Here are another six sentences, from my upcoming novel, "Out of the Past," due out next month from Seventh Window Publications.
my earlier packing I
had avoided one of the two closets in my bedroom, whether deliberately
or subconsciously, I don't know. I now approached that closet
with sadness, but a sadness laced with purpose. I had to do this to move
forward. I moved aside some boxes on the top shelf and retrieved a small
the back of the closet. Trembling, I opened it. Tears began raining down