Category Archives: inspiration

Valentine’s Day’s Medieval History

Hallmark and Cadbury might seem to have a lock on the holiday now, but Valentine’s Day celebrations can be traced directly to Geoffrey Chaucer. While the feast day of the martyred Roman saint gives the occasion its name, Geoff was … Continue reading

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Interview with DC Juris

by C. Margery Kempe I’m pleased to welcome DC Juris to Nights of Passion. DC’s new book is 137 Owens Street: Matthew is going insane. But the man reaching out to Matthew in his visions might be his only chance to … Continue reading

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Friday Dance Party

by C. Margery Kempe I’m not usually on Fridays, but I’ve traded days with Marian, who’ll be up on Sunday. So I thought I would try something a little bit fun and put up some grooving tunes to see what … Continue reading

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Home is Where the Heart Is

By the time this posts, I should be in upstate New York, ready to begin a new semester teaching after my glorious year off. At present I’m actually sitting in bed in Dundee, my normally abominably healthy body reacting to … Continue reading

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New Release: Swan Prince

by C. Margery Kempe  Magic happens when love is true. I’m happy to announce my latest fairy tale is out now from Tirgearr Publishing. Set in London, The Swan Prince tells a magical tale of mutual rescues. Lena thought she’d found … Continue reading

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The Magic Pencil

by C. Margery Kempe Here’s my new cover for Swan Prince. Isn’t it pretty? Another fairytale, as if you couldn’t tell, eh? More about it soon — it comes out in August. Recently I was a guest over at Women Writers, … Continue reading

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Revision

By C. Margery Kempe Revision: it’s where the ‘real’ writing happens according to many writers. “Sit down and put down everything that comes into your head and then you’re a writer. But an author is one who can judge his … Continue reading

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