CE&C Renovation Experiment: Seven – Dung Beetle Stalking Prey: Chapter 1: I

[First post in this novel: Dedication] [Previous post in this novel: Prologue (2)] CHAPTER 1 Cairo, Egypt, Present Time Clorice Didactic-Descry, assistant professor of Middle Eastern Archaeology, at the University in Toronto, and Canadian Security Intelligence Service (CSIS) agent-on-contract, was… Continue Reading

CE&C Renovation Experiment: Five – Capsule Wardrobe I

“One of the striking differences between a well dressed American woman and a well dressed Parisienne is the size of their wardrobes. The Americans would probably be astonished by the very limited number of garments hanging in the Frenchwoman’s closet,… Continue Reading

CE&C Renovation Experiment: Four – Chocolate II

“You don’t develop courage by being happy in your relationships every day. You develop it by surviving difficult times and challenging adversity.” Epicurus Like most relationships, my relationship with chocolate is complex. It is a legacy of fifty years of… Continue Reading