Post #30.4, Tuesday, March 8, 2022

Historical setting: 589 C.E. In the Vosges Mountains          At this waking I see the contents of my travel bag spread out on the ground and Anatase’s sickle is missing. Brother Crathias is still here, and I am lying on my back on a fleece with only my ankles tied now.          “Good morning, Pirate.Continue reading “Post #30.4, Tuesday, March 8, 2022”

Post #30.3, Thursday, March 3, 2022

Historical setting: 589 C.E. In the Vosges Mountains          As the two very different Christian monks continue explaining themselves to one another I gather both a terror and a glimpse of hope. Brother Servant explains why he was chosen as servant because a trusted eunuch was needed.          “I serve as a messenger back andContinue reading “Post #30.3, Thursday, March 3, 2022”

Post #10.4, Wednesday, July 8, 2020

Historical setting: 563 C.E., on the western shore of Gaul I climb the cliff alone for a vantage point for my prayers.          Dear God, Please help me as I’m trying to loosen myself from deep prejudice I once thought was a virtue.  Amen.          “…Perfect love casts out fear.” It serves me well inContinue reading “Post #10.4, Wednesday, July 8, 2020”