Fish in the Water

Captain Hass was still laughing when the looming tower-like fin of a submarine glided alongside their lifeboats.  For years, a hijacking operation targeted yachts and small ocean liners resulting in stolen ships and victims abandoned in lifeboats. Scores of lives and livelihoods had been disrupted and ruined to the degree of bankruptcy and suicide however, … Continue reading Fish in the Water

Daily Writing Challenge, Day #31 (last one yay!)

My Word-of-the-Day Challenge Directions: Use the Word of the Day from from the month of August in a scene; each day’s post must be a continuation of the previous day’s post. Word count limit: 150 words August 31, 2021, Merriam-Webster Word of the Day: desultory (adj.) Definition: 1: marked by lack of definite plan, regularity, or purpose 2: not connected with the … Continue reading Daily Writing Challenge, Day #31 (last one yay!)