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What Goes Around

Today I woke up in Glasgow.   Three years ago today, I woke up in Silver Spring, Maryland, looking northeastward in the direction of a land about to decide its own future.   I hoped Scotland would vote yes that day.   In the three years since, much has happened…

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Author | Emmie Comments | 2 Date | September 18, 2017
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There Are Sharks in the Water, and You Smell of Blood (XIII)

You can catch up with this story by reading Part I, Part II, Part III, Part IV, Part V, Part VI, Part VII, Part VIII, Part IX, Part X, Part XI, and Part XII. (Or click the tag on this post at the bottom to see all of the pieces in one spot.) *** Dear Evermyn, I received both of your…

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Author | Emmie Comments | Comments Off Date | July 24, 2017
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There Are Sharks in the Water, and You Smell of Blood (XII)

You can catch up with this story by reading Part I, Part II, Part III, Part IV, Part V, Part VI, Part VII, Part VIII, Part IX, Part X, and Part XI. (Or click the tag on this post at the bottom to see all of the pieces in one spot.)   *** Dear Samwell, You must know that I…

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Author | Emmie Comments | Comments Off Date | July 23, 2017
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There Are Sharks in the Water, and You Smell of Blood (XI)

You can catch up with this story by reading Part I, Part II, Part III, Part IV, Part V, Part VI, Part VII, Part VIII, Part IX, and Part X. (I’m going to need a table of contents soon…) *** Dear Evermyn, You shame me. I may not have always enjoyed Faras’s company, but that is a…

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Author | Emmie Comments | Comments Off Date | July 22, 2017
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There Are Sharks in the Water, and You Smell of Blood (X)

You can catch up with this story by reading Part I, Part II, Part III, Part IV, Part V, Part VI, Part VII, Part VIII, and Part IX. *** Appendix III: Selected correspondence. Sanworth, Mbuku. Correl, Ilis. Trummel, Adelyn. Park, Drake (XII, b. 7273) (pp. 11-15)   7312, first harvest Mbe, I cannot yet leave Silvanfall,…

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Author | Emmie Comments | Comments Off Date | July 21, 2017
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There Are Sharks in the Water, and You Smell of Blood (IX)

You can catch up with this story by reading Part I, Part II, Part III, Part IV, Part V, Part VI, Part VII, and Part VIII. *** Dear Samwell and Drake, My heart has broken for you. I am writing back as quickly as I can manage, but I can hardly hold the pen in…

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Author | Emmie Comments | Comments Off Date | July 20, 2017
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There Are Sharks in the Water, and You Smell of Blood (VIII)

You can catch up with this story by reading Part I, Part II, Part III, Part IV, Part V, Part VI. and Part VII. *** Note from Vanhelm University: The following letter appears to have been written over several days or even weeks, judging by the dating process used on the inks. This fits…

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Author | Emmie Comments | Comments Off Date | July 19, 2017
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There Are Sharks in the Water, and You Smell of Blood (VII)

You can catch up with this story by reading Part I, Part II, Part III, Part IV, Part V, and Part VI. *** Appendix III: Selected correspondence. Sanworth, Mbuku. Correl, Ilis. Trummel, Adelyn. Park, Drake (XII, b. 7273) (pp. 6-10) 7312, first sprout. Ilis, I must confess that I reread your letter several…

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Author | Emmie Comments | Comments Off Date | July 18, 2017
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There Are Sharks in the Water, and You Smell of Blood (VI)

You can catch up with this story by reading Part I, Part II, Part III, Part IV, and Part V. *** Dear Mssrs Park, Evermyn bid me write to you and provide assurances of her safety and well-being. She says that she will write to you before autumn evenlight. Yours respectfully, Faras…

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Author | Emmie Comments | Comments Off Date | July 17, 2017
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There Are Sharks in the Water, and You Smell of Blood (V)

You can catch up with this story by reading Part I, Part II, Part III, and Part IV. *** Dear Evermyn, We heard there were some postal delays due to the storms along the coast, so when you didn’t arrive for midsummer’s night, we attributed your absence to simply not receiving…

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Author | Emmie Comments | Comments Off Date | July 16, 2017
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