First contact with Achilles (Achilles’ exploits pt.3)

Although the previous night was probably the most eventful one in my life, I barely had any recollection of what happened after I was dragged inside the melee. Hazy memories of heavy drinking, brawling, and all sorts of shenanigans briefly ran through my aching head, but I couldn’t, for the life of me, connect any of them and recreate any proper comprehensive memory. The only thing I could … Continue reading First contact with Achilles (Achilles’ exploits pt.3)

On n’est pas sorti de l’auberge (Achilles’ exploits pt.2)

Writing 101, Days Seven and Eight: Give and Take (Draft) Day 7: Focus today’s post on the contrast between two things. The twist? Write the post in the form of a dialogue. Day 8: Go to a public location and make a detailed report of what you see. The twist of the day? Write the post without adverbs. I thought it would be interesting to mix … Continue reading On n’est pas sorti de l’auberge (Achilles’ exploits pt.2)

Achilles Harvent (Achilles’ exploits pt.1)

Today, you’ll write about the most interesting person you’ve met in 2014. In your twist, develop and shape your portrait further in a character study. –This is actually the description of a character called Achilles Harvent, whom I first imagined a few months ago, and used in small stories with a fantastic setting.   Even upon knowing Achilles for quite some time now, he still … Continue reading Achilles Harvent (Achilles’ exploits pt.1)