My Blog Week: April 22 to April 28

All the Latest from Torsade!                             A Figure from the Common Lot, Book Two, Chapter Two, section ii, concluded this week, with the Everard family’s sad history reaching one of its culminations. On Monday, “Explication”, a new poem; Tuesday a new segment […]

Gone Before: part one

Posted by ractrose on 29 Apr 2018 in Fiction, Novels

A Figure from the Common Lot Gone Before (part one)               Verbena tucked her wiping rag into her apron band, slipping along the cupboard, her skirts brushing Honoré as he knelt by Ebrach’s trunk. She went to her husband’s chair, and took only his fingertips in hers. “Richard! I […]