siblings

Siblings are the only enemy you can't live without.

Meghan Heckmann7 days ago
Survivor Girls
2005 was the hardest year for my family and I. Being a little girl and losing the world you once knew is something you can’t quite grasp unless you’ve lived it. I remember we were sitting in the livin...
Charlee Love11 days ago
Blood Is Not Always Thicker Than Water
A bond between two sisters is supposed to be unbreakable. Unfortunately, in my life, that proved to be untrue. My sister and I have always been extremely close. We fought, as normal sisters do, but we...
Bella Coralloa month ago
A Letter to My Younger Sister
I see your struggle, and I hear your pain. I was 16 once too, remember? I’m writing to you as if I was writing to my younger self, because I would want the younger me to learn from my mistakes sooner ...
Abigail Whitea month ago
Child vs. Child
Dear Readers, Have any of you ever felt that your parents were choosing one of your siblings over you? Or even just someone else? Well, I get that feeling. Before I explain, I want to point out that m...
Sophia Rosado2 months ago
My Sister Saved Me
The day she was born is one of my favorite memories. I dreamed and fantasized about having a little sister. I wanted a little sister so bad because, I mean, what little girl DOESN'T want a little sist...
J. Olie Kay3 months ago
Jealous Sister and/or Envious
Jealuosy is defined as showing envy of someone's success. Envy is defined as feeling resentful of someone else's belonging. I disagree with these definitions. These words do not mean the same thing, n...
Adizzy D4 months ago
Heartbroken but Grateful
Beautiful. You were beautiful. Light would burst through a room when you were in it. You had big brown eyes and a wonderfully warm smile. Everything made you laugh, even when you weren't doing so well...
Dana Dohr4 months ago
Five Hundred and Seventy-Eight Days...
Five hundred and seventy-eight days... That's how many days my mind has wondered. How many memories have flashed through my head. That's how many days my heart has had this empty void. How many times ...
Kenz K.4 months ago
Three Sisters
This is the story of three sisters and the year that truly made them inseparable. Born into a large family of six in rural Alberta, each sister possessed her own grit and untamed spirit. All three wer...
Denise Willis4 months ago
A Different Kind of Life, Story 1
When I was six years old I wanted to be a nun, and by the time I was sixteen I wanted to be a cage dancer. That's a big leap, but my life was not like most people's. My parents were both one-of-a kind...
Scarlett Price4 months ago
Dear Little Sister
It’s one of those nights to where my mind drifts and I ponder about life. Lately, I’ve been on my best journey yet to self-discovery. For the longest time, I have wanted that teenage girl I used to be...
Heather Nanes4 months ago
Siblings
Siblings, they are usually the one to help you, and have your back when you get in trouble. But not my siblings. I remember growing up having older siblings was the best because they would pick me up ...
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Sarah Beck5 months ago
Elementary... School
Whizzzzz! The orange hover-bus pulls up to the Karpenter household. A small, smiling android girl runs out of the house to meet her older sister who has just stepped off the school bus. “Hey Georgie,”...
Hannah Taylor5 months ago
To You​ on Your Birthday
I want to start this off by wishing you a happy, relaxing and joyous 28th birthday. As my big sister, we haven't always been on the same page but because this is for your birthday I'm not going to dwe...
LeAnne Diab5 months ago
The Value of Self
It took me a long time to understand the feeling I’ve had since I was a child—that feeling of being complete yet empty, of being trapped yet at ease. The walls of the world enclosed on my individualit...
Bethany Spiva5 months ago
Baby Brother No More
When my flight landed in San Antonio this past Wednesday night, I was annoyed, sick, and ready for bed. I had just worked a nine-hour day, dropped my sweet dog at a friend’s house, and driven myself t...
JohnnieMae Moritz5 months ago
Grief
Grief. I lost my brother Ian when I was twelve. He was fourteen. Apparently, it was a swimming accident, but I’ll never know what really happened to him. After he died I was told that grief comes in f...
Brandi Payne6 months ago
My Estranged Sister
Growing up, my sister and I were very close. She is younger than me, and she was always a pain in my butt when we were little. She wanted to do the same things I was doing, or hang out with me and my ...