My Blog Week: Sept 9 to Sept 15

All the Latest from Torsade!                         In Sunday’s Figure, Élucide witnesses her godfather match rhetoric with Ebrach, in a debate pitting spiritualism against Christianity. Monday, Haunt of Thieves, part three; Tuesday, chapter three of Sequence ended with advances in the storylines of Bruner, Luberta, the […]

My Blog Week: Sept 2 to Sept 8

All the Latest from Torsade!                     Êlucide, in this week’s A Figure from the Common Lot, slips outside in the dark when she can’t sleep; sees no harm in doing as she pleases. On Monday, episode two of poem-story Haunt of Thieves; Tuesday, Sequence of Events began […]

My Blog Week: August 26 to Sept 1

All the Latest from Torsade!                     Last week, in A Figure from the Common Lot, Honoré’s narrative ended; this week, his cousin Élucide’s began, with a half-dreaming series of memories. Monday, a new episode of The German Spy, in which Agnes tells Fiona how Atherleigh rigged the […]

My Blog Week: August 19 to August 25

All the Latest from Torsade!                   The House of Gremot ended with this Sunday’s episode of A Figure from the Common Lot, Honoré understanding at last Ebrach’s real ambitions. On Monday, a change of pace, with a post of all cat cartoons from The Cartoon House; Tuesday, […]

My Blog Week: August 12 to August 18

All the Latest from Torsade!                     In Sunday’s installment of A Figure from the Common Lot: The House of Gremot, Honoré had made his way through an impromptu ceremony, and, until interviewed by his Uncle Sartain, felt unrestrained in pursuing his emigration scheme. Monday, a new […]

My Blog Week: August 5 to August 11

All the Latest from Torsade!                     In Sunday’s The House of Gremot (part five), Honoré remembers how he came to be Clotilde’s husband; on Monday, a poem, “Now to Steal”. On Tuesday, a new page for the blog, the novel Sequence of Events, and its first post installment, […]

My Blog Week: July 29 to August 4

All the Latest from Torsade!                     In Sunday’s A Figure from the Common Lot: The House of Gremot (part four), Honoré recalls his reunion with his true wife, and learns something of the false one. Monday, a poem, “Friendly Maude McKinley”; Tuesday, the start of a […]

My Blog Week: July 22 to July 28

All the Latest from Torsade!                         Honoré, unendearing to his relative, settles in the summer house, and recalls more of his journey, in this Sunday’s A Figure from the Common Lot: The House of Gremot (part three). Monday, a poem, “Fair Enough”; Tuesday, a […]

My Blog Week: July 15 to July 21

 All the Latest from Torsade!                     Sunday’s “The House of Gremot” (part two), had Honoré learning no daydream could do justice to his American relatives, and that he must depend on Ebrach even in this, the making of himself acceptable to his own family. On Monday, […]

My Blog Week: July 8 to July 14

All the Latest from Torsade!                     Last week, chapter three ended; this week, chapter four, “The Eye of a Magpie” began, of the novel A Figure from the Common Lot, with section i., The House of Gremot. We are back in Honoré’s world; he has arrived […]