Monthly Archives: August 2014

In which we talk about the future

Reader Alice had a second query that is similar to questions from Make Kay and Michelle via Facebook. Here’s Alice’s question: My second question is probably expected. 🙂 I love, love the Julia Grey series! I really love the direction … Continue reading

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In which we talk reviews

Today we have a reader question from Alice: Hi Deanna! My question might be rather obvious but it is something I’ve always wanted to know about authors. My question is, how much do you pay attention to reader reviews? For … Continue reading

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In which we get to talk about clothes

For reader question month, Megan B wanted to know: Where do you get your ideas for what the characters wear? Oh, the clothes are so much fun to play with! Since I tend to stick with a time period for … Continue reading

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In which we’re talking research

Continuing with reader question month, Aimee Celeste asked: You do a lot of great research for your novels. What are your favorite resources for historical details, particularly in the time periods you write in? I have a wide variety of … Continue reading

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In which we talk travel

Reader question month continues with this query from Carroll R: I better get one in at least–I loved the description of Damascus, the bazaars and the restaurant where they ate and the feeling of being there in that time—-What did … Continue reading

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In which we’re talking about movies

August is reader question month on the blog. Reader Sarah Schemansky wrote: Hello! I am a new reader of your books! I just finished reading Whisper Of Jasmine and City Of Jasmine. I just picked up A copy of A … Continue reading

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In which we’re having a beach party

Sunday at 8pm eastern, I’ll be chatting at the Writerspace beach party–come visit!

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In which we’re talking the Vespiary

We’re doing reader questions this month, and MP Vadel wrote: So, the Vespiary series. I have absolutely delighted in the development of this series, and even more so, in how the Lady Julia series and this new series have been … Continue reading

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In which it’s time for reader questions

God, I love August. Every year I turn the blog over to readers to ask what they like. Today’s question comes courtesy of Benedetta: I’m an italian reader…so i’m sorry becouse i’ll probably make some mistakes.. i’ve just read “wuthering … Continue reading

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