Linda’s most recent fiction story appears in the 17th Annual Writer’s Digest Short Short Story Competition Collection, which was just released.
Of more than 5,200 entries, Linda’s story placed 15th. Only the top 25 stories were chosen for publication.
To purchase a copy of the book (it is currently being offered at 50% off the retail price of $10), visit the Writer’s Digest website by clicking this link.
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