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In the reign of Henry VIII, the monarch tolerated little critisism from both his council and subjects. However I wonder what would have happened if Henry had listened to this short account form his spectoral brother one night. This is a propective short account form Arthur Tudor to his brother… Read More

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This poem explores the tragic tale of Katherine Howard. Read More
This is my take on the final moments of one of the most renowned women in English history - Anne Boleyn Read More
Book review for "The Boleyn Inheritance" by Philippa Gregory. Three Women Who Share One Fate: The Boleyn Inheritance Anne of Cleves: She runs from her tiny country, her hateful mother, and her abusive brother to a throne whose last three occupants are dead. King Henry VIII, her new husband, instantly… Read More
A review for Philippa Gregory's "The Other Boleyn Girl." When Mary Boleyn comes to court as an innocent girl of fourteen, she catches the eye of Henry VIII. Dazzled by the king, Mary falls in love with both her golden prince and her growing role as unofficial queen. However, she… Read More

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August 09, 2011

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The Duchy of Derby has witnessed more royal intrigue than you could ever imagine. Thomas Cheddar, son of Lawrence Cheddar, is waiting for his father to die so he can become Duke of Derby. His younger brother, Samuel, is a greedy man who married his dead wife's sister, Mabel, who… Read More

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This is one of those stories that, like "Dreamwalker", is difficult to catergorise. I've therefore placed it under horror but really, its more Ghost Story than anything else. After a brief scuffle with a down and out at the mouth of a city alleyway, a young man heads into its… Read More
Welcome to the small town of Campbell,and just beyond it, the Midnight Lagoon. When Katherine "Kate" McEthan was six years old, she stumbled upon a boy abandoned on the side of the road. Eleven years later they're grown up and strange secrets about the boy she calls Mason are starting… Read More
i wrote this for english homework, its about a 16th century haunted manor house, and strange goings on. Read More
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