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The Memoirist

Not All Kisses Are Book-Worthy, and Certainly Not the First Ones

Thank god for the second kisses.

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I had practiced my first kiss for 14 years and it still sucked big time when it happened.

At two, I practiced it on my one-year-old cousin.

Grandma left us together, unattended, in the same crib. When she returned, he was crying, with teeth marks on…

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

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Adelina Vasile

Adelina Vasile

Aspiring toddler taming master, part-time (copy)writer. Hit me up at adelinanvasile@gmail.com

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