As the Nagua moves beyond the visibility of the city Umi’s thoughts turn to the next day when she will dive for the wooded plants ‘Dizzying Blade’ wants for the bow and arrows. “You will come on the boat with us tomorrow Zala and Chesah.” She smiles at the others. “The rest of you, we try next time.”
Master-at-arms ‘Dizzying Blade’ Sadie yawns as she buckles on her rapier and slips throwing knives into each of her boots.
A Motley Sisterhood of Pirates! (Part two Blog ten) By Dan Watt and Taylor Norris As the horizon grows redder Master Jo Anne is shocked to see Captain Peg leg’s Surprise less than ten fathoms away. “Mornin’ Kyaputen, Zala,” she hears Umi say. “Morning Umi,” the Captain replies groggily. She hears the Captain walk upContinue reading “A Motley Sisterhood of Pirates! (Part two Blog ten)”
The water in the channel to the sea has white caps now. She bites her lower lip in concentration. In the light of the two moons she can see boulders to the port and starboard. “Stay be forward ye cranky dawdler!” she shouts out.
She laments how a single moment can damage someone so badly. Until they’re ready to fight Barthadrow the Ship Builder will have no closure. She on the other hand keeps memories close, to give her strength.
“The sun is down and the two moons visible,” Navigator ‘Storm Caller’ Master Jo Anne sings as she stands at the base of the bowsprit peering into the darkening horizon with a telescope. “Smell the salt in the air to know how close to shore you are.”
“We’re a sisterhood of pirates,” the Captain whispers into her ear as she passes Oli her mandolin.
Captain Alejendra and her motley sisterhood of pirates are determined to defeat the monster Captain Barhadrow!