Helping Hands: Hammersmith (five)

Hammersmith Chapter Five Helping Hands           She detected Mr. Hogben’s voice, and thought a sort of misery colored his inarticulate grunts. The other man she knew at once for a stranger. Now and again she could hear Minnie Leybourne. Mostly the stranger, passionate. War an invention of the military interests, an […]

The Totem-Maker: Jealousy (part five)

Posted by ractrose on 11 May 2018 in Fiction, Novels

The Totem-Maker Chapter Two Jealousy (part five)         Any fortune indicated within a base-up triangle was taken reversed; and the four directions of the wind were the houses into which one’s spirit had been born. The north, of the intellect; east, of love. The south, of concealment; west, of the flesh. I […]