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Yvonne Payne I'm writing a follow up to Kritsotopoula, Girl of Kritsa, that will act as a prequel and sequel. The working title is Rodanthe's Gift and covers…moreI'm writing a follow up to Kritsotopoula, Girl of Kritsa, that will act as a prequel and sequel. The working title is Rodanthe's Gift and covers events after the two-day battle just outside of Kritsa when Christians fought against Ottoman oppressors and their Arab allies.(less)
Yvonne Payne My current and pending novels are set on the Greek island of Crete and as I am lucky enough to spend large chunks of time there, I go for a walk.…moreMy current and pending novels are set on the Greek island of Crete and as I am lucky enough to spend large chunks of time there, I go for a walk. Sometimes a walk around the village of Kritsa, the 'home' of my heroine is enough. If I need to work out something tougher, then a trek in the mountains or through a gorge usually sorts me out. I 'write' in my head as I walk along and then type it up later.(less)
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