Starting this week, I'll be sharing bits of the upcoming Demons & Lullabies for Six Sentence Sunday. Like in Fangs & Lullabies, each chapter focuses on a different year in Jacob's life. This first excerpt takes place before Nicholas comes back to Andrew.
~~~She took a deep drag—and immediately tapped her ashes in Nicholas’ mug.
“Damn it, Roxanne!”
Nicholas dropped the lighter on the counter and picked up his mug, but it was too late. Ashes floated at the surface of the blood, slowly sinking down as his movement agitated the liquid.
“Oops,” she said, absolutely unrepentant. “I guess now you can come out with me and feed properly.”