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Where Are You Now?

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lauragill
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Location: Southern California
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Re: Where Are You Now?

Postby lauragill » Sat January 23rd, 2016, 1:39 am

In Ketembang and Batavia just before Krakatau goes BOOM.

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Ludmilla
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Location: Georgia USA

Re: Where Are You Now?

Postby Ludmilla » Wed January 27th, 2016, 3:41 pm

Siege of Lucknow. The first relief have arrived.

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Madeleine
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Currently reading: To the Bright Edge of the World by Eowyn Ivey & Pushing up Daisies by M C Beaton
Preferred HF: Plantagenets, Victorian, crime
Location: Essex/London

Re: Where Are You Now?

Postby Madeleine » Thu May 26th, 2016, 8:33 am

Late 12th century France, and present day Herefordshire.
Currently reading "To the Bright Edge of the World" by Eowyn Ivey & "Pushing up Daisies" by M C Beaton

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Lisa
Bibliophile
Favorite HF book: Here Be Dragons by Sharon Kay Penman
Preferred HF: Any time period/location. Timeslip, usually prefer female POV. Also love Gothic melodrama.
Location: Northeast Scotland

Re: Where Are You Now?

Postby Lisa » Thu May 26th, 2016, 10:08 am

I totally forgot about this thread! Right now I'm in late 14th century London.

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MLE (Emily Cotton)
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Interest in HF: started in childhood with the classics, which, IMHO are HF even if they were contemporary when written.
Favorite HF book: Prince of Foxes, by Samuel Shellabarger
Preferred HF: Currently prefer 1600 and earlier, but I'll read anything that keeps me turning the page.
Location: California Bay Area

Re: Where Are You Now?

Postby MLE (Emily Cotton) » Thu May 26th, 2016, 4:15 pm

I'm slogging through La Florida with Cabeza de Vaca and a Moorish slave. Although to lighten it up, there are flashbacks to Azzemur, Morocco.
my facebook posts https://www.facebook.com/emilylaurencotton are public, generally things I find amusing.
my passions: fair trade, ending slavery, and justice.
"Everybody is ignorant, only on different subjects." Will Rogers
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Misfit
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Location: Seattle, WA

Re: Where Are You Now?

Postby Misfit » Fri May 27th, 2016, 12:07 am

England, in the midst of a plot to rescue Napoleon from St Helena.
At home with a good book and the cat...
...is the only place I want to be

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Nefret
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Favorite HF book: Welsh Princes trilogy
Preferred HF: The Middle Ages (England), New Kingdom Egypt, Medieval France
Location: Temple of Isis

Re: Where Are You Now?

Postby Nefret » Fri May 27th, 2016, 11:55 pm

Tudor England, trying to solve a mystery.
Into battle we ride with Gods by our side
We are strong and not afraid to die
We have an urge to kill and our lust for blood has to be fulfilled
WE´LL FIGHT TILL THE END! And send our enemies straight to Hell!
- "Into Battle"
{Ensiferum}

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Madeleine
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Currently reading: To the Bright Edge of the World by Eowyn Ivey & Pushing up Daisies by M C Beaton
Preferred HF: Plantagenets, Victorian, crime
Location: Essex/London

Re: Where Are You Now?

Postby Madeleine » Thu June 2nd, 2016, 8:24 am

Near Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, in 1922.
Currently reading "To the Bright Edge of the World" by Eowyn Ivey & "Pushing up Daisies" by M C Beaton

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Madeleine
Bibliomaniac
Currently reading: To the Bright Edge of the World by Eowyn Ivey & Pushing up Daisies by M C Beaton
Preferred HF: Plantagenets, Victorian, crime
Location: Essex/London

Re: Where Are You Now?

Postby Madeleine » Thu June 16th, 2016, 10:37 am

Outremer, in the late 12th century, and Fair Isle, in the present day.
Currently reading "To the Bright Edge of the World" by Eowyn Ivey & "Pushing up Daisies" by M C Beaton

John Sliz
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Location: Toronto
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Re: Where Are You Now?

Postby John Sliz » Sat June 25th, 2016, 9:07 pm

Waterloo, June 18th 1815.


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