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Pinterest Spotlight

You aren’t on Pinterest? OMG! You are missing all the fun! I confess to being addicted — just a bit — and suspect most of you are too. I currently have 51 boards on topics ranging from historical to fashion

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May I Take Your Order?

The concept of dining away from home is now so engrained and advanced that we drive up to tiny windows for our food. For many a night of “fine dining” is hitting the Cracker Barrel or Applebees! Luxury dining to the

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Literary Pets Redux

Time for some more Literary Pets! The previous post – FOUND HERE – shared four animal pictures with humorous taglines. This time I thought it would be fun to post cute dog and cat literary poses without taglines so that you,

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Darcy Saga Characters

Another new addition to my Novel and Movie Image Gallery: the Darcy Saga Characters. Once again turning to Google and especially Pinterest for the wealth of copyright-free portrait paintings of people from the past, I have carefully chosen someone for

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Chatting with Victoria Vane

Let’s lift our hands and welcome Victoria Vane with a rousing round of applause! Whoot! I LOVE hosting my fabulous author pals on the blog. Today I feel as if I am opening my blog doors to two authors rather than

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Almack’s Assembly

Pick up a Regency Era novel by any author and there is a high probability that before reaching the end Almack’s Assembly in London will be mentioned at least once. While this may appear to be gratuitous name tossing, the truth

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Living in a Fantasy World

I have long since accepted the twist of fate that brought me to the world of romance and Jane Austen, and learned to laugh at the irony that this life-long reader of fantasy and sci-fi is now writing sappy stories

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Kendra Leigh Castle is in the house!

    Guest Author Wednesday and the adorable, delightful Kendra Leigh Castle is in the house! Another one of my long-time author pals, Kendra and I “met” as fellow Sourcebooks writers on the Casablanca blog. An instant friendship was forged.

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Apothecary

“O true Apothecary! Thy drugs are quick. Thus with a kiss I die.” Romeo in Shakespeare’s Romeo and Juliet Apothecaries have existed in every culture through the ages. Thousands of years of herbal knowledge and experimentation aided the healers within the society.

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