B for Bodies-#atozchallenge


“A Brilliant Conspiracy” Episode 2.

[Blurb & other Episodes]

Bodies can deliver essential forensic gems.

However, interpreting Jamila’s knowledge left many nervous. Other patients queued religiously, suffering torment.

Archibald’s usual victims were xanthocomic yeggs –  zappy.


Xanthocomic               yellow-haired

Yegg                           a burglar or safecracker.

Zappy                          lively; entertaining



Archibald’s ‘Horse of the Day’


Barbaro should have been my Banker


Jamila’s ‘Daily Poison’


Black Nightshade (Solanum nigrum);

Distribution: North America, Europe;

Toxic principle: solanine, a glycoalkaloid;

Symptoms: nausea, vomiting, abdominal pain, diarrhea, trembling, paralysis, coma, death


Word Links






The Challenge runs over 26 days – with Sundays off for good behaviour – and each day will be based on the alphabet, from A through to Z.

Read more about the Challenge I set myself in my Theme Reveal:

Blogging from A to Z Challenge Theme Reveal 2016

For more on the Blogging from A to Z Challenge and to visit the other brave bloggers, go to the official site and this linky list.



6 thoughts on “B for Bodies-#atozchallenge

  1. This is an incredibly inventive way of approaching the challenge. I’m saving these to go back and read all the links. You made me a bit sad with Barbaro, too. My third word was horse, and my own daughter was in the heat of her horse-passion that year – and we saw it happen. Tragic, and preventable.

    Boldly Going Through the Alphabet!
    Part-Time Minion for Holton’s Heroes
    shanjeniah’s Lovely Chaos


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