Emergence 3.0 – Section One, Jim and Kathy; Part One, A Private Sorrow; Chapter Five, Confusion

Emergence 3.0 A Novel – One Page Per Day Day 012, Friday January 12th, 2018 Chapter Five: Confusion Now that she was here, sitting at the table across from him, Jim was unsure of his motive. There was nothing in his plan that required him to see her today. He had tested every contingency and […]

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Emergence 3.0 – Section One, Jim and Kathy; Part One, A Private Sorrow; Chapter Four, Closure

Emergence 3.0 A Novel – One Page Per Day Day 011, Thursday January 11th, 2018 Chapter Four: Closure Kathy sensed the emptiness inside her friend. She did not require psychic powers or telepathy to experience it. She only needed the normal human attribute of empathy. Today there was something hollowed out inside him, where normally […]

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Emergence 3.0 – Section One, Jim and Kathy; Part One, A Private Sorrow; Chapter Three, Lies

Emergence 3.0 A Novel – One Page Per Day Day 010, Wednesday January 10th, 2018 Chapter Three: Lies Kathy looked at Jim for a long time, observing him. This was not abnormal in itself. They often spent long periods of time together in silence. She could not read his thoughts, but she was adept at […]

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Nightmare II

Irrational fears These questions are mysteries Simple, frightening Nightmares of folly Incapacitating dreams I cannot see through The deep dark unknown Making monsters from shadows Outside the window Tapping, tap tapping The bogey man in hiding Lurking with his axe A hungry spirit A child’s feet step lightly down On the bedroom floor Bladder full, […]

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Emergence 3.0 – Section One, Jim and Kathy; Part One, A Private Sorrow, Chapter Two: Morning

Emergence 3.0 A Novel – One Page Per Day Day 009, Tuesday January 9th, 2018 Chapter Two: Morning “Small coffee, please;” Jim orders. “Soy chai, thank you;” says Kathy. They sit together at a table by the window of the storefront. They sit with the sun to their backs. It is clear to Kathy that […]

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