Category Archives: English Regency culture

The Governess Trade -or- The Tale of Three Janes

Governesses are intriguing figures who often play prominent roles in works of romantic fiction set in the Regency and Victorian eras, but it’s more of a Jane Eyre than a Jane Austen theme. Correct me if I’m wrong, but I can’t recall a single active governess … Continue reading

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Cheers!

 Today I sold my first copy of my first novel!  I listed  The Darcys of Pemberley with Smashwords (offering most e-book formats) and half an hour later I noticed I had a sale.  You might think that’s a small step (after all, … Continue reading

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