Since I'm also working on Kindred (Book 2) tonight, here is an excerpt from it. As I said, Kindred focuses more on the story of Dorothy's cousin, Cletus, though we do revisit characters from Descent as well.
Other excerpts of early drafts from future books in the series can also be found here.
WORKING SYNOPSIS FOR KINDRED (THE BIRTHRITE SERIES, #2)
In 1935, a couple years following a tragic death in his family, 20-year-old Cletus Blake comes across the camp belonging to a Romani family passing through. It is there he meets seventeen-year-old Alisa, and begins a chain reaction that will reunite two families who once held a great, if unconventional, friendship...along with a whole lot more...
EXCERPT FROM KINDRED (THE BIRTHRITE SERIES, #2)
Summer of 1935