The waves frothed and crashed in the storm above. Deep under the water, all was calm. Captain Wilks closed his eyes as he felt his submersible gently rock from side to side with the currents. All around, there was darkness. A quiet sigh escaped his chest, and he rested his hands on his stomach as he dozed off.
“Captain Wilks?” The young man in the eyepatch squinted up at the captain. “I heard you’re looking for a crew for deep diving missions. You’re going to need a cryptozoologist, you know.” He grinned, like a cat about to get the prized tuna. “I’ll accept this job opening for the low hiring cost of…” Read the rest of this entry »