Mid Week Tease: “The less he could be distracted by the man twenty feet behind him.” #MWTease

MidWeekTease2Hi everyone,

Welcome back to Mid Week Tease. From this week I’m going to start teasing you with snippets from my M/M military erotic romance novella, Desert Heat, which is part of the upcoming Unconditional Surrender bundle. It’s due for release on the 13th October and is available for pre-order at just $0.99/77p!

Unconditional SurrenderWithin fifteen minutes they were entering the village, heading for the school. It was still relatively early, but there were people around—just because the locals were used to the heat, didn’t mean they wanted to toil around in the hottest part of the day. Not if they had a choice.

Wilkes kept his rifle ready to engage, though he was confident he wouldn’t need it. He tried to look relaxed, though, so as not to scare the shit out of the locals.

He remained fully on his guard. The more he concentrated on possible threats, the less he could be distracted by the man twenty feet behind him.

Wilkes took what he hoped appeared to be a disinterested glance at Balkhi. The Afghan was doing well. Really well. Except for the fact he was unarmed and had a beard, he looked just like another member of the unit. He moved like them, paid attention to what was happening around them, didn’t take unnecessary risks. He hadn’t heard the man translate a single word yet, but he already knew he was going to be good. Balkhi was no doubt the sort of person that excelled at everything he did—he’d make a spectacular doctor. One Wilkes would happily trust with his life.

Raking his gaze over the rest of his men to check everything was in order, Wilkes then shifted his attention back to what was in front of him. Which was a whole lot of nothing, really. Just buildings, sand, and locals going about their everyday business; fetching, carrying, working, talking. Living.

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8 Responses to "Mid Week Tease: “The less he could be distracted by the man twenty feet behind him.” #MWTease"

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  1. Siobhan Muir

    October 1, 2014 at 6:50 pm

    Great tease, Lucy. Love the way you set this up and his admiration for Balkhi. 🙂

  2. elodie parkes

    October 1, 2014 at 7:21 pm

    Great descriptive set up 🙂

  3. Doris O'connor

    October 1, 2014 at 11:55 pm

    Great tease, Lucy 🙂

  4. Jennifer Lynne

    October 2, 2014 at 2:08 pm

    Intriguing tease, Lucy. Definitely makes me want to read more!

  5. Reese Ryan

    October 2, 2014 at 4:57 pm

    Great tease, Lucy. I’m loving this story. You do an excellent job of revealing the internal conflict that Wilkes is feeling about his fascination with Balkhi.

  6. Stella Eromonsere-Ajanaku

    October 2, 2014 at 11:57 pm

    Wilkes sure has his eyes on Balkhi.

  7. Raven McAllan

    October 5, 2014 at 6:06 am

    I’m there. Fantastic descriptions

  8. Carlene Love Flores

    October 5, 2014 at 1:47 pm

    Sooo looking forward to this coming out, Lucy. Really enjoyed this scene and getting to know him a bit more. Happy “Getting Closer to Release Day”!