Tag Archives: Rachael Richey

Always Learning #edithardeditoften

There is, truly, no such thing as the perfect piece of writing. It can always be improved. Recently I wrote  short piece for Rachael’s Blog Battle which, by public vote, won. Part of the goody bag that came with the kudos was a … Continue reading

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Melting In Their Arms #blogbattle #shortstory

When Captain Fr’ngg Oblique plotted the coordinates for the next planet on his list he didn’t suspect he would be the one to discover a highly-developed but unique intelligence, the first humanoid to do so. Nor did he expect to … Continue reading

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When Leonardo Met The Pope #blogbattle#shortstory

How The Reformation Nearly Failed (with apologies to historic accuracy) ‘How is His Holiness today?’ Cardinal Bunn looked blank. Then, ‘Papal?’ Leonardo sighed. ‘Yes, yes but his mood? Is it, you know, giving?’ Bunn frowned. ‘This isn’t about the bill, … Continue reading

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