Chapter 5. Out There The furor from Alastine's near escape from the stampede died down within a few days. Enid and Blair poured over every inch of Alastine's body looking for any sign of physical damage to no avail. Alastine sank into a state of shock after the incident, unable to speak to anyone or … Continue reading Original Work: The Madian, Chapter 5
The end of a year always makes me reflective and this year is no exception. Rather than recap the sorry state of affairs of American Politics - arguably the one of the biggest news stories of the year - I instead wanted to share some inspiration. I wrote this post to honor the amazing work … Continue reading Things that Inspire: The David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust
Dream House Sweet house, wild gardens. Once a dream, now realized. Reality? Cold.
Maybe that's all you really need to know about House of Cards, Season 6. The series finale (?) begins with Claire sitting precariously in the oval office and an off-screen resolution to Kevin Spacey's delightfully devious President Underwood. Long story short, he's dead. I understand and agree with the rationale behind Kevin Spacey's firing but … Continue reading Do you miss Francis? Yes, yes I do! Review of House of Cards, Season 6
The stage had been set for a while. Louise had noticed the signs of impending doom from the beginning – the loose alliances solidifying, the subtle isolation of a “problem” player, the cautious glances and whispers behind his back. A figurative knife had suddenly appeared and was looming overhead, desperately seeking a target. The air … Continue reading The Rogue’s Departure (Flash Fiction)
Grey morning, soft rain - Moist air, heavy leaves falling. A road made anew.
The Unbroken Wheel How joyful I was in that job so new, But wait, a betrayal - Ned Stark is that you? A freshly baked drama, No escaping the trauma, Because yes, Littlefinger, I see you too.