Frozen Crimes Blog Hop Prompt: Whom would you want to be stuck with during a blizzard, and what would you do?
Go ahead, roll your eyes. But I would like to be stuck with Stephen King, and we would write. His wife could be there too. I promise I wouldn't Annie Wilkes him. Although I may bear a physical resemblance to Kathy Bates, I am mostly harmless.
Kathy Bates could be there too. She seems like a cool person.
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The crunch of the shovel pounding into the snow and ice filled his ears. It was all he could hear. The rest of the street was silent beneath its wintry blanket. Breathing was difficult with the icy air clogging his lungs. His nose burned. His throat was dry and on fire. But he ignored it, focusing on his task.
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He jabbed the shovel into a hunk of snow. On the third hit, it shattered into several pieces. He scooped them up and flung them to the side. He surveyed what remained. There was one big ball in the middle of the path that needed to be dealt with next. He moved over to it and struck it. That one impact had it severing in two. He was about to hit it again when something crashed into the back of his head.
Explosions of white light danced over his vision. Pain enveloped his skull.
The shovel slipped from his fingers. Blackness cloaked his mind, coaxing him into its depths.
Beth. Her name was a whisper in his head, as if his thoughts were being sucked into a wormhole.
His legs collapsed under his weight.
Cold. It seeped into him, consuming him. And then his consciousness fled down that same void that ate his thoughts.
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How I long to be stuck in a blizzard. With books rather than authors.ReplyDelete
Yay for Chrys too. I hope her latest work goes well.
Why would I roll my eyes to Stephen King when I chose a plethora of cool writers for a wild writers conference?ReplyDelete
I'm sorry for not seeing this until now. I had to scroll down past other recent posts.ReplyDelete
Just as long as Kathy is not in the role of Annie. lol
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I'm not laughing rolling my eyes! I think Stephen King would be a great choice. Have a good one!ReplyDelete
Oooohh. Stephen King! I'd be terrified if I was in a blizzard with him! He'd come up with some scary stories that would make me hide under the blankets.ReplyDelete
Congratulations to Chrys!
OMG. King would terrify me in such close quarters under such conditions. You are one brave human. Happy launch day, ChrysReplyDelete
I bet the evening conversation would be interesting! And you could get a sneak peek at his next big release! @samanthabwriter fromReplyDelete
Yes! I think King, wife, and Bates would make a most awesome dinner party or blizzard party.ReplyDelete