James – Duke of Northumberland

duke-final-smaller

I have finally managed to finish this piece earlier today, to go with yesterday’s post that detailed a rough outline for my WIP story; Whispers of the Past – Restoration of the Crown along with a photo of young Olivia who is a lady in waiting to Catherine of Aragon.

Today, I post a rough idea of how I picture a young James, who in the story is the Duke of Northumberland, one of the King’s close advisors and friend to Charles Brandon who try to prevent the annulment of his marriage to Catherine, and put an end to the King’s infatuation with Anne.

A rough draft snippet of the story can be found via this post.

Whispers of the Past – Restoration of the Crown

judi-dench2

This is a rough idea of how I pictured a young Olivia in my Tudor era fanfic, where she is a lady in waiting to Queen Catherine of Aragon, Henry VIII’s first true and loyal wife.

The story itself at the moment is a rough draft, with working title. It can be viewed as a James Bond/The Tudors crossover, with a twist. I wanted to try something different this time around, and this was an idea that the muse came up with, and it’s something that I do not regret in the slightest. The story is also part of a series called; Whispers of the Past.

A little snippet of the fic can be read under the cut below, which takes place when Olivia hears Henry blaming Catherine for the deaths of their stillborn children.

Continue reading