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    Birthday Treats Continue: Sequel Blurb!

    Scotland church…. *sigh* so beautiful! [image via] Today we have a very special treat. I’ve teased with short blurbs from the sequel before (see the short excerpt here) but today, I thought we’d dive into the first chapter. The first FULL chapter. Not just three hundred words but a full 980 words. :0) One thing to note is that this is also the first time that my editor will be seeing this so, um, yeah grammar/spelling has not been fixed yet. :0) The Legend of Lady MacLaoch II CHAPTER 1 The church was situated comfortably for several millennia in the place I came upon it that afternoon. Green pasture land…

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    Birthday Treats Continue: Kilts!

    Kilts are the most notorious thing of Celtic culture, they can be the butt of Scottish jokes and make women weep with joy when a handsome kilted man meets a stiff breeze. :0) Today, to celebrate The Legend of Lady MacLaoch birthday love we’ve got going on, we’ll briefly tackle the history of the kilt as well as the importance of clan tartans and when they really became a symbol of clan allegiance. Though, because a picture is worth a thousand words we’ll have photos, lots of gloooooorious photos. Yer welcome. Sweaty, warm, kilt clad… awesome! [via] A Scot, having lost his shirt…. A modern day clan chief. Pure Scot.…