Published in


Rituals Are Best Left to Experts

Part 2: From the Secret Diary of Anaïs Nin

Photo by Philippe Mignot on Unsplash

Missed Part One?

November 15, 1944

“I am Bel Marduk. My word is the truth,” boomed the darkness moving Frank’s body like a marionette through the rubble-strewn shop.

I couldn’t see him, hunched as I was behind a bookshelf that had fallen. It leaned…




Your best and bravest stories, mined from your imagination

Recommended from Medium

“To the Beat of Their Own Drum”: Chapter Seventeen

“Don’t Tell Me Twice”: Chapter Twenty-One

NaNoWriMo Day 12: 9,000 of 50,000

The Sky’s Gonna Say My Name

The mirror of infinite worlds

Get the Medium app

A button that says 'Download on the App Store', and if clicked it will lead you to the iOS App store
A button that says 'Get it on, Google Play', and if clicked it will lead you to the Google Play store
Danielle Loewen

Danielle Loewen

she/her | reader | queer feminist | recovering academic | body lover | gamer | poet & fabulist

More from Medium

Are The Good Old Days Gone?

Salvaging Our Fragile Lives Under a Snow-Scoured Earth

Day Tripping: January 26

Josie Refused to Eat Carrots