Category: Literature

HBC Presents: It’s Our Destiny—Hadrian’s Eco-laws By Patricia Marie Budd - November 10, 2019

Thanks to a short, but intense comment thread with William E. Chappell III, coauthor of this novel, I was able to revise last week’s post! HBC Presents It’s Our Destiny—Hadrian’s Eco-laws Staring Founding Family Member Destiny Stuttgart Here in Hadrian, we respect nature. We work to recycle all that is recyclable and avoid waste to […]

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Hadrian’s Destiny – It’s Our Destiny—Hadrian’s Eco-laws By Patricia Marie Budd - October 27, 2019

  HBC Presents It’s Our Destiny—Hadrian’s Eco-laws Staring Founding Family Member Destiny Stuttgart Here in Hadrian we respect nature. We work to recycle all that is recyclable and avoid waste to the best of our ability. One aspect of human waste that became an extreme landfill problem in the twentieth and twenty-first centuries was the […]

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Hadrian’s Destiny: The Hunter Family Petition By Patricia Marie Budd - October 20, 2019

Before the inauguration of their new country, the Five founding family members attended a series of meetings held over five years. Each session put the CEO of one corporation or another bidding for rights to operate within Hadrian’s borders. More often, or not, this meant putting one or more of the founding five’s family members […]

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It’s Our Destiny By Patricia Marie Budd - October 13, 2019

Hadrian’s Broadcasting Corporation (HBC) Presents It’s Our Destiny Starring Founding Mother, Destiny Stuttgart Hello Hadrian. Welcome to It’s Our Destiny. Let’s get one thing straight. I did not come up with the name for this show. The good producers of our recently founded Hadrian’s Broadcasting Corporation wanted the title, insisted on it and refused any […]

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World Broadcasting Corporation Press Release By Patricia Marie Budd - October 6, 2019

World Broadcasting Corporation Press Release Destiny Stuttgart responds to parent’s brutal murder My son, Gordon Stuttgart, and I have suffered a devastating loss, the loss of a parent and a grandparent, but the world has lost even more. Gaylord-Lynne Stuttgart was an individual with a vision and the strength of mind to bring that dream […]

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World Broadcasting Corporation Breaking News! Hadrian’s Founder Assassinated By Patricia Marie Budd - September 29, 2019

With only weeks remaining to the foundational ceremony of the newly formed country of Hadrian, its foremost founder, Gaylynne Stuttgart was discovered dead in her hotel room in Geneva, Switzerland. Gaylynne Stuttgart, having arrived in Geneva three days before her murder, was here finalizing world banking connections with her new nation. The President of Switzerland, […]

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Prologue: Hadrian’s Declaration of Intent By Patricia Marie Budd - September 22, 2019

We the people of Hadrian, having witnessed numerous acts of violence committed against humanity, in particular, the LGBT community, in the name of culture; patriotism and faith do declare our intent to build a nation truly free for all humanity. No one culture, no one race, no one gender identity, no one sexual identity shall […]

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Hadrian’s Destiny: Gaylord-Lynne By Patricia Marie Budd - September 15, 2019

Gaylord-Lynne Before Gaylord-Lynne was born their name was supposed to be Gaylynne. Immediately following their birth, the doctor was a little hesitant to identify the baby as a boy. You see, a micro penis and one testicle unseen in any of the was clearly evident upon birth. Dr. Komomata took a significant amount of time […]

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death and resurrection By Patricia Marie Budd - September 2, 2019

death and resurrection’s connection violent, perfidious exploitation loving censured-my heart’s avenger crying love justice empathy together like a drunken woman ravaged by sex a cluster of men surrounding her flex ripping, digging deep inside tender flesh disseminating feminine essence death becomes her as the soldier’s chore slaughtered in the battle of life’s war Commander lucre-xenophobic […]

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Hadrian’s Destiny – A first draft – note to readers (UPDATED) By Patricia Marie Budd -

I will be posting excerpts from my upcoming novel, Hadrian’s Destiny. As I do not write in chronological order, these postings will not follow the exact order they will once I have completed the book. I hope my blog readers will understand that this is raw writing and the errors one might encounter during this […]

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