Immediately on the heels of caring for her terminally ill and troublesome father in England at Christmastime, Penny Stanley receives word that her sister, Millie, estranged from Penny’s dysfunctional family for a decade, is terminally ill and returning to a remote village in the Galician region of northwestern Spain, with no known support other than Penny. Penny answers the call for help.
Fleeing danger and heartache Frankie reconnects with her 'adopted' family in Ireland. But why does the man she has always looked on as a brother suddenly make her feel breathless and ignite previously unwanted feelings of passion? And who the hell is still trying to kill her? Frankie must answer those questions and learn the true meaning of Family….before it’s too late.
I walked away from home. It was late at night and Mum and Dad were snoring away. They didn't wake up as I left and now they wouldn't find me until I was far, far away.
This is a short story (approx 1500 words)
Sampling is set at 50%