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Renda Belle Dodge grew up in the Pacific Northwest as part of a typical, fractured family, and she currently resides in Seattle, Washington. Writing has always been a part of her life, and she began telling and illustrating stories when she was a child. Renda’s writing style is bold and strives to capture the ongoing struggle for identity in contemporary America.

Renda is author of Inked and The Indie Writer’s Workshop (July 2011). She is the Managing Editor of Line Zero, a quarterly indie arts and writing journal, and Pink Fish Press. Renda regularly runs workshops on fiction plotting, drafting and independent publishing. For the past seven years she has been involved in National Novel Writing Month, and for the past four has been a Munici
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私の男友達はとにかく気が強い。


私はさほど気の強いタイプでは無いのですが、仲が良かったからなのか

彼はストレートな物言いを私に良くしていました。

その気の強い発言に私は腹を立ててしまって怒りが爆発することもありました。


喧嘩をして「もう2度と仲良くなんてしない!」

と思ったこともあったんです(苦笑)


ある時期、私はそんな気の強さにさえ腹が立たないことがありました。

正確に言えば「腹を立てているほど精神的余裕が無い」というのが正解だと思います。

悩みを抱えていた私は

彼の言葉をきいても「ふーん・・・」で流していたのです。

流石に彼も私の変化に気がつき話を聞いてくれたんです。


私の話を聞いて彼が「俺が手を貸すよ」そういってくれたんです。

そしてその彼の言葉に甘えました。

持ち前の気の強さのお陰もあって、私の悩みは解消されました。


「そういう事は相談すればいいだろ。可愛くないなあ」

と言う彼。

私はヘラヘラと笑っていまし...

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message 7: by Jaree

Jaree Francis


Free sample of the There's No Tomorrow
http://www.goodreads.com/story/show/3...


William O'Brien Hi Renda -
Please visit my website http://www.peteradarkenedfairytale.co.uk
to view a sample page and many other snippets about the book.
Expected release date mid-late Jan.
Best wishes, William


message 5: by Renda

Renda Dodge Jaree wrote: "Hey, how are you? Just wanted to wish you much success on your writing endeavors

- Jay"


Thank you!


message 4: by Jaree

Jaree Francis Hey, how are you? Just wanted to wish you much success on your writing endeavors

- Jay


Meghan Thanks for adding me. I'll have to check out your book. :)


Magdalena thx for the add! unfortunatly i didn't have the opportunity to read your book. i'm not sure if it was released in my country...


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Lesa One more place we can share.

This place is a blast!


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