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WIP: Daughter of Ancients, a New Adult Supernatural Romance.
What I'm working on is weaving supernatural abilities into the text in such a way that they seem natural to the world/character I am developing, while making sure the reader understands what is happening. I realize that happens over time and with consistency, but it is especially difficult in the beginning. Below is a scene in which I am revealing the characters' telepathic abilities while building suspense and weaving in information necessary to the plot development.
Instinct drove me, and I pushed gently into his thoughts.
Danger. Not what he appears. This man is a threat to Stefanie. I must protect her, at all costs, Hunter was thinking.
Surprised, I turned to consider Abasi, my lifelong friend, more seriously.
He must not-- What the hell just happened?
My quick access to Abasi’s thoughts had been cut off as though guillotined. Hunter. Again. I glanced at Hunter and caught him with his amiable facade down for a moment. Though he didn’t look at Abasi with hatred, his look was calculating and guarded.
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