Fragments by Janaki Nagaraj

  Print Length: 76 pages Publication Date: July 31, 2017 Sold by: Amazon Digital Services LLC Language: English Available on Kindle Unlimited Genre: Fiction, Anthology     “I often painted fragments of things because it seemed to make my statement as well as or better than the whole could” – Georgia O’Keeffe.A serial killer on…

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Heartprints #WriteBravely

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Nostalgia #writebravely #writetribeproblogger

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