Sunday, June 24, 2012
The 7, 7, 7
Laurel Hawkes, Jillian Chantel and Melanie Atkins tagged me in their facebook posts, and I've been tagged a couple of other times on facebook, too. I think I'm ready to follow through. I'm taking the broader possibility of page 7 or 77.
1. Go to page 7 or 77 of your work in progress (or most recently completed novel).
2. Go to line 7.
3. Copy down the next 7 lines and post them as they're written. No cheating.
4. Tag 7 other authors, Jude Urbanski
From The Secret Door, my WIP, I chose what's currently page 7, which will change once the editing is done, but for now here it is:
Meklau stood, a shard of glass embedded in his neck and blood pooled at his front paws. His eyes lost focus. Meklau's howl was low.
Zoltan stumbled off the main road and into the bushes, collapsing next to a tree. He heard the humans scatter forward.
Zoltan couldn't make out the rest of what was said, but he heard an engine roar to
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nice tense pacing in this scene, Steph!ReplyDelete