Emergence 2.0 A Novel – In 55 Words a Day Friday, January 11th, 2019 Chapter One: Agitators The Continuum sought to manage the revolutionaries, to control their fire. It knew them, each and every one of them, from its contact with their consciousness when they returned to the HomeWorld for examination. In that process dangerous […]Read more "Emergence 2.0 – Section Six (a), Rebellion; Appendix Part Twelve, Observer Corps, Collected Chapters"
The hot breeze, pushing Sight narrows in the salted mist, the acrid air The sea thundering as the rolling tide retreats The shore expanding The empty space fills Bodies in the sun, clamoring birds on the beach All their waste and refuse gathering in the sand The bones of the world Plastic straws and paper […]Read more "Washed"
A Novel – One Chapter Per Week Week 02, 2019 The phone rang. It surprised Kathy. She did not receive many calls, and when she did she would anticipate most of them, both the caller and the time. It would flash in her consciousness minutes, sometime hours before the call, depending on how long the […]Read more "Emergence 4.0 – Part One, Jim and Kathy; Chapter One, A Private Sorrow"
First Reading – Isaiah 40:1-5,9-11 © Alternative First Reading – Isaiah 42:1-4,6-7 © Responsorial Psalm – Psalm 103(104):1-4,24-25,27-30 © Alternative Responsorial Psalm – Psalm 28(29):1-4,9-10 © Second Reading – Titus 2:11-14,3:4-7 © Alternative Second Reading – Acts 10:34-38 © Gospel Acclamation – Luke 3:16 The Gospel of the Day – Luke 3:15-16, 21-22 © (NJB) […]Read more "A Homily – The Third Sunday of Christmas, The Baptism of Jesus"
Analysis, Commentary, Opinion 01.12.2019 Conservativism, Conservatism Blah Blah Blah Don’t let them pretend to be conservatives, there is nothing conservative about the Grand Old Party, and there never was. There are no fiscal conservatives, Republicans are always running up the debt. They are the biggest spenders of all. Throughout my life Republicans have broken the […]Read more "Conservativism, Conservatism Blah Blah Blah – Editorial, The Week in Review"
Emergence 2.0 A Novel – In 55 Words a Day Friday, January 4th, 2019 Chapter One: The Discontent Throughout the million worlds of the Empire, with its trillions of people, a tiny fraction enjoyed lives of peace and relative security, the majority were discontent. They had ambitions, most of which were simply to live out […]Read more "Emergence 2.0 – Section Six (a), Rebellion; Appendix Part Eleven, Continuum, Collected Chapters"
I have been feeling A bit alienated Lately, desperate To communicate I need to talk to someone Without bitterness No condescension Conversation without fear To not feel alone In the lighted place Agitated and restless I am desperateRead more "Desperation"