TDV 86: Dominance By Devouringness

March 19th, 2014 by Sharkchild

On an early afternoon as I sat on a bench in Stebly Park reading the book, The Itinerant Life of Triach, and as the glow of sunlight amplified the surroundings—the freshly manicured lawns, the crisp hedges, the brilliant daisy fields, and the flourishing oak trees—giving them a surreal accent, I struck up a conversation with a woman who by some oddity found it fitting to sit beside me. Her auburn hair and blue eyes only did more to catch the light and amplify the day’s luster. With her were her two children—an infant boy inside a carriage and a little girl in a pink dress of about four years of age. Both of them shared the same vibrant features of their mother. It was just such a day to make conversation with strangers and enjoy the qualities of a resplendent afternoon.

We spoke of her children and husband and of my eccentric endeavors—my specialization within the field of teleportation—including my feeble attempts at summarizing the book I held between my hands. Though our lives were noticeably polar, our conversation excelled through laughter, understanding, and positivity. Surprisingly, throughout our engagement, the children were cooperative and made few interruptions.

19 Responses to “TDV 86: Dominance By Devouringness”

  1. avatar Connor Says:

    I want to specialize in the field of teleportation! is there a college that offers that?

  2. avatar Mitchell Di Virgilio Says:

    The wandering feyth

  3. avatar Adam Says:

    Great work as always!

  4. avatar Tim Says:

    Yes! I’ve been hoping for a new episode. I got super happy when I saw the announcement email.

  5. avatar Brian Says:

    great work!

  6. avatar Alfredo Says:

    Love your books, can’t wait to read the second volume.

  7. avatar muffincoil Says:

    Finally! A new podcast!

  8. avatar Steven Says:

    Books! Love these give aways; always things worth reading! 😀

  9. avatar paul Says:

    I’m always glad to get your email updates…and it,s nice that you always do giveaways.

  10. avatar ralenth Says:

    Hooray for a new episode!

  11. avatar aaron Says:

    Another great episode!

  12. avatar Zeus Says:

    Nice work. Look forward to more.

  13. avatar Jrw Says:

    Always glad to see that you’ve put out more great work 🙂

  14. avatar Andy Says:

    Love your work. Really captures the sense of dread.

  15. avatar Robert Rhodes Says:

    Oh yeah another great episode.

  16. avatar ~Wiggles~ Says:

    saw the email

  17. avatar carlos chavez Says:

    like always very interesting and stories to share with my friends 🙂

  18. avatar noofus76 Says:

    Loving it!

  19. avatar Sharkchild Says:

    Thanks so much, everyone! I have winners for the giveaway (picked completely at random from! The winners of The Talisman books are Robert Rhodes (15) and Steven (8). The winners of The Dark Verse books (a choice of volumes one or two) are ~Wiggles~ (16) and Andy (14)!

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