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100/50 WORDS

It’s Your Blueprint Not Mine

Thrifty Word Challenge 100 #57: & 50 #78: Blueprint

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I’ve tried it your way. I almost didn’t make it through college, but I did. And I did not want to be a teacher or lawyer like so many relatives are. I wanted something else. I wanted to write, but you said, “That’s just a hobby not a career.” So, I spiraled and spiraled until your…




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Melissa R. Mendelson

Melissa R. Mendelson

Horror, Science-Fiction and Dystopian Short Story Author and Poet.

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