Monthly Archives: April 2016

Amtgard Weekend Event and Post Event

Originally posted on Thee Crohnie Grace :
[Image of Sir Moe’s Knighting as he walks under the swords of the other knights] ? Friday at 7am we packed up and left to leave for Hagerstown, Maryland. I got all dressed up…

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Beltane, and May Day, a time of myth, traditions, and flowers – Orange County Local Council of the Covenant of the Goddess

As we come to the close of April, and see the seasons change, we recognize the wheel of the year and the approaching Sabbat. Throughout the world, ancient traditions have been practiced in celebrat… Source: Beltane, and May Day, a

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Posted in History, pagan

What Ancient Languages Sound Like – Top 24 Around the World – YouTube

Ever wonder what ancient languages sounded like?  

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Game of Thrones filming locations in Northern Ireland – Places in Ireland you must see before you die

Previous Post Next Post Northern Ireland has some fantastic and beautiful places. It is also an important place for Game of Thrones, which Source: Game of Thrones filming locations in Northern Ireland – Places in Ireland you must see before

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Excerpt – Legacy of Truth

Legacy of Truth is set in Ireland around 1800. It’s a prequel to Legacy of Hunger, and the second book in The Druid’s Brooch Series, but it serves as a stand-alone novel as well. It should be on pre-order in

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Posted in History, pagan, Travel, Writing

7 weird and wonderful Georgian beauty treatments | History Extra

In the 21st century, beauty is big business: thousands of column inches are devoted daily to discussing the latest beauty trends, from the simple to the absurd. But, as historical writer Catherine Cur Source: 7 weird and wonderful Georgian beauty

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Why I Use the Term ‘Dark Ages’

Originally posted on Kim Rendfeld:
What should we call that period between roughly 500 and 1000, which includes the setting of my novels? In my scholarly-like moments, I say early medieval times, but often, I’ll type Dark Ages. That term…

Posted in Travel

Love and Marriage in the Middle Ages (Medieval Mondays #5a)

Originally posted on A Frame Around Infinity:
A medieval betrothal Getting married in the medieval times was a complicated business. On the one hand, it seemed straightforward enough – far less complicated than today: Almost every man and woman could…

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Posted in History

A song and a secret

Originally posted on Spontaneous Deliberations of an Ordinary Girl:
Hi Everyone! We’re taking a slight break from the “Angry Birds Movie” and I’m going to do reviews for two movies: Images found at: http://www.rottentomatoes.com/m/song_of_the_sea_2014/ (song of the Sea) and http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0485601/…

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Posted in Art, music, pagan, Travel

The Easter Rising 100 years on | CULTURE FLAWS

This article was originally published on EUI Times here Myth and memory are the foundation stones of the modern Irish state, with Irish national identity resting on the enduring power of pas… Source: The Easter Rising 100 years on |

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