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This week I'm sharing 7 paragraphs once again. Here's the set up...
A Halloween party gets sexy
when a vampire’s victim meets up with a nerdy Dr. in this snippet from my WIP
“Mountains and Skyscrapers”. Elle and
Michael have had a spat and haven’t seen each other for awhile, but they have made up over a phone call. She attends
a Halloween party with her friend Tom, knowing that she
will run into Michael there.
weaved her way in the opposite direction of Tom, finding the patio door and
escaping through it into the cold night air.
She was glad the old black dress she had found had long sleeves, though
the plunging neckline was a bit chilly.
She wouldn’t stay out long; just take a few breaths, refocus, and then
slip back inside where it was warm. She
walked to the edge of the patio and looked up at the full moon that smiled back
at her. A hand reached around her,
holding a glass.
thought red wine was appropriate.”
didn’t have to turn around to know who it was.
“Michael. I didn’t know you were
going to be here tonight,” she lied, her heart fluttering. She took the glass and swirled the liquid
around, watching it.
here about half an hour ago,” he said.
took you this long to find me?”
saw you the minute I came in. I wanted
to make sure I got a good look at you in case you were still mad and decided to leave once you saw
turned to face him. He was dressed as a
Doctor with a white lab coat, crazy wild-haired wig and a stethoscope around
his lip and looked at the prosthetic gash on her neck with mock concern. “That’s a terrible looking wound. You might need stitches. I should examine it closer in some better
light.” He ran his finger down the side
of her neck. “Yes, I think you’ll need a