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Friday’s Page 69 ~ The Midnight Hour

Friday’s Page 69 ~ The Midnight Hour


The steady flow of brain-exploding new things was hammering at her. When she was little, a wave had knocked her over at the seaside, and every time she’d tried to get up the next wave had knocked her down again. This was worse. Her mum had come and picked her up back then. Who was going to help this time?

First Chapter First Paragraph Tuesday Intros ~ Oh My Gods

First Chapter First Paragraph Tuesday Intros ~ Oh My Gods


I wrapped up my letter to Mum just as Aphrodite barged into my room. Not only did she waltz in without knocking (am I going to have to put up a DO NOT DISTURB sign?), she had nothing on. And I mean nothing.
She was totally naked!

Bye Bye 2018, Hello 2019 – Counting Down to 2019 with 2018 Favourites! #16

Bye Bye 2018, Hello 2019 – Counting Down to 2019 with 2018 Favourites! #16


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First Chapter First Paragraph Tuesday Intros ~ Vampires, Scones, and Edmund Herondale

First Chapter First Paragraph Tuesday Intros ~ Vampires, Scones, and Edmund Herondale


Ever since the unfortunate events of the French Revolution, Magnus had nursed a slight prejudice against vampires. The undead were always killing one’s servants and endangering one’s pet monkey. The vampire clan in Paris was still sending Magnus rude messages about their small misunderstanding. Vampires bore a grudge longer than any technically living creatures, and whenever they were in a bad temper, they expressed themselves through murder. Magnus generally wished his companions to be somewhat less -no pun intended- blood-thirsty.