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F.C. Author’s Life Story in the Running for Reader’s Digest

The life story of Carmen Calatayud of Falls Church is one such 150-word tale being considered for publication in an upcoming issue of Reader’s Digest magazine.
Calatayud’s story, “After Seven Black Moons,” is available for viewing at, where it can be supported by vote.

This is part of the Reader’s Digest project “Your Life … The Reader’s Digest Version.” The winner of the contest will have his or her story published and win $25,000. Several runner-up stories will also receive attention and cash prizes.