Here are six sentences from my novel, a work in progress that will very soon be a work-to-be-edited. :) Enjoy!
"Her voice seemed to come from over his shoulder, close as when she had bent over him to point out her home state as it had looked years before. He blinked and brushed a trembling drop from the darkening surface of the map. Staring hard at the ugly squares, he imagined the jagged beauty of the old map his mother had spread out for him. Section 81 covered New York and part of Pennsylvania, he decided. Farther to the east were the sea blocs, great slices of waterfront that were closely guarded. The ports required a Protectorate license for anyone wishing to do business. Citizens were never allowed through to the water."