“You betrayed me then… and you betray me again.”

Tempest Tossed 3 by Shaun Kilgore Chamberlin reached out and grabbed Mariah’s arm. She frowned but then looked closer at the man. He was skaking and his eyes were wide with unmistakable fear. “Please, Captain Hand. You cannot let these pirates … Continue reading “You betrayed me then… and you betray me again.”

Mariah dropped her head. “It’s too late for that. They’ve got us.”

Tempest Tossed by Shaun Kilgore 2 The pirate vessel was surging at full sail, aiming to intercept the Fairweather before it could alter course or flee. Mariah cursed. “They must have sighted us farther out and waited to ambush.” “Do we … Continue reading Mariah dropped her head. “It’s too late for that. They’ve got us.”

The woman, Elayna, jabbed eastward just as the ship came around

Tempest Tossed by Shaun Kilgore 1 The winds buffeted the ship as it plied the narrow spaces between the chain of islets. The rigging was close-hauled, wildly forcing the crew to make last minute adjustments to the sails just so … Continue reading The woman, Elayna, jabbed eastward just as the ship came around