Monday, June 18, 2012

Cameo Brooch: romance, magical realism, 20% goes to cancer support

Author Julie Day recently released a short story, The Cameo Brooch, on the Box of Words website,, where 20% of sales go toward cancer support
The Cameo Brooch is a romance story with magical realism. In the story, Archie runs an antique shop and finds his aunt's cameo brooch. He is baffled why no one wants to buy it until he meets the woman of his dreams, and the brooch treats her right, whereas it has hurt its previous customers.
More about Box of Words: This site is dedicated to quality and original short stories. The idea behind Box of Words is for established authors and new authors who love to create characters and situations to entertain you. When stories are purchased through the site, 20% of the money is donated to Macmillan Cancer Support.
You can buy Julie's story by visiting the website, choosing the title of the story on the drop down menu, and clicking ‘add to my cart’.  It is paid via Paypal.  The story costs .99p or $1.55.


  1. Julie, I got my copy! Looking forward to reading it. :)

  2. Thank you so much, Stacey. Hope you enjoy it.