My Blog Week: Oct 8 to Oct 14

All the Latest from Torsade     The second installment of A Figure from the Common Lot, in which Honoré had his adventure with the Garde Mobile, and helped Legère hide the pototoes, went up Sunday, October 8. On Monday, “Chum”, an early poem from The Nutshell Hatches, was featured. “Are You Alienated” (six) brought Minta home, to […]

My Blog Week: Oct 1 to Oct 7

Yesterday, I posted a new video on my YouTube channel, a tune with a dance beat, and images from the blog.   My Blog Week: October 1 to October 7   This week, A Figure from the Common Lot debuted. Honoré Gremot arrives on the scene, and his misadventures begin. I posted the first installment […]

My Blog Week: Sept 24 to Sept 30

  Today, October 1, 2017, readers of Torsade stories can begin A Figure from the Common Lot, a novel set in the 1870’s. If you like books about history, war, espionage, politics, spiritualism, immigration, you may like to begin with these opening pages.      All the Latest from Torsade        My Blog […]

My Blog Week: Sept 17 to Sept 23

All the Latest from Torsade      My Blog Week: Sept 17 to Sept 23   The week began with a resolution, of its kind, for Lady Gimple and Dougal Inskip, entry twelve in the Tattersby arc: “The Hothouse Rose”. The second episode of “Sympathy for the Torturer” came next, with Anton boarding a bus, […]

My Blog Week: Sept 10 to Sept 16

All the Latest from Torsade       This week began with a promo post, “Coming in October!”, that features links to two YouTube videos for my serial novel’s debut, with musical themes to accompany the imagery. Also on September 11, a new entry in the Corey Jack series, “Working Overseas”. Corey meets friendly Stan, […]

Yoharie: Royce’s Iron Seeds (nascent novel)

Samples from upcoming serial novel, Yoharie, a story of the surveillance state.     Trevor Royce on discovering The Totem-Maker:   As you all know, I started out going chapter by chapter, in depth, and after that, character by character. I haven’t got around yet to weighing the book critically. This post is the first […]

Coming in October! See a slideshow

  Coming in October! A Figure from the Common Lot, a novel issued in weekly posts!   Honoré Gremot is the first of four narrators, a Belgian not of the working class, not of the bourgeoisie . . . and not (though, like all Belgian Gremots, consumptive) persuaded life’s options are limited. Richard Everard has lost the […]

My Blog Week: Sept 3 to Sept 9

All the Latest from Torsade     This week began with the poem “Rapunzel”, a fairytale character who has her own point of view. The poetry series Haunt of Thieves’ second sequence continued with War-Making, as Gafeidda arrives at the city walls and meets an incarnation, who may be the Shepherd. “Fallen Short”, is a […]

My Blog Week: August 27 to September 2

All the Latest from Torsade     This week, the novella “Are You Alienated” began. The second of the Tourmaline stories, “Palma”, also debuted; and the first, “Tourmaline”, concluded. “Hammersmith” continued, with the episode “Having a Treat”. In the Folly Series, Roscoe Bevington, introducing himself by name, gave to the guest a longer account of […]

Figure has a Promo Video with Music

Subscribe to Torsade, and get each new release by email, with a link to the page! Figure Promo Clip (Yes, I’m a link!) Watch this on YouTube, a short video featuring the noel song: “Qu’est-ce que vous dites?”   A Figure from the Common Lot, an historical novel, that begins in France during the Franco-Prussian […]