Hump day interlude

It’s such a beautiful day I almost forgot to post another selection from the latest chapter of Growing Josh.

Trent sat on the fallen giant, the damp atmosphere filled the air with the scent of moss and a millennium of growth and death to build this natural cathedral. Without a word he motioned Josh to him, pulled him between his legs.

“You having a good time?”

Josh let out a snort and grinned. “I see where you get your bluntness. Your family is a little overwhelming.”

Trent echoed Josh’s laugh. “Yeah, they did kind of tell us they were having a marriage ceremony. That was a little much.”

“At least they weren’t discussing whether you should wear a button blanket or not.”

“And you didn’t have to worry about falling out of the damn canoe either.”

Josh chuckled. “True, very true.”

Hump day Incentive – June 12

Here is your teaser for this week:

Darrin tossed another forkful into the wheelbarrow. “Yup, Josh told me the story. It’s really sweet.” Darrin stopped and looked at Mitch. “Why? I’ve already explained to Josh what legal paperwork they needed in place to get what protection they can.”

“It’s too bad they can’t get married.”

“It’s too bad we can’t get married.” Darrin observed. “But we live in Oklahoma. They aren’t going to change the laws any time soon.”

Hump Day Incentive

I thought to help everyone through the week I’d start posting a few lines from the latest work on Wednesday. So here’s the first Hump Day Incentive passage. A few lines from the upcoming chapter of Growing Josh.

“The drums stilled and the echoes of the singers voices receded into the night. The dim recesses of the longhouse were cloaked in darkness that Trent’s eyes couldn’t penetrate. “