It felt weird. Exotic. Slightly dangerous. It felt like a challenge. It put a tight knot of anticipation in the pit of Ruth’s stomach, because the little demon inside her that automatically rose to a challenge was bouncing around in there.
Challenges were good, though. They made her feel real, alive, fulfilled.
We had an email from Xcite’s editor earlier today saying the publication date was 15th September but it’s already showing on their website so you should be able to go and buy it right now, straight off the Xcite website.