Susanna here. First off, it needs to be said there will never be anyone to fill Jo Beverley’s shoes. She just isn’t replaceable. Although I only met her in person a couple of times, they were times that I’ll remember (and I’ll always pronounce “duke” properly because of her).
While I’m honored and thrilled to be joining the Wenchery, I’m not attempting to fill the place left by Jo’s passing, but rather to take the seat next to hers, leaving hers here at the table in case she has need of it.
So. How to begin?
There were many of you who DID manage to guess my identity, based on the quiz that Anne posted a few weeks ago, but it occurs to me that there are likely just as many of you who have No Idea Who I Am, so I thought it might be a good thing to go through the answers to the questions on that quiz, and let you learn a little bit about me: