I am happy to be again participating in SFFS. You can find links to the other participants here. This week I’m offering an excerpt from ‘Blue Galaxy.’
In this snippet our intrepid and dangerous heroine, Sola, has forced Captain Rhodes to bring her to Valhalla space station. Which, unfortunately for Rhodes, is absolutely the worst place in the galaxy for him to be.
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She grabbed his hand as they arrived at a brightly lit concourse. The place was packed with people. Javan swept the crowd and sighed in relief. Only pirates, cutthroats, smugglers, mercenaries and assassins to worry about.
“This way,” she said and led him through the crowd.
“Not a good idea,” he whispered, keeping his head down to prevent making eye contact with anyone.
“Just keep walking.”
He walked faster as the crowd murmured. Someone whispered his name, was shushed, and several people scurried off in different directions.
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What is Rhodes so scared of? Find out here?
What does Rhodes think of me, his creator? He tells us here.
Blue Galaxy is an e-book available from Carina Press and all the usual online retailers, as well as an audio book from audible.com
Falling in love is easy; staying alive long enough to enjoy it just might be impossible.