Hi readers! I was very excited to welcome author Nicole Clarkston to Austenesque Reviews to celebrate and chat about her new release These Dreams. But sadly, it looks like Nicole is unable to make it today due to a tragic coffee shortage in her house. However, the good news is that one of the characters from her new story is available to take her place in our interview! And so, please help me welcome Mrs. Lydia Wickham to Austenesque Reviews.
Meredith: Hello, Mrs. Wickham, it is so lovely to meet you. Thank you so much for agreeing to this tête-à-tête!
Lydia: Oh, laws, I would not have missed it! This creme pastry is simply divine!
Meredith: I believe my first order of business is to congratulate you on your recent marriage and ask how married life is treating you?
Lydia: (Swallows her pastry before answering.) Well, it was a good deal better before I was married, if you must know. It seems my husband has slipped his leash, but he did leave me a charming remembrance of himself. (Pats her belly.) Continue reading »