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LIBRE PALEY is the author of sensual, intelligent romance and erotic romance, often with a psychological edge. She currently lives and works in England, but spent many years residing in a number of countries overseas before returning to her roots. Her home is overlooked by the windswept and sometimes wild moorlands in rural North Lancashire, a brooding and stark landscape from which she derives much inspiration. A life-long book-lover, Libre writes out of sheer enjoyment. The type of romance and erotica she prefers is honest and sensory. She believes that women need to fantasise and to cast off any sexual shame. Libre is a nickname given in childhood, deriving from her ‘Sunday best’ name of Elizabeth, used when she is not on her best behavi ...more

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Libre Paley I have been lucky in having more ideas than I have time to write at the moment. Writer's block is only ever temporary, so I can change activity half a…moreI have been lucky in having more ideas than I have time to write at the moment. Writer's block is only ever temporary, so I can change activity half an hour and get back into writing.(less)
Libre Paley A third book in my 'Rites' series, following All-Hallows' Eve Rites and The Rites of Midwinter, set in late-nineteenth century Transylvania, which wil…moreA third book in my 'Rites' series, following All-Hallows' Eve Rites and The Rites of Midwinter, set in late-nineteenth century Transylvania, which will be the continuing adventures of the unapologetic Gabriela.(less)
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Advent calendar 2: the tree in winter

‘The wet dawn inks are doing their blue dissolve.On their blotter of fog the treesSeem a botanical drawing.’– Sylvia Path from Winter Trees Today’s image: The tree Sylvia Plath‘s poem Winter Trees, like others in the collection of the same name, describes a contest between darkness and light. I particularly love that metaphor: ‘On their … Continue reading Advent calendar 2: the tree in winter Read more of this blog post »
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Now I’ve begun to read Lisa Jewell, I am keen to read more. She appears to specialise in family tensions – particularly families that harbour dark secrets and have twisted histories to explore. And histories don’t come much more twisted than that of ...more
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Voltaire
“It is forbidden to kill; therefore all murderers are punished unless they kill in large numbers and to the sound of trumpets.”
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