Taken from Faded Perfection coming June 16 — picked up the first novel, Flawed Perfection for free on Kobo, Amazon and Google Play:
He kissed my head before turning and going back onto the stage before disappearing into the back. My eyes went to the ceiling as waves of emotion rolled over me. It shouldn’t have been that easy. I headed towards the exit, turning as I reached it. Adam looked at me as he stood with the band, guitar case in hand. Our eyes locked, and my lips moved without any words coming out, find me.
I was too hopeless in my own grief to save him from his. We’d broken one another when we should’ve held each other together– but wasn’t that what we always did?