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Fiction Friday: (On Sunday at 10pm). Heat Wave

By Leslie Lindsay   What a week!  I don’t know where my brain has been , but it sure hasn’t been on my blog.  Thanks for being patient with me.  Here’s an excerpt from my novel-in-progress.  So, it’s not Friday anymore and in about 12 hours, I will be updating this again…but well, I tried.  [Remember, this is orginal work] Chicagoland was in the midst of a dry spell.  Hot, oppressive heat clung to the horizon.  Sweat dripped, pooling in the small of my back.  I needed a shower.  I undressed and stood beneath the cool spray in the shower, tipped my head back and closed my eyes.  Even with the air conditioning on, I couldn’t get comfortable.  I traced my finger on the glass doors of the shower stall.  Joseph Douglas Munroe.  McKenna Clare.  Madison Grace.             When you doodle someone else’s name, it means you want to get to know them more.              Dr.  Joseph Douglas Munroe.  Dr. and Mrs. Munroe.              Steven Lawrence Kesselhoff.  I quickly wiped his name away with a …