Another participation to Six Sentence Sunday, a weekly blog event during which authors post 6 sentences, no more, no less, from one of their works, either published or yet to be published.
This week, I am sharing another bit from Living Out of the Box. I posted the entire first chapter as a sneak preview a few days ago; this excerpt is from the second chapter.
He pressed his smile to the crook of my neck and whispered, “You like having me tied up for you. At your mercy.”
His words summoned another image in my mind, Anando’s skin gleaming softly in the candlelight, silver chains holding his arms up and offering his body to me. I could have done anything I wanted to him, and that knowledge had been intoxicating. In the end, I had needed to unchain him to free both of us, but I can’t deny he had made a beautiful picture, standing in the middle of that room. At my mercy, as he said.