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by Rissa
Thu May 12th, 2011, 10:02 pm
Forum: Introduce Yourself
Topic: Hello from Germany
Replies: 32
Views: 1477

[quote=""Ariadne""]Hi Rissa, and welcome to the forum! That's excellent news about Rebecca Gable's novels. My husband and I visited Germany in 2009 (he used to live there) and I was sorry my German wasn't better - there were so many wonderful looking historical novels in the local bookstores![/quote...
by Rissa
Thu May 12th, 2011, 8:58 pm
Forum: Introduce Yourself
Topic: Hello from Germany
Replies: 32
Views: 1477

[quote=""donroc""] FYI, the MC and many supporting characters in my 9th century novel in progress are Alamannian and Saxon.[/quote] That's a very interesting era you're writing about! All novels I've read about Karl, Widukind and their successors are by German authors. I've bookmarked your homepage ...
by Rissa
Thu May 12th, 2011, 6:32 pm
Forum: Introduce Yourself
Topic: Hello from Germany
Replies: 32
Views: 1477

[quote=""Carla""]Elizabeth Chadwick (who posts here as EC2) put a list of 20 medieval novels on her blog a while ago: http://livingthehistoryelizabethchadwick.blogspot.com/2009/07/starter-for.html . That list might give you somewhere to start :-) [/quote] Thanks a lot! A list recommended by one of m...
by Rissa
Thu May 12th, 2011, 6:00 pm
Forum: Introduce Yourself
Topic: Hello from Germany
Replies: 32
Views: 1477

Thanks a lot! I love recommendations! @misfit: Yeah, text messaging does that to the German language, too. Forget about capital letters, they are of no use any more :rolleyes: @sweetpotatoboy and everyone else: As most of the names I read at the review index are totally new to me, who would you reco...
by Rissa
Thu May 12th, 2011, 4:54 pm
Forum: Introduce Yourself
Topic: Hello from Germany
Replies: 32
Views: 1477

Thank you for the welcome and the comments about my English, donroc and Vanessa! I just have the feeling that I should be a little more careful with grammar and correct spelling at a literature forum than at a gaming forum where half of the members are ESL. @ donroc: Wow, the 1950s! I can imagine th...
by Rissa
Thu May 12th, 2011, 3:34 pm
Forum: Introduce Yourself
Topic: Hello from Germany
Replies: 32
Views: 1477

Thank you for the welcome!
by Rissa
Thu May 12th, 2011, 3:02 pm
Forum: Introduce Yourself
Topic: Hello from Germany
Replies: 32
Views: 1477

Hello from Germany

Hello everyone, I stumbled upon this nice forum yesterday, so I decided to register and check it out. I's a bit awkward to only write about me, but hey, seems like I have to go through this ;) About me: My name is Astrid, but online I normaly go by Rissa. I'm a German university student going to bec...

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