FICTION

The Heartbreak of the Storm Hag

Principles and choices have consequences

A huge wave crashes against a harbour wall with a small lighthouse
Photo by Marcus Woodbridge on Unsplash

Spring came in gentle waves lapping through the cracked ice. Lake Erie awakened, stretching against its wintry confines. Thaw arrived on warm breezes that wove their songs around the trees and through the grass. The same breezes that carried the musty, fertile smell of damp earth primed again for life…