The Regency Period and the Amish

I knew that I enjoyed telling the Jane Austen classics in the Amish setting for a reason that was deeper than loving the Regency period and having a lifelong passion for the Amish religion and culture. Now I know why: the two cultures are very similar, indeed! It’s not that far of a stretch. I… more goodness …

In Time for Halloween: Mixing My Austen with Vampiric Legends + a Giveaway of “Vampire Darcy’s Desire”

In Time for Halloween: Mixing My Austen with Vampiric Legends + a Giveaway of “Vampire Darcy’s Desire”

Mixing Austen and Vampires… In 2010, I wrote a vampire version of Pride and Prejudice entitled Vampire Darcy’s Desire. I know some of you do not like the idea of mixing Austen with paranormal elements. In truth, I was one of you at the time. When Ulysses Press “suggested” I write a vampiric adaptation, I… more goodness …

Lessons Learned from Jane and Charlotte

I have Charlotte Bronte on the brain. Really, all the Bronte sisters, but Charlotte prevails because, let’s face it, Jane Eyre prevails. So I was thinking yesterday about lessons I’ve learned through literature – and for me, even with Bronte (only Charlotte for the purposes of this discussion) on the brain, that includes Austen. I’ve… more goodness …

Winners of Brenda J. Webb’s “Off to Gretna Green” Giveaway

Brenda J. Webb is pleased to announce that LilMissMolly will receive an eBook copy of  Fitzwilliam Darcy: An Honourable Man and Joan will receive an eBook copy of Mr. Darcy’s Forbidden Love. Ladies, please contact Regina Jeffers at jeffersregina@gmail.com to claim your prize. In your message indicate to which email address the prize notice should be delivered.  more goodness …

Winner of Diana J. Oaks’ “Americanisms in JAFF” Giveaway

Diana J. Oaks is pleased to announce that KS will receive a lovely Darcy and Elizabeth salt and pepper shaker set as part of the “Americanisms in JAFF” Giveaway. KS, please contact Regina Jeffers at jeffersregina@gmail.com to claim your prize. In your message, please include a mailing address for the prize delivery. Congratulations!  more goodness …