Swimming for the Light

Disclaimer:  All publicly recognizable characters, settings, etc. are the property of their respective owners. The original characters and plot are the property of the author. The author is in no way associated with the owners, creators, or producers of any media franchise. No copyright infringe

RATING:  This story is Rated ‘M’ and is intended for mature audiences.  You should be 18 or older to read this story.

Blue Cup  10476469_735447233242658_649596586969594532_nWinner:  Featured Story of the Week – The Writer’s Coffee Shop  3/15/2015

The banner above and to the right was the first banner for this story and was created by Leah so that my story would have a picture too.  I will be ever grateful.

BETA:   Breathesgirl

BANNER:  AmericanAndroid


This story picks up where Dead Ever After finishes.  Sookie is with Sam and Eric is in Oklahoma.  How will they find their way back to each other?  There is a happily ever after, but it will require help from unexpected sources.

A special thanks to my beta, Breathesgirl and thank you to AmericanAndroid for the amazing artwork!


Chapters Shortcuts:


Chapter 1 – Glimmer

Chapter 2 – Deep Water

Chapter 3 – Caught in the Backwash

Chapter 4 – An Eddy in the Current

Chapter 5 – Ripples

Chapter 6 – A Persistent Motion

Chapter 7 – A Freshening Breeze

Chapter 8 – Safe Harbor

Chapter 9 – Confluence

Chapter 10 – The Blue Water Beyond

Chapter 11 – Helms A-Lee

Chapter 12 – Red Sky at Morning

Chapter 13 – Clouds on the Horizon

Chapter 14 – A Sudden Squall

Chapter 15 – Boxing the Compass

Chapter 16 – Plotting the Passage

Chapter 17 – Navigating Channels

Chapter 18 – Home Harbor

Chapter 19 – Safe Anchorage

Chapter 20 – Taking Bearings

Chapter 21 – Lines of Position

Chapter 22 – Dead Reckoning

Chapter 23 – Running Before the Wind

Chapter 24 – Taken A-Back

Chapter 25 – Bearing Away

Chapter 26 – Luffing Up

Chapter 27 – Sighting by Lights

Chapter 28 – Drifting to a Lee Shore

Chapter 29 – Shoaling

Chapter 30 – Close Hauled

Chapter 31 – Taking Upwind

Chapter 32 – Flying Colors

Chapter 33 – Broaching

Chapter 34 – Crossing the Mark

Chapter 35 – Wing to Wing


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