If I hadn’t written this I would troll it in the comments. It’s obtuse, tries to pack in far too much information into one chapter, is by turns far too on the nose and far too up its own ass with “subtle” dialogue…but I’m proud of it anyway. It just needs an edit. If you […]Read more "The House That Jack Built VI"
The last work I did on this was May 20, 2014. The story left my hands at that point. I am no longer sure of this draft but a universe much like it will again have stories in it by that date in 2016. THIS IS MY WILL IN FIRE BORN. V March 20, 1946 […]Read more "The House That Jack Built: Chapter V"
V March 20, 1946 Sandia Base, New Mexico Geoge Stephen Morrison, a decorated officer in the United States Navy, veteran of World War II’s Pacific air war, erstwhile astral contact of Marjorie Cameron Parsons, sat in his office, staring at the wall. I have a three-year-old son. What am I even doing? James Douglas Morrison […]Read more "The House That Jack Built (Chapter V)"
June 24, 1948: Soviet blockade of Berlin begins. June 25, 1948-October 31, 1948: Berlin Airlift commences. American intelligence begins funding proxy resistance groups, composed of students, various members of Protestant and Mormon sects, and rearmed Nazis. These organizations are given all possible aid to reestablish access to Berlin as the airlift continues. November 1, 1948: […]Read more "Gotterwanderung: Timeline (Draft)"
IV March 19, 1946 The Parsonage Jack and Marjorie Parsons spent one day packing and enjoying each other. They had chatted for two weeks before they even did any magick, back in January…well, aside from a general getting-to-know you roll in the hay, that is. So today was spent communing in the first serious session […]Read more "The House That Jack Built: Chapter IV"
INTERMISSION And I will restore to you the years that the locust hath eaten, the cankerworm, and the caterpiller, and the palmerworm, my great army which I sent among you. – Joel 2:25 (Holy Bible, King James Version) III March 17, 1946 The Parsonage Pasadena, California The eggs were not runny. The bacon was not […]Read more "The House That Jack Built: Actual Chapter III (Chapter Numbers Are Hard)"
1946 Mirage a Trois CAMERON I suppose it’s only fair that I tell my story first. You figured this was no ordinary book already. Pulp science fiction alternate history, yes. Artistically minded metafiction with an occult subtext, yes. But you’re still giving names to things. Like BABALON. Anyways, you don’t care about that. You don’t […]Read more "The House That Jack Built: Chapter III (The Working, Through A Glass Shattered)"