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Killing Cupid

Killing Cupid By Laura Levine

IN THE February 7 ISSUE

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by Sandra Murphy

The life of a freelance writer is not an easy one. Sure, there are a few regular clients, and a small amount of fame, but you can’t live forever on slogans like “In a Rush to Flush? Call Toiletmasters!” When Marvelous Marv, the Mattress King, recommends Jaine Austen for a copywriting job for Joy Amoroso, Matchmaker to the Stars, it sounds like a good deal, especially the pay.


by Cynthia Chow

As fans of the absolutely hilarious Jaine Austen series know, Jaine has a pretty abysmal record with romance and her choice of paramours. Besides her ex-husband The Blob, past suitors have included philanderers, murderers, and a few murder victims. So maybe the freelance writer – and award winner for the In the rush to Flush? Call Toiletmasters! slogan – isn’t the obvious hire for renowned professional matchmaker Joy Amoroso during the Valentine’s Day season.


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