Monthly Archives: August 2016

Across the Great Divide – Chapter Forty-Seven

THE HOPE TAVERN was aptly named, and its inn sign of a man struggling through marshland on a stormy night fitted as an image to match. Inside, where an ashy fire smouldered in the hearth, thirty Negroes were gathered for … Continue reading

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Across the Great Divide – Chapter Forty-Six

ROBERT’S WORK WAS strange indeed, and getting stranger by the day as he explained a few nights later. He’d never known a man with such an appetite for reading, or for being read to, according to the brief. ‘He just … Continue reading

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