BLOG TOUR – NELIEM
The SHANNON MUIR’S INFINITE HOUSE OF BOOKS column on Mondays and Wednesdays is a place at Shannon Muir’s author website showcasing books from a variety of fiction genres, with an emphasis on interviews and guest posts from other authors. One thing Shannon firmly believes in for readers not only to learn about new books available, but about those who craft the tales behind them. As its name implies, SHANNON MUIR’S INFINITE HOUSE OF BOOKS weekly column features writers from all genres of fiction who want their potential audience to get to know them, and their works, better.
Today, we look at NELIEM.
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the field, I realize too late that it’s a trap. I have been herded like a
sheep, far from the few scattered homes, toward the deserted cliffside where no
one will hear my screams for help. Another boy with flaming red hair stands
behind a tree waiting for me; I recognize him from the market. I can smell him,
sweaty with a tangy sweetness that can only mean one thing. He’s been eating
apples and waiting for some starving girl foolish enough to think she could
steal some fruit.
dagger, strength pulsating so deeply that I nearly drop it from my sweaty palm.
Then, the voice of the boy of my dreams, whispers, “Hold it steady, Oriana. You
can do this.”
down deep within me. Later, I tell myself; later I will worry.