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Where Are You Now?

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Nefret
Bibliomaniac
Posts: 2960
Joined: February 2009
Favourite 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?

Post by Nefret » Fri May 19th, 2017, 8:10 pm

England, early 13 century and late 15th century.
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
Bibliomaniac
Posts: 5616
Joined: August 2008
Currently reading: "The Seagull" by Ann Cleeves & "Little Women" by Louisa May Alcott
Preferred HF: Plantagenets, Victorian, crime
Location: Essex/London

Re: Where Are You Now?

Post by Madeleine » Mon July 3rd, 2017, 9:57 am

Alternating between Venice and Holy Island, present day.
Currently reading "Little Women" by Louisa May Alcott & "The Seagull" by Ann Cleeves

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Madeleine
Bibliomaniac
Posts: 5616
Joined: August 2008
Currently reading: "The Seagull" by Ann Cleeves & "Little Women" by Louisa May Alcott
Preferred HF: Plantagenets, Victorian, crime
Location: Essex/London

Re: Where Are You Now?

Post by Madeleine » Mon July 10th, 2017, 8:35 am

I'm now in Northumberland for both books, one on Lindisfarne and the other inland, near Chollerford/Hexham.
Currently reading "Little Women" by Louisa May Alcott & "The Seagull" by Ann Cleeves

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Nefret
Bibliomaniac
Posts: 2960
Joined: February 2009
Favourite 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?

Post by Nefret » Tue July 11th, 2017, 1:36 am

Britain, 1st and 3rd centuries CE.
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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Misfit
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Posts: 9581
Joined: August 2008
Location: Seattle, WA

Re: Where Are You Now?

Post by Misfit » Sun July 16th, 2017, 11:50 pm

On a plane to Zanzibar.
At home with a good book and the cat...
...is the only place I want to be

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Lisa
Bibliophile
Posts: 1153
Joined: August 2012
Favourite 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?

Post by Lisa » Mon July 17th, 2017, 9:47 am

Finding my (complicated) way around a bee hive, using electrical and phermone signals.

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Madeleine
Bibliomaniac
Posts: 5616
Joined: August 2008
Currently reading: "The Seagull" by Ann Cleeves & "Little Women" by Louisa May Alcott
Preferred HF: Plantagenets, Victorian, crime
Location: Essex/London

Re: Where Are You Now?

Post by Madeleine » Mon July 24th, 2017, 8:40 am

Alternating between modern day Norfolk and late 12th century Devon (Exeter to be precise).
Currently reading "Little Women" by Louisa May Alcott & "The Seagull" by Ann Cleeves

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Madeleine
Bibliomaniac
Posts: 5616
Joined: August 2008
Currently reading: "The Seagull" by Ann Cleeves & "Little Women" by Louisa May Alcott
Preferred HF: Plantagenets, Victorian, crime
Location: Essex/London

Re: Where Are You Now?

Post by Madeleine » Wed September 13th, 2017, 9:34 am

In the 18th century, alternating between London, just after the Great Fire, and Yorkshire.
Currently reading "Little Women" by Louisa May Alcott & "The Seagull" by Ann Cleeves

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Madeleine
Bibliomaniac
Posts: 5616
Joined: August 2008
Currently reading: "The Seagull" by Ann Cleeves & "Little Women" by Louisa May Alcott
Preferred HF: Plantagenets, Victorian, crime
Location: Essex/London

Re: Where Are You Now?

Post by Madeleine » Tue September 26th, 2017, 1:35 pm

Mid-12th century France, and Hay-on-Wye, in the present day and also 1400.
Currently reading "Little Women" by Louisa May Alcott & "The Seagull" by Ann Cleeves

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Nefret
Bibliomaniac
Posts: 2960
Joined: February 2009
Favourite 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?

Post by Nefret » Mon October 23rd, 2017, 2:53 pm

Early 19th century England.
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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