Good King Vincent - Part six

The following morning, the hallway guards observed the king leave the queens quarters and re enter his own, when Vincent looked at their faces, they faced eyes front and stood to attention... “As you were gentleman” he smiled and entered his room. ...

Good King Vincent - Part 5

Vincent only slept for an hour or two at the most and woke up somewhat dazed. Lack of sleep and a few strong ales would have that effect. He called out to the guard outside his door and informed him that he would return to the court later in the day,...

Good King Vincent - Part three and Four

Part three The next morning Vincent sat on his throne and waved his young squire to approach the throne. The squire was fearful as he had never been called forth before and was fearful that he would be repremanded for something that he did....His...

The mind works in mysterious ways

"The mind works in mysterious ways" - Well thats nothing new, the mind does some weird and chaotic things when faced with a crisis. In an extreme situation here are some of the reactions in some people...and you would be surprised who would actually...

“ For the good of mankind”

How many times have we heard that statement throughout history “For the good of mankind”?   How any lives have been ended sacrificing the few to save the many?   Is one life lesser than anothers?   Who granted one culture / nation...

“ Don’t go near the rapids !!”

I had just finished doing two years of study at TAFE and decided that I would go away for a week on a camping retreat up at River Wood Downs. My best mate decided to join me for the first two days, then leave me to it.   Well, the first night it...