My new contemporary romance, 'Fragrance of Violets' set mainly in England's beautiful Lake District, will be released next month.
Here's more of Chapter 1, after Abbey has heard that Jack Tremayne has returned to the her Lake District village home.
Abbey forced the painful memories aside and picked up the dustpan. On her way back into the shop, she paused to listen to her mother and Mrs Garside.
“Is he back for good?” her mother asked.
“I don’t know. Sandra heard it from Barbara who saw him getting out of a car outside Fir Garth yesterday evening.”
“I’m surprised he has the nerve to show his face here again, after all the trouble he caused for this village,” her mother said tartly.
More next week.
Check out the other 'Six Sentences' here.