Today’s theme is first paragraphs. Since that’s a pretty short snippet I have opted to give you several. I hope you enjoy and be sure to check out the rest of the snippety authors.
Pentacles of Magick: The Bonding
The vision of a woman filling the screen took his breath away. The tumble of blonde hair cloaking her shoulders and back surrounded an oval shaped face with wide set, deep green eyes. Perfect white teeth nibbled on the lower edge of ruby lips. It was her, the woman he’d been warned about. The one he’d been waiting for. He’d known she would be beautiful and difficult to resist. What he hadn’t expected was the sudden surge in his power at the mere sight of her. Every cell in his body sparked when he first spied her on the security camera, and with seductive power rushing through his veins he couldn’t turn away.
Pentacles of Magick: The Healing
Raven’s back bowed up and away from the bed as she fought desperately against her restraints. Her cries of anguish tore from her mouth as Denn watched her helplessly. Night after night she’d suffered nightmares to the point he had to restrain her for fear she might hurt herself. She should have awakened by now. Physically her body was ready, but something—some mental anguish, he would guess—kept her asleep.
Pentacles of Magick: The Revealing
The guard pushed Jessie into her cell far harder than he needed to, and her head slammed into the wall. Beyond the point of physical pain, anger bubbled instead. She had to find a way out. She had the will, she just needed a plan.
Follow the trail: