Jamie Stott

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Temple of Apollo at Delphi, Greece

The Priestess of Delphi

March 29, 2013 | Prehistoric, Structure | by Jamie Stott

The low rumble of thunder echoed throughout the Phocis valley. Heavy gray clouds painted the sky, and the air was smelled of rain. A soft wind came down through the trees and sent a wash of chills up her arm. Eirene stood on the edge of the massive stone portico, arms hugged around her middle. […]

Diary of Emily Collins

March 22, 2013 | Artifact, Historic | by Jamie Stott

April 1906-  My dear husband, Mr. Edward Collins, has successfully gained employment with the Copper Canyon Mining Company. His managerial skills have earned him a successful position as Mill Foreman, and I can only hope that he achieves the recognition and praise he so deserves. As the mill is new, my husband will be spending […]

The Remote Granary

March 15, 2013 | Prehistoric, Structure | by Jamie Stott

This climb was going to kill me. With every step my thighs burned and my muscles screamed out in pain. My back was drenched in sweat beneath the weight of my pack, and I could feel the red heat rising up in my cheeks. But I kept hiking. Had it just been me on this […]

The First Hunt

March 8, 2013 | Artifact, Prehistoric | by Jamie Stott

A twig snapped, the sound loudly echoing across the dry landscape. Balu cursed himself for being so careless, quickly looking up to see if the noise had disturbed his prey. About 50 meters north beneath an Acacia tree, was a kangaroo. It hadn’t bolted from the noise, but its ears were stiff and alert, and […]

I’ve Been Here Before

February 28, 2013 | Historic, Prehistoric | by Jamie Stott

May was touring colleges with her mother. She wasn’t entirely sure that she even wanted to go to college, but her mother was dead set on her going. Something about her being the first person in their family to go… Whenever her mother went on that rant, May politely tuned her out. She’d find something […]

The Six Ancestors

February 22, 2013 | Prehistoric | by Jamie Stott

Namu had been wandering through the canyon for days. He was searching for a sign. Something to guide him and their people. They had been wandering for as long as he could remember. He was sent ahead of the main party as a scout to find areas good for camping, or hunting. But he was […]