Rainbow Snippets – 27.07.19

 

This week’s snippet comes from The Arrangement, which is now out with the editor so it won’t be long now!

In this excerpt, Gabriel get his first visitors in his new home.

 

It was a relief to see a familiar face. It might have been a stretch to say he almost didn’t recognize his friend, being that he was wearing a respectable suit and had clearly scrubbed his hands for hours to remove the dirt, which was invariably ingrained under his fingernails. Frank laughed and held him back equally as enthusiastically before they gave each other a hearty round of pats to the back and pulled apart.

“It’s only been one night. You couldn’t have missed me that much,” Frank said with a smile.

“What gave you that idea? I haven’t missed you at all.”

The two of them chuckled and turned to offer a hand to Abraham as he stepped down from his seat, rolling his eyes as if he was used to their nonsense. “I imagine he’s been too preoccupied to miss any of us.”

“It’s been an interesting day,” Gabriel said, forcing a smile onto his face. It fell quickly away when he turned to find Nathaniel standing in the doorway, glowering at them. “Come,” he said, tugging on Frank’s sleeve. “Let me introduce you.”

Find out more on the book page – The Arrangement
 

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If you’re new to Rainbow Snippets, it’s a Facebook group where authors of LGBTQ fiction post a six-sentence snippet (or there abouts) from a WIP, a published story, or a recommendation, every weekend. You can see all the snippets here.

4 Responses to Rainbow Snippets – 27.07.19
  1. Kari Trenten Reply

    Nice vibe and banter they’ve got going.

  2. P.T. Wyant Reply

    Nice interplay between the characters — conveys a lot.

  3. Addison Albright Reply

    Love the descriptions in that first paragraph. 🙂

  4. Antonia Aquilante Reply

    Nice banter.

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