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Weekend Writing Warrior – 5/31/15

Posted on May 31, 2015 by Maggie Wells   7 Comments | Posted in Blog

This week I am back to sharing bits of my current WIP, Play Dates, the first book in what I hope will be a series featuring some hot single dads and the women who capture their hearts!


“No kid talk.” He grimaced when he saw her flinch just the slightest bit. “You have no idea how long it’s been since I’ve had an adult night out. Even longer since I’ve had one with a woman.” Her eyebrows did the whole reach for the sky thing before he realized what he’d just said. “I mean, not that way. Not that there’s anything wrong with that, right?” He added the line with a nervous chuckle, and at last she cracked a smile.


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7 Responses to "Weekend Writing Warrior – 5/31/15"

  1. Comment by Evelyn Jules
    May 31, 2015 at 12:15 pm  

    Hee! Seinfeld shout-out! 😉 Fabulous, as always, Ms. Wells! So loving this story!

  2. Comment by Carol
    May 31, 2015 at 3:07 pm  

    Too cute! These little 8-line snippets are driving me crazy – I need more!

  3. Comment by Sara Barnard (@TheSaraBarnard)
    May 31, 2015 at 3:50 pm  

    Laying down the law early on 🙂 Great eight!

  4. Comment by Veronica Scott
    May 31, 2015 at 5:49 pm  

    I like it, fun snippet. This guy definitely needs more date nights.

  5. Comment by Michelle Howard
    May 31, 2015 at 7:26 pm  

    This is just cute. I love the snippets for this story

  6. Comment by Eden Mabee
    May 31, 2015 at 7:45 pm  

    Sometimes being honest can be so awkward… but hey, he’s right. There’s nothing wrong with that too. 😀

  7. Comment by Caitlin Stern
    June 1, 2015 at 12:02 am  

    Hah! He’s a little nervous, but that makes me like him better. 🙂

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