June 26th 2019 marks the 202nd anniversary of the birth of Patrick Branwell Brontë (1817-1848), ostensibly nothing but a failure and disappointment to his family. The only son of Patrick and Maria Brontë, Patrick Branwell (better known as Branwell) had lofty ambitions, great creativity, and ultimately fatal demons. 1,693 more words
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Back in April, the author of a rather intriguing piece of Brontë inspired fiction, Tracy Neis, contacted me to very kindly offer me a copy of her novel, … 1,877 more words
Owl Manor – The Dawning is the first in Zita Harrison’s new series of Gothic suspense novels set in 19th century America.
Owl Manor – The Dawning… 450 more words
I am a staple at Jane’s three groups and love planning my reading around them! I had family concerns, am working out an inability to access WordPress for long periods, and even had to rebuy a third modem that was zapped by a storm. 1,036 more words