• The Tale of Stretchy the Short Necked Giraffe

    Conor D. · Jul 12, 2012

    This is the story of an inspirational young giraffe named Stretchy. Stretchy was born on a hot, summer morning in a Kenyan Safari. Before too long, his mother had rejected him - it soon became apparent...

  • Be Yourself...

    Muhammad M. · Feb 22, 2013

    Don't try to connect yourself or to force yourself to be part of what is perceived as cool, exquisite and elite...You're the only version of you that is out there, being yourself will give you credibility,...

  • Keep It Clean

    Elena B. · Nov 23, 2012

    My mom is pretty intense. She's always been super anal about keeping the house clean, to the point where even if i have a friend over, she will force us (not me, us) to help her clean whatever it is

  • You Never Forget Your First Time

    Chris M. · February 4, 2014

    It was the summer going into sixth grade. There had been some talk lately amongst us neighbor kids about kissing. Jim Webster showed up at my house one day and I knew, without any words between us, that...

  • An Answer to Describe a Love Story From Your Youth

    Mary W. · November 11, 2013

    I was eighteen and couldn't wait for college orientation.  I was a little shy, but I'd find a party-girl roommate and we'd hit every frat house beer-fest for the three days that we would be there. Finally,...

  • An Answer to A Year in Review

    Carolyn P. · January 1, 2014

    1. I started playing OUM 2. My son got a clean bill of health after a scare that his cancer had returned 3. I went cliff jumping with my 8yr old which was amazing 4. Had a fantastic anniversary sitting...