Linda Lee Graham

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2015 RONE Award Nominee

InD’Tale Magazine nominated Voices Echo for the 2015 RONE Award for Historical Romance/Post Medieval! If you enjoyed the novel, please consider moving it forward with your vote before midnight, Sunday, April 26th. Here’s the link to vote: http://indtale.com/2015-rone-awards-week-two Thanks so much for reading! The post 2015 RONE Award Nominee appeared…

As Rich as a Creole

In eighteenth-century Jamaica, a creole was a nonindigenous person born on the island, whether of European, African, or mixed descent. Those referenced in the expression “as rich as a creole,” however, were invariably of European descent. The phrase is a variant of the more familiar “as rich as Croesus,” implying…

Jamaica’s Tapestried Past

I did a double take when I saw this work hanging in a Montego Bay exhibit last year. Admittedly, my interest was more than casual. I was writing Voices Echo at the time and visiting Jamaica to flesh out my research. Many of the images in the collage echoed familiar…

 
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