Breeches over petticoats? Regency brothels got you covered

While doing research for an upcoming Novella, I found it surprisingly difficult to find information about male sex workers during the regency period in England. There's quite a bit of information about the subject during the Victorian era, as well as, some references to Georgian times... but regency proved to be harder to pin down. … Continue reading Breeches over petticoats? Regency brothels got you covered

The Last Visit to the Tudor Court

I've enjoyed reading Philippa Gregory's historical novels ever since her release of "The Other Boleyn Girl." Not only are her books very well-researched and historically accurate but she really makes me sympathize with her main characters. "The Last Tudor" was the story of the three Grey sisters: Jane, Katherine and Mary. It's told from each … Continue reading The Last Visit to the Tudor Court

Unmasking ‘The Masqueraders’

As a die-hard Georgette Heyer fan, I often find myself re-reading the books that have given me countless hours of mirth and amusement. After discovering the fabulous world of audiobooks, I have found this to be a different yet highly entertaining way of re-reading some of my all-time favorites. I just finished listening to one of my top 3 … Continue reading Unmasking ‘The Masqueraders’

Skirting the World of the Demimonde

Not all prostitutes in Regency London were equal. Not only was there a difference in their background and how much they earned, they also had different lifestyles and priorities in life. As in many aspects of London society, there was a hierarchy in the prostitution profession. There were the streetwalkers who plied their trade on the streets, above … Continue reading Skirting the World of the Demimonde

A Gentleman’s Bidding Available in Audio

I'm exceedingly pleased to announce that my regency romance novel "A Gentleman's Bidding" is now available in Audiobook format. It's available on Audible, Amazon and iTunes. https://www.audible.com/pd/Romance/A-Gentlemans-Bidding-Audiobook/B078NFDH56 I was introduced to audiobooks roughly a year ago and at first I was pretty skeptical. I'm an avid reader and often skim through paragraphs as I read, and so I … Continue reading A Gentleman’s Bidding Available in Audio