Posts Tagged: romance novels

Today I welcome fellow historical romance author, Brenda B. Taylor, to talk about researching her latest release, A Highland Emerald. Researching A Highland Emerald After retirement I became interested in genealogical research and began researching family ancestry. The lives of my ancestors grabbed my interest and curiosity. I researched and traveled to their homelands then… more

My research has propelled me forward into the Victorian era, a time period rich with innovation, discovery, and downright oddity.  Like today’s topic: the bathing machine. Victorian thinking could not be stretched so far as to think a woman might actually enjoy a dip into the ocean, romping through the waves, or, God forbid, swimming. … more