A Regency Heroine: Letty Burton

 ‘Determined, strong, good; a woman of indomitable spirit.’ Yep. That’s me. What a great description. Wait, wait, wait; woah, woah woah! I think…I THINK I may have gotten that wrong. Yes, in fact, I’m sure. You see, when I write (which is whenever I get the chance), I tend to write my heroines as theContinue reading “A Regency Heroine: Letty Burton”

My Kingdom for an Ounce of Free Time!

My Kingdom for an ounce of free time…..(apparently you can measure time in weight :-S ) As some of you may know, I’ve just started a degree in History which is just delightful. They are however, my lecturers that is, not afraid to throw reading at you. I now think it possible to drown inContinue reading “My Kingdom for an Ounce of Free Time!”

Aristocracy in the Regency

Who were the aristocracy? We hear a lot about Dukes, Earls, Viscounts etc in Regency Romances and even in the classics don’t we? This prolific use of aristocrats within the Regency genre can lead to a romanticised view of the aristocracy. With so many books crammed full of Dukes, Earls and Marquesses it’s easy toContinue reading “Aristocracy in the Regency”