The Rose & the Thistle releases!

Laura Frantz at my desk, Book Covers, Books, Harlaxton, Heroes and Heroines, Historical Fiction, History, Inspiration, Reading, Reading Friends, Scotland, The Armchair Traveler, Uncategorized

Nay, it never gets old! Releasing a novel remains a unique experience even for someone who’s been writing stories since age 7. I’m always felt so at home with my writing & it’s always been a joy, a bit like the best friend I never had. Releasing it for public consumption has been a learning curve as it does feel …

A Modern-day Fairy Tale

Laura Frantz Harlaxton, History, Inspiration, Uncategorized

Once upon a time I lived in England and attended school there at a place called Harlaxton in Lincolnshire. To say it was magical was an understatement. Only now, looking back, do I see how the Lord used that experience to stoke my imagination and lay the groundwork for my writing. I’m eternally grateful! I remember endless cups of steaming …