Love Is A Wound

Love Is A Wound

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Hazel Osmond By hosmond Updated Aug 27, 2013

The chapters that follow were written as a result of watching the BBC Robin Hood series. The Guy of Gisborne character created by the writers and brought to life by Richard Armitage, sparked my interest.  I started to think about creating my own storylines with him, rather than Robin Hood, as the central character.

So, this fan fiction wouldn't have happened without the BBC series and I've used some of the characters as my starting point. I am not claiming them or the settings as my own, but I do hope you enjoy it.

It originally appeared on the C19 website and dreamerfiction and is my second fan fiction. I wanted to tell the story of a beautiful woman who does not use her looks to get herself anything but who finds herself fighting to survive in an environment where men had all the power. 

The title 'Love is a Wound' is from a poem written by Marie de France who wrote around 1170-80 and spent some time in England. It goes  'Love is a wound within the body that has no outward sign'. ...

  • armitage
  • gisborne
  • guy
  • hood
  • richard
  • robin