A Daughter Of Liberty

New Life In The Wilderness

October 19, 2018

Tags: Historical, Fiction, Valley Forge, Burning Of Washington, Philadelphia


JAMES EMMETT SHANNON was born on the Second Sunday after Epiphany. Attending at his birth were Ruth Conners and the spirit of Abigail Fahey.

As Diana grew closer to term, Ruth became more and more nervous. There was no midwife in the valley. Ruth was appalled that Diana mostly ignored her advice. (more…)