For the inquiring minds that want to know, Dani and I have decided it is our duty to pump your Thursday's full of dev-ilicious stories. I'll be (attempting) to take the alternate weeks that she doesn't. :)
And so, without further ado, here you have it: chapter 9 in which we meet a new character, get a wee bit of drama, and things begin to heat up (like you hopefully all are wanting...:) ) This one's a pretty long chapter topping out at almost ten pages; I hope you all liked it!
For those just beginning, here's an updated Table of Contents.