a Few Words
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a Few Words

The Beauty of Zero Expectations

Hope may be a heady thing, but it is also a joy killer

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Ten years ago, I won a fiction writing contest judged by a Pulitzer Prize winner. It came with a $500 award. As one might imagine, I was positively giddy.

In my mind I spun out the future. This would be just the beginning of many such recognitions. Stories would lead to a novel. Maybe a movie…

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Betsy Denson

Betsy Denson

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