And may The Creator bless you on your journey.
You smile, nod, then the two of you are heading towards the woods.
Moonlight silhouettes the thin pines and crickets fill the air with musical notes. Your feet glide across the grass as you run deeper, leaving the clearing far behind.
“Stop.” Ella holds out her hand. Her body crouches and she turns left and right as she scans the area.
“What do you see?” Your sister’s eyesight is keener than yours.
She points to a large tree. A grey fur boot sticks out from behind it. It’s Brev, who will be difficult to catch if he runs. He’s far enough away that he doesn’t see or hear you.
Your thumb slides over the pouch, ready to tag him before Ella when you hear a rustle in the bush to the right.
Do you inspect the bush?
Hopeless he'll never be more than the boy who didn't save his brother, 17-year-old Avikar accepts his life as the family stable boy, trying to forget the past. But when his sister, Jeslyn, is kidnapped, the thought of losing another sibling catapults him on a desperate quest. With his best friend by his side, and using the tracking skills he learned from his father, he discovers Jeslyn has been taken, kidnapped by one Lucino, the young lord of Daath, a mystical place thought only to exist in fables.
Eliza graduated from Dowling College with a BS in Visual Communications. When she’s not arguing with excel at her day job, or playing Dragon Age 2, again, she’s writing. Her stories hold a bit of the fantastical and there’s always a romance. She resides on Long Island with her husband, two kids and one very snuggly pit bull.
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