The Official Writing Challenge
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Well said...well said... My fav sentence is "A life lived simply, as we learned, was a life rich with compassion and love." Lot of truth here- I read it multiple times just to let those truths sink in....
Reads like non-fiction! That's a compliment! Very intense.
Congratulations on your 3rd place finish, Amy! I plan to mark it as one of my favorites.

Thank you for taking time away from all your duties on the farm.
Well done story, and speaks truth to so many. Congratulations on your win!
Congratulations, Amy! I like how you used the double imagery of being like and vacationing on islands
Your story demonstrated how our most precious commodity whizzes past if we don't intentionally slow ourselves down to appreciate and appropriate it.