Monthly Archives: February 2016

Breath of Life (April 12, 1987)

April 12, 1987, In the City of New York The softest of sighs. The tenderest…. Death and Vincent understand one another. The woman has stopped breathing. He unfolds her from his shoulder to the tunnel floor, cursing the puddles. She … Continue reading

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Exile, part 1: Yearning (Lisa 1971)

EXILE, part 1: Yearning (Lisa 1971) If all else perished and he remained, I should still continue to be;
 and if all else remained and he was annihilated, the universe would turn into a mighty stranger;
 I should not seem … Continue reading

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Exile, part 2: Love and Fate (Lisa 1971)

[author’s note: This story will eventually be woven into an episode expansion of Arabesque but until that’s ready to publish, I wanted to make it available for readers as a kind of “trailer” for the finished work. This piece follows … Continue reading

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Mother Tongue, part 1 (Lisa 1962)

If all else perished and he remained, I should still continue to be;
 and if all else remained and he was annihilated, the universe would turn into a mighty stranger;
 I should not seem a part of it.
 ~Emily Brontë, … Continue reading

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