The Battle of Lexington (Short Story) Chapter 2

It seemed to Ben he had just closed his eyes when Robert was shaking him awake. “Come on, most of the militia are in the commons. John wants us to form up there.” The commons was a large open field on the edge of town where the citizens of Lexington could meet together for festivals … Continue reading

The Battle of Lexington (Short Story) Chapter 1

“Ben…BEN…BEN!!!” Robert Monroe ran down the dirt road towards the farms’ small cottage hollering as loud as he could. Benjamin Parker was a twenty-three year old full grown man strong in the chest and arms that only working a plow and dealing with mules could build, not to mention all the other hard labor born … Continue reading

The Battle of Lexington (Short Story) Prolog

Prolog: The Old Man “Ms. Sanders, so good to see you again.”  “Officer Bradley, I see you brought another wayward child to the hospital. Does he also need to log some community service?” Nurse Elaine Sanders worked at a retirement home in the small town of Pocatello, Idaho. The home served as a drop off … Continue reading