I've got some news to share, but I'll share it tomorrow since I'm really going to try and get in another 4k words on this book before I call it a day.
With that said... I'll leave you all with a little snippet of where I'm at now:
“Captain,” Smee’s concerned voice carried to him, “I heard a…”
Rolling his gaze toward his first mate, James tipped the empty decanter down with a disgusted frown, before dropping it to the deck. The glass rolled toward Smee, who scooped to pick it up.
“Ignore anything you hear coming from my cabin,” he said.
Told you it would be short. ;) And I wonder what noises could possibly be coming from his cabin? Hmmmm.... you'll find out. *g*