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Holy Books, Holy Souls

He sat in a chair, gloved hands resting in his lap, head bowed. Beneath the mask, his eyes were closed, his body still. He appeared to be praying. 1,105 more words

V For Vendetta

Karma in Black

The alley was dark and sinister while two figures within its shadows mirrored the same in their hearts. A black figure towered over a large woman on the ground, shuffling about like some humanized pig, back pressed flat against the cold, indifferent wall, trying to inch away from her judgment. 821 more words

V For Vendetta

Nothing Like the Stories ...

“When is he coming? I don’t see him.” He began to fidget, the large, wide brim of the hat nearly toppling from his head.

“Be still.” 3,222 more words

V For Vendetta

Greetings from Florida!

I’ve had a lovely mini vacation with Kelpie, the kiddos, and Kleannhouse. We’ve talked a lot, laughed a lot, and Kelpie is a funny tipsaholic (that’s a word from my college days). 106 more words

Life In The Fast Lane

Adventures in One-Shots

Listening to: Spanish Flea – Tijuana Brass

This past Friday was Geek Life’s D&D One-Shot Night, and I can confidently say that it did not disappoint. 1,593 more words

Dungeons & Dragons

What's in a name?

Since moving to Virginia almost eight years ago, I have never heard my surname so mangled, maligned and misspoken. Granted, it’s not a common name around here, and spoken with the varying Southern accents — from Hillbilly on up — I usually answer with a shrug and a gentle correction. 347 more words


The man in the tractor

Another flash fiction from Felicity at http://felicityjohns.com. I don’t often do flash fiction, but this week’s prompt was particularly interesting. It could have gone in so many different directions. 159 more words