My Blog Week: August 7 to August 13

All the Latest from Torsade!                                     On Tuesday, The Mirrors, with Charmante and Mr. Wright visiting an iffy neighborhood. Wednesday, a fictional interpretation of a popular Mt. Pelee legend. Thursday, “The Resident”, with Desander and Wissary returning home […]

My Blog Week: July 31 to August 6

All the Latest from Torsade!                                 On Monday, “Poppets”, a reissue from Rattus. Wednesday, The Mirrors, with a visit from Dumain, and Carmine’s story. Thursday, Catastrophe, and Hess’s summary of the volcano’s fabricators. Saturday, a reissue from The Poor Belabored […]

My Blog Week: July 24 to July 30

All the Latest from Torsade!                                   A Word on the Week     Agitprop (part one)           Western culture, from the end of WWII, and prolifically in the 1960s and 70s, embraced pop psychology. Ideas […]

My Blog Week: July 17 to July 23

All the Latest from Torsade!                           On Tuesday, “The Tambinder Engine”, Deenie’s first encounter with the Gaia Chapel, and with McAlley. On Wednesday, a poem reissue from Rattus, “Oracle”. Friday, The Mirrors, and the view of events from the spirit side. Saturday, Catastrophe, […]

My Blog Week: July 10 to July 16

Posted by ractrose on 19 Jul 2022 in The Latest

All the Latest from Torsade!                           On Monday, “Fellyans”, Bede and Jorinda accommodating the royal messenger, while attempting to conceal a thing or two. On Tuesday, Cursed Money, Hortense confronting her father over his means. Thursday, “Bride to Be”, with Queen Tamarilde’s forced […]

My Blog Week: July 3 to July 9

Posted by ractrose on 14 Jul 2022 in The Latest

All the Latest from Torsade!                           On Monday, Catastrophe, and the story of the surviving prisoner. On Tuesday, The Mirrors, a foray for Charmante into Dumain history. Wednesday, a new Yoharie, their aunt explaining to the girls how “funny” people may only be […]

My Blog Week: June 26 to July 2

Posted by ractrose on 4 Jul 2022 in The Latest

All the Latest from Torsade!                           On Monday, “The Resident”, with Wissary and Desander lunching in the presence of Teconieshe. Tuesday, a new poem in the Jumping Off series, “Miraculous”. Wednesday, a poem reissue from Nutshell, “Chum”. Friday, a new episode of The […]

My Blog Week: June 20 to June 26

Posted by ractrose on 27 Jun 2022 in The Latest

All the Latest from Torsade!                             On Monday, “The Tambinder Engine”, Deenie sharing a secret with her ministers. Tuesday, a poem reissue from Rattus, “The Mind’s Eye”, Thursday, Catastrophe, and first descriptions of the volcano’s destruction and the state of the dead. […]

My Blog Week: June 12 to June 18

Posted by ractrose on 20 Jun 2022 in The Latest

All the Latest from Torsade!                                   A Word on the Week     Blight (part two)           Our society wants to manage mental health better, but we have a folkloric problem. We allow narratives into […]

My Blog Week: May 22 to May 28

Posted by ractrose on 30 May 2022 in The Latest

All the Latest from Torsade!                                   A Word on the Week     Blight           Last time, I discussed how denial of abortion rights is the denial of full citizenship, in a democracy where every […]