Posts by Arthur Kinsman

0008 – Stem & Cap: Idyll, Part 2

Gigantic moths fluttered around the tiny lamp, casting enormous shadows on the half-height walls of the empty sty. It had...

0007 – Gareth: Captivity, Part 4

Gareth could barely contain his excitement as he counted the words of his story. Every instinct in him told him...

0006 – Boy: A Book That Answers Any Question When Opened, By Gareth

Once upon a time, there was a boy. That boy was lost, and separated from his sister. His ridiculous little...

0005 – Gareth: Captivity, Part 3

Gareth had been pacing for some time. The cottage was not very large, which had served to limit the scope...

0004 – Stem & Cap: Idyll, Part 1

The bright, still morning was drawing to a close. Noon was approaching, the sun overhead at its brightest and boldest....

0003 – Gareth: Captivity, Part 2

Gareth laid the quill to rest, the ink-soaked point draining itself into the blackening paper of the blotter. He exhaled...

0002 – Prisoner: Escape, by Gareth

In the darkness, a prisoner hangs. He has been hanging there for a very long time. He’s so used to...

0001 – Gareth: Captivity, Part 1

Gareth screamed. It had been eleven days so far. His fists pounded on the door. They were starting to hurt....

What is Sermomancy?

Sermomancy is a story told in 1001 parts, each comprised of 1001 words, published over 1001 days. It’s also an...