Tudor

18 Apr 19
Knowing the Narcissist

I love to copy. I have to copy. It is all I have known for as long as I can remember. It is my natural setting to mimic those around me. I have to fit in, I have to belong and the most effective way for me to achieve this is to replicate everything that […]

18 Apr 19
Mundo Libris

About the Book (Tudor Saga) Legendary historical novelist Jean Plaidy begins her tales of Henry VIII’s queens with the story of his first wife, the Spanish princess Katharine of Aragon. As a teenager, Katharine leaves her beloved Spain, land of olive groves and soaring cathedrals, for the drab, rainy island of England. There she is […]

18 Apr 19
I Love Classical Ukulele

People often ask: what is classical ukulele?  To be honest I’ve been a bit wary about defining classical ukulele in case it creates a box for myself, or for others. Labels can be restrictive and I see classical ukulele as opening doors rather than closing them. Moreover, as the ukulele only existed after 1879, and […]

18 Apr 19
Mundo Libris

About The Book… A compilation of essays from the English Historical Fiction Authors blog, this book provides a wealth of historical information from Roman Britain to early twentieth century England. Over fifty different authors share hundreds of real life stories and tantalizing tidbits discovered while doing research for their own historical novels. From the first […]

18 Apr 19
Book Reviews to Ponder

Eight stars C.J. Sansom continues to develop his great set of historical mysteries, all set during the Tudor era. With Thomas Cromwell executed, Matthew Shardlake is in definite limbo, trying to distance himself from his one-time superior while keeping a legal practice running effectively. The Cromwell void is filled soon thereafter when Archbishop Cranmer turns […]

18 Apr 19
Ace Newsroom Live

Juliette Fay is the bestselling author of five novels, including the USA TODAY bestseller The Tumbling Turner Sisters. A graduate of Boston College and Harvard University, she lives in Massachusetts. Visit her at JulietteFay.com. Photo Courtesy of Simon & Schuster Planning a trip to sunny California this year, or simply enjoy a good dose of history? Discover the […]

18 Apr 19
Variety

Though they’ve occupied the stately spread for only about a New York minute, itchy-footed mansion hoppers Adam Levine and Behati Prinsloo have slapped a eye-grabbing $47.5 million price tag on the swanky Beverly Hills, Calif., estate they bought just over a year ago for a smidgen more than $33.9 million from “Will & Grace” co-creator […]

18 Apr 19
New Girl Bianca

As I stood opposite Stane Street Syndicate waiting for the traffic lights to turn red I had a perfect vantage point to enjoy its faux Tudor architecture. A grand and quite beautiful building with its black timber beams across the pale facade, is located approx 20 seconds from Clapham Common tube station. Surely this must […]

18 Apr 19
oMinune

Horia Brenciu și Alice Dumitrescu formează unul dintre cele mai solide cupluri din showbizul românesc. Cei doi se mândresc cu o familie frumoasă. Horia, 45 de ani, și Alice, 50 de ani, se cunosc din anul 1995. Cu toate acestea, cuplul s-a căsătorit abia în anul 2014. Ce frumos este fiul adoptiv al lui Horia […]

18 Apr 19
My DuBois History

This is a strange blog, but the genealogy of my father’s Mason mother, has always been a puzzle to me. Part of this was my great grandmother Amelia Caroline Taylor was born and raised in Cuba. Cuba in 1820 was under Spanish rule. Cuba agriculture has become open and important. Both sugar and coffee were […]

18 Apr 19
Knowing the Narcissist

The use of music in the narcissistic dynamic between our kind and our victims is common. It appears throughout the various stages of the dynamic but is used most heavily and also effectively during seduction. This use is an excellent microcosm for our behaviours as a whole :- It is used to appeal to your […]

18 Apr 19
Comfort Reads

Hi Readers! Easter Weekend starts tomorrow and I couldn’t be more excited. My plans include obsessing over the fact that TS7 is coming, eating lots of chocolate, baking my own hot cross buns (hopefully that works out well) and, of course, reading lots of books. I actually have four books I would like to read […]

18 Apr 19
Successful Garden Design

Classic design Protective coating 5-year guarantee. Brazier bowl mounted on an elegant Tudor-style wrought iron stand. Perfect for the deck or patio – get the fire going, gather round and watch the flames crackle as you enjoy a fireside chat. Caring for your fire pit These Crocus Collection fire bowls are made from 3-4mm thick […]

18 Apr 19
Marlovian

Latin plainchant is the most beautiful and spiritually enriched music out there. Perfected into an art form during the medieval period, it morphed into the sumptuous silky smooth wonders of the Tudor & Baroque periods, when great composers such as Thomas Tallis, William Byrd, Gibbons, Victoria, Palestrina and a wealth of others, created a mesmerizing, […]