On this day :
1945 US flag raised on Iwo Jima, 1778 Friedrich von Steuben arrives at Valley Forge, 1958 Formula One champ kidnapped, 1861 Lincoln arrives in Washington, 1955 First council meeting of SEATO, 1885 A remarkable reprieve for a man sent to the gallows, 1887 Earthquake strikes Mediterranean, 1954 Children receive first polio vaccine, 1981 Spanish rebels storm Parliament, 1997 Schindlers List shown uncut on network television, 1868 WEB DuBois is born, 1978 Its a tie for Song of the Year at the 20th annual Grammy Awards, 1940 Guthrie writes This Land is Your Land, 1861 Lincoln avoids assassination attempt, 1980 Eric Heiden speed skates into Olympic history, 1966 Desertion up in South Vietnamese army, 1971 South Vietnamese advance stalls, 1917 Germans begin withdrawal to the Hindenburg Line, 1945 Marines raise the flag on Mt Suribachi,

Stories

A prose or verse composition especially one telling a serious story that is intended for representation by actors impersonating the characters and performing the dialogue and action.

Drama

The Hunt Of Life

The Hunt Of Life
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Slowly, silently, searchingly, he walked along the dusty path in the jungle. Morning sunlight spread across his face through the spaces between the branches in...

Obliged

Obliged
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Dedicated to a departed friend, and his friends, in whose memories, he shall stay alive forever.

The True Essence Of Life

The True Essence Of Life
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Truth always prevails...And life goes on....

A Fighter

A Fighter
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Edwin Middleton was a 10 year old boy when he and his family found out that he was suffering from epilepsy.

Prashant

Prashant
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In conversation with a mango seller ... turns into a thought provoking lesson.

Communication

Communication
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One Sunday I was relaxing in my study, when my mother arrived to tell me some news.

The Robbery

The Robbery
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As it was raining cats and dogs, the group of friends drove along the road in their yellow Humvee. These were not just friends. They were acquaintances.

A Bond Of Letters

A Bond Of Letters
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Why do you think everyone is unique? It is because of their qualities. Some may be myriad minded, creative, absent minded, flawless, sublime and so on.