Of angels and superheroes and gods, leaving destruction between the stars. They met day-drinking.
It was late morning when they began, the first customers in a small-town corner joint that still smelled of the night before. They were at opposite ends of the bar and what with one thing or another they struck up a conversation. Once at my birth, once when we fled master and overseer through rows of struggling tobacco beneath a sky choked with stars, and the other seven paid out over all our years before the masts of ten different ships.
The oldest two I must take at his word, as I have no memory of either. The sunshine brings him to his knees. Every day he thinks, I am here, I am here, in this house that we raised above ourselves, with this woman who chose me. The girls are safe. The creatures are fed. The windowsill is pearled with dew.
The spiders are friendly.
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None of this has had an impact on what I write, I have always just written the stories that I wanted to read. But I do feel a bit at sea when it comes to the marketing piece of the puzzle.
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Over one of our typically eclectic lab coffee hours, a colleague told me about the trick to encourage a ewe to bond with a different lamb after her own lamb died.
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It was a gorgeous little factoid and went straight into my steadily expanding list of story ideas. Thankfully, most aspects of this story came from my imagination rather than personal experience.
Shamefully little! I probably should have researched more about farms and farming, but I tend not to worry about that those details too much. On the other hand, I did research the tanning of leather for probably too long, trying to make sure the relative timings worked out.