The past couple of days had been both bliss and a different kind of temptation for Tank. Asleep and resting, the Peaceful had filled his den with a kind of relaxation that he hadn’t felt in so long he wasn’t sure he had ever felt so … at peace. Her nightmares, though, they bothered him. She seemed to both crave and loathe the dark. Continue reading “Vradin, Chapter Seven”
So, it turns out that Finals week and the one just before it kicked my brain in. I didn’t check that my post explaining that I was going to focus on passing my classes actually posted. I apologize for the incommunicado that snafu caused.
BTW, I finally passed Calc II!!! My Physics class didn’t turn out so good, but at least I don’t have to try retaking that and “the second hardest” math class offered at our school at the same time (according to the Math Tutor Center Coordinator. The hardest math class is supposed to be the combined Differential Equations and Linear Algebra class).
Anyhow, I’m getting more of the stories formatted for posting. The next excerpt will be up by this evening.
There was something over my eyes, something kind of fuzzy and drapy all at the same time that made it feel very different from my pillow. There was also something warm all along my side and a weight across my stomach. As I breathed in, I realized that nothing smelled right. I shifted under the weight on my stomach, still trying to decide how concerned I should be about all this, and slid along sheets that were far and away slicker than any I had ever owned. Continue reading “Vradin, Chapter Six”
If the water is peaceful,
and the moon’s shining bright,
Let’s get out our gear
and go diving tonight,
But if the sea turns angry
and foul weather replaces fair
Let’s go see a movie and
tomorrow the ocean will be there.