Tags » Arthurian Legend

Sword in the Stone

“But he doesn’t even have the style and panache of a king! Look at me, I have a cool helmet and colourful cloak – I have all the makings of a great ruler!”

Book Image

Sir Gawain and the Green Knight: Eat, drink, and decapitate

I’m 90 pages into J. R. R. Tolkien’s translation of Sir Gawain and the Green Knight whose name is sometimes spelled Wawain, for some reason. I think maybe it’s the pre-christian name? 471 more words

I'm Reading Tolkien Finally

But it’s kind of a weird place to start–Sir Gawain and the Green Knight, Pearl, and Sir Orfeo translated by J. R. R. Tolkien. I bought it for Gawain, obviously, because of my King Arthur addiction. 329 more words

Ladies of Legend: Igraine

References: Women of Camelot: queens and enchantresses at the court of King Arthur (Orchard Australia, 2000) by Mary Hoffman, Le Morte d’Arthur in two volumes: volume one (J.M. 2,039 more words

It's May

Seems obligatory. I have no problem with it. April and May are my favorite time of year.


Airships of Camelot: The Rise of Arthur (#1)

A post-apocalyptic steampunk wild west retelling of the Arthurian legend. That should get your attention, am I right?  There is a LOT going on in this novel. 578 more words


An Update at the Crosspost

It’s that time again! That is, that time when I look at my blog and realise there is a significant thing I’ve failed to write about, which this time means… 416 more words