Excerpt: Medusa, The Lost Daughter

Excerpt:

From “Athena’s Vengeance”

The best punishment is often the one that

allows the thief to steal the forbidden

and to think he is wise for it until he

is caught and the punishment is a surprise.

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Excerpt: Medusa, The Lost Daughter

Excerpt:

From “The Sinking Ship”

Only a fool tempts a fate he cannot

change or bargains with a sealed deal, when the

only choice left is to comply. Man

drowns as the ship sinks, if he only thinks

of the ship and not of saving himself.

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Cast Out of Eden: Severing Roots

Excerpt:

I dug deeper into the earth,

severing roots that were never fully connected,

ones that I thought that were a part of me.

 

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