The Fire

That Which Wills Thee [Chapter 9] Despite being able to warm himself, William remained pale and weak as the others worked about him. James stayed by his side, resting on the arm of the chair and nestling against his father’s side. Lewis unleashed the ox from their stable and used it to bring the O’Malley’sContinue reading “The Fire”

The Winter

That Which Wills Thee [Chapter 8] Snow began to descend not long after the trees had lost their final remaining leaves. “Momma, what’s that outside!” James exclaimed, looking out the window after the night of the first storm. Manchester saw snow during those times of the year as well, but it often melted in theContinue reading “The Winter”