A few weeks ago I saw a link on facebook to a youtube video of a Regency hairstyle tutorial. I have exceptionally long hair. It is not one length, but the longest strand is close to my ankles. Yes, really. Sometime I'll have my husband take a picture of it and I'll load it on … Continue reading This Historical Life
This story came from wondering what would happen if Sir William Lucas never interrupted Darcy and Elizabeth's dance at Netherfield. My primary thought was that Darcy would not be as concerned that Bingley was seriously interested in Jane and I wanted to know what Bingley would do. Would he come back on his own? Stay … Continue reading Undone Business- Chapter One
This post is going to sound a bit like a "I'd like to thank the Academy," but yesterday was the re-opening of the Austen Authors blog and I'm just overwhelmed with thankfulness. It was one of the first Austen blogs I found when I learned of the Jane Austen Fan Fiction community and I'm so … Continue reading From reader to Austen Author
Blurb: Upon hearing that Fitzwilliam Darcy admires her, Elizabeth Bennet's imagination rapidly comes to the decision to neither encourage nor discourage his attachment in order to allow her dearest sister more time to secure the man she loves. As Elizabeth tries to patiently wait for Jane and Bingley's love to bloom, she finds a little … Continue reading Sufficient Encouragement
Do you hear what I hear? It's not just the very repeated line of one of the few Christmas songs I actually dislike, it's the bells of victory. I didn't make it to 50,000 words for National Novel Writing Month but I think by about half way through the month I realized that goal wasn't … Continue reading November recap- with 2 excerpts!
Tomorrow is the start of National Novel Writing Month, or NaNoWriMo. To "win" a writer must meet the goal of writing 50,000 words in a month- or a lesser volume if they choose. My goal is 50,000 words towards Strife and Reconciliation and as I plan on being rather absent from the blog in the … Continue reading Strife and Reconciliation teaser