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Telynor here aka That Old Bat in NY

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Location: On the Banks of the Hudson

Telynor here aka That Old Bat in NY

Postby Telynor » Thu August 28th, 2008, 5:04 am

Hi all! Very glad to see the list back up, and going strong. I have to say, I was sweating through withdrawals while there wasn't anything to connect with my reading friends.

Voracious reader and reviewer (go to http://www.epinions.com/user-telynor to see what I think about things), and game for nearly anything. Artist who lives in the bucolic and occansionally overrun lower Hudson valley in NY. Very fond of good food, cats (and Cavalier King Charles Spaniels), travel, and period films. Will yak on endlessly on nearly anything that takes my fancy.

Somewhat former SCA member -- any other Society for Creative Anachronism members out there?

When I finally go, I intend to haunt the Metropolitan Museum of Art for the rest of Eternity, alternating with the V&A...

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Postby diamondlil » Thu August 28th, 2008, 9:17 am

I am so glad to see you back here Telynor!

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Location: North Carolina

Postby boswellbaxter » Thu August 28th, 2008, 10:59 am

Welcome back!
Susan Higginbotham
Coming in October: The Woodvilles


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Location: Always Cloudy, Central New York

Postby Divia » Thu August 28th, 2008, 1:53 pm

Welcome to the new site :)
News, views, and reviews on books and graphic novels for young adult.

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Location: Winter Haven, Florida


Postby donroc » Thu August 28th, 2008, 1:59 pm

Welcome back.
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Bodo the Apostate, a novel set during the reign of Louis the Pious and end of the Carolingian Empire.


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Location: Travelers Rest SC

Postby Leyland » Thu August 28th, 2008, 2:10 pm

Hi Tely! Fondnesses for cats and spaniels is right up my alley. Travel and good food are too when I can afford them. Good to see you here!

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MLE (Emily Cotton)
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

Postby MLE (Emily Cotton) » Thu August 28th, 2008, 5:20 pm

welcome back from the old bat in California!

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Postby michellemoran » Thu August 28th, 2008, 6:06 pm

Good food, cats, travel, and period films... couldn't have said it better!! Especially the period films. I find a lot of them are made abroad and can be found in the foreign films section.
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Check out Michelle's blog History Buff at michellemoran.blogspot.com

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Location: Australia

Postby Melisende » Thu August 28th, 2008, 11:48 pm

Telynor ...... take a deep breath and now relax ... we're back!
"For my part, I adhere to the maxim of antiquity: The throne is a glorious sepulchre."

Women of History

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Location: London, UK

Postby sweetpotatoboy » Fri August 29th, 2008, 10:11 am

"Telynor" wrote:Hi all! Very glad to see the list back up, and going strong. I have to say, I was sweating through withdrawals while there wasn't anything to connect with my reading friends.

Welcome back. Well, I don't think I was having sweating attacks but I did feel like something was missing from my life...

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