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The Lucky 7 Meme...

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I've been tagged by Amber Clites in The Lucky 7 Meme...

The Rules:
1. Go to page 77 of your current MS/WIP
2. Go to line 7
3. Copy down the next 7 lines - sentences or paragraphs - and post them as they're written. No cheating
4. Tag 7 authors
5. Let them know






Well, I'm going to have to *cough* cheat *cough* on this one, as my current WIP has just been re-started from scratch, as I wasn't happy with the voice. So instead I will use my finished novel Santos, as this definitely has more than 77 pages (my current WIP has been downsized to 8 from 88, nice symmetry don't you think? shame it wasn't the other way around...)



So, here goes...



Demuse started to believe this might actually be happening, and she swooned. Barely managing to catch herself, leaning against the wall again. She looked at the creature, the gargoyle, before her. This was definitely a turn up for the books. She either suffered a delayed concussion, or she actually might be the chosen child from the mythol…

Action vs Adventure or I'm a die hard Princess Bride fan

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I've had a rough week, we all get them, where nothing went right and the whole world seemed to be battling against me. It all felt a bit surreal, as if I were a character in one of my own books, but now I'm coming out the other side and with a sigh of relief (and crossed fingers) I can say things are getting better. My grandma was taken into hospital (she's 90 and I was worried sick), and though it was a day to day struggle, she is recovering nicely and should be home today or tomorrow! So on that positive note I decided to take a deep breath, a hot bath and write a new blog post! 


I'm pretty sure today is Wednesday... which means film day, but first I would like to thank the wonderful Amber Clites for awarding me the Kreativ Blogger Award!  


And to receive the Kreative Blogger Award, I must:


Thank the blogger who gave you the award and provide a link. (Thanks again Amber!)List 7 interesting things about yourself that your readers might find interestingNominate 7 other bl…