Monthly Archives: April 2012

Merlin the Archer: The One Hundred- Command of the Pharaoh


The One Hundred: Command of the Pharaoh I began training the infantry, taking care to defer to Kneph-Nebibi as much as possible. He glared at me as I went about my work, but I set upon making the ranks orderly … Continue reading

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Merlin the Archer: Shesut, daughter of the Gods


Shesut, Daughter of the Gods “Oh, good shot!” Ikaron shouted. My arrow had taken down the deer they called the gazelle from a hundred paces. Hotep, our Egyptian master, laughed and clapped his hands together. “Good, good, Achaeans!” His knowledge … Continue reading

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Merlin the Archer: The Land of the Pyramids


The Land of the Pyramids At first I didn’t know what I was looking at. Three perfect, pure-white mountains, each with a shining star at its top. The sun’s binding rays reflected off the stars and the light beamed in … Continue reading

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Merlin the Archer: To Kanaa with Abraham–Slaves of the Pharaoh


To Kanaa with Abraham..pursued by Akkadians..escape down the Jordan River…Jericho…Captured again…slaves of the Pharaoh Lahalit, riding with the troop of Ninlil-Upishtim, looked back over her shoulder as they reached the low pass over the ridge. Behind lay the cliff-bound desert … Continue reading

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Merlin the Archer: The Faith of Abraham and the Cold Desert


The Faith of Abraham Time had run out for us in the snow-bound village. The rest of the people forced their way to Abram’s overcrowded compound. They had wrapped their blankets around themselves and carried whatever they could in rag … Continue reading

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Merlin the Archer: The Prophet Abraham


Pelop and Lahalit flee north, Herakul goes to the Land of Perseus, Cold Mountains, The Prophet Abraham I looked at the priest. He was the one who had stood at the postern gate of Susa and asked me to spare … Continue reading

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Marlin the Archer: Escape from the wrath of Sargon


Pelop and Herakul, The wrath of Lipit-Sin, Lahalit and Pelop escape through the Garden of Eden, freedom in Elam I didn’t realize I had the big cut on my leg until I tried to get down into the street from … Continue reading

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