Category Archives: Jane Austen

“Somerset:  A Time to Love”, Ch. 26 (PG-13, D):  Hope,  December 28, 2017 Gratiana Lovelace (Post #1130)

(“Somerset:  A Time to Love” is an original contemporary romance copyrighted by Gratiana Lovelace, 2017;  All rights reserved)  [(1) story cover, left] Author’s Dramatic Content Note:  I write romantic love stories for adults, aged 18 and older.  So most of … Continue reading

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THUD Thursday:  Richard Armitage Style,  July 13, 2017  Gratiana Lovelace (Post #1076)

I am a woman of a certain age and of certain sensibilities—of the Jane Austen variety.  I like my male romantic leads in stories that I read—and that I write—to be: effortlessly handsome yet not narcissistic about his appearance; as … Continue reading

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“Somerset:  A Time to Love”, Ch. 01:  Trying to be more fun,  July 01, 2017 Gratiana Lovelace (Post #1072)

(An original story copyrighted by Gratiana Lovelace; All rights reserved)  [(1) story cover, left] Author’s Dramatic Content Note:  I write romantic love stories for adults, aged 18 and older.  So most of the chapters will be PG-13 due to mature … Continue reading

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Lady Susan, Accomplished Flirt, Husband Stealer, Unbridled Tongue, What’s not to Love & Friendship? July 01, 2016 Gratiana Lovelace (Post #930)

  “If she were going to be jealous, she should not have married such a charming man.”  And thus Lady Susan Vernon–portrayed with delightfully unrepentant coquettish  ennui by Kate Beckinsale (previously seen in the 1996 Jane Austen tv film Emma) … Continue reading

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