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We need to talk about Austen

It is a truth universally acknowledged that a certain member of the Austen family of Winchester, England, did something quite remarkable for a woman of her time. 600 more words

On my to-watch list

I’m supposed to be on a spending diet. It’s not going great.

This is the one exception: I’m not subscribed to any streaming service and I’m not allowed to rent movies… 301 more words


Mistaken Blurb

Fitzwilliam Darcy is a single man in possession of a good fortune, a broken heart, and tattered pride. Elizabeth Bennet is a young lady in possession of a superior wit, flawed judgement, and a growing list of unwanted suitors.

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Pride, Prejudice & Point of View

This little rumination on writing techniques was originally posted on From Pemberley to Milton as part of my blog tour. I’m posting it here as well for fans of… 1,070 more words


Review: Epic Fail by Claire LaZebnik

Epic Fail by Claire LaZebnik

My rating: 5 of 5 stars

★ ★ ★ ★ ★ – Near Perfect, easily one of my all-time favorites. 273 more words


At the beginning of the Second World War the Australian Army, much like Britain, lacked a standard issue submachine gun. Following Britain’s lead a small number of Thompson submachine guns were ordered for trials purposes in early 1941. 769 more words


Ever Jane - Jane Austen MMO First Impressions

A massive multiplayer online game set in the Jane Austen style Regency era might seem a bit niche but it is my niche.

The premise is pretty great. 593 more words