Excerpt from Chapter 1 – “Nari”

Published May 7, 2018

Chuck and Carolyn, his wife, reclined leisurely in beach chairs in front of
the Laguna Hotel. The crashing waves sniggled their feet. A large umbrella,
shielded them from the sun. The surf was rising.

A small computer lay on Chuck’s lap. He was lost in thought, his body
slack.

Carolyn reached over and kissed him, saying, “It’s nice to have you
home, even if your mind is planning and plotting. Has Dr. Ash recovered
from the loss of his family and his company?”

“No. It’s always beneath the surface. I convinced him that we can’t
wait on the assassin. We need to go on the offensive.