Tag Archives: Hampton Court Palace

The Joy of Editing

It’s been an interesting August. The reason? I spent several weeks of it editing ‘A Love Most Dangerous.’ As I wrote in an earlier blog Lake Union Publishing approached me to take on my latest novel and re-launch it in … Continue reading

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Meeting King Henry #HistNov

Here’s an extract from my latest novel. CHAPTER FOUR The King of England 19 September 1537   It was the third week in September but the weather continued unseasonably warm. King Henry had been walking in the garden with some … Continue reading

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A Love Most Dangerous

Early in April 2013 I sat at the computer wondering what to write. I had just finished the first draft of ‘Blood of Ironside’ and put it away for a rest before I started on the second draft. I thought … Continue reading

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Alice Petherton #SampleSunday #HistNov

I’ve just completed the first draft of my new novel set in the time of Henry VIII of England. I plan to publish it in the New Year. Here’s a sample. Margaret Wicks was by far the prettiest of the … Continue reading

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Beguiled Part 3. #SampleSunday #Histnov #amwriting

I hurried along the corridors of the Palace. It was growing dark, the sun had just set and the threatening storm was painting the sky a morbid grey. It was not yet twilight but that time of threat and promise … Continue reading

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