Sale Alert! The Lady Meets Her Match ~ $1.99 (try an excerpt)

The Lady Meets Her Match Midnight Meetings, book 2 $1.99          Cyrus removed his fine blue coat, the slide of cloth on cloth an inviting sound to her benumbed senses. “You’re not warming up sufficiently.” He leaned in and wrapped his coat over her shoulders, his deep voice like an intimate connection. “Someone needs to take care of you.” She shuddered when his breath tickled her ear. His warmth and nearness was just as...

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The Battle of Hastings: The Long Viking Reach

October 14th marks the anniversary of the Battle of Hastings. History lists battle after battle, so what’s the big deal? William the Conqueror changed the face of Europe on that fateful day, moving England…the world into a new era.    How did William get there?   Here’s Five Fast Facts:   1. Son of Robert I, Duke of Normandy and Herleva (aka Arlette), William didn’t let his illegitimate birth stop him...

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Out With The Old & In With The Older

Q: When did keeping up appearances mean going back in time? A: The 18th century. For the history buffs, today’s post is my second on English homes and cottages. We like to feather our nests, reflecting our style and personality. The 18th century family was no different. Toss in the excess of mercantile wealth, and you have people with money to spend. The second half of 18th century England saw a new trend of landlords. Cottage building on...

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