Chapter XI: Desperate Situations (Part 4)

Xavier and Damien had found themselves at another entrance to a cave on their path heading west, except their path had diverged from heading westward into the bay of trees to a curving path heading back to the northeast. Presuming the map of the area, Damien and Xavier assumed that these paths may actually circle … Continue reading Chapter XI: Desperate Situations (Part 4)

Misc. Post 9 + Happy Holidays and New Years!

Hey Lovelies! Tessa here, just wanted to give a warm shout out to everyone for the holidays and New Years! I hope that all your fun activities and plans have been exhiliarating and daring! 🙂 Closing out the 2017 year with these two new posts--hoping to get back on track with my weekly updates for … Continue reading Misc. Post 9 + Happy Holidays and New Years!

Chapter XI: Desperate Situations (Part 3)

The damage from the mudslide was evident as they continued walking down the makeshift path. For the most part, the weather seemed to regulate into fits of soft or harsh showers with thunder rolling in the background. For the most part, the rain was not the issue but rather the terrain they were walking upon. … Continue reading Chapter XI: Desperate Situations (Part 3)

Chapter XI: Desperate Situations

The setting sun had begun its trajectory over the horizon as the drifter finally caught a breeze to carry it southwest. The wind had been travelling to the northeast, making it difficult to sail faster than four knots, but with each stroke, they slowly made their way. They were rounding the peninsula of an unmarked … Continue reading Chapter XI: Desperate Situations

Chapter X: A Mistake Made is One Lesson Learned (Part 4)

The drifter that Nielsen had prepared for them had been located on the same dock but on the adjacent side from the Phoenix. It was a small sailboat that could comfortably fit four to five people within the twenty- to twenty-five-foot surface space. The sail in the middle was big and allowed for movement to … Continue reading Chapter X: A Mistake Made is One Lesson Learned (Part 4)

Chapter X: A Mistake Made is One Lesson Learned (Part 3)

Charlotte ran with her backpack slung across her shoulder to the ship’s ramp off but was stopped by three people waiting for her. Elliot, Simone, and Andy were talking in soft voices before noticing Charlotte’s arrival and turned to her. “Good, you have not left yet,” Elliot replied, and Simone smiled. “We have something we … Continue reading Chapter X: A Mistake Made is One Lesson Learned (Part 3)

Chapter X: One Mistake Made is One Lesson Learned (Part 2)

The sun was hitting its highest peak, and Olivia, standing in front of a bemused Xavier and a fuming Anna, was glaring at the three people standing on deck. From the looks of things on the deck, it appeared they have had no accomplishing feat except for the rails and one mast being completely scraped … Continue reading Chapter X: One Mistake Made is One Lesson Learned (Part 2)

Chapter X: One Mistake Made is One Lesson Learned (Part 1)

When Olivia meant she was grounded, she really meant it. Except Charlotte was not put into confinement with a lock and key as a reflecting child would. No, she was outside with Damien and Cesium working on any and all tasks assigned to them. Currently, it was their job to scale and paint a variety … Continue reading Chapter X: One Mistake Made is One Lesson Learned (Part 1)