A note to say that I handed in my story of Mahelt Marshal and Hugh Bigod today. To Defy a King is now officially into the next stage of production i.e. out of the writer's hand and heading (6 drafts later!) into the world.
Location research. Me at Castle Rising - which will feature in my Empress Matilda/Adeliza novel
With Jilll Mansell at The Reform Club during a dinner hosted by Sourcebooks owner Dominique Raccah. It had been pouring with rain and my hair had reacted by doing its own thing. It was straight when I set out from home that morning!
With friend and fellow author Penny Jordan at Whittington Castle
Putting the show on the Road: Folkestone Library
working on copy edits away from the PC
Akashic Record Session with Alison King.
book signing in WH Smiths
Visiting Pickering Castle while researching
Living the history with Regia Anglorum
With 'The Deity' who runs my Yahoo reader list.
South Shields Library
RNA event at South Shields Library with Sue Moorcroft, Judy Astley,Benita Brown and two of the lovely library staff.
Paying respects at the tomb of William Marshal at the Temple Church in London
With author Isolde Martin at the RNA Conference in Leicester
With reading buddy Tamara Mazzei, over from the USA and visiting the burial place of Nicola de la Haye at Swaton in Lincolnshire
A fellow family member investigates a medieval well!
Among a Gathering at the Cavalry and Guards Club for the launch of Loves Me Loves Me Not