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I’ve decided to take a wee break from blogging this month – for various reasons, but mainly because I’ve signed up for Camp NaNoWriMo so I’m planning to spend the month working on my writing project. 227 more words


On this day in 1543 - The treaty of Greenwich was signed

The Treaty of Greenwich was signed on 1st July 1543 between England and Scotland, the treaty was put forward after the Scottish defeat at Solway Moss the November before. 285 more words

Tudor Chronicles

The Treaty of Greenwich, the Rough Wooing and Beyond

On the 1st of July 1543 the Treaty of Greenwich was signed which stipulated that the future King of England, Prince Edward Tudor would marry the Queen of Scots, Mary (I) Stewart. 1,524 more words


On this day in 1585 - Henry Percy, 8th Earl of Northumberland died.

Henry Percy, 8th Earl of Northumberland was born in 1532 at Newburn Manor, he was the second son of Sir Thomas Percy and his wife Eleanor Harbottle. 798 more words

Tudor Chronicles

1562 - 1563: From One Imprisonment to Another

Mary and Bothwell

Despite the best efforts of his great-uncle Patrick, Bothwell was imprisoned in Edinburgh for four months. Lord James took advantage of his absence to journey to Hawick, where he arrested fifty three men loyal to Bothwell, drowning or otherwise executing them all. 453 more words


Thoughts on Plots: Reign

In the effort of full disclosure, I will say that I love Reign. It’s my first ever CW show, but I┬álove the acting, the story, the wardrobe, and the semi-historical nature of the show. 990 more words



In my end is my beginning (motto of Mary, Queen of Scots)

Endings are not always a bad thing. They can be a pathway to new, positive life experiences. 175 more words