by Charles Williams. Originally Published in 1914. An evil magus, Simon, plans to rule the world with black magic, but the dead have other plans! CHAPTER 1: THE NEW LIFE CHAPTER 2: THE BEETLES CHAPTER 3: CLERK SIMON CHAPTER 4: THE DREAM CHAPTER 5: THE HALL BY HOLBORN CHAPTER 6: THE WISE WATER CHAPTER 7: THE MAGICAL SACRIFICE CHAPTER 8: THE MAGICAL CREATION CHAPTER 9: TELEPHONE CONVERSATIONS CHAPTER 10: THE ACTS OF THE CITY CHAPTER 1 THE NEW LIFE She was standing on Westminster Bridge. It was twilight, but the City was no longer dark. The street lamps along the Embankment were still dimmed, Continue reading