Found 2 stories and posts tagged 'Jacobean Britain'.
Published Oct 4, 2018 · 9,334 words (34 minutes) · 46 views
The river Thames collects the rubbish and sewage of London's residents. Mudlarks are poor children who survive by scavenging for that rubbish in the mud at the river's edge. They work in crews, each with its own territory, each with its own leader.
Published Jul 31, 2018 · 5,214 words (19 minutes) · 2 likes · 270 views
Only a few fading splotches of paint remained on the rotting townhouse's front door, but whenever Lidea Stockwell saw them, she couldn't help remembering how the door had looked the day she and her family were sealed inside to live or die as God willed.