It seems a smart choice for my 1st post of 2016 to center around my top priority of this year: that is The Divided Draft!
The task: post 7 lines, from the 7th paragraph, on the 7th page or chapter of your work in progress.
Here it is then. My first excerpt from the novel that will be my debut some time this year. I don’t know why I feel nervous posting it. Deep breath, Faith, and…
Sean lacked his confidence. The last time she had disappeared, it had taken them well into the late evening to find her sitting by a deserted beach, cold and tired. “You stay here, and see what more you can get for the wares. When you’re done, head back to the ship.”
Stepping away from the booth, Sean moved to enter the crowd. Red offered him a quick, last warning as he did: “Don’t be too harsh on her, Captain.”
Sean threw off the suggestion.
I now welcome any of you who haven’t yet been tagged to feel free to share your words if you so please. And be sure to let me know if you do!
May inspiration flow like ink upon your quill,