Paradise Induction Chapter 6 – Extract 24
“So what is your background Christopher?” said Doloris.
“Well in my last occupation, I was an insurance underwriter, but my real passion lies in writing. I studied English Literature at university.”
“Not journalism?” said Doloris.
“Uh, no. I understand if that’s a problem, because I don’t know journalistic style.”
Doloris’ face seemed to darken.
“No, no,” said Jacob. “A writer, is a writer. Right Doloris?”
“Well,” she said, droning the word out. “It’s your call Jacob. I say we give him a test run and see what happens. We test him for a week and if he delivers the goods, we put him on probation for a month.”