Today is Veteran’s Day, November 11th. I am a veteran, as is my father, and some few of my friends (very few). From the end of World War I, until 1954, we celebrated this day as Armistice Day, as a remembrance of that moment in that first great-global conflict, when the fighting stopped […]Read more "Veteran’s Day"
Emergence 2.0 A Novel – In 55 Words a Day Day 232, August 20th, 2017 Chapter One: Penalty Ages passed before he was discovered entering the experiential fields of other members of the Collective, violating their privacy. There were no laws against it. There was no law. This […]Read more "Emergence, In Fifty-five Words – Section Five, 92835670100561474; Part Thirty-two, Abnegation, Collected Chapters"
The way is light and peace Bursting through illusions A shower of stars, burning Passing through the dome Lanterns in the silvered sky Thought reshapes the world Free from the hand of gravity Without mass, without weightRead more "Lamplight Part VII"
Rest with the fallen Sleep with the dead, they are friends Even those you feared Welcome death and peace The corpse rotting in the grave The corpse is nothing Time cleanses no-one Words will never heal the wounds The victims of wars Knock, knock at my door Patriotic lies, and jokes The […]Read more "Death"
Epilog: Part One – Surrender Epilog Pt.01 Kathy had one option. Feeling the psychic blow from the cataclysm on Earth, she surrendered. She had prepared for it. #Emergence Epilog: Part Two – Transmogrification Epilog Pt. 02 She sensed her consciousness duplicating. She was both Earth’s channel, and the guide, becoming a […]Read more "Emergence – A Twitter Novel – Epilog"
Today is Thanksgiving. It is a secular holiday, but nevertheless, sacred for most Americans. Many of us are writing, posting memes, outwardly expressing the things that we are thankful for. That is nice. It is conscientious, appropriate. A heartfelt expression of gratitude is always welcome, even gratitude expressed in general for the many […]Read more "Thanksgiving, the Via Negativa"
Abnegation; Part Thirty-two, Chapter One: Penalty Pt. 32, Ch. 01 In time he was discovered; entering the experiences of others, a taboo none thought could be crossed. He was jailed. #Emergence Abnegation; Part Thirty-two, Chapter Two: Release Pt. 32, Ch. 02 The Collective recognized his uniqueness; took responsibility for abandoning him after he […]Read more "Emergence: Section Five, 92835670100561474; Part Thirty-two, Abnegation, Collected Chapters"