Six Sentence Sunday, Feb. 6th


Last week, I posted the first six sentences of my forthcoming romantic suspense, Forget-Me-Not. (See previous post.) This week, Lara has discovered the source of the mysterious sound. An SUV has wrecked on the washed-out road to her remote cabin. An an injured stranger is behind the wheel: 

Covered in blood, hurt, and obviously disoriented, he still exuded menace. Lara thought of an injured wild animal, whose pain and confusion made it deadlier than ever. She would have to proceed with caution. Had he followed her here from Chicago? Maybe he was a reporter trying to track down a “Where are they now?” story. He looked too dangerous to be a reporter, but anything was possible.

Forget-Me-Not, to be released on Feb. 18th.


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About Linda Morris

Linda Morris is a multipublished writer of contemporary and historical romance. She writes stories with heart and heat, and a joke or two thrown in. When she's not writing, working, or mommying, she's doing yoga, reading, working in her flower garden, or baking delicious things she probably shouldn't eat. A beat-up old copy of Kathleen Woodiwiss's "Ashes in the Wind" that her mom bought for her at a garage sale years ago was her "gateway drug" into the world of romance novels. Her all-time favorite romance writers include Laura Kinsale, Patricia Gaffney, Elizabeth Delancey, and Marjorie Ferrell. Current favorites include Julie Anne Long, Erin McCarthy, and Shannon McKenna.
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18 Responses to Six Sentence Sunday, Feb. 6th

  1. Ann Mayburn says:

    Ohhh, a yummy man of mystery! Love it. 🙂

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  2. Great imagery of wild, hurt beast. The 'where are they now' intrigues me about her backstory

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  3. Sarah Grimm says:

    Love your six! I'm going to have to check out Forget-Me-Not

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  4. Edie Ramer says:

    I like this a lot. You show so much about the characters in this snippet.

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  5. Lisa Fox says:

    This is an awesome six! What a great description!

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  6. Eleri Stone says:

    Great six. I want to know who he is!

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  7. Chrystalla says:

    Ohh I like the mysterious hurt stranger! Can't wait to see what happens next!

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  8. Trish says:

    yumm. . .a menacing, mysterious stranger. You got my attention!

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  9. Way to set the stage and make us want to read on!

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  10. Jayel Kaye says:

    I like the comparison of a wounded animal

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  11. A.R. Norris says:

    Forthcoming? I'll have to keep track when it's released. This is one to add to my TBR list.

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  12. Alanna Coca says:

    Ohh wow. I'm intrigued

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  13. I'm so glad you all seem to be enjoying it. It's coming out the 18th of Feb (just a couple of short weeks!), so I'll be doing excerpts from it for at least two more Sundays.

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  14. I did see previous post and both are excellent! Looking forward to more from this!

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  15. Casi says:

    He's not a reporter and if she doesn't want to be in danger she should run away screaming. On the other hand, then you wouldn't have a story. I like the imagery you used.

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  16. Dee Carney says:

    He sounds very mysterious in a very sexy way. 😉

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  17. Some great imagery – the wild animal association is great.

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