Hurrah! It’s a very special Weekend Writing Warriors this week. But we’ll get to that in a moment. First, here’s my snippet for this week, and I thought that it was appropriate to share the very first words of one particular character in Beneath Starlight.
The sudden movement of cloth as the man ripped the curtain aside startled the squirrel to flight. He saw a glimpse of its tail whisking away, and then nothing more.
‘Bloody hell!’ Liam Colley pounded one fist on the window frame, then bent forward to rest his forehead on the cool glass. ‘Bloody, bloody hell.’
He hated being woken by surprise, just hated it. It woke every paranoid instinct in him, every corner of his mind that whispered they’re coming to get you. Who they might be was something he had no care to probe very deeply.
Liam Colley is the reason and purpose of Beneath Starlight; it exists because of him. Which brings me on to the reason that I am so happy about today, because here, for the very first time, is the cover:
It was designed by the wonderfully talented Sarah Robson, and I couldn’t be happier with it! I am so excited to be pressing the ‘Publish’ button later on this week. In the meantime, thank you all for stopping by, and have a great week.