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REVIEW of Lady Helena Investigates, by Jane Steen

At first, the death of Lady Helena’s husband, Justin Whitcombe, seems nothing more than a senseless tragedy–an accidental drowning while he was trying to help a sheep trapped on the riverbank. 398 more words

Historical Fiction

What's beneath your feet?

Years ago my Dad used to take me to a little spot near our house and go hunting. He used to go to the same place when he was younger and it really captured my imagination, what’s really beneath my feet. 593 more words

Fried Cauliflower ~1887

Fried Cauliflower Recipe.

Servings: 4
Time: 25 min.


  • 1 small cauliflower
  • 2 eggs, separated
  • 2 Tbsp. flour
  • Salt
  • Oil for frying

This was a fun recipe. 109 more words


The Bumhampton Chronicles: Chapter 12 (Part 23)

Strangers I say, and strangers I meant. We conversed as we nibbled cheese and bread; sipped cider and lemonade. We were awkward; Peacock House hovered over us like the dark storm gathering in the southeast. 108 more words


Review: Stalking Jack the Ripper by Kerri Maniscalco


“Wield your assets like a blade, Cousin. No man has invented a corset for our brains. Let them think they rule the world. It’s a queen who sits on that throne. 245 more words


The Englishman In China During The Victorian Era, Vol. II TXT

These were all part of the Empire of Charlemagne. Lorraine was only briefly a separate kingdom and then became one of the Stem Duchies of Germany, ultimately to be The Englishman in China During the Victorian Era, Vol. 555 more words