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A lovely Sir Guy & Lady Marian heart wallpaper via Marian Gisborne, January 27, 2023 Gratiana Lovelace (Post #1508) 

  Lady Marian only has to look in Sir Guy’s direction and he is drawn to her once more–his love and lust for her burning like a rekindled fire. They were an ill fated pairing from the beginning.  But oh … Continue reading

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“A Lonesome Lord” (Regency Romance), Prologue through Ch. 01: , An interrupted sojourn home, January 22, 2023 by Gratiana Lovelace (Post #1507) 

(all rights reserved by Gratiana Lovelace; copyrighted 2023); [(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  or illustrations, including:  Richard Armitage as … Continue reading

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“Winter Rental”, Ch. 11 (Epilogue):  New Beginnings,  by Gratiana Lovelace,  December 31, 2022 (Post #1505) 

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

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“A Castle Wedding for Christmas 2”, Ch. 09 End/Epilogue: Another wedding before a bright new year, by Gratiana Lovelace,  December 30, 2022  (Post #1504)  

(An original Contemporary Romance fan fic story copyrighted by Gratiana Lovelace, 2022; 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 … Continue reading

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Richard Armitage as Fr. Quart in The Man From Rome featured on Aussie dvd cover & trailer, December 29, 2022 Gratiana Lovelace  (Post #1503) 

Now this is a great film poster/dvd cover art for The Man From Rome film released in 2022  and featuring Richard Armitage as Fr. Quart on the cover art for the Aussie dvd release! RABulgaria’s caption:  “The Man from Rome … Continue reading

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“A Castle Wedding for Christmas 2”, Ch. 08: Ewan learns about his Dunbar family heritage and gift of legacy, by Gratiana Lovelace, December 27, 2022  (Post #1502) 

(An original Contemporary Romance fan fic story copyrighted by Gratiana Lovelace, 2022; 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 … Continue reading

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“A Castle Wedding for Christmas 2”, Ch. 07: A Christmas Eve Castle Dun Dunbar Wedding and Village Party, by Gratiana Lovelace, December 24, 2022  (Post #1501)  

(An original Contemporary Romance fan fic story copyrighted by Gratiana Lovelace, 2022; All rights reserved)  [(1) story cover top left]  [Illustrations:  I cast my stories as I write them.  So from time to time, I will illustrate my story with … Continue reading

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“A Castle Wedding for Christmas 2”, Ch. 06: Helen recovers and another family secret is revealed, by Gratiana Lovelace, December 22, 2022  (Post #1500)  

“A Castle Wedding for Christmas 2”, Ch. 06: Helen recovers and another family secret is revealed, by Gratiana Lovelace, December 22, 2022  (Post #1500)   (An original Contemporary Romance fan fic story copyrighted by Gratiana Lovelace, 2022; All rights reserved)  [(1) … Continue reading

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Happy Holidays 2022 from Richard Armitage’s Tik Tok Video, December 19, 2022 Gratiana Lovelace (Post #1499)  

  I loved seeing this 2022 Happy Holidays video from Richard Armitage via his Twitter link!   And I hope that you do, too! And here is RCA’s tweet with his tik tok video link in it!  Check out rcarmitageofficial's video! … Continue reading

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“A Castle Wedding for Christmas 2”, Ch. 05: Duke Myles and son Ewan seek to heal their breach, by Gratiana Lovelace, December 18, 2022  (Post #1498) 

(An original Contemporary Romance fan fic story copyrighted by Gratiana Lovelace, 2022; All rights reserved)  [(1) story cover top left]   [Illustrations:  I cast my stories as I write them.  So from time to time, I will illustrate my story with … Continue reading

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Seasons Greetings with some Richard Armitage Art by Ann Boudreau, December 16, 2022 Gratiana Lovelace (Post #1497)

  I greatly admire the RA fan artworks of Ann Boudreau (check AnnB’s photos out on Facebook)!  So I have selected some of my favorite of her holiday/season Richard Armitage artworks to share. Enjoy!   Do you have some favorite … Continue reading

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“A Castle Wedding for Christmas 2”, Ch. 04: Navigating a father and son reunion, part 2:  Weathering a crisis together, by Gratiana Lovelace, December 13, 2022 (Post #1496)

  (An original Contemporary Romance fan fic story copyrighted by Gratiana Lovelace, 2022; All rights reserved)  [(1) story cover top left]  [Illustrations:  I cast my stories as I write them.  So from time to time, I will illustrate my story … Continue reading

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“A Castle Wedding for Christmas 2”, Ch. 03: Navigating a father and son reunion, part 1:  Stay the course, by Gratiana Lovelace,  December 11, 2022 (Post #1495)

(An original Contemporary Romance fan fic story copyrighted by Gratiana Lovelace, 2022; All rights reserved)  [(1) story cover top left]   [Illustrations:  I cast my stories as I write them.  So from time to time, I will illustrate my story with … Continue reading

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Happy 10th Anniversary to Richard Armitage and his THAUJ castmates! December 09, 2022 Gratiana Lovelace (Post #1494)

Happy 10th Anniversary of THAUJ, to #RichardArmitage and his cast mates!   https://twitter.com/RCArmitage/status/1600629391364595714   Thanks to Fabo Laktuko for finding this gem of a Cast & Creatives ensemble portrait from the THAUJ 2012 NYC premiere!   Time for a #TheHobbitTrilogy … Continue reading

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“A Castle Wedding for Christmas 2”, Introduction & Ch. 01 by Gratiana Lovelace, December 04, 2022 (Post #1492)

(An original Contemporary Romance fan fic story copyrighted by Gratiana Lovelace, 2022; All rights reserved)  [(1) story cover top left]  [Illustrations:  I cast my stories as I write them.  So from time to time, I will illustrate my story with … Continue reading

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Sizzling Sexy SatuRdAy!  Richard Armitage and Charlie Murphy steam up the screen in “Obsession”, November 26, 2022 Gratiana Lovelace (Post #1491)  

The upcoming 2023 four episode Netflix British series “Obsession” looks to be quite smouldering, sizzling, sexy, and steamy (see pix below, Grati edit)! The multi-talented British actor Richard Armitage (above right) portrays a soon to be father-in-law  who enters into … Continue reading

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THTHT—Richard Armitage contemplative Sir Guy BW portrait, November 22, 2022 Gratiana Lovelace (Post#1490) 

Thanks to TeresaA. for resharing her Nov.19, 2016 FB post of this wonderfully contemplative BW portrait of the multi-talented British actor/writer/producer  Richard Armitage as Sir Guy of Gisborne in extreme closeup by Nightshadow!   Oh those eyes!  Sighhh! Wishing everyone a … Continue reading

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Stun Day Sunday! New RA Selfie … with Chocolate!  November 13, 2022  Gratiana Lovelace (Post #1489)

 Love this latest Richard Armitage Selfie combining his handsomeness, small smile, and chocolate candy–with a word pun related to his newly authored & performed  audiobook “Geneva”!  LOL!  Love his wit, too!  Thanks for sharing, RCA! Image link (Nov09-2022): https://twitter.com/RCArmitage/status/1590319111405379584 Wishing … Continue reading

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THUD Thursday!  New silver fox Richard Armitage  Selfie in front of the Agrippa Pantheon in Rome, November 10, 2022 Gratiana Lovelace (Post #1488) 

 Thanks to Teresa Armitage for sharing RABulgaria’s recent new  Richard Armitage selfie portrait! The multi-talented British actor/author/producer Richard Armitage is such a silver fox!  And he’s standing in front of the Marcus Agrippa Pantheon in Rome!  Talk about atmosphere! Wishing … Continue reading

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Sassy Films video trailer for Richard Armitage’s audiobook “Geneva” is very suspenseful, November 05, 2022 Gratiana Lovelace (Post #1487) 

 Love this video trailer dramatising some of the suspenseful moments in the multi-talented British actor/writer/producer Richard Armitage’s new audiobook story “Geneva”! Thanks to Richard Armitage for retweeting the Sassy Films link below! A Nobel-Prize winning scientist, a biotech conference in … Continue reading

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New Richard Armitage portrait in wide ranging Hello Magazine interview article, October 30, 2022 Gratiana Lovelace (Post #1486)

Gorgeous Richard Armitage portrait via Hello Magazine’s October 27th wonderful wide ranging interview (see image below).  And thanks to Robin Lynn Thomsen for pointing me to it! And British actor/writer/producer Richard Armitage is such a self-effacing, humble guy (see an … Continue reading

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Richard Armitage’s White Boar Films bought the rights to produce Joy Ellis’ Jackman & Evans Mysteries for tv, October 26, 2022 Gratiana Lovelace (Post #1485)

The multi-talented actor/writer/producer Richard Armitage  tweet liked the retweet by the Lorella Belli Agency Ltd’s Joy Ellis announcement below of his production company White Boar Films bringing her Jackman & Evans mysteries to tv—and with him starring in them!  Cool … Continue reading

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New Richard Armitage Audible interview about his new book “Geneva”, October 24, 2022 Gratiana Lovelace (Post #1484)

Thanks to Audible for sharing this new Richard Armitage interview about his new book Geneva! Wishing everyone a safe, healthy, & peaceful day!  Hugs & Love!   Grati;->

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“The Man from Rome” cast line up for film premiere press event! October 20, 2022  Gratiana Lovelace (Post #1483)

Thanks to RABrazil for sharing this video (click link to Facebook video) of the cast of  “The Man from Rome” (La Piel del Tambor) lining up for the film premiere press event!  My screenshots are below: And yup!  The multi-talented … Continue reading

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Twofer Tuesday! #RichardArmitage and a new #HerculePoirot mystery audiobook! October 04, 2022 Gratiana Lovelace (Post #1482)

The multi-talented British actor/writer/producer Richard Armitage (image below) reading a new Hercule Poirot audiobook–RA’s 4th HP! And I can’t wait to listen to it! https://twitter.com/RABulgaria/status/1577199134586830848 Thanks to RABulgaria for the link! Wishing everyone a safe, healthy, & peaceful day! Hugs … Continue reading

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