Jeptha Journals -An Ongoing Tale Chapter 181

I Am Beast! I eat the flesh of PREDATOR. I hurt. The stab wound pains me so. I killed the bad creatures.

I don’t care that I hurt. Ruetoohto people cared for me. I am on my way. Mountains bring battle and pain, but I stronger for it. I dreamed Shepherd’s Crook Man gave me face back and less hair. I said in dream, I like me. Why change. I asked Shepherd Crook Man to change my inside. He smiled in my dream and said ok. I like the Shepherd Crook man dream. 

I am always thirsty. Wound makes me that way. Mean monster stabbed me with spear and insides hurt. 

I go to La Longi and tell them I forgive. I think it is right that I do. Brother does not need to tell me that. Shepherd Crook Man Tells me to in my dream. I go and do it. People need me to forgive them. I need to be forgived too. I am scary Beast. I am fearsome. 

It is Night! I run, but I am happy Beast. 

Author: The Storyteller

Benjamin Thiel is a husband, father, correctional professional and author of The Ongoing Tale at Brothers Campfire. His favorite quote is "Don't count the lions. It will make you afraid and slow you down."

82 thoughts on “Jeptha Journals -An Ongoing Tale Chapter 181”

    1. Jeptha Berengar is a little off putting. He was bitten by a creature as a child and hasn’t bee quite right since. It seems his heart is in the right place most of the time.

    1. Jeptha Berengar is not a very socially acceptable individual to be sure. I think his heart is in the right place, however. We will have to see how the story progresses. Thank you for the feedback, Petra. Did you know that if you speak to one of the characters in the story, there is a chance they will respond?

          1. I am not trying to embarrass. Sir is appropriate, sire is what you call royalty. I call you sir as a sign of mutual respect, not from an elevated position. I bet it is the difference in how we use the English language. 🤠🔥

          1. I cannot speak for others. I define it as someone who does not acknowledge God in thier thoughts and actions. I may think of someone who embraces and encourages immoral behavior as a heathen.
            This is my way of deciding;
            If someone is not offended by it and in fact embraces the word, they probably are a heathen.

            I have come to know many Hindu that devoutly embrace God with the knowledge that they have of him. I say this from my perspective without the desire to offend.

          2. I don’t think any Hindu embraces being called a heathen.

            The hindu equivalent of the word heathen would then be naastik. Meaning faithless.

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