online home of Madeline Mora-Summonte, writer of dark fiction and horror
Congratulations! What a great way to start the week. :)
Wow! Congratulations! It is a great story.(Holy Smokes!)
Dana - thank you! I thought the same thing - what a way to start a Monday! :)Elizabeth - thank you so much. And thanks for going and reading.
As I said on Janet's blog, the win was well-deserved. Your use of the words was unique, and your story was well-written--haunting, even. Congratulations once again! :)
Colin - thank you for your kind words and for taking the time to comment on Janet Reid's blog and over here. :)
Congratulations - great story.
Holy smokes is right! Janet Reid is a BIG fish. CONGRATS! :D
Annalisa - thank you!Emily - I know, right?! :) I still can't believe it.
that was incredible all right! i never win, but i love getting mentioned. i had a limerick all ready to go at 1 pm on friday and with all the crazy after school i forgot till sunday afternoon! argh!you go, madeline!
That's wonderful!! Congrats~!!JoIn Which We Start Anew
Tara - thanks! That's too bad about your limerick! I bet it would've been a contender. :)Jo - thank you!
That is so awesome! A complement from the Query Shark is a big accomplishment!
Angela - don't I know it?! :)
Congrats! And have more confidence in your talent lady! We do!
Wow, congratulations!! And, holy smokes is right! What a great story. Such an impact in so few words. Fantastic work!!
EmptyNester - my husband says the same thing regarding my confidence - or lack thereof. :)Julie - thank you! You know how I love a strict word limit. :)
Congratulations, Madeline! Well deserved attention for another memorable and heartbreaking story.
Stacy - thanks so much! :)
Sweet! Congrats on the great entry. :D
Way to go, Madeline! I'd have to agree: holy cow, what a story. See, there's a reason why I avoid laundromats...
Stina - thank you. And thanks for "following" us here at TSR. :)Milo - thanks! You only have to worry if you use name brand detergent and fabric softener. :)