Liars need good memories

Notes for my novel-in-progress: all things 18th century Europe, women in threes, dogs and snakes, odd biologies. Oh, and pieces of a soundtrack.
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peashooter85:

An Italian over and under double barrel flintlock pistol, mid 18th century.

More pistols . .. 

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peashooter85:

A bone and ivory inlaid flintlock pistol originating from England, 18th century.

Thinking today about the pistol set.

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francebeforepants1789:

that view though

Paris.
Also, I love the blog name “francebeforepants”.

francebeforepants1789:

that view though

Paris.

Also, I love the blog name “francebeforepants”.

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historical-hipster:

needsmoreresearch:

n-nevskaya-n:

thefabulousoriginal:

Are those leopard print breeches?

OMG, THOSE BREECHES.

The leopard print breeches appear again!

Annnnnnnndddd… That’s why France has been (and still is) the fashion [capital] of the world

Those are pretty fabulous. Might have to write some in …

historical-hipster:

needsmoreresearch:

n-nevskaya-n:

thefabulousoriginal:

Are those leopard print breeches?

OMG, THOSE BREECHES.

The leopard print breeches appear again!

Annnnnnnndddd… That’s why France has been (and still is) the fashion [capital] of the world

Those are pretty fabulous. Might have to write some in …

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This is one of those little writing things they never teach you in workshops/classes: the intricacies of international copyright law. Because a character in your story quotes the poems that helped shape her life, suddenly you are in a world of liability. Fingers crossed for success in the spring.

I am interviewed over at Rhonda Parrish’s website about my Fae story …

It is happening again.

It is happening again.

centuriespast:

Samuel Colman
American, 1832 - 1920
A Cloudy Day in Venice,
Etching, 4.75 x 7.5
Bell Gallery

thegentlemanscloset:

The irony of 18th century fashion. Here we have a wig, made of human hair. All the time spent by men and boys shaving their heads of their own hair, only to wear a wig made of human hair.

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La bastille en 1740

Visuals.

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