Sleep-Strain of Alain…

Originally posted on Stuart France:
* … “Has Goll tried his hand at it?” asked Fin. “Goll has tried his hand, and Conan Maul before him, and the king too. They have all chanced their arm and they have all slept.” “Slept?” said Fin, aghast. “Aye, slept,” said Daatho, “slept like bairns that have been…

Unexpected Shaman (6) – The Ball in your Court 

Originally posted on The Silent Eye:
Manuel is speaking, but he’s wrong… This thought hits home as my unseen flight ends with a trip over the ledge that marks the boundary of a small incline. Ahead of me, the tourists turn and politely ignore the unhurt figure in the dust, though others are laughing. What…