Monthly Archives: July 2013

This is why we write (fiction, identity and a tearful moment)

So, I have to share this because it just brought tears to my eyes. Some of you know I have roots in fandom, and a while back I wrote a Merlin story where Merlin was diabetic. It was in response … Continue reading

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The Road South, Days 3-5: Following the Staffordshire Hoard

Part of the reasoning behind this extended trip was to take advantage of being in the Midlands to go and see the Staffordshire Hoard, the huge collection of Anglo-Saxon treasure that was found in 2010. I studied Anglo-Saxon literature at … Continue reading

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The Long Road South: Buxton and the Peak District

*waves* Hello from the Peak District. I’m on a very wobbly wifi connection in the Youth Hostel in Hartington, which is a gorgeous little village about 12 miles from Buxton. The Hostel’s pretty swish, too, being the old manor house, … Continue reading

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The Long Road South: Day One, Manchester

Hello from Manchester! I’ve been up here since Saturday evening, and will be travelling back the slow and interesting way over the next week. I’m not sure how good the wifi access will be, but do expect a few posts. … Continue reading

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A New Free Story to celebrate summer finally arriving ;)

Ah, the hottest day of the year so far, no urgent deadlines approaching, and a British player winning Wimbledon. I have wine and strawberries and all the windows open, and haven’t felt so relaxed in months. ^___^ I even picked … Continue reading

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