The Translator of The Gospel (a Short Story) by Lucas Nicolato
Approx. 6,690 words.
Published on February 23, 2012.
This short story narrates the life of a scribe in the court of Alfred the Great, who, being captured by vikings and sold as a slave to an emperor in the Far East, has the difficult mission of translating Luke's Gospel in such a way as to please the evil tyrant.