Six Sentence Sunday #5: Abandon

Welcome to my new Six Sentence Sunday from my next release, The Almack’s Alternative. The AA is a collection of short erotic regency romance stories set in London during 1814. This excerpt is from the first short, Abandon. Enjoy!

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As her carriage threaded its way through London’s quiet streets, Victoria gathered her courage. She could not abandon all hope of securing a match this season because she lacked ambition. What was the alternative? Left on the shelf to endure her mother’s night-time lectures on how to stay young and beautiful. She could be free of all that if she restored Alexander West.

She would be quite celebrated.

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5 Responses to Six Sentence Sunday #5: Abandon

  1. veronicascott December 5, 2011 at 4:35 am #

    Can’t wait for the anthology! Really enjoyed this snippet, sets up the story nicely and leaves me with questions, wanting MORE.




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  2. Sandra Sookoo December 5, 2011 at 8:17 am #

    Sounds like a great start. Can’t wait to see if she succeeds!




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  3. Heather Boyd December 5, 2011 at 12:29 pm #

    Thanks for dropping by. The antho should be out by the end of this week!




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  4. angela quarles December 5, 2011 at 4:23 pm #

    Intriguing!




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  5. Gayle Ramage December 6, 2011 at 5:54 am #

    Love it!




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