My Blog Week: August 26 to Sept 1

All the Latest from Torsade!                           Last week, in A Figure from the Common Lot, Honoré’s narrative ended; this week, his cousin Élucide’s began, with a half-dreaming series of memories. Monday, a new episode of The German Spy, in which Agnes tells Fiona how […]

Élucide: part two

Posted by ractrose on 2 Sep 2018 in Fiction, Novels

A Figure from the Common Lot Élucide (part two)             She ate the biscuits; one, and then the rest in a handful. She downed crumbs with a gulp of tea, and winced. Sweet tea tasted foul as medicine. She knelt, and plunged her hand blindly among the folded things in […]