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Lisa Yarde
Works at Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies
Attended State University of New York at Stony Brook
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Meet My Main Character
Earlier this spring, author Debra Brown started this series of posts from writers of historical fiction, " Meet My Main Characte r" and my good friend and fellow author  Anita Davison tagged me. So, it's time to introduce readers to the title character of S...
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Freedom Fighters: Widukind, Charlemagne’s Foe
By  Kim Rendfeld “Widukind?
A freedom fighter?” my Frankish characters say. “Are you mad? He’s burned
churches. His murderers killed indiscriminately.” “Widukind
is a hero,” my Saxon characters reply. “He will rid us of these foreign
invaders who destroyed ...
By Kim Rendfeld “Widukind? A freedom fighter?” my Frankish characters say. “Are you mad? He’s burned churches. His murderers killed indiscriminately.” “Widukind is a hero,” my Saxon characters reply. “He will rid us o...
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Except Thursday: SIEGE OF THE HEART by Elise Cyr
This week, we're pleased to welcome author Elise Cyr   with her latest novel,    SIEGE OF THE HEART . Join us again on Sunday for an author interview, with more details about the story behind the story. The author will offer a free DIGITAL copy of Siege of ...
This week, we're pleased to welcome author Elise Cyr with her latest novel,  SIEGE OF THE HEART. Join us again on Sunday for an author interview, with more details about the story behind the story. The author will offer a fre...
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Excerpt Thursday: LEST CAMELOT FALL by Danny Adams
This week, we're pleased to welcome author Danny Adams   with his latest novel,   LEST CAMELOT FALL . Join us again on Sunday for an author interview, with more details about the story behind the story. The author will offer a free DIGITAL copy of  Lest Cam...
This week, we're pleased to welcome author Danny Adams with his latest novel,  LEST CAMELOT FALL. Join us again on Sunday for an author interview, with more details about the story behind the story. The author will offer a fr...
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Excerpt Thursday: The Grip of God by Rebecca Hazell
This week, we're pleased to welcome author Rebecca Hazell   with her latest novel,  THE GRIP OF GOD . Join us again on Sunday for an author interview, with more details about the story behind the story. The author will offer a free copy of  The Grip of God ...
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Freedom Fighters: Widukind, Charlemagne’s Foe
By  Kim Rendfeld “Widukind?
A freedom fighter?” my Frankish characters say. “Are you mad? He’s burned
churches. His murderers killed indiscriminately.” “Widukind
is a hero,” my Saxon characters reply. “He will rid us of these foreign
invaders who destroyed ...
By Kim Rendfeld “Widukind? A freedom fighter?” my Frankish characters say. “Are you mad? He’s burned churches. His murderers killed indiscriminately.” “Widukind is a hero,” my Saxon characters reply. “He will rid us o...
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Author Interview & Book Giveaway: Elise Cyr on SIEGE OF THE HEART
This week, we're pleased to welcome author  Elise Cyr   with her latest novel,    SIEGE OF THE HEART . The author will offer a free DIGITAL copy of  Siege of the Heart   to a lucky blog visitor .    Be sure to leave your email address in the comments of tod...
This week, we're pleased to welcome author Elise Cyr with her latest novel,  SIEGE OF THE HEART. The author will offer a free DIGITAL copy of Siege of the Heart to a lucky blog visitor.  Be sure to leave your email address in...
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Freedom Fighters: The Welsh Wars
By  Lisa J. Yarde Almost from the moment the
Normans took England in 1066 and attempted to subdue the whole of the British
Isles, they faced resistance in the west from people who would not be subdued:
the Welsh. After 1070, a series of Anglo-Norman castles...
By Lisa J. Yarde Almost from the moment the Normans took England in 1066 and attempted to subdue the whole of the British Isles, they faced resistance in the west from people who would not be subdued: the Welsh. After 1070,...
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Author Interview & Book Giveaway: Rebecca Hazell on THE GRIP OF GOD
This week, we're pleased to welcome author  Rebecca Hazell   with her latest novel,  THE GRIP OF GOD . The author will offer a free copy of  The Grip of God  to a lucky blog visitor .    Be sure to leave your email address in the comments of today's author ...
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Female Pioneers: Sor Juana Inés de la Cruz (12 November 1651 – 17 April 1694)
By  Kathryn A. Kopple Sor
Juana Inés de la Cruz (Sister Agnes of the Cross) was baptized on December 2, 1651 in what was then known as New Spain (or Mexico). She was entered in the registry as a “daughter of the church.” In other words, illegitimate. Her gi...
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  • Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies
    2005 - present
  • Chanel
    1998 - 2001
  • New York City Council
    2001 - 2002
  • New York County Lawyers Association
    2002 - 2005
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Barbados
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I'm a writer, blogger, book reviewer, techie and Twitter addict. When I'm not doing any of that stuff, I can usually be found chilling with the best nephews in the world or playing the Sims.
Introduction
I write historical fiction in the medieval period. My website is www.lisajyarde.com
Education
  • State University of New York at Stony Brook
    Political Science, 1993 - 1996
  • New York Law School
    Law, 1999 - 2001
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Female