Author Archives: Brenda J Webb

Announcing the Winners of Brenda Webb’s “Darcy and Elizabeth: A Promise Kept” Giveaway

Announcing the Winners of Brenda Webb’s “Darcy and Elizabeth: A Promise Kept” Giveaway

Austen Authors is happy to announce the winners of an eBook copy of Brenda Webb‘s latest release: Darcy and Elizabeth: A Promise Kept. Linda Waltman, debraperrin8763, Glynis, and Michelle Woods, please contact Regina Jeffers at jeffersregina@gmail.com to claim your prize. Congratulations, Ladies!!!   more goodness …

Who You Really Are?

Who You Really Are?

After my last blog post, I heard from so many fellow writers, and a good many friends, who said that they were introverts, too. Many came as a surprise, especially among the writers I know and admire. In hindsight, I fear that I assumed that most writers were extroverts because of their ability to promote… more goodness …

Resolving Not To Resolve

Resolving Not To Resolve

  Have you already broken your New Year’s resolutions? I confess that I haven’t! Of course, that’s simply because I never made any. I used to make resolutions when I was younger, but then I realized I lacked the “want to” to follow through. The carton below represents my current way of dealing with those… more goodness …

Winners of Brenda Webb’s “Christmases Past” Giveaway

Austen Authors is happy to announce the winners of Brenda Webb‘s “Christmases Past” Giveaway. Brenda claims two winners: LilMissMolly will receive a lovely 2016 Jane Austen Illustrated Calendar from JT Originals 2016, while Maureen C will receive a Pride and Prejudice Christmas Tree Ornament pair of Darcy and Elizabeth. Ladies, please contact Regina Jeffers at jeffersregina@gmail.com to claim your prize.… more goodness …

Christmases Past & A Giveaway

Christmases Past & A Giveaway

One tradition I love most this time of year is watching Christmas movies—some I have watched every year since I was a child. My favorites are the older movies: It’s A Wonderful Life, Miracle on 34th Street (1947 version), The Bishop’s Wife (Cary Grant version), A Christmas Carol (George C. Scott version), White Christmas and… more goodness …

Thanksgiving Nostalgia

When I realized that my post this month would fall on Thanksgiving, I had two thoughts. First, that everyone might be too busy cooking and eating to read it and, second, that Thanksgiving has nothing to do with the Regency stories I love to write. While there were harvest festivals and such, there were no… more goodness …

 The Gentleman’s Clubs

 The Gentleman’s Clubs

Mention White’s, Boodle’s or Brooks’s in a story and my ears perk up. At once I picture staid facades hiding smoke-filled rooms and intrigue amid expensive carpets, wallpapers, and leather and mahogany furniture. When I read of Mr. Darcy being offered a cigar or glass of brandy, or having supper whilst talking business with his… 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 …

Off to Gretna Green and a giveaway!

Off to Gretna Green and a giveaway!

Do you just love those scenes in Jane Austen fanfiction where a couple we care about elopes to Gretna Green? Whether it’s Darcy and Elizabeth or some other couple we are rooting for, it seems so romantic to picture them rushing off to be married. Of course, we also cringe when a naughty couple such… more goodness …