I did better than I thought, and the scene just flew. Kinda of petered out at the end, but that’s okay. I’ll figure it out. Draft total is just shy of 28k.
Wordcount today: 1,650
Total for Nano so far: 2,966
Words left: 27,034
Treat: Halloween KitKats
Nick is: still in the twilight zone
Asha is: terrified
Emily is: still very, very scared
Mood music: Xandria
“Are they working you to death?” she asked, her lips quirking in an almost-smile. The smile faded around the edges. “That was a joke. You know, death? We can’t die.”
I knew that, but I wasn’t in the mood for jokes. “I’ve been seeing things and I might become a vessel to some dead entity that wants to have a body.” It all came out as one, very rushed sentence, and when I was done, I let out a huff of air.
I hadn’t meant to bring it up that way. I wanted to ease into it, massage it a bit, but shit – it just came out.
Fallon’s mouth formed an oh of surprise – or maybe horror. Not sure. “Um, care to repeat that slower this time? These drugs make me slow and stupid.”
I love having Fallon back. Now, to get her back to hunting…