To State the Matter Frankly: Hammersmith (nine)

Hammersmith Chapter Nine To State the Matter Frankly           Aimee Bard, having that in common with the settled object of her campaign, began the morning wondering if she could get a moment to herself. She’d gathered Mrs. Frieslander’s bundles, an errand she never did for mere kindness—“Please don’t thank me! You […]

My Blog Week: May 20 to May 26

All the Latest from Torsade!                             In Sunday’s A Figure from the Common Lot, Peas in a Pod: part two, Richard finds work and recalls the accident that broke his family. On Monday, a poem, “Decoration Day”. Also Monday, Adventures in Research: Garfield […]

Peas in a Pod: part three

Posted by ractrose on 27 May 2018 in Fiction, Novels

A Figure from the Common Lot Chapter Three Peas in a Pod (part three)               Today, at the top of the attic stairs, he saw a promising light, a bluish infusion over the bare boards of the landing…this, and the faint breezes that lowered by a degree or two […]