This is the first photograph that I ever saw of my grandfather, Ralph James. A post about family, intrinsic ties, and the limitations of knowing our relatives only through documents. #52ancestors
What magic does the amulet summon?
you never know who you'll meet in the woods
"You get on now, miss. I know how your kind work. I feed you and the next thing I know twenty of your kin come to my door a-begging."
A noir short story for the new year.
A kyrielle about treacherous exes for YeahWrite
Another John Kelly to inspect...
Candidate #3 on my list of potential 3rd great-grandfathers is Nathaniel Kelly, son of John Kelly and his first wife, Elizabeth Loar or Lohr. Nathaniel Kelly was born January 13, 1806, in Greenbrier County, Virginia (now West Virginia). He married Margaret Smith in Logan County, Ohio, on June 30, 1831, at the age of 25. …
This is what anxiety feels like. To quote my friend @TheSarahFader
in which I research candidate #2 for my 4th great-grandfather