Six Sentence Sunday, Mar. 6


Here’s something from the WIP. The heroine, Ivy Smithson, is an uptight heiress who’s just gotten a call from Daisy, her wild child younger sister. Daisy announces that she and her inappropriate (to Ivy) boyfriend are getting married:

“Have you set a date yet?” Ivy asked, stalling as her mind raced. How long she would have to convince her sister to come to her senses? It took at least a year to plan a wedding of the size and scope that would be expected for a family of their social prominence. That would be plenty of time to talk her out of this, Ivy realized with relief.
“Yep. The wedding’s the day after tomorrow.”
“What?” Ivy practically squawked.


Now, you don’t think Ivy is going to take this lying down, is she? 

See more author excerpts at www.sixsunday.blogspot.com.

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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21 Responses to Six Sentence Sunday, Mar. 6

  1. Ella Drake says:

    I honestly laughed out loud. Great snippet!

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  2. lol very nice. Can't wait to see what happens.

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  3. Ann Mayburn says:

    Ha! Oh I can just hear the wheels turning. What a great set up!

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  4. Edie Ramer says:

    Sounds like a fun story!

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  5. Sarah Grimm says:

    LOL! I can hear her squawk! Great six, Linda.~Sarah

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  6. Keri Ford says:

    Oh, geez, I nearly choked on my water from laughing. LOL

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  7. Casi says:

    Of course not. She's going to do everything she can to sabotage the wedding so that she can at least push it back if not completely talk her sister out of it in two days.

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  8. Cate Masters says:

    Ivy needs to think fast! lol

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  9. Vanessa says:

    NIce! I love the reaction at the end, and can't wait to see how she manages to deal with that…

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  10. Mina Carter says:

    LOL! That's great! Can't wait to see what happens next 🙂

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  11. Jessica says:

    Very funny. Can't wait to see what Ivy comes up with.

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  12. Lisa Fox says:

    Lol! I can totally hear her squawk. Great six!

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  13. AHH! I love it. I can't wait to see what happens next!

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  14. Lauri J Owen says:

    LOL! What to do now? Great six!

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  15. Hee! I get the feeling Daisy knows exactly how to play Ivy.

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  16. Well, hell. Why not make it that afternoon? Should be more than enough time for Ivy! LOL!

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  17. Gem Sivad says:

    I think Daisy is making haste to out maneuver Ivy's plans.Great six!gem

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  18. Laura Kaye says:

    Whoops! Nothing like time pressure to perfectly drive conflict! Great!

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  19. Jayel Kaye says:

    Hum.why the rush?

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  20. Alanna Coca says:

    Big sis to the rescue!

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