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Thursday, 18 July 2013

Scribbles! The Famous Five Plus interview with Madalyn Morgan


Pauline Barclay said, 'As my latest book,  Storm Clouds Gathering  is set in 1965 I thought it would be great fun to take a peek at that amazing era. This week...'

Madalyn Morgan's favourite holiday memory on The Famous Five Plus blog.

It took me a few minutes to decide on my favourite holiday memory.   It has to be when, out of the blue, I was blessed by a Bishop in the Church of Nativity in Bethlehem.  The memory of my (adoptive) Dakota Sioux Grandma giving me my native name was very special too, as was the holiday I spent in Moscow with my late father.  But the favourite memory has to be of Bethlehem.  Click the link below to read more.

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Monday, 1 July 2013

Foxden Acres, Recently Read, The Independent

 
Foxden Acres, Recently Read in the Independent, online 
 
 
Researching The Women's Suffrage movement, for a possible article for St. Peter's Review, I Googled Emily Davidson. While reading about her in the Independent, I had a pleasant shock. Halfway down the page on the right hand side is 'Recently Read.' There's a pic of me and link to Foxden Acres on FB. There are also comments from author friends Elaine Everest, Bari Watts and Rebecca Woodhead.
 
 
Suffragette Emily Davison: The woman who would not be silenced.
 
 She was described as the most misunderstood woman of the 20th century. 
For the ruling establishment of post-Edwardian Britain she was undoubtedly one of the most dangerous.