The Lament of Pheidippides 

  {from behind the bench: another one of the lamentations here. haven’t done one of these in a loooooong time. in case you haven’t read one of them before, or in awhile, it’s a series where I take the voices of people who never got to speak in the history books and imagine what they … More The Lament of Pheidippides¬†

Adam’s Lament

The beasts walked with me before they knew their names. How were we to know? Good and evil and the difference between are points on a map as yet unwritten. All was yours, Lord. We were yours, for a time, before the flaming sword. We could not be anything other than this, could we? Did … More Adam’s Lament