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Monthly Archives: July 2016

As if by Magic, the Shopkeeper Appeared

Hearing the bell, the shopkeeper hid behind a rail of coats. A man in a dark suit came through the door and stood before the gun metal till. The merchant dropped to his knees and crawled behind the counter, unseen. He waited. There was much to look at in the old shop, many racks to peruse […]

The Fourth Kelamote

In the beginning, two or three doratones were more than enough. Then came devices with many doratones. Tens of doratones. Hundreds. Finally, we started seeing these things that could contain a thousand doratones. A thousand doratones. That’s what we call a kelamote. I must seem like a ghost to you. Why don’t we just pretend, […]