siblings

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

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Jordan Ento8 months ago
The Belief in Warm Hands
The Belief in Warm Hands. Shocking. There were no other words to describe it other than that. Shocking. The amount of joy he produced was palpable—overbearing even. His smile wasn’t hinging upon monet...
Elizabeth Adolphi8 months ago
Heartstrings of Siblings
When I was a little girl, I thought having four older (half) sisters was the coolest fact about me, especially when they lived in a different state than I did. I would dream about hanging out with the...
Isa Apono8 months ago
A Letter to My Sister
She looks like she 20, acts likes she's 55 but is actually turning 16. Who is she? Oh, that's sister Dani. Today is a wonderful, glorious day because it marks the day our wonderful parents brought you...
Ben Kharakh9 months ago
Signs Your Sister-In-Law Is Going to Be an Amazing Aunt
"Does it have down syndrome?" Some people are so negative that they can even manage to turn upside down a smile brought on by the birth of one's own children. First off, my little girl is not an "it"!...
Ingrid Estrada9 months ago
A Telenovela: Part One
I reflect constantly on my upbringing and the events that shape me to be who I am today. As of today, my brother is seventeen-years-old and was left in Guatemala with a family friend of my mother; aga...
Shimera Wix9 months ago
My Brother Is a Monster
My brother is a monster. That’s what I think sometimes when I’m cleaning up the aftermath of yet another meltdown. When I’m refolding the laundry from the basket he threw across the room or re-shelvin...
Anne Reboa9 months ago
Pros and Cons of Being the Oldest Child in the Family
Big sister to a brother and big cousin to numerous cousins, I have officially figured out all the pros and cons of being the oldest child in the family. There are moments of sweet glory, and there are...
Shante Hernandez10 months ago
Sisters!
Sisters are sometimes your enemy. But at the end of day, they are your best friends. I have two younger teenage sisters and there are two of my best friends that I consider my sisters. Let me tell you...
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Mackenzie m10 months ago
Broken Ice
Jacob never truly suffered until one Christmas Eve. December 24, 2005, started off with a bang. Jacob and his sister Sandy were out in the white blankets of snow that had gracefully fallen down the ni...
Ailey Marshall10 months ago
The Photograph
The photograph, which is about five years old, sits in the front pocket of my purse. It is a school picture of a little boy, smiling at the camera with a cheeky grin. You can't help but melt at the si...
Sofia Iskander10 months ago
Resentment
There is something truly ugly about me. A deep flaw I haven't figured out how to fix. In my eccentricities, I can't help that I am a walking contradiction, always grappling with the eternal battle rag...
Dragon Fanatica year ago
Growing up in a Large Dysfunctional Family
I'll start by informing you that I have seven siblings. The age range is between 10-36. Crazy, I know. Six out of the eight of us are adopted and I am one of the six. I land around the middle of the a...
Life with a Famous Sibling
I can guarantee the first thought going through your mind after reading the title of this story is, "who is the famous person?" Now, I am not going to blow your mind and say my sister is Miley Cyrus o...
Joy Erganga year ago
A Letter
Dear Brother-In-Law, I've noticed that you are a tortured soul. Lashing out when the expectations you have set up for yourself aren't met. Placing blame on others for actions you alone have committed....
A Letter to My Big Sister
Dear Sister, In the very beginning of my life, my first day here on this earth I was greeted with two smiling faces one of which was our mom's and the other... Well, the other was yours. Even at the a...
Ryan Adamsa year ago
Finding a Mud Puddle Among Other Things With My Sister
My sister and I were sitting in a mud puddle in our underwear when police showed up to take us home. We were seven and six years old when we decided to run away. That morning, after packing our wagon ...
Nancy Da year ago
Worst Wedding Ever
Six months ago there was an event that pushed me into a depression. I’ve thought of it so many times and sometimes it even takes over my dreams. I am writing this because I am looking for help; I am l...
What It's Like to Grow Up as the "Normal" Kid
At first glance my family and many others like it look completely "normal." Of course normal is a very relative term and means something different to every person. But when you take a closer look you ...