Well, I'm taking on an idea I've seen from time to time. The most recent example was from Jennifer L. Armentrout, at her blog Ramblings And What Not. The idea is simple: take six sentences from your work in progress or something you're reading... and post them. And if you get so inclined to do so, try one of these yourself.
So, here are three such examples from Heaven & Hell.
“One down, one to go,” he softly remarked. “Vengeance is ours.”
“Damn you, Stryker, complimenting me after what I just said to you.”
These two people are definitely worth taking a bullet for.
She looked around at the placement of the explosives, thought of what it would be like when the explosion went off.
Then like the platform surrounding it, the building shattered, wiped off the face of the earth.
He nodded politely to the Leader, and took his leave, wondering what the fools in Damascus would think of being referred to as dogs.