He's a bounty hunter hot on the trail of an elusive, magical jewel thief. As their game of cat and mouse intensifies, he has to wonder...
who is really chasing whom?
Welcome to the Scintillating Sunday Romance Blog Hop where multiple romance and erotic romance authors share snippets of their work. Today we're looking inside the short story collection, Daydreams, at Story 2: The Bounty.
She held a gun, but it trembled in her hands. She'd changed into a black dress with a zipper going across her chest diagonally from left shoulder to right hip. Black hair partially covered her face illuminated by the outside light.
"You're not going to shoot me. That's not your style," he said softly.
"There's a first time for everything." She frowned, her confidence from earlier slipping. She used both hands to try to control the shaking gun. "How did you find me?"
"Finding people is a specialty of mine."
They circled around the small space—her holding a gun in her trembling hands and him raising his hands out to his sides. Round and round they went.
Taking a chance that she wouldn't accidentally shoot him, he lunged forward and grabbed her wrists. The gun dropped almost immediately, but she fought back using her high heels, claws, and teeth. They collapsed in a tangle of limbs on the ground.
He pushed her face into the carpet, grabbed her wrists, and searched his back pockets for the handcuffs he hoped like hell he'd remembered to bring. Still she kicked and writhed beneath him, a wild woman with nothing to lose, fighting him until he had her hands secured behind her waist. He growled against her ear, "Stop it. I've got you and I'm not letting you go."
"I'll let you think that." She twisted her head and peered at him through a veil of black hair and shadows.
From the back cover...
Daydreams, moments of what-ifs and possibility.
Imagine...a ghostly mariner haunting the shores of Ireland who reminds a lonely woman how beautiful life is...a bounty hunter who gets more than he bargained for with his bail-jumping witch of a jewel thief...and a bar owner who discovers the joy of being loved by two other-worldly visitors trapped in a desperate situation...Daydreams, a collection of paranormal erotic short stories.
Escape the madness of the world, indulge your naughty side, and lose yourself in fantasy.
**sexually explicit, paranormal, and some dark themes**