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Ann hates the house she grew up in. It is filled with memories of a difficult childhood. When her mother's stroke brings her back to the place, she wants nothing more than to put it - and her entire past - behind her. Can an old neighbor help her see the good she can take away from her old despised home?
Kindle Edition, 12 pages
Published November 17th 2010 by JJ Press
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Lori Henrich
Dec 18, 2011 rated it liked it
This was a good short story. Sometimes it takes another person to help you see things as they really are, not as you remember. Memories can be tainted by the past and the pain that doesn't quite go away.
Theresa
Nov 23, 2018 rated it it was ok
Quick read . Just a short story read it in less then 15 minutes.
Julia
Nov 03, 2011 rated it really liked it
Very short story but very well written. It had meaning and a lesson learned... For what it's worth I liked it...
Michele
Jun 10, 2015 rated it it was ok
This was okay. It was a short story which it states but it was just too short. It had the makings of a good story though.
Kay
Aug 05, 2016 rated it it was amazing
Goodbye home

A poignant story of a hard upbringing, love, interracial marriage, hate, and the care for a mother. A good read...
Ginger
Actually, I read this tonight in about 20 minutes. I would really like to see this turned into a full length novel. I would love to get the story on Ann's childhood growing up in this house.
Jenny
Jan 06, 2013 rated it liked it
Very short story.
Kathee
Aug 02, 2012 rated it liked it
It wasok fora short story ... wish it had gone on a bit longer and gave a few more details into her not-so-good childhood.
Carolyn
Feb 25, 2012 rated it liked it
This was good. I just wish it were a lot longer than it was. It had the potential of a really great story but it was so short I read it in about 30 minutes.
Leigh
Mar 28, 2014 rated it it was ok
Not a bad short story, though due to the length, it's bursting at the seams with way too much description and too much sentimentality.
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