Good morning all! It's Monday and if your coffee machine can't brew faster at least today's hunk of the week /day will make the wait shorter.
Wonder if it's the water that's waking me up.
And since it's less than two weeks until the release of "Treasured Chest", I thought it would be nice to treat you to a snippet.
“I possess a map.” The man’s voice snapped her out of her planning.
She lowered her sword, and her glance, to his feet and flicked a crab into the sea. “Charts are of no interest to me.”
“Ah.” He stroked his chin, leaving sooty fingerprints on his blond beard. “But this is not an ordinary map.” His grin exposed a row of white teeth, a rarity. “It leads to a treasure.”
“Treasure means different things to different people.” Something familiar reflected in his eyes. She stepped back. Now, where had she seen him before?
“True,” he said, “but I believe this map is real.”