Year One, Autumn: The du Bois Family

Previous Post / Next Post: Previous du Bois Post / Next du Bois Post: The River Ayre’s lumber mill wheel had been repaired, and it turned with the current. Logs came down river from the King’s Forest and workers guided them into the saw and turned them into timbers for the kingdom’s post-plague boom. Sir …

Year One, Autumn: The du Beaumont Family

Previous Post / Next Post Previous du Bois/du Beaumont Post / Next du Beaumont Post The Dowager Viscountess du Beaumont arrived just before sunset, on an early Autumn evening, to take charge of her villa. She was met by Lady Elizabeth Chevalier, who had overseen the preparations of the house and the gardens. Lady Chevalier …

Year One, Autumn: The Honeycutt Family

Previous Post / Next Post Previous Honeycutt / Next Honeycutt Since Charles’ birth, Anais’ health had started to falter. Despite her most earnest desire, she was no longer physically able to go to vespers daily, so she set up a little altar in her bedroom. From the window, she could see the Manor Keep Chapel, …

Year One, Autumn: The Berry Family

Previous Post / Next Post: Previous Berry / Next Berry: It was quiet at the new hut, which was beyond the ridge that the Henge sat upon, in the deep forest, outside the hamlet of Ayre. The Berry family had escaped the old hut just before the roof caved in during the sudden tempest. They …

Year One, Autumn: The Daralis Gothard Family

Previous Post / Next Post Previous Gothard Post / Next Gothard Post Hadley finished milking the nannies, as water heated on the hearth, for her bath. Today was her mother’s wedding day, and she had made up her mind to ask her lover, Brodie, to publicly admit his love for her by accompanying her, as …