Enchanted Ivy Excerpt
Got a present for you. Close your eyes...
Cancel that. Forgot you can't read with your eyes closed. Okay, eyes open but imagine yourself unwrapping a box. Inside the box is... a new puppy!!!
Okay, no, just kidding. It's Chapter One of my new novel Enchanted Ivy!
"Almost there," Grandpa said.
Pressing her nose against the car window, Lily frowned at the strip malls, gas stations, and industrial parks as they rolled by. "Really?" she said. She'd expected to see something a bit more picturesque than Walmarts and Home Depots en route to her dream school -- at least a stately forest or a field with a few photogenic cows. And she should hear trumpets playing, plus a massive choir announcing in verse the approach of her destiny.
Maybe she'd built up this moment a bit too much.
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Go ahead. I'll wait. *drums fingers* Are you back yet? No? *attempts to whistle and fails* How about now? Or now?
You're back! Yay! So, did you like it?!?!!?!?!?!?