The Memoirist
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The Memoirist


She was Scared of Heights

Grandma took care of it.

Photo by Marius Le on Unsplash

My Grandpa wasn’t always known for his kindness.

Scaring us humored him.

Enter: Grandpa, firing up the tractor, recruiting the grandkids to climb into the scoop with the objective of retrieving the choice apples.




We publish memoirs, personal essays, and fictional memoir. Creative stories unpacked from the nostalgic hope chests of our lives.

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Donna Lynn

Donna Lynn

I’m Donna — mom of three grown children and grandma to 4. I’m a former kindergarten teacher and I love to write.

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