My Blog Week: Feb 3 to Feb 9

All the Latest from Torsade!                             The week began with “The Blue Bird”, Gitana finding her impatience anticipated, a mimicry of normality creeping back; in Tuesday’s Sequence of Events, Van Nest evaluates Curtis Boardman, and Phillip learns Oliver’s price. On Wednesday, the […]

My Blog Week: Jan 27 to Feb 2

All the Latest from Torsade!                       This week began with a poem from my book Mystery Plays, “Side of Life”. On Tuesday, Phillip got a break, not without strings attached, when his scheme to impress Gamotte suffered for its ambition, in Sequence of Events. Wednesday, […]

My Blog Week: Jan 20 to Jan 26

All the Latest from Torsade!                           The week began with a poem, “One Day the Rest”. In Tuesday’s Sequence of Events, “The Heron’s Foot” part two, Freda gets shuttled to a lecture and into a small job for a stranger. Wednesday, another episode […]

My Blog Week: Jan 13 to Jan 19

All the latest from Torsade!                           This week began with a poem, “Comfortingly”; then, on Tuesday, the latest Sequence of Events, in which Freda tries to see Martin and gets an odd sense of background activities afoot. Wednesday, “Not Wanted Here”, the ninth […]

My Blog Week: Jan 6 to Jan 12

All the latest from Torsade!                         This week began on Monday with “Sacred Science”, the fifth poem in the Eight series, offering some cultish lore. In Tuesday’s Sequence of Events, the end of chapter eight, with a meeting in hints, possibly misconstruals, between Phillip and […]

My Blog Week: Dec 30 to Jan 5

All the Latest from Torsade!                       Readers, it’s that time of year when we make resolutions. Last year, since I’m savvy enough to this game, I made only one, and a simple one: that I would use less detergent when I did laundry, and do […]

My Blog Week: Dec 23 to Dec 29

All the Latest from Torsade!                           Monday, Christmas Eve of 2018, I put up my annual holiday greeting to my bloggies, with members of the Cartoon House crew carolling “Deck the Halls”. Tuesday, in this maintenance period, I put up the first of […]

Be Merry 2018

Followers, readers, casual browsers, Season’s Greetings!   In 2019, Torsade Literary Space, which started life humbly as Stephanie’s Blog, will be five years old. Lots of goodness has been stocked in its pages since that beginning. I want to thank everyone who has stopped by, everyone who gets some enjoyment from my work…that’s why I […]

My Blog Week: Dec 16 to Dec 22

All the Latest from Torsade!                             Monday this week, a poem, “Amygdala”, found in my collection The Poor Belabored Beast. On Tuesday, Sequence of Events, the start of chapter eight, “The Watcher Watched”, in which two reluctant helpers, Nora Huey and Phillip, are […]

My Blog Week: Dec 9 to Dec 15

All the Latest from Torsade!                             Monday this week, a new poem, “Fill It Up Again”. On Tuesday, Sequence of Events, with the charm of romantic freedom fading fast for Bruner and Freda. Wednesday, sixth in the Wake arc of The Folly, […]