His Way Home

It’s my great pleasure to offer Part 10 in ‘His Way Home’, a round-robin short story being written by Harper Impulse authors. One by one we have been adding a few hundred words to a story sparked by the picture below, and now here we are, the penultimate part! If you’re new to the story, […]


Here lies our Sovereign Lord the King

Having recently finished Marci Jefferson’s Girl on the Golden Coin about the Restoration Court’s superstar, Frances Stuart, I’ve had the charming, irrepressible Charles II on my mind. Charles is of course famous for his mistresses and his excesses – he certainly earned the moniker “The Merry Monarch”, particularly coming as he did after the stringent […]