Send your holiday stories to Columbian



December holidays are a great time to collect stories of family and friends. The Columbian wants to hear your fun, funny, sweet or sad tales of Decembers past. We’ll publish a selection on Sunday, Dec. 16.

If you’d like to share a story, please send an email (300 words or shorter) to

Please put “Holiday memories” in the subject line and give us your name, age, neighborhood and a daytime phone number where we can reach you. Phone numbers will remain confidential.