Style Saturday–Hues of Fall

I am by no means a fashion expert regarding the past or present. In fact, I seldom think about fashion. I do like to play with makeup but that's pretty much for my own satisfaction rather than trying to copy looks or look "on trend." However, I recently got some new fall colors and it … Continue reading Style Saturday–Hues of Fall

Style Saturday- Caroline Bingley’s Gowns

Be honest. Either you or someone you have known has criticized Caroline Bingley's gowns in the 2005 Pride and Prejudice adaptation. They look shocking to our modern sensibilities--even more so when paired with gowns which fit the aesthetic of the period better. But are they really so inaccurate? I'll be going over the Meryton Assembly … Continue reading Style Saturday- Caroline Bingley’s Gowns

Fantasy Friday- Mr. Darcy & the Bewitched Sisters Chapter Four Part Two

Previous sections: Prologue / 1.1 / 1.2 / 2.1 / 2.2 / 3.1 / 3.2 / 4.1 “Just the usual nerves and village disputes. Nothing malevolent.” “Charles?” Darcy watched as his friend, a telepath, flushed a little. The others had not remarked on it, but Darcy had noticed how little Charles actually spoke during his dances … Continue reading Fantasy Friday- Mr. Darcy & the Bewitched Sisters Chapter Four Part Two

Thursday Three Hundred- Jealous Desire

  This week's blog theme is Caroline Bingley's jealous of Elizabeth Bennet. Be sure to check out the earlier posts this week! Girl Crush as served as the song inspiration for this story. Additionally, I have finally reached my goal of limiting the story to only three hundred words! Jealous Desire  I watch her smile … Continue reading Thursday Three Hundred- Jealous Desire

Tea Time Tattle- Caroline vs. Elizabeth

  I mentioned in yesterday's Music Monday post, that this week I wanted to explore Caroline's jealousy of Elizabeth. First, let's break down the meaning of the word "jealous." Merriam-Webster gives this definition: hostile toward a rival or one believed to enjoy an advantage : envious His success made his old friends jealous. They were … Continue reading Tea Time Tattle- Caroline vs. Elizabeth

Mr. Darcy’s Bluestocking Bride- Chapters 11 & 12

It's release day!! Mr. Darcy's Bluestocking Bride is now available at: Amazon / Barnes & Noble / Kobo. I'm still waiting on iBooks and the paperback will be a few more days. I'll post a few more chapters here but am also working on creating a page where you can read the chapters in a … Continue reading Mr. Darcy’s Bluestocking Bride- Chapters 11 & 12

Mr. Darcy’s Bluestocking Bride- Chapter Eight

Chapter One / Chapter Two / Chapter Three / Chapter Four / Chapter Five / Chapter Six / Chapter Seven Dear C— When did you last indulge your love of art? Come with me to Bath again. There is a new drawing master I wish you to meet. There is talk that the King will … Continue reading Mr. Darcy’s Bluestocking Bride- Chapter Eight