Science Fiction and Fantasy Saturday No. 25 (#sffsat) – Warlock’s Pawn – #FantasyRomance

This snippet is from Warlock’s Pawn and continues from the last one (click on the SFFSat tag at the bottom of the post to read past snippets). Warlock’s Pawn is a fantasy romance inspired by The Arabian Nights. It is available on  LSBooksAmazonBarnes & NobleARe, Kobo, and a few other places.

In the previous post, we learn a bit more about Duncan’s motivations.

Surprising him, Alia lifted her hand in an unmistakable gesture. “You need power to return to your lands,” she observed as their gazes met. “Take what your body demands.”

“You will be weakened beyond awareness,” he warned even as he crouched by her side. His newfound conscience and practicality warred as Duncan scrutinized her small form. She was half his weight, and standing, her head would not reach the center of his chest. She was young, her power untrained, and she was too weak to make such an offer.

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5 responses to “Science Fiction and Fantasy Saturday No. 25 (#sffsat) – Warlock’s Pawn – #FantasyRomance

  1. Always have to use a lot of caution when someone tells you to take what your body demands…

  2. Duncan seems brazen but shows concern also. These two certainly bring their share of luggage to the table (which always makes for entertaining reads).

  3. Awww, that’s so sweet. I am sure he will only take enough…

  4. And yet I feel like he’s still considering doing it. The tension is fantastic between them. I love their dynamic.

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