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Today we have an excerpt from my new WIP The World According to Liam!
Do bear in mind that these snippets are unedited so please be kind if you find any mistakes.
This story may have gay erotic scenes, strong social issues addressed and mature language. If those things offend now is the time to move onto another Tuesday Tales blog. Thanks for stopping by!
“Can we build a caterpole?”
I looked around the screen of my laptop at my nephew Liam standing in the doorway of my office with a frozen juice bar.
“Where did you get the freezer bar?” I asked, my blog post forgotten at the sight of cherry freezer pop melting over his hand.
“In the freezer.” The DUH wasn’t said but it certainly was implied, and with good cause. “Can we?”
“Can we what? Did you dribble freezer pop drops all the way down the hall?”
He glanced over his shoulder then looked back at me, his chin, lips, and neck wet with sugary red juice.
“Only a few drops.” He took a lick. “Can we build a caterpole?
Sighing inwardly, I pushed to my feet. The blog post for my blog, Life According to Liam, about the story he had spun last week was now on hold. I had a strong uncle-y hunch that this one might top the one about airplanes being flown by giant potato bugs
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Jean C. Joachim says
It love it! Adorable, funny and oh soooo true! Liam is leaping off the page. Can’t wait to read more.
Susanne Matthews says
Love it. I too would’ve asked about the dipping freezer pop.
Flossie Benton Rogers says
Hahaha, delightful scene. Love the use of the prompt!
great use of the prompt
So cute! I could totally see the dripping goo coming from the freezer pop. And I love how nonchalant he was about it. Great job!