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by Jeanne
Tue April 17th, 2012, 10:14 pm
Forum: The Craft of Writing
Topic: Beta Readers?
Replies: 14
Views: 3825

Beta Reader Available

I'd be interested in beta-reading WIPs.
by Jeanne
Thu August 11th, 2011, 6:47 am
Forum: Questions and Research
Topic: Slave Revolt in Haiti
Replies: 5
Views: 1347

Slave Revolt in Haiti

Anyone have any good works to recommend?

Jeanne
by Jeanne
Wed August 10th, 2011, 2:49 am
Forum: Member Reading Logs - 2011
Topic: Jeanne's Bibliomania 2011
Replies: 0
Views: 535

Jeanne's Bibliomania 2011

Currently reading:

The Other Queen by Philippa Gregory. So far enjoying it more than I had anticipated, although she continues with her trait of driving a theme into the ground.
by Jeanne
Tue August 9th, 2011, 7:34 am
Forum: Philippa Gregory
Topic: The Rivers Woman
Replies: 46
Views: 7958

Oh, good, others who are not thrilled with the Melusine theme.

I'm interested in Jacquetta; I've got my own take on it, though.
by Jeanne
Sat August 6th, 2011, 6:58 am
Forum: Historical Fantasy
Topic: Speculative Fiction
Replies: 11
Views: 3711

[quote=""Alisha Marie Klapheke""]I just finished reading Ruled Brittania by Turtledove. He imagines Britain conquered by Philip with Eliz in the Tower. Fantastic read. My WIP is more hist fant than spec fic BUT the fiction does bring an important clash and ultimately the true parliament into being s...
by Jeanne
Sat August 6th, 2011, 6:56 am
Forum: Introduce Yourself
Topic: Good Afternoon from Salem, Oregon
Replies: 18
Views: 1339

[quote=""LoveHistory""]Hi Jeanne. Welcome to the group. I'm in the SCA, local group Chatelaine and Packrat O' Doom (which means archivist/librarian). I hope you have ample bookshelf room as you'll be getting a ton of recommendations on here. :D [/quote] Oh, I already have overfilled bookshelves; and...
by Jeanne
Sat August 6th, 2011, 6:54 am
Forum: Introduce Yourself
Topic: Good Afternoon from Salem, Oregon
Replies: 18
Views: 1339

[quote=""Misfit""]Bandon is the best. Love the seastacks.[/quote]

I love them, too! I love rocky beaches. And the tide pools are the bomb.
by Jeanne
Fri August 5th, 2011, 12:58 am
Forum: Historical Fantasy
Topic: Speculative Fiction
Replies: 11
Views: 3711

[quote=""Ash""]Does historical fantasy count here? I love Guy Gabriel Kay. His series on Byzanntium, and his book on an imagined Spain were brillant. I have his new one, Under Heaven, just haven't gotten to it yet.[/quote] For my purposes, I'm distinguishing historical fantasy (supernatural elements...
by Jeanne
Fri August 5th, 2011, 12:52 am
Forum: Introduce Yourself
Topic: Good Afternoon from Salem, Oregon
Replies: 18
Views: 1339

[quote=""MLE""]Welcome, Jeanne. does your husband ever ply his trade at renaissance faires?[/quote] Not any more, no. He sets up as a merchant occasionally at SCA events, and has a website through which he does mail order for other groups and eras - such as English Civil War. A gun he collaborated o...
by Jeanne
Fri August 5th, 2011, 12:51 am
Forum: Introduce Yourself
Topic: Good Afternoon from Salem, Oregon
Replies: 18
Views: 1339

[quote=""Ash""]Jeanne, I spent a lovely vacation this summer driving down your state's coast. I am very jealous that you get to do that any time you want! Welcome![/quote] Ha ha! I love the Oregon Coast. I get out there whenever we are able. It puts me in the mood to write. There are even bits of hi...

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