Post #18.8, Wednesday, March 17, 2021

Historical setting: Sixth Century Bordeaux          “Laz, I have to tell you, knowing my brothers as I do, they aren’t that analytical, especially when it comes to their own jealousy and their own flaws.”          “Who is?”          August continues,  “It sounds to me like you are ready to pass judgment on me but notContinue reading “Post #18.8, Wednesday, March 17, 2021”

Post #18.5, Wednesday, March 10, 2021

Historical setting: Sixth Century Bordeaux          We’ve overheard two brothers of August taking notice of the statue in the cart just outside this stable. Nic went down to confront these art critics.  I’m not sure if Nic means to defend the art or the artist, but now his demeanor is more of camaraderie, as isContinue reading “Post #18.5, Wednesday, March 10, 2021”

Post #18.4, Tuesday, March 9, 2021

Historical setting: Sixth Century Bordeaux          Nic and I are spreading our fleeces in the stable loft near the construction of a new basilica in Bordeaux and from here we can overhear the conversation between two of the workers who are looking over the stone sculpture still in the cart just outside.          “Do youContinue reading “Post #18.4, Tuesday, March 9, 2021”

Post #16.7, Tuesday, January 19, 2021

Historical setting: Pyrenees Mountains, 6th Century C.E.          This morning the creek is slowed, the flood withdrawing, but we will have to wait a little longer to scour the tangles left after the washout before we can search for August’s wools.          Waiting here by the fire August tells of his life.          He wasContinue reading “Post #16.7, Tuesday, January 19, 2021”