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Young Andrew suffers many losses. An orphan, he feels alone and unwanted. He becomes the silent star. He walks alongside the track in life; often getting stuck on the wrong side. Rose is his redeemer and because of her and their love for one another he overcomes all odds and becomes an inspiration to others.
The Silent Star won first place in a WynLit writing competition hosted by Wynterblue Publishing Canada. This is a story of abuse, overcoming, redemption and inspiration.
If you enjoy this short story then you are sure to want to purchase one of my short story anthologies; one of which is titled "The Silent Star Plus a Dozen" and the second of which is titled "Social Studies - Book Two (Shattered and Broken)" The short story "The Silent Star" is contained in each of these anthologies.