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Anne of the Thousand Ways: The many faces of Anne Boleyn in popular culture

Anne Boleyn has completely beguiled me since I was four years old. I remember vividly in the late 1980’s leaving a birthday party early with my mother to watch Anne of the Thousand Days on TV. 1,741 more words

Carriage

This one was long, and I remember most of it. Also I think I may have been Natalie Portman in The Other Boleyn Girl through most of it… 217 more words

Poetry

What Do We Love About Historical Fiction?

As a historical fiction writer, I spend a lot of time with my thoughts drifting through a different century. Whether it be for my own projects, a marvelous new historical I just read, random questions about past events and people, or discussions about the historical fiction genre itself, I’m pretty much always ready to talk about history. 549 more words

History

I absolutely love the author Philippa Gregory and all of the books she writes. All of her books are historical fiction stories about the past kings and queens of England. 761 more words

Favorite Things

The White Queen - S01.01 - In Love With the King

Does anyone else watch this? Miz is a sucker for anything Henry VIII/War of Roses related (and actually most of Philippa Gregory’s earlier works) so decided to watch the first episode. 104 more words

Other Boleyn Girl

30 day book challenge - day 18 – A book you wish you could live in.

I don’t want my answer to every one of these questions to be Harry Potter, so I’m going to set aside the fact that I am still waiting for some big hairy guy to come and tell me that I am a witch…. 455 more words

Reading

Green Boleyn disaster

About 5 years ago I decided to try my hands at historic costuming for the first time.

I’ve always loved historical movies and don’t really care about the plott or the actors performance as long as you can look at some beautiful costumes. 481 more words

Renaissance