I originally began each chapter of DEAD PEOPLE with excerpts from a book Cassie was writing on her experiences as a ghost therapist or with verses from Luke’s songs. On my last revision, I decided they slowed the pace of the book. When I told my three critique partners what I’d done, they were dismayed and told me they loved the beginnings.
I’m convinced I made the right decision, but decided to put the excerpts on my website. So here they are: