To the Vale of Graves…
And one glorious afternoon in October I took a stroll through this fabulous cemetery to the grave of Byron's spouse...Comments 0
A Regency Recondite!
Born ‘out of my time’ and with a fond heart for Regency history - it is no secret that I also have a passionate interest in the life of the poet Lord Byron!
Like Seaham Hall? Vastly!
One cold weekend in February and with the clearest skies imaginable, I returned to the place that Byron had confessed to taking a liking to 'vastly'...
A Stroll Along Piccadilly? Oh! The Agony!
Having ‘metropolized’ to London for the day - one quiet and chilly afternoon I went for a stroll along Piccadilly to take a lingering look at the abode which was the scene of his short and difficult union with the unfortunate, former Annabella Milbanke...
A Dashing Tour of Newstead Abbey?
Since discovering the hidden treasure that is Newstead Abbey - I remain enraptured by the Gothic ruin which as the ancestral home of Lord Byron influenced much of his wonderful poetry and I ALWAYS eagerly anticipate any visit...