The Daily Cuppa
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The Daily Cuppa

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I read a beloved children’s author yesterday who wrote a picture book years ago that mirrors my manuscript.

I hadn’t read it before. It was a coincidence our themes matched.

While I flipped through his story, I scowled. What was all the hoopla?

Mine is better, I decided — then it hit me. I was jealous.



Wow! Did you notice that? It was your day flying by. This publication is your place to enjoy stories of 150 words or fewer about plants and people, wild animals and pets, gardens and food, how-to and how-not-to — written to inform and delight. Did I mention humor?

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Karen Schwartz

Aspiring bestselling novelist, featured writer for The Daily Cuppa, kindness specialist, lover of short-form and chocolate.