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Poseidon’s Fury (aka Dorian)

“My Lord, your fury.” His eyes remain downcast but I hear him. Even as I raise my trident and roar with a wrath the world has not heard for aeons, his voice teases my ear again. […]

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The Trireme

Behind me, all around me, I hear my underwater family whispering, too. I also hear the Pearl. How long did Ted have this is his keeping? How long since my Oceanid went missing? […]

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The Indoor Sea

I smile and nod, sending out affection. They deserve it. Unlike you human creatures, my ocean folk are not fickle. Then again, they are far simpler creatures. […]

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Pearls Before You, Part IV

The only time a mortal Sees a god is when the god allows it – or another god steps in. There is only one god who would dare, and only one reason he could have for doing so. […]

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Pearls Before You Part III

I know this feeling; I felt it at Troy, at Attica, at the death of my son, Polyphemus. Pure, unreasoning rage. A godly anger; a titanic fury and I break the bottle, imagining Ted’s neck beneath my fist. […]