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The Wenches do the Austenesque Extravaganza

We would like to thank Meredith for the kind invitation to participate in the August 2011, Austenesque Extravaganza. It is truly an honour to be numbered among this exceptional list of authors. Of course, the invitation to take part came with a certain amount of angst and pressure as we agonized over choosing the subject […]

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The Twixt Picture

Some details of pictures become just as or even more famous than the main painting itself: the cherubs on Raphael’s Sistine Madonna or the hands of Adam and God in Michelangelo’s Creation of Adam. We have to admit the two putti, symbolizing heavenly and earthly love, sitting on the floor by Danae’s bed in Correggio’s […]

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Twixt is Challenged!

We are so happy, flattered and excited to note that the highly discerning ladies of Austenprose have added Twixt Two Equal Armies on their Reading Challenge List for 2011: http://austenprose.com/2010/12/29/historical-fiction-reading-challenge-2011/ There it is, our baby, together with 24 other very distinguished works. We take a bow and submit our labour of love for your reading […]

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I want to go to…

If we could, we would travel the world. Our fancy would take us to exotic and fascinating destinations at a whim. We would visit the most beautiful locations, best restaurants, cafés and, ahem… watering holes. We would seek out the most enthralling exhibitions, museums and attractions, the most beguiling scenery and the most soothing and […]

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To Begin our Posting with the Beginning of our Posting…

So here’s the story of how we met and started writing, as we plan to tell it to our enthralled grandchildren one day. We’ll sit them down, wide-eyed and eager, we’ll brush off the crumbs and foam from our thin lips with the backs of our withered hands, and after spending a few minutes berating […]

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