Stories that were submitted to the site are served randomly to
visitors of the Shared Voices section,
which is open to the public worldwide.
We didn't perform much, if any, internal editing of stories, but
we were selective about which stories would be included. The more
a story conveyed a personal experience, the more likely it was to
By submitting a story, authors agreed to grant us
the right to use it on this site in perpetuity.
Contribute your story
Survivor stories from visitors to this site were accepted from
June 1998 through April 2000 and are included in the Shared Voices
section of this site.
While we are unable to accept any new stories at this time, we
hope you'll take a moment to read some of the stories contributed
If you have submitted a story and would like to find out whether
it has been posted to the site, please send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Be sure to include your name and the title of your story.