Echo: A Diary Entry # 6: Bleeding into Dreams

I am in incredible pain at the moment.. and have been since last night. I haven’t done anything strange, not that I know of.. in fact it was a rather normal week of work and friendships; split by the occasional odd dream of another time and place. But no heavy lifting, no packing, or horses […]

Echo Diary #5 (Bleeding Into Each Other, Dave R. & Mercury Rose)

(Please read the previous Diaries prior to reading this excerpt, especially #3 for context) Dave’s Strange Dream, Trinidad, Colorado 1878 I had the strangest dream last night. I had come into town for some grub and a little fun. I had been hanging out in the hills covering the railway men with fire power, but […]

Buried: Echo Diary #4 (Dave R. & Mercury Rose)

September 1880, Lincoln County New Mexico: I had left the bigger towns of the Northern territory and had made it to the deep crystalline white sands of the desert. I was heading to a place I knew I could ease up for a few days, take stock of the situation and decide what the plan […]

Ricochet: Echo Diary #3: (Mercury Rose & Dave R.)

Ricochet Echo: Diary Entry #3 (Mercury Rose & Dave R.) June 1979: High Sierra Mountains, California I loved going to the mountains each year. Getting away from the big city and into the deep pine forests and climbing to high mountain lakes for a few months during the summers; it was my way of rewinding […]


When I was in grade school I became very devout to God. Something deep within me felt a comfort in knowing and being under his care, worshipping and praying to him. I felt justified in these feelings and felt as if I was forever safe within this religion. My parents let me choose my own […]

Bright Lights: Echo Diary Entry #1 (Mercury Rose & Anna)

Mercury Rose, April 1973: Downtown  Los Angeles, California This will be my side of the story, so I thought I should start at the beginning. This is an epic tale and I don’t want to confuse anyone. My name is Mercury Rose, but everyone just calls me MR or Rose for short. My parents tended […]

Self Identity (A Pre-lude Essay to ECHO)

(Conceived & Written February 18th-25th.. part of the meditation during a flu virus battle) Who are we? How do we define ourselves? Are we an amalgamation of who our parents are, who our family is, if we had siblings or not, what our genetic traits are, what our knowledge is, our lifetime experiences, who we […]