The Coming of the King (21)

Book III: Chapter 21November 13 Was my cover blown? It sure seemed that way because the Pope was pointing towards me and talking about finding a traitor and all eyes were suddenly turned my way. Luckily for me, I did not get a chance to try to defend myself, for in my shock I did …

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Busted! (20)

Book III: Chapter 20November 13 Now, I think it’s important to point out that all along during Dr. Ma’bus’ speech I had dutifully been rising at the appropriate times with the rest of my brethren and rattling out the necessary chants and replies… But on the whole, my mind was wandering around the room as …

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EA Incarnate (19)

Book III: Chapter 19November 13 Strange Days. I thought to myself as looked back upon that wild day of my first initiation into the Third School of Inanna — for none of my other Third School initiations were ever so intense. For a brief moment, I felt my own desires arise again as I remembered …

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The Rites of Inanna (18)

Book III: Chapter 18November 13 Trying to force myself to be unimpressed by Dr. Ma’bus’ reading at this uber-secret meeting of the high ranking members of the Brotherhood of EArth, I turned my attention to my meal — meticulously carving into the blood red meat that draped my plate: venison, tartar-style — having been freshly …

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The Baron (17)

Book III: Chapter 17November 13 Ah, The Baron… Baron Von Bodenwerner was one of the current identities that I had been cultivating over the last few decades. As Von Bodenwerner, I was a quasi upper-level member of the Brotherhood, and my purported specialty was Ancient Physical Sciences – Archeology Division. A debonair, middle-aged, German nobleman, …

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Secret Societies (16)

Book III: Chapter 16November 13 Ironically, the Annals of the Brotherhood reflect only a small footnote about Tower Bay, and the official version of events describes only the lie that I told them.  To this day it is my firm belief is that nobody else on earth ever knew the truth about Tower Bay — …

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The Ruins of Tower Bay (15)

Book III: Chapter 15November 13 <KKKkkrrraaaACCKKKK!!>  Lightning tore the sky, flashing its brilliance through the skeletal remains of Whitby Abbey. Positioned precariously atop of the cliffs of Northern Yorkshire, the magnificent ruins of the abandoned church were the perfect setting for the sinister meeting that was occurring in the cathedral’s underbelly. <Ka-boOOM!>  Nature continued to …

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The Choices We Make (14)

Book III: Chapter 14November 13 My friends, I am a sinner. I’ve said it before and I’ll say it again. Even though I have been forgiven of my sins and had my soul washed white as snow, still, so long as I live in this life, I just can’t seem to break the bonds of …

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Careful What You Wish For (13)

Book III: Chapter 13Nov 2-4 The next day, unable to resist, I turned on the TV again… Only to learn that the actions of the “White Warrior” were being attributed to Ghaz al-Ridwan Ma’bus and that the world was indeed hailing him a Savior! Unable to look away, I saw multiple broadcasts that showed the …

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The White Warrior (12)

Book III: Chapter 12November 1 For whatever reason, I got the urge to flip on the tube again (well, like I said, I was addicted). Oh, I knew there was no chance of a baseball game – for all sporting events had long been cancelled. Furthermore, I had heard that most cable stations were now …

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