History Category

Queen Jane Seymour and St Georgeโ€™s Chapel

Originally posted on All Things Tudor:
On October 12, 1537, King Henry VIIIโ€™s wife Jane Seymour gave birth at Hampton Court Palace to his only surviving legitimate son, the future King Edward VI. The labor had been exhausting, but Jane appeared to recover and wrote a letter to Thomas Cromwell announcing the birth of Henry’s…

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Magic and Musings

And as imagination bodies forth The forms of things unknown, the poetโ€™s pen Turns them to shapes and gives to airy nothing A local habitation and a name. โ€“William Shakespeare    It’s been a long time and I’m delighted to finally have my blog back! Thank you so much for staying with me through the […]

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