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Six Author Questions

Where did you get the idea for your most recent book?

The idea for a Celtic murder mystery formed during genealogical studies that traced the family name back to at least 1500 A.D. 566 more words


New Website

Here are some roman legionaries being trained to control the crowds on Jenkin Road for the tour de France


The Celt Experience rebrand their bottles

At the heart of The Celt Experience’s beers lie their ancient Celtic roots. Rife with mythology, heaped in mystery and now bottled in brand new bottles to reflect their legendary history even more. 183 more words

Beer Art

My Celtic nation

As a member of the Celtic nation, I meet fellow members everywhere I go.  I see their artwork come through in tattoos, signs and billboards.  The ancient culture devised by my forefathers is even more prevalent now that it was in the dark dawn of time, centuries ago. 79 more words

Bringing Scotland to Oxford: the O'Donnell Lectures for 2013

The medieval history of Britain outwith England is not terribly well covered at Oxford. I got into the habit of saying that by virtue of my appointment there I was now England’s only professional historian of the Picts even though I haven’t worked on them since last century: this was to stupidly forget… 1,842 more words


Splendor Solis

To put it most literally, we are the children of light, even if we forget about it for a time. Light is essential, even when there’s only a little. 1,003 more words