Today's Six Sentence Sunday snippet comes from Strings Attached, my contemporary romance set in Canada's north.
The wild dog was small and scared, and he might run if she told him to get. But she knew that the blood on his snout and the hunger she saw in his eyes made him dangerous and unpredictable. In response to her voice, he looked uncertain and bared his teeth with a warning growl. Please, Josie prayed to the air and trees, please let Connie come along soon and scare him off. The coyote took a step forward and Josie took a step back, still foolishly holding the meat, the blood staining her hands and the cuff of her sleeve now.This novel has its own companion website, where you can find more info.
Her last thought before the animal leaped at her was that at least she wouldn’t have to call Animal Control on Grover.
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