Biography

My new neighbour

As I mentioned in my previous piece, I have a new neighbour. I will call him Ben, and he is in his late 50's and is short and has white hair. He has...
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My worst nightmare

It was the middle of one cold winter's night, when I woke to the sound of plastic being moved. Being still half asleep and hoping I was wrong, I kept...
Cherry

Professor Avril Henry: An alternative and very tardy eulogy

You instantly expand my provincial horizons. Just by me seeing you. It is 1988. I am Goth. You are terrifying. You are awesome. Your mind as sharp as...

Saul explains

I was supposed to be here in Damascus to persecute those of the Way, imprisoning … But when on the road, full of anger … so I’m being hunted myself, and I leave this town in a basket now lowered …
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Jaspernon The Prince : The Rise of the Cult of the Goddess: Ch.2 The Tower: Part 2 Lady Riala (Section 2)

The King's Concubine Lady Riala is looking for the Prince in the Palace tea rooms. The High Priestess notices her adept sociability. This is Section 2 of this Part, set 1,000 years before the events in 'Life and Times of a Priestess'.
Gold cherry

I Miss Your Smile

It’s been forty years. Same man, I think; couple of stone, slight stoop, less hair, quieter, funny eye, gammy leg. Not much wiser. I remember that...
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The Best

living slice of life is in the ordinary tradition: a wake-up rush is a priority to the bathroom-- dad’s working today yet last in line. Patience...

Jaspernon The Prince : The Rise of the Cult of the Goddess: Ch.2 The Tower: Part 2 Lady Riala (Section 1)

The King's Concubine Lady Riala notices the Prince watching her in the private rooms, and decides to forge a closer bond with him. This is Section 1 of this Part, set 1,000 years before the events in 'Life and Times of a Priestess'.

Habit

When you don't treat yourself well.

Jaspernon The Prince : The Rise of the Cult of the Goddess: Ch.2 The Tower : Part 1 (Section 2)

The Prince has shown the High Priestess, who is a guest at Court, around the Tower. He has taken an interest in her, but she is finding him too provocative. This is Section 2 of this Part, set 1,000 years before the events in 'Life and Times of a Priestess'.