The Crossing by Kathleen Logsdon
Approx. 4,020 words.
Published on March 8, 2012.
Honora is a spirited and spiritual young woman who is cruelly stolen from her convent school in 18th century Ireland only to be brought on a horrendous shipboard voyage to colonial America. Once here, her greatest terror gives way to understanding and gratitude towards the man that saves her from a terrifying fate.