yearofthesere

All Empires Fall

All Empires Fall(lyric inspired by “Fetch”)Copyright 2008 If I told you the truthWould it sound like a lie?Words fail me dailyIn the pursuit of whyWe can’t change the pastAnd the present needs changeYet the circle spins onTo a bleak day and age And if I told you a lieWould it…

Numb

Numb It is the way of the day, so it seems. We stand bloodied and bludgeoned by this wearisome race, speeding through the marathon to the finish line, only to be sprayed by pellets and nails and shrapnel by angry ghosts with scores to settle, messages to send, and messes…

Draft Table of Contents for “The Bonesetter’s Revenge, Book 3: The Skeleton Men”

the bonesetter’s revenge, book3“the skeleton men”first draft table of contents Step7_The Bloodletting of Heaven1. The Obedient Butler2. The Cracked Paladin3. The Man-At-Arms4. The Sunken Queen5. The Chambermaid6. The Damned Fool7. The Fractured Prince8. The Vexed Vizier Step8_The Skylight Eyes9. The Keymaster10. The Illusionist11. The Imagineer 12. The Dark Oracle13. The…

leftpathred series

leftpathred series he believed he descended from Icarus, his arms meant for feathers, his span built for flight. he longed to soar into the fiery skies and ride the tides of wind to a different distant world. through science and surgery, and with macabre and deranged tools, he fashioned himself…

the topography of happiness

“the topography of happiness”from “Xenomorphine, The Bonesetter’s Revenge, Book2” I often wonder if Sisyphus stopped to enjoy the view from the top of the mountain. After an eternity of pushing the boulder uphill, he would make it to the top, a wiry and weary prisoner to someone else’s wrath, see…