Looking for inspiration?

My husband and I have the good fortune to be biking in the Loire valley – a place that is famous for its lovely countryside and beautiful chateaus. Which one of these sparks the imagination for a story? Who knows!!

The chateau at Chaumont
Amboise castle
The famous Chenonceau

Which would you choose? (There’s a few more to come on the trip!)

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M.K. Tod writes historical fiction. Her latest novel, TIME AND REGRET was published by Lake Union. Mary’s other novels, LIES TOLD IN SILENCE and UNRAVELLED are available from Amazon, NookKoboGoogle Play and iTunes. She can be contacted on Facebook, Twitter and Goodreads or on her website www.mktod.com.




8 thoughts on “Looking for inspiration?”

  1. I remember visiting the Castle at Chaumont-sur-Loire at night, with only candle lights. It was magic! And it actually gave me a better feeling of how it was at the time for its inhabitants. I also really liked the Villandry gardens, Blois and Chambord of course…

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