From the alchemy labs of fifteenth-century France comes a tale of one beauty and three beasts on a macabre journey through the Parisian underworld. After sixteen years of priesthood, Monseigneur Desmoulins secretly wishes for excommunication. Fed up with sacristy intrigues and tedious inquisition proceedings, he keeps himself amused by dissecting rats and playing with explosives.
In the dark days of the middle ages the inquisitors reign of terror spread fear, blood, and death across Europe. Simultaneously a deadly plague decimated the population. In the midst of this dark and terrible time one man finds his true love. Inquisitor Quint violates his oath to wed a woman and father a son.
A story of man challenging his church by facing the ultimate test of courage and loyalty
In 1905 the Mezquita-Catedral showed serious weakness in a large part of its structure. When the state restored extensive portions of the foundation’s underpinning, workers unearthed a lead canister. Tucked inside was an ancient manuscript, regarding an Inquisition of a man called Apuleius Balcoin. The proceedings began as normal, but torture did not work on this suspect.
Published: February 27, 2012.
Fiction » Historical » General
There has always been a balance. Day and night.Good and evil. Mankind had the choice of which way he would go. Now, in the guise of religion and at the point of a sword, this balance has been taken to the brink of disaster. So much so that one more evil act, the death of one more innocent person could trigger an evil reign that could bring centuries of war, unrest and terror.
The Oooeelie Myth: A dog, the reincarnation of a canine being whose space ship crash-landed on earth tens of thousands of years ago and taught humans to speak, is still trying to find his way home to Sirius in the Twentieth Century.