Sample Sunday is a weekly posting from my pre-published work in progress Eternal Curse: Giovanni’s Angel. Each week I will post approximately 100 – 150 words from this installment of the series. Please visit the ToiBox to read samples of my other works.
Eternal Curse: Giovanni’s Angel chapter 3
Mira’s heartbeat began to slow down to a concentrated pulse as she stood there for what seemed an eternity. The wind seemed to stop blowing as the leaves’ rustling made no sound. Her breath barely floated out from her chest as Giovanni began to emerge from behind the shed door that opened slowly. He stepped out onto the path, carefully avoiding the sunlight, and closed the door behind him. He stood up straight and stared across the path at his guest for the first time in utter amazement. Mira looked at Giovanni from across the path and made eye contact with him for a split second, before she slowly tilted her head to one side while trying to call out, “Giovvv?” Then she fell to the ground, fainting from the overwhelming anticipation and shock.
Word Count: 134
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