Story archives - tag: "siblings"


I did not normally have such long conversations with my baby sister, but talking with her that night was the only way I could mask the amorous sounds of our parents in the next room.

tags: sex christmas siblings [add]

2011-12-20 12:24:21 / Rating: 284.25 /


When I found out about my father's serial infidelity my first thought was a hope that I might have brothers or sisters somewhere.

tags: cheater siblings [add]

2010-11-18 16:11:10 / Rating: 559.75 /

Caring Sister

My brother seemed surprised and disappointed when my reaction to his coming-out confession was, "Oh, okay."

tags: lgbt bisexual siblings acceptance [add]

2010-09-07 14:36:35 / Rating: 412.25 /

Sister Bear

He used to call me "Juice-Juice" because "Alyssa" was too hard to say and it was his favorite drink.

tags: childhood siblings [add]

2010-05-24 15:25:06 / Rating: 515.25 /

We told my older sister that if she had wanted to decorate the tree with us, then she she should have gone to community college.

tags: siblings sister christmas [add]

2010-01-27 09:28:24 / Rating: 353.75 /


My sister was obsessed with Ricky Martin until she had a dream that he stabbed and killed me.

tags: siblings childhood humor [add]

2009-06-16 09:26:10 / Rating: 586.25 /


We held up our mother like lonely shelved encyclopedias.

tags: funeral mother books siblings [add]

2009-03-17 12:10:22 / Rating: 506 /

Too Tall

It's hard lying to the parents who raised you to be an honest man, even for the sake of your little sister.

tags: lying family siblings guilt [add]

2008-05-08 17:31:50 / Rating: 573.5 /


Tomorrow I'll celebrate my mother's anniversary while my long lost uncle, her brother, gets deployed to Afghanistan.

tags: relatives war heartache siblings [add]

2008-05-05 10:12:38 / Rating: 463 /

No Secret

Our father's favourite game of deserting us in public places strengthened our sibling bond.

tags: childhood parenting siblings lost [add]

2008-01-08 10:16:35 / Rating: 919.5 /


I just found my brother's profile on Yahoo! personals (and he lied about his age).

tags: siblings horror personals embarrasment [add]

2007-11-30 13:39:16 / Rating: 486.75 /


I no longer care if my baby sister lives or dies.

tags: siblings alcoholism addiction [add]

2007-07-30 13:26:33 / Rating: 493 /


All those years of play-threatening her with the kitchen knives sent her into therapy and the entire time I thought she knew I was kidding!

tags: siblings sisters teasing threats therapy [add]

2007-07-03 17:15:50 / Rating: 593.5 /


Luckily his brother didn't pick the lock until after we were getting dressed.

tags: siblings humor sex [add]

2007-06-20 15:02:25 / Rating: 578.25 /


Am I bad person because when my schizophrenic brother (who believes he is Jesus) asked me how I thought it felt to die on the cross, I responded with, "Um, it hurt?"

tags: schizophrenia mental illness siblings [add]

2007-06-15 13:35:14 / Rating: 527.25 /


Five years and an engagement ring later, my brother forgave his ex-best-friend for hitting on his little sister.

tags: sister engaged getting married brother siblings family forgiveness friends [add]

2007-05-23 13:17:46 / Rating: 889 /

Baron Raymundo

To this very day my kid brother still won't touch anything if I tell him it tastes like chocolate.

tags: humor siblings childhood food gross [add]

2006-11-29 15:16:20 / Rating: 773.25 /