Like all of the chapters in Through the Valley of the Shadow, Chapter Seventeen shares its title with the title of a song, “Only Wanna Be With You.”
The chapter titles in Through the Valley of the Shadow, a romance/adventure novel are also song titles. “Rescue Me,” Fontella Bass, 1965, not only shares the same title as the chapter, but possibly Marcy’s feelings at this moment in the novel.
My novel, Through the Valley of the Shadow deals with justice and judgement as well as tell a romance. In this post I share an excerpt from that book focusing on a homeless character.
Marcy James leans against the railing of the terrace of her penthouse apartment. Her thoughts wonder from her decision to sleep in this Sunday morning which seems lazy to her, to whether she should have gone to church with her younger brother, Lee, whom she raises since their parents’ death, […]
I promised excerpts from my second novel which is soon to be published. Here is the second excerpt. The first was from Chapter 10. This one is from Chapter 3. Marcy James and Josh Crockett began a whirlwind romance in just a few days, then Josh had to leave, but […]
Through the Valley of the Shadow should be just weeks from publication. The following is from Chapter 10, “Help.”