When I read Notker the Stammerer’s biography of Charlemagne, composed about 70 years after the emperor’s death, I get the feeling that he didn’t let facts get in the way of his story. 197 more words
Tags » Dark Ages
I ponder lots of things. I have insomnia which gives me plenty of time at night to ponder the world and it’s being.
History tells us in Europe from about 400AD the roman world started to collapse which lead to political and social cohesion falling apart, and there was a lot not documented or unverified. 316 more words
I sat on my chair, reading, the afternoon sun pouring through the windows. My dog, a big goof of a Labrador/Newfoundland mix, came into the living room and I watched as he walked around the room, sniffing at things. 1,336 more words