourself

Paint Yourself

TheGatsbyEffect
1 page, updated Jul 08, 2014PicturesCompleted
Three ballerinas danced in front of me on the white canvas. Each a reflection of me. They were more myself then I ever was.
84 reads votes 9 comments 15
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