Buried Life

In a display of the kindness and courage of community, students at Anna's school then threw her a birthday party with all
Take a look at these ten submissions, all amazing, heartfelt stories, and vote below to tell us who we should help to achieve
While writing our new book, we asked our fans to send us the things they wanted to do before they died. One particular letter came in that struck us deeply. I want to share it with you now. If it had to be a list item, I'd label it "save a life."
I have volunteered and worked at my local non-profit, no kill dog shelter since I've been in college. Now I have been hired as the shelter director and I desperately want to improve the lives of the dogs that live at our shelter while they wait for their forever homes.
I want to start a Lyme Disease Foundation and get the word out about what Chronic Lyme Disease is and what patients with Chronic Lyme Disease go through on a daily basis.
I have been overweight all my life. I started getting larger when I was in kindergarten. I am about to turn 32 years old and would like to have the experience of being a regular, healthy sized person.
When I hear the question what do I want to do before I die, I automatically think about my dad. My dad is the most amazing person I have ever known.
Early this year my 15 year old sister was diagnosed with a disease called Scleroderma, which attacks the lungs heart and kidneys as well as other parts of the body. I want to give her one trip to anywhere she wants to go in the country.
My idea came to me when I first started hearing about all of the teacher layoffs that began in Wisconsin, and has quickly spread throughout the country.
I am 28 years old now and closer than ever with my Dad. We play Jeopardy any time we can, as well as endlessly search Ancestry.com
My hope one day is that I would be able to be humbled in my own life through the eyes of an improvised child in one of the
Women LEAD empowers these young women to take leadership positions alongside men in Nepal by providing them with the skills
The purpose of my entering this contest isn't to make sure that Mary is able to go to Denison. As fantastic as that would
Americans are in debt. Lots of it. We've reached the trillion dollar mark in student loans, medical costs are still the one
The time is now to fulfill my dream and I am more ready than ever. In this clip I say that one thing I want to do before
Click here to vote for this entry in our competition. My name is Ashley, I'm 21 years old. Last year my grandma went in for
My idea, bring the party to them. My vision is to have a set menu of themes, available at the nurses station, where the kids
My list went from "Bucket List!" to "My Life List!" I didn't want to do as much stuff possible before I died; I wanted to
This entry is part of a contest by HuffPost Books and The Buried Life. Click here to read more about it. I invited my 27
Our next great adventure was to mow the lawn. I would be charged with picking up rogue sticks so that the mower would not