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To The Lonely Seas And The Sky -- Part 11

To The Lonely Seas And The Sky -- Part 11

by SoldierNurse22 - The fictional tale of lighthouse keepers in the 1880's, tending a Lake Michigan lighthouse. The characters in this story are completely fictional, while the lighthouse is quite real and still in use....

Reversal of Fortune

Reversal of Fortune

by VivaLasViejas - Every once in a while, the cosmic tumblers click into place and grant some poor slob a stunning reversal of fortune that not only proves that they're not the loser they thought they were, but that...

Involuntary Celibacy (Incel)

by TheCommuter - Involuntary celibacy can be defined as the total lack of intimate sexual intercourse for reasons other than asexuality, purposeful abstinence, or voluntary celibacy. The purpose of this article is to...

To The Lonely Seas And The Sky -- Part 9

To The Lonely Seas And The Sky -- Part 9

by SoldierNurse22 - The fictional tale of lighthouse keepers in the 1880's, tending a Lake Michigan lighthouse. The characters in this story are completely fictional, while the lighthouse is quite real and still in use....

We Gather Together

We Gather Together

by VivaLasViejas - In a year characterized by multiple difficulties and serious setbacks, a nurse looks back over the previous twelve months and decides that her attitude will be one of gratitude instead of...

To The Lonely Seas And The Sky -- Part 7c

To The Lonely Seas And The Sky -- Part 7c

by SoldierNurse22 - This is the final "subsection" of Part 7. Please ensure that you're reading this story from the beginning! All characters are fictional, though the period of history described here is accurate to...

To The Lonely Seas And The Sky -- Part 7a

To The Lonely Seas And The Sky -- Part 7a

by SoldierNurse22 - The fictional tale of lighthouse keepers in the 1880's, tending a Lake Michigan lighthouse. The characters in this story are completely fictional, while the lighthouse is quite real and still in use....

To The Lonely Seas And The Sky -- Part 6

To The Lonely Seas And The Sky -- Part 6

by SoldierNurse22 - The fictional tale of lighthouse keepers in the 1880's, tending a Lake Michigan lighthouse. The characters in this story are completely fictional, while the lighthouse is quite real and still in use....

To The Lonely Seas And The Sky -- Part 4

To The Lonely Seas And The Sky -- Part 4

by SoldierNurse22 - As a further historical note, the cities of Ludington and Hamlin are also quite real--or at least, Hamlin used to be. Ludington, MI continues to thrive as a tourist town, its days of industry long...

To The Lonely Seas And The Sky -- Part 3

To The Lonely Seas And The Sky -- Part 3

by SoldierNurse22 - The fictional tale of lighthouse keepers in the 1880's, tending a Lake Michigan lighthouse. The characters in this story are completely fictional, while the lighthouse is quite real and still in use....

To The Lonely Seas And The Sky -- Part 2

To The Lonely Seas And The Sky -- Part 2

by SoldierNurse22 - The fictional tale of lighthouse keepers in the 1880's, tending a Lake Michigan lighthouse. The characters in this story are completely fictional, while the lighthouse is quite real and still in use....

To Everything, There Is A Season

To Everything, There Is A Season

by VivaLasViejas - A fiftysomething nurse and writer recalls a moment in the late 1960s, when homecoming parades and perfect fall afternoons were highlights of small-town American life. It was a time before our...

Whats on your 'Bucket List'

Whats on your 'Bucket List'

by madwife2002 - Bucket list became popular due to a movie in 2007, overnight I heard people talking about what was on their 'Bucket List'. We do not have to wait until we are terminally ill to make one, in fact we...

To The Lonely Seas And The Sky -- Part 10

by SoldierNurse22 - The fictional tale of lighthouse keepers in the 1880's, tending a Lake Michigan lighthouse. The characters in this story are completely fictional, while the lighthouse is quite real and still in use....

The Technological Hermit

The Technological Hermit

by TheCommuter - I'm a self-described technological hermit who has an arsenal of outdated gadgetry. My computer and clunky tube TVs were manufactured circa 2003. I bought my very first smartphone this year, and prior...

To The Lonely Seas And The Sky -- Part 8

To The Lonely Seas And The Sky -- Part 8

by SoldierNurse22 - The fictional tale of lighthouse keepers in the 1880's, tending a Lake Michigan lighthouse. The characters in this story are completely fictional, while the lighthouse is quite real and still in use....

My Joy of Audiobooks

My Joy of Audiobooks

by madwife2002 - I suffer from hyperacusis, following a head injury sustained in a car accident. I lost the ability to read books something I had enjoyed all my life. Listening to books gave me back one of my...

To The Lonely Seas And The Sky -- Part 7b

To The Lonely Seas And The Sky -- Part 7b

by SoldierNurse22 - To reiterate--this story is completely fictional. None of the characters in this tale really existed. However, their stories closely mirror the lives of real people who lived during the Civil War. ...

Jury-Rigged

Jury-Rigged

by VivaLasViejas - It's as regular as rain in this nurse's life: the biennial notification that she has once again been selected for jury service. Join her as she discovers that there really is a...

To The Lonely Seas And The Sky -- Part 5

To The Lonely Seas And The Sky -- Part 5

by SoldierNurse22 - The fictional tale of lighthouse keepers in the 1880's, tending a Lake Michigan lighthouse. The characters in this story are completely fictional, while the lighthouse is quite real and still in use....

Years Well Spent

Years Well Spent

by jaelpn - Written in loving memory of all those we have taken care of throughout our years of nursing experience. The ones that have touched our hearts as we have walked this journey with them. The man as...

My Quest for reliable technology!

My Quest for reliable technology!

by madwife2002 - My computer was just past 12 months old and of course for the first time ever I didn't purchase extended care, as for previous computers I had never ever needed to use it! I believe this is called...

To The Lonely Seas And The Sky -- Part 1

by SoldierNurse22 - The fictional tale of lighthouse keepers in the 1880's, tending a Lake Michigan lighthouse. The characters in this story are completely fictional, while the lighthouse is quite real and still in...

Can You Survive a Zombie Apocalypse?

Can You Survive a Zombie Apocalypse?

by sirI - Can YOU survive? The Zombie Apocalypse is here and we must help each other. The unreal is now reality, unbelievable, but true. The dead are out to get us. We must use our survival techniques in...


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