Post #23.7, Tuesday, August 17, 2021

Historical setting: 584 C.E. Ligugè          As Brother August and I prepare to set the supper he chooses to speak to me about the whispers of the master of the scribes today in the scriptorium. He was asking of my training. Brother August, thinking I am my son, assumes I was taught to read andContinue reading “Post #23.7, Tuesday, August 17, 2021”

Post #23.4, Tuesday, August 10, 2021

Historical setting: 584 C.E. Ligugè          As a guest at Ligugè I’m assigned to visitor’s quarters in a small room in the villa while the monks are outside the walls in caves and hovels. In my last life here as a monk my cell was made of a few stones but mostly of sticks andContinue reading “Post #23.4, Tuesday, August 10, 2021”