A Stroke of Genius

Leonardo DaVinci struggles to find the inspiration to finish his work, The Baptism of Christ.

The Shadow

Preface The following short story was inspired by an actual account as it is found in the Annals of Fulda. The original account describes strange events perpetrated by a maleficent entity who allegedly tormented the village of Bingen (modern-day Germany) for three years in the latter portion of the 9th Century. The authors of the…

Norsemen and the Moors of Iberia

By C.J. Adrien Two men fished in ankle deep water for mollusks during low tide when they heard a peculiar sound. They stood in the shallows of a beach wedged between two cliff faces looking out over the ocean. Silently they listened for the strange noise which had only moments prior echoed around them. Again…