Monthly Archives: September 2016

The Roman Scouts

“Secundus, send seven scouts to gather intelligence about the positions of the barbarians!” barked generalis Clavdius Maximus to his centurion Celerem Secundus. “Ave generalis, iam facta est.” Celerem Secundus ran off to dispatch seven scouts into the thick woods. …These … Continue reading

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The First Ace

Pierre, the First Mate, was sitting in the mess room of the Nautilus flipping cards from a Tarot deck. He would periodically stop and write some numbers in a small notebook near the cards. “What are you doing, First Mate?” … Continue reading

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Gifts of the Wild Weed Band

The Wild Weed Band had just completed its concert on a fine day in August and was reaping enthusiastic and noisy applause from the five thousand fans extending far beyond the band stage. “As it’s my birthday today, I feel … Continue reading

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Walking the Plank

It was a sunny Caribbean day with fluffy clouds in a blue sky. A pirate ship was smoothly gliding along on a mild breeze driving its white sails. The ship was Captain Hook’s and Jacko was walking the plank for … Continue reading

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The Mayan Gate

Indiana Jones faced a large stone gate deep down in a Yucatan cave. He thought it would lead to the inner Earth – to Agartha, the mysterious land discovered by Admiral Richard Byrd after accidentally flying into it through an … Continue reading

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The Deer Hunt

In ye legendary olden times in Sherwood Forest, Robin Hood, Little John and Friar Tuck set out to bag a great deer for a large celebration to be held on the occasion of King Richard’s return to England from the … Continue reading

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