Posts with the tag “dramatic-monologue”
Caspar (Rolf Olson)
by Aaron Achartz on December 19th, 2020
Balthasar and Melchior were bedded down already on the other side of the dimming campfire, and the camels had stopped their plaintive mumbling. All was quiet on that dark night. For two days we had been traveling slowly westward under cloudy skies becoming less sure of our course for each mile we covered. Already, our homes were five days’ journey behind us. The clouds had seemed to roll in every...
Elizabeth (Rolf Olson)
by Aaron Achartz on December 12th, 2020
Zechariah and I had been childless for so long that we had made our peace with it. For a priest of his importance, it was embarrassing for my husband, but he took it as God’s will for his life and, like I said, had made his peace. We had no hopes for a child, but one astounding day he came home, breathless and agitated. God’s messenger had visited him while he was serving at the temple, and afte...
A Shepherd (Rolf Olson)
by Aaron Achartz on December 5th, 2020
Old Caesar started growling into the darkness that cold December night. I keep that dog around because first, we get a little warning whenever some animal might be prowling around at night on the edges of the resting flock, and second, I liked being able to tell ‘Caesar’ to shift his lazy bones or to throw a few scraps at him from our meal at the fire. I am sick of the Romans and their proud parad...
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