• An Answer to Describe a Love Story From Your Youth

    Carol F. · November 4, 2013

    I was in 5th grade and an 8th grader followed me on my way home one Valentine's Day.  I knew him by face but never knew his name and was oblivious to whether he was interested in me or not.... ...

  • "K" For Kindergarten: Everything I Needed to Know About Kissing...

    John C. · February 5, 2014

    I suppose you could say this is a "learned memory," because the letter sent home from teacher to my parents makes it a "documented one," but I whenever I see the back of an upright piano, I'm instantly...

  • Bad Timing

    Eric F. · November 3, 2013

    During sophomore year of high school she sat next to me in third period English which went from 9 to 9:53 in the morning. It was a rewarding – though difficult – class, given by a serious teacher...

  • Alden and Jenn's Story

    Jenn V. · Jul 27, 2013

    March 30, 2012 marked the beginning of the rest of our lives. It was to be a massive OneUpMe.com (OUM) community meet-up. Players of the game traveled by car and plane from all over the U.S....

  • Life As a Graph: It's All Coping Skills

    Eric F. · Jun 20, 2012

    Sometimes the longest path is the most rewarding

  • Clarity of Expression

    Eric F. · Sep 06, 2012

    All stories have a central theme or focus, and what makes a story good is how all its details work together to illustrate that point. We're losing our focus as a species.