Ready to get hot and heavy? We’ve got something to chase the winter blues away. Reading with a soundtrack! Don’t miss this taste of Summer Indiscretions!
This book is set in Miami, so I wanted songs to bring the heat, but also give me something to groove to. Fun, flirty, sexiness, and nothing too dark. I definitely listened to some more than others, but they all got their turn in my headphones.
- Keep You by Wild Belle
- Days Like That (Radio Edit) by Sugar Jones
- No Way No by Magic!
- Smooth by Santana feat. Rob Thomas
- Prayer In C Robin Schulz Radio Edit by Lily Wood and The Pricks
- The Walker by Fitz And The Tantrums
- Buttons by The Pussycat Dolls
- Get It On Tonight by Montell Jordan
- Let’s Ride by Montell Jordan
- Say it Right by Nelly Furtado
- Crazy In Love by Sofia Karlberg
- One Step Forward by Max Romeo
- Made Of by Sizzla
- I Am The Best by 2NE1
- Berlin Acoustic by Sofia Karlberg
The breeze rolling off the ocean hits me, counteracting the heat with a deliciously salty tang, and I put my cell away, determined to be fully present in this moment. If vitamin D is the feel-good vitamin, I’m going to soak up as much as I can. I need to feel good right about now. I’m doing the most adventurous thing I’ve ever done, and no one can take that away from me.
Walking up King’s Point Drive to the beach felt like an adventure in a foreign land. People are friendlier and wear less clothing in Miami—clothing in a dazzling rainbow of colors—and a lot of women seem to wear bikini tops instead of real shirts or tank tops. Is this why they seem happier in Florida, or is it all the space? Maybe it’s just because it’s so close to the beach.
Without the tall buildings reaching high above like back home, the sky is nearly oppressively open, and I squint up at it for a moment before my eyelids pinch shut against the brightness of the sun. Shelby’s condo is on a little almost-island surrounded by water, with the Oleta River State Park on the west and the ocean a couple blocks to the east. I’m in Miami, but somehow I feel like I’m in an oasis away from it all.