Chapter One Excerpt

Check,” Matt said, strapping on his parachute pack. Nick nodded after making sure his parachute was secure on his back before he pulled open the side hatch on the plane, exposing them to the outside world. A cold gust of air hit him in the face like a brick, chilling and effectively breathing energy back into his body. The strong wind took care of his sweaty palms, leaving only the nervousness he was feeling in the pit of his stomach.

“Ready?” Matt asked loudly. His voice was harsh against the wind.

“Let’s find out.” And with that, Nick took one more deep breath before he leapt into the darkness.
— Gods From the Machine, Chapter 1