A Peek into Wayward

Finally! I make good on my word to bring a little tidbit of my novel, Wayward.

It’s just a little taste, but hopefully enough to whet the appetite. My protagonist’s name is Simon Farrell and he’s just been through something weird and unsettling with more to come. 

Go ahead, you know you’re just itching to get into Wayward, even if we don’t visit this time. Read this snippet and let me know what you think. 

Regards,
Robin

WAYWARD – CHAPTER ONE
I’m going to land hard, and there’s nothing I can do about it. It’s as if my soul is being sucked back into my body at high velocity. The impact is so abrupt I slam my head into the headboard. A second of blinding white flashes behind my eyes.
“Aw shit,”
I grab my head and wince in pain. My heart hammers in my chest, I gasp for air as though I’ve run a marathon. Sweat drips from my face and runs down my neck.
Just minutes ago, my father chased me out of Cusack’s Shack. Then everything disappeared, went pitch black. A magnetic sensation took over, and I sped through darkness until I could see myself hurtling toward myself. It makes no sense and yet, it does.
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8 Comments

  1. Lisa Fender said,

    February 17, 2012 at 17:17

    sounds awesome! Good pick for your teaser!

  2. R.G. Calkins said,

    February 17, 2012 at 17:59

    Thanks!

  3. Jody Romero said,

    February 18, 2012 at 23:57

    Love it. The magnetic pull I relate to especially which enables me to relate to your protagonist well.

  4. R.G. Calkins said,

    February 19, 2012 at 18:09

    I'm so glad you like it! It means a lot to have someone say that they can relate to my protagonist.

  5. February 19, 2012 at 23:51

    My interest is peaked, so when can we get more? Don't often go beyond FB or emails, but I will need to come back

  6. R.G. Calkins said,

    February 20, 2012 at 12:29

    Thanks so much Patt. I will post another teaser next month. This week I will post some book recommendations. Thanks for reading and commenting, I really appreciate it!

  7. March 3, 2012 at 01:02

    oooh….you had me at "I'm going to land hard". Can't wait Robin!!

  8. R.G. Calkins said,

    March 3, 2012 at 03:01

    Thanks Pam!


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