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How did I come to be writing non-fiction in the History genre? Part One!

I have to say, firstly, that I never intended to write non-fiction.  There was often the thought that crossed my mind of not being clever enough but also the sheer amount of work needed.  Oh no, that wasn't me!  I was going to write short stories and novels galore, left alone in my own world … Continue reading How did I come to be writing non-fiction in the History genre? Part One!

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Abergavenny Castle

  Bathed in glorious sunshine on an unusually warm October day, sits the curtain wall remains of Abergavenny Castle, Monmouthshire.  Difficult to believe that this romantic, proud ruin signifies the site of one of the most infamous massacres in the history of the Welsh Marches ...   William de Braose, 4th Lord of Bramber probably … Continue reading Abergavenny Castle