Yep. All true. :)
Yep. All true. :)
What a delightful word for a writer. I was glad to utilize it in The Laird Takes a Bride.
In this snippet, which appears in Chapter 2, my hero, Alasdair Penhallow, is just about to learn about an arcane clan law which dictates that he must marry, or face dreadful consequences.
As Dame Margery drew near, she noisily banged her stick on the marble floor, causing people nearby to stir, moan, rouse. She passed by Uncle Duff, insensate, draped sideways on a chair and his long beard dangling perpendicularly, and muttered audibly, “Ach, the old wastrel!” before turning her piercing and unblinking stare to Alasdair. Finally she stopped before the dais on which the two great chairs — one for the laird, one (long unoccupied) for his lady — stood. Her silence, Alasdair noticed, had a heavy, expectant, rather ominous sort of quality, and he groaned under his breath. He wasn’t in the mood for drama. Still, he was the laird, and one must be polite, so he cleared his throat and said:
A little cat humor for our Friday. :)
My heroine’s journey in The Bride Takes a Groom. Coming your way in spring 2018.
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“. . . you can do it.” Wonderful words as we begin our week.
As an author of historical romance, naturally I LOVE THIS.
. . . I had a lovely chat with Bookstr last week via Facebook Live. Want to check it out? Click here.
It’s Thursday, which means it’s official Getting To Know You Day on my Facebook page! I’ve been away on vacation, and offline, for nearly two weeks, so I feel like I need to catch up with everybody. :)
Would you like to join us? Stop on by!
My family and I are heading east tomorrow to attend a wedding, where we’ll get to catch up with lots of relatives and friends, and we’ll also spend some relaxing days lakeside. Plus, I’m going to be chatting with Bookstr via Facebook Live on Wednesday, June 28th, at 3 pm EST. Join us if you can!