Can you believe the Excalibur story?

Some of my favourite stories are the ones about King Arthur. There are many versions of the Arthur legend. One collection was written by the man whose name I have borrowed, Geoffrey of Monmouth, in the Twelfth Century. These stories contain a fascinating mixture of...

Fake News? To us it’s Old Hat!

There’s a lot of talk about fake news these days, as if it was something new. Well, to us historical novelists it is something we have been dealing with for ages. We write a mixture of fact and fiction, but we try to be clear in our own minds where one ends and...