Sex God Sunday
Here is a small snippet from A Matter of Lust.
She entered the storage room behind the bar and was pleasantly surprised to find her manager and head bartender Josh there, halfway done with the job. He smiled as he noticed her, that grin of his lighting up the whole room. “Hey, boss lady.”
“Hey,” she said, and knelt down to open up a crate of wine he hadn’t gotten to yet. “What are you doing here? Don’t you know we’re closed on Monday?”
Josh chuckled. “I did hear that rumor. Thought you could use the help. Get you back to that boyfriend of yours.”
“Boyfriend?” she asked, laughing at what was surely some kind of joke. Josh knew every unsordid detail of her usually dull life. He knew she wasn’t seeing anybody. “What are you talking about?”
He rolled his eyes. “Oh, don’t be coy,” he said, shaking a finger at her. “You know exactly who I’m talking about. Mr. Tall, dark and intensely brooding?”