Tag Archives: mythology

Winter Birds

Denial Minerva could wash away the blood but she could not wash away the sin. Dark, red tears clouded an icy creek that slushed through the Kabacki Forest, and within that diluted stream of gore she envisioned warnings. Though the Kabacki … Continue reading

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Vanishing Acts

“… Terra trusted that gravity would resolve the remainder of her task. And so it did… She kept Callimachus calm during that six-story free fall, providing his mind with the same weightlessness that his body was experiencing. The fantastic conclusion … Continue reading

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Wayward Footsteps

– The Sandman by Neil Gaiman – The wayward path has been a diverse plot element in innumerable works of fiction since the invention of storytelling. The obstinate psyches that surround characters destined for intransigent lifestyles are so diverse and unique that they … Continue reading

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Mutation – Creation

“We experimented with the biology of flora before we made any attempts to alter the genetic makeup of earth’s primates. It was our preliminary phase; our prerequisite… and we were good at it. We would sprout gardens of wooden flowers … Continue reading

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More than Words

I carry the emotions of these author’s with me. They influence my perspective with thoughts that surpass the obvious. But more importantly they influence my writing. Their insights fill my inkwell, and through them I see my path more clearly. I’m … Continue reading

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