Monthly Archive: August 2016

Spirit they possessed not, Sense they had not, Blood nor motive powers No goodly colour, Spirit gave Odin, sense gave Hoenir blood gave Lodur and goodly colour   Asgard, the celestial fortress in Middle Earth was home to the Gods and Goddesses. Today the Gods were here to discuss the fate of the humans, Ask […]

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‘For those with eyes to see and ears to hear.’ She breathed deeply and stepped inside the antechamber. Having studied at the bibliothèque in her village, she knew which entrance was closest to her destination. Once inside, what she was looking for would be to her left. She closed her eyes, wanting no peripheral interference. […]

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Robert gently pushed the door open and slipped into the back of the theatre. The lights were out. He waited patiently, knowing she would appear shortly. A stream of light lit the centre of the stage. He listened. Light footfalls could be heard and then she was there. Like a chrysalis evolving into a beautiful […]

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October 21st 1805 – Shortly after dawn the British Fleet advanced in two columns. Admiral Nelson sent a signal to his fleet ‘Engage the enemy more closely.’ The Victory closed in…its battery of cannon firing. At 1.15pm, from Redoubtable, a French a musket ball struck Nelson. His wound would be fatal. Continuing to follow Nelson’s […]

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Hades broke through the ground driving a chariot of black horses. He seized Persephone from the garden and fled back to the underworld. Demeter, the harvest goddess desperately searched for her daughter, neglecting earth’s bounties in her sadness. A great famine came to pass. Concerned by this neglect, Helios told Demeter what occurred. Angered, Demeter […]

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Her long red hair was unkempt. Her deep-throated moan reverberated off the wall. Her eyes held mine. They reached into my soul, and twisted my human supremacy beliefs upside down. Why am I here? Who did this to me? Were they her questions or mine? Her tiny baby squirmed in her arms. Our eyes remained […]

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