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Benjitales Chapter 7: Judges

The Process required a new monarch on the throne in the Tall Tower at the middle of the city. Each time a monarch was selected a slightly different method had been employed- one year residents had to draw pieces of … Continue reading

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Benjitales Chapter 6: Joshua

Joshua dies. I tell this particular part of the story to illustrate that justice in the city is as swift as it can be brutal. How do you break out of a well guarded city when there’s an angel at … Continue reading

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Benjitales Chapter 5: Deuteronomy

Deuteronomy is old, some children joke that Deuteronomy is as old as some of the older parts of the city. Deuteronomy hasn’t spoken in years. Some say this is due to a vow of silence. Some of the crueler children … Continue reading

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Benji Tales Post 4: Numbers

(This is the chapter that was meant to be published in April. I’m a little behind.) Numbers.

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Chapter Three: Leviticus

Extract from A Visitors Guide to The City. This short guide is provided for all visitors to the city. It contains practical advice and information to make your stay within the walls of the city enjoyable and to ensure that … Continue reading

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Chapter Two – Exodus

The guards at the gate grunted as they slid the wooden bar into and locked it into place. To the nearest urchin one said: “Boy, take this key to the tower and give it to one of the servants there. … Continue reading

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Chapter One- Genesis

Epigraph: Hear the trumpets, hear the pipers One hundred million angels singing Multitudes are marching to the big kettledrum Voices calling, voices crying Some are born and some are dying It’s Alpha and Omega’s kingdom come- When The Man Comes … Continue reading

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Benjitales- an explanation

I’m starting a new ongoing series of blog posts this month. Benjitales. On Christmas Day evening I noticed that one of the people I follow on twitter was scouting about for a challenge for 2012. I also noticed that @nicktheowl … Continue reading

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