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Arnold and Ithaca

by John Borel  Tell me about a complicated man Muse, tell me how he wandered and was lost When he wrecked the holy town of Troy And where he went and who he met, the pain He suffered in the … Continue reading

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Hearts Aren’t Crystal: A Reminder

By Catherine Hedge One of my children has had a rough day.  Though I wish I could wipe it all away, the best I can do is tell her to put one foot in front of the other.  She’ll make … Continue reading

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Interview with Award-Winning Author Helena P. Schrader

Originally posted on Charlene Newcomb:
Helena P. Schrader’s recent works have been awarded Readers’ Favorite Gold, a Feathered Quill, a Pinnacle Book Achievement Award, Chaucer Awards, and indieBRAG Medallions. Helena’s newest novel is The Last Crusader Kingdom: Dawn of a Dynasty…

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A Discovered Diamond – Book Review of For King and Country

Originally posted on Charlene Newcomb:
There is a new site in town – rather, on the web – for reviews of historical fiction: Discovering Diamonds. You should definitely bookmark or follow this site if you are looking for good historical…

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Writing Medieval Lincoln – Lincoln Castle

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The Observatory Tower I wish I lived closer to Lincoln or could have the Enterprise transporter take me the 4000+ miles in a few seconds. While I am wishing for the transporter, I might as…

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GRL Retreat in Kansas City

Originally posted on Charlene Newcomb:
Broadening my horizons, stretching my wings. GRL is the Gay Romance Literature Retreat. According to their website, GRL is “for people who create and celebrate LGBT romance.” My Battle Scars series is historical fiction with…

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Review: Men of the Cross (Battle Scars, #1) by Charlene Newcomb

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Today I have the pleasure of sharing my review of Men of the Cross (Battle Scars, #1) by Charlene Newcomb, a 2014 B.R.A.G Medallion Honoree “War, political intrigue and passion… heroes… friends and lovers… and the seeds for…

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Of writing, Star Wars and home-coming Crusader knights

Originally posted on ANNA BELFRAGE:
Today I welcome yet another fellow writer to my blog. Char Newcomb is a Star Wars fan who writes excellent books set in medieval times – maybe not so much of a contradiction as one…

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For King and Country official launch day!

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Traitors to the crown pit Henry de Grey and his friends against dangerous enemies. For King and Country is now available on Amazon in print and for Kindle Read Chapter One Read The Review. Comment…

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Excerpt from For King and Country

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Chapter 1 Drums. Dear God, not the drums. Henry de Grey shuddered and blinked against the mid-afternoon sun. Streaks of light shimmered through the trees like blades of a hundred broadswords. Stephan l’Aigle stirred beside…

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