Unusual for me to post on a Friday but I was tagged by Alyssa Palmer, in a game of LUCKY SEVEN. A writer tagged in this game goes to page 77 of their WIP (or in my case, my latest release, finds line number seven, and copies the next seven lines. Who could resist?
These lines can be found in Family Ties available here.
The aroma was enticing. The spicy layers dripped with mozzarella – his favorite cheese. The kids were still talking around him. But everything felt out of kilter, except for the burning in his gut. He was getting used to that.
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Night. Dark. Humming to himself as he walked along the sidewalk alone. In the spotlight. Happy. Skipping.
From black to bright daylight in the blink of an eye.
From skipping to stillness – he couldn’t move.
Now I get to tag 7 writers: Diana Capri, Sherile Reilly, Roxy Buroughs, Suzanne Stengl, Dara Lee Snow, Brenda Sinclair and Lecia Cornwall