If you haven't read part one, click here. Carton felt a growing unease as he hurried back to his house. By signing that paper, he had made things worse for the commoners of France. The shadows grew as did his anxiety. By the time he reached the little church that was a half mile from ... Read More about Hope, an Original Short Story, Part 2
The synopsis: Thomas Fawkes is turning to stone, and the only way to cure the Stone Plague is to join his fathers plot to assassinate the king of England. Silent wars leave the most carnage. The wars that are never declared but are carried out in dark alleys with masks and hidden knives. Wars where ... Read More about Fawkes Review!
For writing class I had to choose a character from The Four Philosophers by Peter Paul Rubens, give him a personality and write several paragraphs showing it. My, er, four paragraphs turned into a short story....... I figured I would post the story on my blog one part at a time. It will be ... Read More about Hope, An Original Short Story
We decided that on Saturday morning instead of leaving early like we had intended, we would stay that day and book a hotel in Roanoke, Virginia instead of driving as far as we could. We really did not want to leave! It has been so much fun exploring the places where America set its roots. We got ... Read More about Hartian Family Vacation To Williamsburg!!! (And, Um, Some Other Places.) – Saturday and Sunday.
We decided to visit the American Revolution Museum at Yorktown today. (Yorktown is where the deciding battle of the Revolution happened. It was really interesting. They have a reenactment army camp and plantation outside that was fun to walk around. Also, we were able to have one of Mom's friends ... Read More about Hartian Vacation To Williamsburg! (And, Uh, Some Other Places.) – Friday.