When Blood Speaks

When Blood Speaks

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SLampkin By SLampkin Completed

The snow on the mountains of the Jefferson National Park has settled. With her ankles buried deep in slush, Lily leaves her cozy cabin, bow in hand and arrows sticking out of her backpack, for the trees. There is nothing unusual about this hunt. Not until she spots something dark and mysterious underneath an old willow oak. 

Lily doesn't so much as flinch when her prey arrives. With her sharp eye, she strikes at the right moment, taking down her dinner. As she goes to collect her meat, a shadow catches her attention by the old oak tree-something that will change everything.

Entry for the Open Novella Contest 2019
Suspense Fiction #1 - Winter Sun

- 2/8/19: Title Change from HUNTED to WHEN BLOOD SPEAKS -

© 2019 Sarah Lampkin
Published to Wattpad 01.18.19
Initial Draft - Ongoing - Last Update 03.26.19

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  • contemporary
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