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The Critics Were Wrong-Reign

Writing a historical drama for television is like walking a fine line. One hand, there has to be a certain level of accuracy. But on the other hand, the story should be engaging so as not to feel like a documentary. 167 more words

TV Review

Book Review: “Bess of Hardwick ~Empire Builder” by Mary S. Lovell

The Freelance History Writer is scheduled to go to the United Kingdom later this year on a tour following in the footsteps of Mary Queen of Scots. 623 more words

Book Reviews

Medieval mermaids

Medieval mermaids are a long way from Ariel in the Hans Christian Anderson’s tale of the Little Mermaid.  There’s quite a sting in the tail (oh dear – sorry). 294 more words

Mary Queen Of Scots

Reign Greer and CastleRoy

I really like Lord CastleRoy so watch him turn out to be evil or something!!!

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The CW

Letter Written by Sir George Talbot, Earl of Shrewsbury to His Wife, Bess of Hardwick, 1568

In 1567, Mary Queen of Scots was forced to abdicate her throne to her infant son James. In 1568, after several attempts to regain the throne, Mary chose to flee Scotland and enter England, calling on Queen Elizabeth I for sanctuary and aid. 708 more words

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