Lingering in Care

Indifference is a delusion. That is the first line of Chapter 6 in The Trenches & The Bliss… but I’m calling a ceasefire to the wresting out of this book here. Not because I don’t want to share it with you; indifference is a delusion, remember: I very much do. Weirdly, in sharing the firstContinue reading “Lingering in Care”

Higher Order

“It is as difficult to begin a civilization without robbery as it is to maintain it without slaves.” — Will Durant, The Story of Civilization: The Life of Greece TRENCHES & BLISS, 2016 CHAPTER 5 I almost sat on top of the blonde who had covered herself with a cream blanket on my sofa. IContinue reading “Higher Order”

A New World: Kith ‘n’ Kin

Wherever there is a carcass, there the vultures will gather. — Matthew 24:28, The Holy Bible THE TRENCHES & THE BLISS, 2016 CHAPTER 4 I was thinking that my story would sound more convincing if I’d lost my father, nephew, and fiancee to this social-psychosomatic war, but that would simply be untrue. No, I hadContinue reading “A New World: Kith ‘n’ Kin”