Third Blog of Christmas: Fire in the Snow

Fire in the Snow
by Keith R. Baker

The big man’s boot carefully kicked aside a remaining hunk of what appeared to be a roof rafter.  Burnt nearly to ash, it had almost no weight to it.  Still, it was best to be careful.  Any of the smoldering pile of debris that had been their family home could yet be white-hot.  He didn’t need a burnt foot; he had enough trouble already.

Rob Finn’s young family had few enough possessions before the fire.  Now, it seemed, they had none.  Farming their tiny acreage had barely provided enough food in the good times.  Along with everything else they’d lost, even their supply of necessary food stuffs were gone.  What would they do? Read more…

About Keith R. Baker 
Keith R. BakerIn addition to being an avid history and genealogy buff, Keith has been an avid outdoorsman his entire life. He has a variety of hats in the business world after completing two periods of duty with the US Navy.  His hobbies apart from reading and research include shooting, teaching others the basics of gun safety & handling. Until recently he took an active role in local and regional politics as a public speaker and campaign consultant.

Keith and his wife Leni have enjoyed living several places in the US, including Illinois, Wisconsin, Missouri and Montana.  They have two adult children, two adult foster children and nine grandchildren scattered around the country. www.keithrbaker.com

Links
Amazon Author Page: http://www.amazon.com/Keith-R.-Baker/e/B013N7ER3M/
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Twitter: https://twitter.com/KeithRBaker
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Miss one of the days? The previous blogs of Christmas include:
Dec. 13   Ellen Chauvet

Dec. 14   Sarah Lane

About RJ Crayton

RJ Crayton is a former journalist who now writes fiction. She's reported for the Kansas City Star and Wichita Eagle, as well as the smaller publications Education Technology News and Campus Crime. She has two published novels, Life First and Second Life and blogs for Indies Unlimited and the Institute for Ethics and Emerging Technologies. For exclusive content and first looks at her new work, sign up for the newsletter at http://rjcrayton.com/subscribe.
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