Step in from the chilly, in the course of the saloon door of the strangest bar in creation.
Esqwith’s Passing position, the place everybody has a narrative to tell..
Hannibal Smyth Esquire, officially of ‘She whom is seldom amused’ Royal Air army, rogue, thief, scoundrel, unwilling agent of The Ministry, and now and again hero, yet provided that he cannot have the opportunity to prevent it, drops into the Passing position with a narrative on his lips.
Richard the resident Piano participant in Esqwiths inconceivable bar, listens on and wonders, simply how did Hannibal get that scar?
But basically as the cat informed him to ask…
So What follows is a story of avarice, of odd issues within the mountain temples of Nepal, airships, clockwork queens, Russian pirates, Fung-Fu priests, the sexual politics of beef scratchings, of excessive event and occasional doings.
’A Scar of Avarice’ is a move over novella, set in either the steampunk current of Hannibal Smyth, and the universe of Passing position: situation Relative.
Praise of Passing Place
"...swimming in a wealthy sea of worlds..."
"...keep's you drawn into the internet of the story..."
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