Tag Archives: alternate history

12: Alternative Facts: Natural Medicine

“Physician, heal thyself.” —  Luke 4:23 It’s a caution: of the boogey. “Beware the Nats.” The old tales say. “They carry the Novax.” Back cycles ago, no other chill was strongest than a call, or word of Novax. Fore the … Continue reading

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It Came From the Heavens

An old attempt at mythological revisionism, and an alternate history: depending on how you want to view this. It was a gift to my father, and myself. Somehow, I think it appropriate: at least, to my own experience.  “And every … Continue reading

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11: Alternative Facts: Among The Populii

“The lady doth protest too much, methinks.” — William Shakespeare, Hamlet, 3.2. Bowing the knee. Showing the Old Ways. That’s what you want to we to see. I glean better. Welcome to the Free Sancts of Amarak. That’s we. Not … Continue reading

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Alternative Facts: An Alternate Perspective On You and I

This is one of my first Mythic Bios revisits today. I said before that I didn’t conduct my examination of Alternative Facts in order. And now, to complicate things even further, I realized I actually forgot some things and instead … Continue reading

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10: Alternative Facts: Summer Camp

“Sometimes by losing a battle, you find a way to win the war.” — Donald Trump and Tony Schwartz, The Art of the Deal You’re back. You came to us, to the Badlands fore, cause you wanted our historia. Our … Continue reading

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9: Alternative Facts: Beyond the Wall

“But one man’s golem once grew so tall, and he heedlessly let him keep on growing so long that he could no longer reach his forehead.” — Jakob Grimm, Zeitung für Einsiedler (“Journal for Hermits”) I was a Llang. I … Continue reading

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8: Alternative Facts: Sacrifice

“She had told her few friends who persisted in visiting her despite their brusque reception, that she had received a message from the spirit world warning her that all would be well so long as the sound of hammers did … Continue reading

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