Excerpt 1 from my “Lost Memory Romance” story for #CampNaNoWriMo

For starters the title “Lost Memory Romance” is a working title, for now…  I am terrible at coming up with good titles and that was the best I could come up with for the time-being…  I might keep it, I might change it – I don’t know yet.

So here’s a a few piece of what I wrote today.  Do keep in mind that this is still VERY rough

Brenda Muller took a quick glance at her one year old daughter, sleeping soundly in her car seat, before returning her eyes to the lonely road in front of them.  It seemed as if an eternity had passed since Brenda, and her baby girl Nellie, had started off on this cross-country trek.  In reality it hadn’t even been a full 48 hours. But those 48 hours had been brutal for Brenda….

Behind them, Brenda towed a small trailer (the smallest they could get) that held all the essential belongings they could fit into it.  Everything else they owned had been sold so they would have money for this one-way trip.  A one-way trip back home to Harbor where Brenda hoped to make a new start with her daughter.

Brenda could feel the exhaustion settling over her, despite having splurged on  a large soda at the last rest stop.  If she could just make it those last two hours…..


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