Autobiography

What's Your Story?: True Experiences from Complete Strangers (The Strangers Project)

In the vein of PostSecret comes this emotionally addictive and exciting examine people’s private thoughts—some tragic, a few humorous, a few adventurous—told anonymously and of their personal handwriting.

The global isn't really made of atoms; it's composed of tiny tales. and everybody has a story.

In 2009 in an Ann Arbor coffeehouse, Brandon Doman all started asking passersby to proportion a narrative with him. supplying paper, pens, and clipboards, his purely standards was once that the tale needed to be precise. Doman then displayed chosen tales on his web site strangersproject.com. spectacular of their honesty, intimate, strong, occasionally chilling, and punctiliously addictive, the tales grew to become an online hit. over the last 5 years, Doman’s own ardour project—10,000 tales powerful and growing—has persevered to interact strangers of every age and backgrounds and has remodeled right into a robust flow of readers and storytellers who use the project’s anonymity as a gateway to mirror, have a good time, heal, and attach via words.

Now, Doman has conscientiously selected two hundred tales that seize the essence of The Strangers undertaking. brought through Doman, the tales show the variety of human event, from the funny to the heartbreaking to the profound, and are prepared to reflect the typical encounters that ensue among strangers each day.

A social gathering of human interest and our desire for connection, What’s Your Story? opens us to new probabilities and gives an intimate glimpse into the lives of others with one easy query: “What’s your story?”

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Org). He at the moment stocks tales on-line and in shows, and keeps to speak to strangers. He lives in Brooklyn. you could keep on with his paintings at brandondoman. com. observe nice authors, unique bargains, and extra at hc. com. credit disguise layout by way of Lynne Yeamans Copyright WHAT’S YOUR STORY?. Copyright � 2015 by way of Brandon Doman. All rights reserved below foreign and Pan-American Copyright Conventions. by means of fee of the necessary charges, you've been granted the nonexclusive, nontransferable correct to entry and skim the textual content of this booklet on-screen. No a part of this article could be reproduced, transmitted, downloaded, decompiled, reverse-engineered, or saved in or brought into any info garage and retrieval procedure, in any shape or in any respect, no matter if digital or mechanical, referred to now or hereafter invented, with no the explicit written permission of HarperCollins e-books. First released in 2015 through: HarperDesign An Imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers 195 Broadway manhattan, manhattan 10007 Tel: (212) 207-7000 Fax: 855-746-6023 harperdesign@harpercollins. com www. hc. com allotted during the global via: HarperCollinsPublishers 195 Broadway big apple, new york 10007 Library of Congress keep an eye on quantity: 2015930312 ISBN 978-0-06-238687-8 EPub variation might 2015 ISBN 9780062386922 All images courtesy of Brandon Doman. concerning the writer Australia HarperCollins Publishers Australia Pty. Ltd. point thirteen, 201 Elizabeth highway Sydney, NSW 2000, Australia www. harpercollins. com. au Canada HarperCollins Canada 2 Bloor highway East - twentieth flooring Toronto, ON M4W 1A8, Canada www. harpercollins. ca New Zealand HarperCollins Publishers New Zealand Unit D1, sixty three Apollo force Rosedale 0632 Auckland, New Zealand www. harpercollins. co. nz uk HarperCollins Publishers Ltd. 1 London Bridge road London SE1 9GF, united kingdom www. harpercollins. co. united kingdom usa HarperCollins Publishers Inc. 195 Broadway big apple, manhattan 10007 www. harpercollins.

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