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Solstice of the Moon: Halfway to paradise...

The misty morning had turned into the most glorious autumn day as we left Glen Lyon and headed towards Loch Tay. We wanted to try and get a shot of the crannog that has been built on the lake at Kenmore. 893 more words

Photography

11 NO FEE international lit mags seeking English submissions of poetry, prose, and art

Why limit yourself to being published in lit mags in the U.S., Canada, or the U.K? There are many countries with English-language lit mags you can also submit your work to. 1,033 more words

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Visiting the Iron Age

Not all history can be taught with textbooks. For me, the finest demonstration of this I’ve come across is in the middle of Scotland, less than two hours’ drive away from any of the cities, perched a few metres off the shore of Loch Tay, where the reconstruction of an Iron Age crannog forms the major part of the… 655 more words

Thoughts

The Scottish Crannog Centre

On the banks of Loch Tay close to Aberfeldy in Perthshire, Scotland is a reconstructed iron age dwelling known as a crannog. A crannog is a dwelling built on a partial or entire artificial island in a lake, estuary or river in Scotland and Ireland. 324 more words

Photography

Twitter is Full of Filthy Crannog Dwellers

One of the projects I was marking this year featured a virtual reconstruction of a crannog, a dwelling built out into the water on an artificial island. 262 more words

Archaeology

Representatives of Persephone, Crannóg, and Craft Brewers Guild Meet with Minister of Agriculture

If you’ve not been following the developing story, Persephone in Gibsons BC and Crannóg Ales Sorrento BC are two breweries based on Agricultural Land Commission (ALR) plots where they grow their own hops, but neither company is able to produce enough grain to meet the 50% requirement imposed by the province. 1,122 more words

News

Nelson Brewing Company: BlackHeart Oatmeal Stout

Back in the days when this was a regular release, the Nelson BlackHeart Oatmeal Stout was one of the very best stouts from BC. For some reason it did not sell enough to remain a regular release, and now it is only available as a seasonal autumn release in bombers. 78 more words

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