Tag Archives: Scotland

Lives Shaped by Literature by Gerri Brousseau

It’s a dark and rainy day here in Connecticut today. It’s the kind of day when you would love to curl up in your favorite chair with a cup of tea and a really great book. What are you presently … Continue reading

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Outlander by Gerri Brousseau

If you are a writer, or an avid reader, you can’t help but now that STARZ has begun airing their Outlander series. I’m ashamed to confess that until I started watching it, I had not read the books. Why did … Continue reading

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Welcome Sarah Hoss by Gerri Brousseau

Please help me welcome author, Sarah Hoss. NOP: Sarah, when did you first consider yourself a writer? THE MOMENT I WROTE “THE END!” NOP: What inspired you to write your first book? THE OUTLANDER SERIES. WHEN I READ IT I … Continue reading

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Home Sweet Homes

by C. Margery Kempe A quick note: I did a fun interview this week over at Lady Smut called “What’s Your Kind of Naughty?” Drop by and take a look. New year, new home — or rather homes. You know … Continue reading

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A New Cycle: Hospital and Highlands

A new cycle in my life has begun.  My writing has taken on new life.  Is it paranormal?  Of course.  You know me.  Right now, everything is under wraps.  Then the mad rush begins again. I spent the day in … Continue reading

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What Romance?

by C. Margery Kempe I have a guest spot over at Cathie Dunn’s blog today, talking about the mad city, Manchester, site of my story Man City. I may also be featured in the Irish version of The Sun newspaper … Continue reading

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Scottish Romance

I know that you’re already picturing burly men in kilts. It’s a bit of a mischaracterisation of the land: people do not run around in kilts all day. Mostly they wear them for fancy occasions like weddings. There’s a “formal … Continue reading

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Spring Fever

by C. Margery Kempe WHAN that Aprille with his shoures soote The droghte of Marche hath perced to the roote, And bathed every veyne in swich licour, Of which vertu engendred is the flour; Whan Zephirus eek with his swete … Continue reading

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Groundhog Day by Gerri Brousseau

In the United States and Canada, February 2nd is the date Groundhog Day is celebrated.  Now that Wikipedia is back, I went to find out a little bit of info about this obscure holiday.  It seems folklore tells us if … Continue reading

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Gratitude (and a Gift for You)

by C. Margery Kempe I am thankful to find myself far from the frenzied life that is holiday season in the States. When I hear of people pepper-spraying one another and even shooting at fellow shoppers in line to fight for … Continue reading

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