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Our last day in Scotland–farewell, but not forever

EDINBURGH We left our “castle” early, because we had a lot to see in very little time.    Our plan was to get as close to Edinburgh Castle as we could, then drop the car in a NCP (National Car … Continue reading

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Day 9: Istanbul–a study in contrast

10/19 We traded columns and cathedrals for spires and minarets today. It was about 9am when we pulled into the port at Istanbul. Even before that, we were up on deck taking pictures. So much to see, even from the … Continue reading

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Review of “My Lady’s Favour”, an ABNA 2013 Award Candidate

The setting: Hampshire, England, 1338 The characters: A lonely young woman, trapped by her past and not looking forward to her future; her husband-to-be, who scorns and belittles her, wanting to wed her only for the lands she would have … Continue reading

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