Delicate Spring Flowers

Delicate Spring Flowers

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1,729 words (≈ 7 minutes)

The winter of apocalypse has passed and love is in the air. A woman inexperienced in the ways of romance loses her fiancé and must set out to find another boyfriend. As her biological clock ticks down she hurries to find a tribe of endangered humans and their scarce promise of a suitor. Along the way she discovers at least one other woman has the same agenda. She must camouflage herself to even approach a human male. Hopefully the man of her dreams will not be too… (more)

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SardoWeems (8 books)
Thu, 12 Nov 2015 06:38:32 +0100

Interesting and weird.
There's a strange lack of context. Where/when are they? Settling that would make the main point of the story (what are they?) somewhat less bewildering.
Pretty good writing.

Book Details  

Language: English

Written in: 2011

Published: 2011-11-17

Word count: 1,729 words (≈ 7 minutes)

License: Attribution Non-Commercial No Derivatives (cc by-nc-nd)

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