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
This week’s snippet is from Sunset at Pencarrow, a New Zealand romance co-written with Lou Sylvre.
“You still want coffee, or are you just standing there holding up the line?”
Nate looked up in surprise at the girl behind the counter. She smiled at him, and her eyes twinkled. Fuck, she was flirting with him, and he’d probably been ignoring her for God knew how long.
“I’m just standing there holding up the line,” he said, feeling bad for his attempt at humor when her face fell. “Sorry, yeah, I am getting coffee.”