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Quest for Catrin: Adventures in Gaul (Part 3)

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Tweet ADVENTURES IN GAUL (PART 3) Lugdunum Roman Gaul (Lyon, France) On the last day of our adventure to rediscover the ancient sites where Catrin, Celtic warrior princess, journeys in APOLLO’S RAVEN, my daughter, Sonja, and I discovered the Botanical Garden of Lyon—an eight-acre haven of lush gardens, greenhouse, blue-green lake, mythological statues and zoo. […]

Quest for Catrin: Adventures in Gaul (Part 2)

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Tweet ADVENTURES IN GAUL (PART 2) Lugdunum Roman Gaul  (Lyon, France) Unshaken, resolved to find the archaeological excavation of the arena where gladiators fought in Lugdunum Roman Gaul (Lyon, France) in APOLLOS’ RAVEN, I continued to ask storekeepers, waitpersons, any friendly person on the street, and even my husband back in the USA, “Where’s the […]

Quest for Catrin: Adventures in Gaul (Part 1)

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ADVENTURES IN GAUL (Part 1) Lutetia Roman Gaul (modern Paris, France)  In August 2011, Sonja and I journeyed to France, known as Gaul in Ancient Rome, to discover the historical sites where Catrin, Celtic warrior princess,  journeys in APOLLO’S RAVEN. Our first stop was Lutetia, Lutèce in French, the name given to the future Paris by […]

Quest for Catrin, Celtic Woman Warrior

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Tweet   QUEST FOR CATRIN Photographic Vision of Catrin In April of this year, I began a quest to create a photographic vision of CATRIN—the free-spirited Celtic princess in my completed novel, APOLLO’S RAVEN. Set in first-century Britain, Catrin has been trained as a warrior alongside men in her kingdom and has a deep spiritual […]