No Solicitation! No Reapers! declares the sign to Ammit’s Emporium in large,
exaggerated gothic lettering. Below it, in meticulous hand writing, it says No
Rat Reapers, Either!! The door tinkles when opened, a tiny death knell
for the ethereal produce inside. [...]Read more...
cameras snapped with vivid anticipation and in the luminous glare of
flash bulbs and hoisted smart phones, the world seemed to bathe the
god-man in a purifying light, half obscuring him in celebrity and half
forgetting him in legend. As he took to the podium, billions took to the
TV. [...]Read more...