barefoot_bard: (Default)
Title: Truths and Roses
Rating: K (Suitable for ages 13 and above)
Disclaimers: With the exception of Thomas Mostyn and Gerald Fitzgerald, all names given in this story are fictional and any relation to actual persons, living or dead, is purely incidental.
Story summary: After Waterloo, a wounded British officer writes a letter he could never have imagined it to be in him to write. Brussels, June, 1815.
Author's Note: Any factual errors that occur within are my own. Thoreau wrote that "truths and roses have thorns about them" and in cases that involve human pride, this is an accurate observation.

The story )
barefoot_bard: (Marine)
Title: We'll Drink Unto Thee
Rating: K+ (Suitable for ages 13 and above)
Disclaimers: With the exception of Dan Littlefield, who is my own creation, all names given in the story belong to men who served aboard HMS Fisgard.
Summary: A ship's company celebrates Christmas. The West Indies, December 1805.
Author's Note: I have taken some liberties with names and facts, but intend no disrespect in so doing.

The story )

 
barefoot_bard: (Marine)
Title: The Game Of Petty Spirits
Rating: M (Suitable for ages 16 and above)
Disclaimers: David Lakey is the creation of [personal profile] sharpiefan. Tom Carter, Billy Ivey, Dan Tisdale, and Nancy Owens are mine. Most characters who appear are actual historical figures. All other characters belong their respective creators. Neither The Incredible Journey of Mary Bryant nor Banished are mine. No profit is being made from this story.
Story summary: The line between good and bad is often blurred, but two Marines with the First Fleet learn just how easily that blurring happens. Australia, 1788.
Author's Note: There are going to be historical and canon goofs in this. Most of them are probably intentional. I apologise for those that aren't.

Part Nine )
barefoot_bard: (Marine)
Title: The Game Of Petty Spirits
Rating: M (Suitable for ages 16 and above)
Disclaimers: David Lakey is the creation of [personal profile] sharpiefan. Tom Carter, Billy Ivey, Dan Tisdale, and Nancy Owens are mine. Most characters who appear are actual historical figures. All other characters belong their respective creators. Neither The Incredible Journey of Mary Bryant nor Banished are mine. No profit is being made from this story.
Story summary: The line between good and bad is often blurred, but two Marines with the First Fleet learn just how easily that blurring happens. Australia, 1788.
Author's Note: There are going to be historical and canon goofs in this. Most of them are probably intentional. I apologise for those that aren't.

Part Eight )
barefoot_bard: (Marine)
Title: The Game Of Petty Spirits
Rating: M (Suitable for ages 16 and above)
Disclaimers: David Lakey is the creation of [personal profile] sharpiefan. Tom Carter, Billy Ivey, Dan Tisdale, and Nancy Owens are mine. Most characters who appear are actual historical figures. All other characters belong their respective creators. Neither The Incredible Journey of Mary Bryant nor Banished are mine. No profit is being made from this story.
Story summary: The line between good and bad is often blurred, but two Marines with the First Fleet learn just how easily that blurring happens. Australia, 1788.
Author's Note: There are going to be historical and canon goofs in this. Most of them are probably intentional. I apologise for those that aren't.

Part Seven )
barefoot_bard: (Marine)
Title: The Game Of Petty Spirits
Rating: M (Suitable for ages 16 and above)
Disclaimers: David Lakey is the creation of [personal profile] sharpiefan. Tom Carter, Billy Ivey, Dan Tisdale, and Nancy Owens are mine. Most characters who appear are actual historical figures. All other characters belong their respective creators. Neither The Incredible Journey of Mary Bryant nor Banished are mine. No profit is being made from this story.
Story summary: The line between good and bad is often blurred, but two Marines with the First Fleet learn just how easily that blurring happens. Australia, 1788.
Author's Note: There are going to be historical and canon goofs in this. Most of them are probably intentional. I apologise for those that aren't.

Part Six )
barefoot_bard: (Marine)
Title: The Game Of Petty Spirits
Rating: M (Suitable for ages 16 and above)
Disclaimers: David Lakey is the creation of [personal profile] sharpiefan. Tom Carter, Billy Ivey, Dan Tisdale, and Nancy Owens are mine. Most characters who appear are actual historical figures. All other characters belong their respective creators. Neither The Incredible Journey of Mary Bryant nor Banished are mine. No profit is being made from this story.
Story summary: The line between good and bad is often blurred, but two Marines with the First Fleet learn just how easily that blurring happens. Australia, 1788.
Author's Note: There are going to be historical and canon goofs in this. Most of them are probably intentional. I apologise for those that aren't.

Part Five )
barefoot_bard: (Marine)
Title: The Game Of Petty Spirits
Rating: M (Suitable for ages 16 and above)
Disclaimers: David Lakey is the creation of [personal profile] sharpiefan. Tom Carter, Billy Ivey, Dan Tisdale, and Nancy Owens are mine. Most characters who appear are actual historical figures. All other characters belong their respective creators. Neither The Incredible Journey of Mary Bryant nor Banished are mine. No profit is being made from this story.
Story summary: The line between good and bad is often blurred, but two Marines with the First Fleet learn just how easily that blurring happens. Australia, 1788.
Author's Note: There are going to be historical and canon goofs in this. Most of them are probably intentional. I apologise for those that aren't.

Part Four )
barefoot_bard: (Marine)
Title: The Game Of Petty Spirits
Rating: M (Suitable for ages 16 and above)
Disclaimers: David Lakey is the creation of [personal profile] sharpiefan. Tom Carter, Billy Ivey, Dan Tisdale, and Nancy Owens are mine. Most characters who appear are actual historical figures. All other characters belong their respective creators. Neither The Incredible Journey of Mary Bryant nor Banished are mine. No profit is being made from this story.
Story summary: The line between good and bad is often blurred, but two Marines with the First Fleet learn just how easily that blurring happens. Australia, 1788.
Author's Note: There are going to be historical and canon goofs in this. Most of them are probably intentional. I apologise for those that aren't.

Part Three )
barefoot_bard: (Marine)
Title: The Game Of Petty Spirits
Rating: M (Suitable for ages 16 and above)
Disclaimers: David Lakey is the creation of [personal profile] sharpiefan. Tom Carter, Billy Ivey, Dan Tisdale, and Nancy Owens are mine. Most characters who appear are actual historical figures. All other characters belong their respective creators. Neither The Incredible Journey of Mary Bryant nor Banished are mine. No profit is being made from this story.
Story summary: The line between good and bad is often blurred, but two Marines with the First Fleet learn just how easily that blurring happens. Australia, 1788.
Author's Note: There are going to be historical and canon goofs in this. Most of them are probably intentional. I apologise for those that aren't.

Part Two )
barefoot_bard: (Marine)
Title: The Game Of Petty Spirits
Rating: M (Suitable for ages 16 and above)
Disclaimers: David Lakey is the creation of [personal profile] sharpiefan. Tom Carter, Billy Ivey, Dan Tisdale, and Nancy Owens are mine. Most characters who appear are actual historical figures. All other characters belong their respective creators. Neither The Incredible Journey of Mary Bryant nor Banished are mine. No profit is being made from this story.
Story summary: The line between good and bad is often blurred, but two Marines with the First Fleet learn just how easily that blurring happens. Australia, 1788.
Author's Note: There are going to be historical and canon goofs in this. Most of them are probably intentional. I apologise for those that aren't.

Part One )
barefoot_bard: (Marine)
Title: North Sea Christmas
Rating: K+ (Suitable for ages 13 and above)
Disclaimers: With the exception of George and Nicholas Dowrick, who are my own creations, all names given in the story belong to men who served aboard Adamant - and later fought at Camperdown.
Story summary: A Marine gets an unexpected surprise for Christmas. HMS Adamant, December, 1796.
Author's Note: I have taken some liberties with names and facts, but intend no disrespect in so doing.

The story )
barefoot_bard: (Default)
Title: Swiftness and Courage
Rating: K+ (Suitable for ages 13 and above)
Disclaimers: With the exception of Jack Deering, who is my own creation, all names given in the story belong to men who were part of this action.
Story summary: A seaman takes part in the cutting out of La Chevrette. A prompt fill from this challenge, using this painting.
Author's Note: I have taken some liberties with names and facts, but intend no disrespect in so doing.

The story )
barefoot_bard: (Default)
Title: Scarlet and White
Rating: K (Suitable for all ages)
Disclaimers: None.
Original pen-date: 23 December 2009
Summary: Soldiers of the Twenty-third Regiment of Foot celebrate Christmas. Boston, 1774.
Author's Note: A Christmas one-shot brought to you by Snow.

The story )
barefoot_bard: (Default)
Title: The Swamp Fox
Rating: K (Suitable for all ages)
Disclaimers: None
Original pen-date: 26 November 2008
Summary: Colonel Francis Marion takes his men on a raid. August 1780.
Author's Note: There are probably some historical goofs in here, but I don't have many relevant books here with me. Any discrepancies or inaccuracies are due to my relying almost exclusively on Internet sources.

The story )
barefoot_bard: (Marine)
Title: One Afternoon In June
Rating:K+ (Suitable for ages 13 and above)
Disclaimers: None.
Original pen-date: 11 November 2008
Summary: The Marines fight at the battle of Bunker's Hill.
Author's Note: There are probably some historical goofs in here, but I don't have the relevant books here with me. Any discrepancies or inaccuracies are due to my relying almost exclusively on Internet sources.

The story )

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