The Crossroads of the Aether
I found this article and some of the things described keenly illustrate just how much the quality of life has generally improved in this country.Tips for keeping your tenement tidy (in 1911)…Continue
Within any age there exists the potential for diaphanous and joy begotten glories of wonders as well as Stygian nightmares of unutterable agonies an terrors.Within the realm of Steampunk I find…Continue
This is going to sound a bit odd. I do not like for my steampunk clothes and gear looking so new and...inexperienced, shall we say.I am looking for wear, scuff, stain. dust, scorch, and sun fading. I…Continue
.. I am back in action.I had a change of employment venues and this new one has been MOST demanding.I am proud to say that I am now the director of a Non-Profit Organization wherein the main thrust…Continue
Rt Rev.Hammer, Archimandrite has not received any gifts yet
My Dear Friends and Fellow Citizens of the Empire,
I have to relate a unique and somewhat unsettling result with my parambulation in public this weekend. I was sporting about a local artsy venue in American Steampunk style when a precious little girl simply froze in place in front of me.
I love children and their open sense of innocence and wonder. I smiled at her and she remained staring at me.
Realizing that in this world that my appearance might be a bit of a shock to…Continue
Where is our wonderful? Where is our miracle? I keep waiting on the incredible moment, that elusive and fleeting definition of our generation like generations before us.
I heard my great grandmother describe to me with awe when she saw her first airplane and moving picture show. She told me of how her father was amazed when he saw and took…Continue
*(From over the hill comes the beating clank and hiss of Rev.Hammers Immense Steam Driven Portable Cathedral and Patent Medicine Side Show. The air brakes apply with a grunt and it shudders to a stop. From somewhere in the back of the machine a pipe organ suddenly blares to life as the 2 story tall oak front doors creak open. A heavy velvet curtain is revealed. There comes a burst of acrid smoke…Continue