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really liked it 4.0  ·  Rating Details ·  6 Ratings  ·  4 Reviews
When you wake up in a room full of concerned faces and bright lights, sometimes recollections are the last thing you need.

Broken is a short fictional tale, inspired by the true story of one womans struggle with her own personal realisation.

All she needs is the song to stop.
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Published (first published May 10th 2011)
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Jul 15, 2011 ѦѺ™ rated it really liked it
“It is devastating to be abused by someone that you love and think loves you in return.” - Dianne Feinstein

Louise and Christopher have been sweethearts since they were sixteen. one rainy night, an inebriated Chris proposes marriage. Louise accepts. her nightmare has just began...
this is a very timely read for me. last weekend, an amateur video of a man physically abusing his wife of fourteen years was aired over one of our local TV shows. it was one of the most horrible and violent scenes i hav
Jun 27, 2011 Joy rated it really liked it
very well written-
Jemima Valentino
Sep 16, 2011 Jemima Valentino rated it it was amazing  ·  (Review from the author)
I wrote it, so obviously I think it's ace! :-)

I actually had a hard time writing this particular short story, as it is based on real life events and incorporates scenes that actually happened. However, once a quarter, I shall be giving 10% of the profit that this story makes through it's sales on Amazon and other digital platforms, to a charity in the UK that supports victims of domestic violence, and their families.
Dec 24, 2014 Lexi rated it really liked it
This is a short story that was posted to the Kindle store. I chose to read it for a Domestic Violence course I was taking. The story details some of the dynamics of an abusive relationship. The writing was well done and I was able to use this story as a means of giving a more personal perspective to what happens in violent relationships.
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I am a new writer, living in the UK with my husband, two gorgeous girls, a couple of cats and a dog named Eddie. When I first told my husband in early 2009 that I had written a book, and the genre was BDSM erotica, he went silent for a few moments, stared at me for a few moments longer, and then said, "I always expected you to write a book, so good for you." I don't believe I have ever held my ...more
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