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Horror Story Part 18: A Play Demonic (The Queen’s Idle Fancy)

This past week was one of the best weeks here in the San Juan Islands, crisp sunny days strung together. Today is Kipling’s 3rd birthday, and I can’t believe she’s not a puppy...

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Horror Story Part 17: A Play Demonic (The Queen’s Idle Fancy)

Delayed once more by time, injury (my left knee has been out all summer), and a slow-moving Labor Day, this week’s chapter shares a forgotten moment in Roger Compish’s life . . ....

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Haiku 2 Meet You: 1st Poetry Cheese

I confess loudly: Chili Cheese Fries are my favorite food in the entire culinary world. And Red Hot Lover’s in Ann Arbor, Michigan still makes the best version. I know they’re bad bad...

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Horror Story Part 16: A Play Demonic (The Queen’s Idle Fancy

Another week passes, and another chapter materializes, highlighting more about Frederick Waltzcrop in his secretive enclosure, his death chamber, but not enough to know exactly what he has brewing. I hope you follow...

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Horror Story Part 15: A Play Demonic (The Queen’s Idle Fancy)

It’s been a longer time between chapters of A Play Demonic (The Queen’s Idle Fancy) since the last part was double-sized at almost 2,000 words. Soon, next week, the story will pass 20,000...

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Horror Story Part 14: A Play Demonic (The Queen’s Idle Fancy)

It’s a busy week here on Fidalgo Island, both in real life and for the players gathered together in A Play Demonic (The Queen’s Idle Fancy). A ton of huge milestones have happened...

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Horror Story Part 13: A Play Demonic (The Queen’s Idle Fancy)

Here is a tiny notice found in the local weekly concerning the Fidalgo Island Theater Ensemble and their spring drama choice. Word is spreading, and members of FITE will be recruiting throughout the...

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Horror Story Part 12: A Play Demonic (The Queen’s Idle Fancy)

Another week passes and it’s all I can do to get the next chapter to you, faithful reader . . . opening with the first intermission and then Waltzcrop makes another appearance. Roger...

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Horror Story Part 11: The Play (The Queen’s Idle Fancy)

The Play (The Queen’s Idle Fancy) continues, and I’m thinking of changing the title to this and would love to hear your opinion: A Play Demonic (The Queen’s Idle Fancy) — I like...

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Horror Story Part 10: The Play (The Queen’s Idle Fancy)

Once more, the writing angels and demons have been battling throughout the week, and another super-sized edition developed. Here are two scenes. The first where Waltzcrop’s assistants make another appearance, and the second...

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