Sad #StoryTime Saturday



On Monday, I asked you to make me cry in ten words or fewer, and you horribly sad people did not fail to disappoint. Good gravy.

There were so many sad ones, but there was one that I kept coming back to over and over again. So, uh, enjoy:


Jake’s expressive Labrador eyes unmistakably pleaded, “Please. Enough. It’s time.”


Whitney Treloar, Naples, FL

Twitter: @Whitneybtreloar

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An expert editor, seasoned writer, and author-centric marketer, Shayla Raquel works one-on-one with authors and business owners every day. A lifelong lover of books, she has edited over 300 books and has launched several Amazon bestsellers for her clients. Her award-winning blog teaches new and established authors how to write, publish, and market their books. She is the author of the Pre-Publishing Checklist, The Rotting (in Shivers in the Night), and her novel-in-progress, The Suicide Tree. She lives in Oklahoma with her two dogs, Chanel and Wednesday.

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