The Bull

By the time I realized what they were about it was too late to make my excuses and leave. Besides, Crescentius would never have permitted it- this was the Praetor’s prime entertainment for the afternoon and none of his household would be seen slipping away before the grand climax. So I waited with the others […]


Today I am a rational, thinking creature. I was not always thus. Today I understand that weather is driven by physical forces- even if I cannot define them to the extent a meteorologist might I still comprehend those forces are not animate. Those forces have no soul or spirit driving them. And yet… the oldest […]