Chapter Six of The Velveteen Tortoise is now available.
Once I’ve completed the Briarwood cabin, Luna and I can live here. And I am totally gonna building a place that has plenty of space for two people to live as roommates.
But, to be totally-totally sure, I start calculating for adding even more square footage.
“Do me one favor, will ya?” Joia asks as she stands and wipes the dirt from her hands.
“Keep it simple.”
“Totally keeping it simple.”
As Jo continues to wipe dirt from her hands, I can tell that she’s studying me. She’s got that look—the one where her mind’s processing with an intellect that makes me feel like an insect.
But I am keeping it simple.
I’m just building a decoy cabin as I work on a second cabin, when in all honesty, I don’t need either cabin.
She blinks and says softly, “Complicated ain’t your thing, Fanboy. You’re too real…”