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Joshua T Calkins-Treworgy
Discussions on the art of narrative and exclusive fiction from Joshua Calkins-Treworgy.
Created 05 Jul 2020
  • "Where Did We Go Wrong?"
    18 Sep 2021 • 3 min read • 2 4
    "Where did we go wrong?" That's the question that causes a great deal of anxiety in the various artistic communities that I am either an active member of or observe from the fringes these days. I've b...
  • Thinning Slices
    14 Sep 2021 • 3 min read • 1 0
    There's a problem that a lot of folks who I happen to enjoy, support and agree with are not addressing, either because they're not looking downstream far enough, or they somehow don't believe it'll af...
  • The Chained One (Chapter 28-Final)
    09 Sep 2021 • 8 min read • 1 0
    The rout of those specters and soldiers who served The Chained One went much more swiftly once the apparition was destroyed, and not all of the chain soldiers had to be slain. Those who seemed to have...
  • The Chained One (Chapter 27)
    08 Sep 2021 • 14 min read • 1 0
    Byron and Kathy saw the elven general fall, and almost immediately after he was dead, The Chained One began his own assault in earnest. A storm of fireballs, ice lances and forks of lightning began fl...
  • The Chained One (Chapter 26)
    07 Sep 2021 • 17 min read • 1 0
    Byron Torg had been, even before being spirited away to a realm of pain, horror, and confused madness as a youth, somewhat odd compared to most folks around him. Many people, if granted the sort of po...
  • The Chained One (Chapter 25)
    06 Sep 2021 • 16 min read • 1 0
    The sappers stood arrayed half a mile away, seen by Kathy by way of her animated figurines floating about hither and thither. The hardened veterans and unseasoned newcomers among the combat engineers ...
  • The Chained One (Chapter 24)
    05 Sep 2021 • 27 min read • 1 0
    For four more days the battalion moved southwest as it had the first day, covering a modest amount of terrain given the size of their force. But the stretches of silence during the daytime hours only ...
  • The Chained One (Chapter 23)
    04 Sep 2021 • 18 min read • 1 0
    Kathy, Daggeuro and Byron stood before the ranks of soldiers and the supply train arranged at the back of the columns, looking out over the hardened veterans who were under no illusions about what mig...
  • The Chained One (Chapter 22)
    03 Sep 2021 • 22 min read • 1 0
    Kathy had found out about what had occurred at the armor museum in Linsa, and found that she could do one better for King Ovin’s forces. A similar historical center stood in the center of Celia, and s...
  • The Chained One (Chapter 21)
    02 Sep 2021 • 17 min read • 1 0
    The day Councilman Herbert Stahg discovered exactly why the projection numbers were off was a day he would never forget. He awoke with Jamie’s head resting in the crook of his arm, the couple returned...
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