Category Archives: Social Justice

The new “The Man from Rome” film trailer starring Richard Armitage is riveting! May 03, 2022 Gratiana Lovelace (Post #1456)

https://vimeo.com/694177996/ae61ba0306 Wow!  Riveting movie trailer! I can’t wait to see the talented British actor Richard Armitage starring as Fr. Quart in “The Man from Rome”!  My cap above. And many thanks to TeresaA for sharing the trailer video link! Wishing … Continue reading

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“Winter Rental”, Ch. 10 (End):  Slipping away for some privacy,  by Gratiana Lovelace,  March 27, 2022 (Post #1454)    

[“Winter Rental” is an original contemporary romance story copyrighted by Gratiana Lovelace, 2022; All rights reserved.];    [(1) the “Winter Rental” story cover (left)]   [Author’s notes:  I cast my characters as I write my stories—to help myself and my readers … Continue reading

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Richard Armitage attended the WOS Awards with his White Boar Films producing partner Emily Marr, March 15, 2022 Gratiana Lovelace (Post #1453)

Thanks to Young_Ox_Libra for tweeting the scoop on White Boar Films producing partners talented British actor Richard Armitage and Emily Marr raising their company’s profile in attending the What’s on Stage Awards February 22, 2022–where Mr. Armitage was a Best … Continue reading

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Sexy Sir Guy Day SatuRdAy: Richard Armitage smouldering as Sir Guy of Gisborne in Romana55 video, March 05, 2022 Gratiana Lovelace (Post #1451)

Richard Armitage smouldering as Sexy Sir Guy of Gisborne is a real treat! Thanks to Romana55 for sharing her video with us! Wishing everyone a safe, healthy, and peaceful day!  Hugs  & Cheers!  Grati ;-> P.S.  I’m not likely to … Continue reading

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“Winter Rental”, Ch. 9:  A slight misunderstanding,  by Gratiana Lovelace,  February 27, 2022 (Post #1450)

  [“Winter Rental” is an original contemporary romance story copyrighted by Gratiana Lovelace, 2022; All rights reserved.];   [(1) the “Winter Rental” story cover (left)] [Author’s notes:  I cast my characters as I write my stories—to help myself and my readers … Continue reading

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Richard Armitage speaking with a credible American accent in tongue twister challenge video, February 24, 2022 Gratiana Lovelace (Post#1449)

   Listen to Richard Armitage doing a credible type of New England-ish American accent with tongue twisters in this 2020 video shared by Richard Armitage Army Mexico!  And he scored 152 points! Here’s the Audible version on You Tube: Thanks … Continue reading

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“Winter Rental”, Ch. 8:  Snuggling, and then some,  by Gratiana Lovelace,  February 20, 2022 (Post #1448) 

[“Winter Rental” is an original contemporary romance story copyrighted by Gratiana Lovelace, 2022; All rights reserved.];    [(1) the “Winter Rental” story cover (left)] [Author’s notes:  I cast my characters as I write my stories—to help myself and my readers … Continue reading

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“Winter Rental”, Ch. 7:  Post rescue–more couples time this week,  by Gratiana Lovelace,  February 13, 2022 (Post #1447)

[“Winter Rental” is an original contemporary romance story copyrighted by Gratiana Lovelace, 2022; All rights reserved.]; [(1) the “Winter Rental” story cover (left); other image credits are at the end of each chapter(s) post] [Author’s notes:  I cast my characters … Continue reading

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Richard Armitage launches White Boar Films production company with Emily Marr, February 09, 2022 Gratiana Lovelace (Post #1446)

Wow! Check out  the multi-talented British actor-writer-producer RichardArmitage‘s link for his new production company with Emily Marr–#WhiteBoarFilms–the link is also on his twitter home page:   https://www.whiteboarfilms.com/

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“Winter Rental”, Ch. 6:  Emergency on Pineridge Mountain,  by Gratiana Lovelace,  February 06, 2022 (Post #1445) 

  [“Winter Rental” is an original contemporary romance story copyrighted by Gratiana Lovelace, 2022; All rights reserved.]; [(1) the “Winter Rental” story cover (left); other image credits are at the end of each chapter(s) post]  [Author’s notes:  I cast my … Continue reading

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February weather blowing in Winter snow and sleet—with Richard Armitage cozy by the fire, by Gratiana Lovelace  February 01, 2022 (Post #1444)

We’re deep into the bitterly cold Winter season where I live.  And we’re due for some heavy snow and sleet the next three days.  8 to 12 inches might not seem like much, but the blustery 40 mph winds whip … Continue reading

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“Winter Rental”, Ch. 5:  More than cross country skiing for Connie & Eddie,  by Gratiana Lovelace,  January 30, 2022 (Post #1443)

[“Winter Rental” is an original contemporary romance copyrighted by Gratiana Lovelace, 2022; all rights reserved];  [(1) the “Winter Rental” story cover (left); other image credits are at the end of each chapter(s) post] [Author’s notes:  I cast my characters as … Continue reading

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Richard Armitage hugging Andi Osho in “Stay Close” gif and “A Castle for Christmas” sequel storyline  suggestions by Gratiana Lovelace, January 27, 2022 (Post #1442) 

Oh, to be British actress Andi Osho and hugging British actor Richard Armitage in this “Stay Close” gif shared by M Eloisa Ruiz via Andi Osho! We’re a gif 😜 https://t.co/HKE6AcXeMb — TheAndiOshow (@andiosho) January 26, 2022 Now if my … Continue reading

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“Winter Rental”, Ch. 4: After breakfast negotiations,  by Gratiana Lovelace,  January 21, 2022 (Post #1441)

[“Winter Rental” is an original contemporary romance copyrighted by Gratiana Lovelace, 2022; all rights reserved];   [(1) the “Winter Rental” story cover (left) image credits are at the end of each chapter(s) post] [Author’s note:  I cast my characters as I … Continue reading

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“Winter Rental”, Ch. 3: Dream lovers lead to morning cuddles,  by Gratiana Lovelace,  January 15, 2022 (Post #1439)

[“Winter Rental” is an original contemporary romance copyrighted by Gratiana Lovelace, 2022; all rights reserved];  [(1) the “Winter Rental” story cover (left) image credits are at the end of each chapter post]  [Author’s note:  I cast my characters as I … Continue reading

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“Winter Rental”, Ch. 0 Prologue, Ch. 1 Snow Falls and the ski tourists return, Ch. 2 Dinner ends unexpectedly  by Gratiana Lovelace, January 10, 2022 (Post #1438) 

[“Winter Rental” is an original contemporary romance  story copyrighted by Gratiana Lovelace, 2022; All rights reserved.]; [(1) the “Winter Rental” story cover (below left) image credits are at the end of each chapter(s) post]  [Author’s note:  I cast my characters … Continue reading

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Richard Armitage’s new  “Stay Close” mystery series premieres at Midnight tonight  on Netflix; and RA’s 2022 New Year wishes, December 31, 2021  Gratiana Lovelace (Post #1436)

    Are you looking for a way to usher in the new year of 2022 with a bang?  But comfortably in your jammies at home? Then tune into Netflix at midnight tonight for the premiere of  the talented British … Continue reading

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“Seeking the Niceties of Marriage”, Ch. 25 End & Epilogue:  Babies, etc.,  by Gratiana Lovelace, December 30, 2021 (Post #1435)  

(An original Regency Romance story copyrighted by Gratiana Lovelace, 2021; All rights reserved); [(1) story cover below left] [Illustrations:  I cast my stories as I write them.  So from time to time, I will illustrate my story with actors and … Continue reading

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“Seeking the Niceties of Marriage”, Ch. 24:  Christmas Blessings, Part 3,  by Gratiana Lovelace, December 24, 2021 (Post #1434) 

(An original Regency Romance story copyrighted by Gratiana Lovelace, 2021; All rights reserved); [(1) story cover below left] [Illustrations:  I cast my stories as I write them.  So from time to time, I will illustrate my story with actors and … Continue reading

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“Seeking the Niceties of Marriage”, Ch. 23:  Christmas Blessings, Part 2,  by Gratiana Lovelace, December 19, 2021 (Post #1433)

(An original Regency Romance story copyrighted by Gratiana Lovelace, 2021; All rights reserved); [(1) story cover below left] [Illustrations:  I cast my stories as I write them.  So from time to time, I will illustrate my story with actors and … Continue reading

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Richard Armitage teases aspects of his Stay Close role in Hello Magazine Video Interview, December 14, 2021 Gratiana Lovelace (Post #1432) 

  Love the talented British actor Richard Armitage‘s take on his role of Ray Levine the photographer in “Stay Close” with his new video interview (with transcript) from Hello Magazine!  And I can’t wait to see more of the character’s … Continue reading

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Richard Armitage nominated for a What’s on Stage Award for his role of Dr. Astrov in Uncle Vanya, December 10, 2021 Gratiana Lovelace  (Post #1431) 

Excitingly, another acting nomination rolls in for the talented British actor Richard Armitage! This  time, Richard Armitage  earned a Whats On Stage Award nomination for his character portrayal of Dr. Astrov (right) in the play Uncle Vanya in 2020.  Wow! … Continue reading

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A smoulderingly poignant Richard Armitage as Sir Guy gif, December 07, 2021 Gratiana Lovelace (Post #1430)

Love this subtle British actor Richard Armitage portraying a smoulderingly poignant Sir Guy of Gisborne gif shared by Antonella Montanari! Thanks for sharing! Sir Guy looks so sad and hurt here. Don’t you just want to “kiss him and make … Continue reading

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New Netflix “Stay Close” poster with four lead actors featured on it, including Richard Armitage, December 03, 2021 Gratiana Lovelace (Post #1429) 

Thanks to the talented  British actor Richard Armitage for his retweet sharing the Netflix link for the new Stay Close miniseries poster from Netflix below: Wow! Love that this poster features Richard Armitage (lower left) as Ray the photographer as … Continue reading

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December 2021 Holiday SAL blog sidebar wallpaper features Richard Armitage enjoying cider, December 01, 2021 by Gratiana Lovelace (Post #1428) 

  Way back when I started my SAL blog here in August of 2011, I had just started playing around with making wallpapers of the talented British actor Richard Armitage and his character portrayals. So in revisiting some of the … Continue reading

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