“Welcome to Heartless House,” the publishing rep said.
“We are confident that you will be one of our brightest stars.”
“Thank you,” she sighed as she clutched her manuscript close.
What he didn’t realize was each printed word was a drop of blood from her broken heart.
“Yes” she smiled “it makes a great story.”
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These days I am so busy writing I am not shooting
grateful to Calliope for the nice shot