Book Review, nonfiction, Uncategorized

Medieval Murder ~ The Victim

Pen & Sword Books 2020 Chapter 2 Chapter 2 of Murder During the Hundred Years' War introduces the victim, Sir William Cantilupe. We know nothing of his childhood and early years from a personal perspective, and so this chapter takes a broader view, putting his life in context of the events he lived through. What… Continue reading Medieval Murder ~ The Victim

Author Interview, Gothic Fiction, Pagham-verse, weird fiction

Author Interviews ~ C. M. Rosens (it me!!)

C. M. Rosens is my pen-name for fiction - I publish academic and nonfiction titles under my legal name.I write contemporary Gothic Weird fiction that comes broadly under the 'Horror' genre, and you can find all my work on this page! My pronouns are she/her although I'm more quoigender than anything. C. M. Rosens is… Continue reading Author Interviews ~ C. M. Rosens (it me!!)

Author Interview

Queer Superheroes: Interview with Amara Lynn

Author Bio Amara Lynn has always been a quiet daydreamer. Coming up with characters and worlds since childhood, Amara eventually found an outlet in writing. Amara loves anything to do with pirates, villains and superheroes, and angels and demons.Amara is addicted to music and gets the most inspiration from moving songs and lyrics. When not… Continue reading Queer Superheroes: Interview with Amara Lynn


Medieval Murder ~ The Discovery of A Body 1375

Pen & Sword Books, 2020 Chapter 1 In exploring Sir William's 14thC context, this book necessarily touches upon a variety of issues that some readers may find distressing or difficult, including domestic violence and sexual assault, and, where Sir William's brother Nicholas is concerned, negative attitudes towards and traumatic consequences of the discovery of his… Continue reading Medieval Murder ~ The Discovery of A Body 1375


Medieval Murder: Nonfiction Spotlight

As I'm taking a Romancing the Gothic lecture on Saturday 17th July 2021 on GOTHIC HISTORIES AND HISTORICAL GOTHIC: MEDIEVAL TO MODERN WALES, I thought I'd take a dive into nonfiction with you all for a while! Sign up for the July Romancing the Gothic classes, including mine, here. As the weeks go on, I'm… Continue reading Medieval Murder: Nonfiction Spotlight