Rainbow Snippets is a group who post 6 sentences each week from LTBTQ+ fiction or a book rec. Check out the FB page for more. #RainbowSnippets
I’ve added making a graphic for these posts to my to do list, as I’ll be getting into territory where I don’t have covers in a few months.
This week’s snippet is from the upcoming repub of Shadowboxing, which I’m aiming to re-release in November. I’ll be sharing from this book for the next few weeks as it’s one I’m currently editing.
He yanked at one of his restraints, hiding a gasp of pain when the added strain on his arm sent a barb of fire through it. Damn it. This must be why the heavy and well-crafted chair was at odds with the simple lines of the desk. Its position in the center of the room was also well-thought-out to leave no object within range that could be used as leverage.
Matt turned his head to the other side, glanced downward, and froze.
The crimson stain ingrained into the carpet pooled outward like the ripples caused by the stones he and Elise used to enjoy throwing into the clear waters of their favourite swimming hole at home in Pennsylvania.