Rebecca Boyd

Exploring the universe, one frame at a time.

In Spite of It All update

Posted Sunday, August 23rd, 2015
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The 2015 Nicholl Fellowship comments on In Spite of It All have come in!

    • “lively dialogue that sparkles with wit”
    • “a thoroughly enjoyable, charming love story just brimming with Irish wit and sass”
    • “the most playful and lighthearted Civil War story I’ve ever read”
    • “a sweet, well-crafted romance, with a totally unique setup”
    • “a compelling and believable romance that feels fun and sincere”
    • “a very sweet concept for a love story”
    • “alternately funny and horrifying, all while not feeling overdone”
    • “countless great one-liners and exchange that keep the tone afloat”
    • “well crafted and fascinating”
    • “succeeds in making history feel personal”
    • “There’s something magical about the interplay between the characters set in the period and location of the story.”

I don’t know what to say other than:  !!!!!!!!!!

Well, yes I do.  I know to say Thank You.  It is so exciting for me to see my work appreciated by an audience of experts.  Thanks so much for the encouraging words, Nicholl readers.

I think now I’ll go jump up and down some more.