A tale of two communities

How does outlook on life influence the way a community lives together?

A community lived in a world where there were very few permanent structures.  They set up camp using tents that could be moved if need be.  They travelled around during the different seasons to ensure they were always near a reasonable source of food.  The families all lived together as one, sharing their food, time and skills.   Continue reading

Remorse

America, the 1920s, a period in history where opportunities seemed never ending, when everyone felt like they could make it, and money flowed freely.  Looking around at this society embracing excess, was a young man. He had come to the new world from Ireland and he was filled with confidence and excitement. He was here to make his fortune. Continue reading

A gift of life

There lived a woman, Sabrina, who was fortunate to have great wealth. Tragedy had struck shortly after she had married, and she now lived in a palace alone, but for her many servants. Her house stood out as an oasis of wealth, in an otherwise poor district where having food to eat each day felt like a luxury. Continue reading