Welcome Back to Medieval Monday. The Summer Session kicks off today with the fun theme of Villains and I get to start the 11-week rounds of excerpts with a look a favorite ‘bad guy’ from my books.
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Sir Paxton of Corbeau. Paxton manages to weasel his way through three of the Knights of Destiny Series before he’s finally brought down. But we meet him for the first time (chronologically) in my latest book, FOR THIS KNIGHT ONLY.
midnight sky, haloed by a ring of clouds, the late-winter moon hung low.
Shadows spiked across the courtyard, ghostly reminders of the dormant trees
from which they slipped. A smaller shadow flicked between them, moving silently
toward the castle’s black bulk.
rock was deadened in the closeness of the cold air, yet it seemed to ring in
Sir Paxton of Corbeau’s ears. He flattened against the stone wall, then eased
to the edge and carefully peered around the corner. No one in sight.
trying to hide? He was a knight
returned from a dangerous mission and should be welcomed. No doubt he would be,
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