The Insect Collector. Chapter One
In terms of karma, I have a permanent deficit with the insect world. Somewhere, I think they keep my name and picture on a hit list. Bea Thompson: Most Wanted Bug Killer. I have at least a hundred insects in my collection by now. They must want revenge. When you consider all the time I spend chasing them, it's no surprise that I get stung occasionally. It's totally logical, but still, it feels totally personal.
I am painstakingly working on getting my WIP into fighting shape for the query process.
I am going to continue to post elements of my book in the next weeks. So, tell me, would this intro grab you?
Don't worry about hurting my feelings. I can take it. I would rather hear it here, than from an agent...