I usually hate chain mails of any sort…or anything that resembles one, but this one seemed a bit fun. Have to thank good friend and fellow debut author, Stephanie Lawton, for tagging me.
- Go to page 77 of your current MS.
- Go to line 7.
- Copy down the next 7 lines/sentences, and post them as they’re written. No cheating.
- Tag 7 other victims …er, authors.
He kept his need to love, who he loved from me. There was no excusing that. I saw it as his unspoken commentary on me—-did he think I was unable to accept him? Did he think so lowly of me? The one person I trusted completely, utterly.
Or at least the person I trusted the most, trusted as much as I was able to trust.
In retrospect, in the weeks after his death, I understand a little better.
The above passage is from my YA Contemp which is entitled The Language of Silence. It is currently with a few agents. So, here’s to hoping we’ll see it in print one day.
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