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Richard Liveth Yet - The Sequel

I have now written about half of the sequel and hope to complete it by the end of this year.  However, I am not sure yet what I am going to call it.  113 more words


A Fateful Convergence - two men with complex loyalties who faced the same place of execution

I recently visited Salisbury in Wiltshire and stood by the plaque which commemorates the execution on 2nd November 1483 of Henry Stafford, Duke of Buckingham on the site of the Blue Boar Inn. 1,161 more words

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Richard III - review

This review first appeared in British Theatre Guide

Richard III by William Shakespeare
Curve Community Production
directed by Nikolai Foster
25 Jul – 9 Aug… 597 more words


Requiem of the Rose King 2 by Aya Kanno

In this second volume, the epic series of battles comprising the War of the Roses see the deposing of Queen Margaret in favor of of the Yorks: specifically, King Edward IV. 415 more words

Urban Fantasy

The Daughter of Time by Josephine Tey

A policeman investigates the true identity of Richard III. Was he as villainous as he’s been portrayed? 132 more words


Review of 'Richard Liveth Yet' on Goodreads

I had a lovely surprise when I found this review on Goodreads, today:

‘I have read numerous “alternate history” stories in years gone past, and many are a bit disappointing. 178 more words


Feuding and fighting.

I am currently reading a book about the reconstruction of the Welsh Highland Railway. For those who don’t know, this was a narrow gauge line that lay completely derelict (all track lifted) for more than 70 years. 755 more words