Michael’s Musings – Drums Of Autumn- Frasers’ Ridge

!!!! SPOILER ALERT !!!! Jamie an Claire are living on the mountain. Jamie finds the land he wants tae’ be theirs an tis verra excited but Claire tis no an has her doubts. Trust yer man, Claire. Jamie an wee Ian begin tae build the cabin. Myers returns with supplies an brings Duncan tae’, along…

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Michael’s Musings – Drums Of Autumn – Bear Killer

!!!SPOILER ALERT!!! We are noe’ taking the slave ken as Polly tae’ live with the Indians so she tis’ no hung. As we travel up, up into the mountains Jamie an Myers decide tae separate. Myers an Ian are taking Polly north tae the Indian territory while Jamie an Claire head in the opposite direction….

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Michael’s Musings – Drums of Autumn – River Run

!!!SPOILER ALERT!!! We are sailing down the river an Jamie tells Claire that his Aunt wants ta have him inherit her plantation, River Run. He no really want tae do this because tis no his like Lallybroch twas before Culloden. He ask Claire her opinion an she tells him tis no her choice but kens…

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Michael’s Musings – Drums of Autumn

This is the first post of many I hope written by guest writer Michael MacGregor from the stunning Isle of Skye. Michael first posted in our Facebook group, https://www.facebook.com/groups/Outlander.online/ However, I felt his fun take on the books needed to be preserved. So he now has a home here too! Thank you Michael! !! SPOILER ALERT…

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Michael’s Musings – Voyager, Turtle Soup!

!!!!! SPOILER ALERT!!!!! Still reading Voyager an verra exciting. Jamie an Claire are finally united aboard the Artemis. Soon enough the adventures begin when pirates board their ship an Jamie tells Claire an Marsali tae go below an stay there. Well guess who no listen tae him… again. she ends up getting hurt an Mr….

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Oh, What A Tangled Web We Weave…

Spoiler Alert The producers and writers of Outlander are perhaps pondering this old saying. Why? In which seems like an attempt to further dramatise the already dramatic plot of Outlander in Season 1 they turned a naive 16 year old girl into a unredeemable scheming plotter. The young girl in question, while not totally innocent,…

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Outlander, Season 3 Premiere Date

EDIT: We now have offical confirmation of a September 2017 Season 3 premiere date, but not an actual date yet… So the following speculation was just that, speculation. I’m leaving it here out of interest demonstrating the type of discussion prevalent in #Droughtlander. Rumours swirl regarding the possible Outlander Season 3 premiere date. I keep…

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Diana Gabaldon’s Book “The Fiery Cross”

Even quite a few avid readers of Diana Gabaldon’s works will agree that The Fiery Cross is a long book. Some might even say it contains the longest day ever… Most say it was difficult to read because of that. In this interview from January Magazine, all the way back in 2002, Diana explains how…

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Murtagh Fitzgibbons Fraser – We All Need A Murtagh

Around 1715, Murtagh Fitzgibbons Fraser, second cousin to Brian Fraser, attended the Gathering at Castle Leoch to try to woo the hand of Ellen MacKenzie, daughter of the Laird Jacob MacKenzie. During a Tynchal, he killed a wounded boar single-handed with a dagger and Colum MacKenzie allowed him the tusks, which were nearly a perfect…

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