Tag Archives: Nicholas Brisbane

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 I’m not here

Well, technically I am, but I’m packing to leave for New Mexico which ought to be a HOOT since I don’t do well at altitude and I have to give this creativity workshop for the first time…but I think we’re … Continue reading

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In which it is almost Midsummer…

No, your calendar isn’t wrong, but it’s very nearly time for MIDSUMMER NIGHT, the newest Lady Julia novella! November 1 is pub day, and I am beyond excited about this one. Why? Read on and find out… Midsummer in England–an … Continue reading

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In which you might want to make your house smell like Bellmont Abbey

When the holidays are upon them, the Marches like to celebrate in style, blending old traditions with new excess. One of the oldest traditions for them is the making of seasonal potpourri. Here is Aunt Hermia’s own recipe to make … Continue reading

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In which it’s novella time!

Since we’ve revisited all of the novels, it’s time to give the novellas some love! First off, here are answers to a few FAQs regarding the novellas: 1. Are they available in print editions? Short answer, no. 2. Will they … Continue reading

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In which we’re wrapping up THE DARK ENQUIRY

It’s time to relax with something to drink and a nice stack of books that all tie to THE DARK ENQUIRY. For Gypsies and Spiritualism: *GYPSY MAGIC Patrinella Cooper *TALKING TO THE DEAD Barbara Weisberg *OTHER POWERS Barbara Goldsmith *SPOOK … Continue reading

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In which it’s bonus day for THE DARK ENQUIRY

Today’s bonus piece is a little different. I wrote a paragraph I later cut from the manuscript for reasons I can no longer remember. But I saved it, and I’m posting it here today. It’s one of Julia’s reflective moments, … Continue reading

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In which it’s pin board day

Today I’m posting the Pinterest link for the board featuring THE DARK ENQUIRY. This book features Nicholas and Julia back in London, sleuthing around Highgate Cemetery and blowing things up…you know, as you do. The collage images are not as … Continue reading

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In which we have an excerpt

Haven’t read THE DARK ENQUIRY? Here’s what you’ve been missing! THE DARK ENQUIRY The First Chapter I will sit as quiet as a lamb.   King John London, September 1889 “Julia, what in the name of God is that terrible … Continue reading

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In which it’s time to make an enquiry…of the dark variety

Welcome, chickens, to THE DARK ENQUIRY week on the blog. This week we’re chatting about the most recent novel in the Lady Julia series, and it’s one I have a soft spot for since it’s the first book of mine … Continue reading

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