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WYRD delay

Due to an issue with the cover art, we are sorry to announce that there is a slight delay in releasing WYRD, book 1 in the Children of Snotingas series. 101 more words


Book Review - The Mercian Brexit

I have discovered a way to keep up with my writing and have time to read as well – read shorter books!

I recently noticed this short story, subtitled An Anglo-Saxon Short Story of 957, by prolific author M J Porter. 289 more words


Sherwood Shield Finals - 29th January 2017 (Arena PC)

Yesterday saw the conclusion of the Sherwood Shield competition for 2016/17. The full results are shown in the tables below.

Congratulations to all those who made the Sherwood Shield finals, Mansfield PC become the Shield Champions for 2017 and Fernwood PC have become the Plate Champions for the first time…Well done! 18 more words


Go Karting - 22nd January 2017

Those Mercia members that represented the region at last year’s Inter-regional championships on Hayling Island were invited to either a karting day or a spa day courtesy of the Mercia Petanque Association. 144 more words

Mercia Petanque Association

Mercia Speed Melee - 14th January 2017

Mercia Petanque Association held its first Speed Melee today at Arena Petanque Club, Worksop. Forty Mercia members came and enjoyed the first event of 2017, aided by some kind weather and good company. 91 more words


950: 1066 Remembered, Guest Post: Marching Toward 1066 (Annie Whitehead)

Today author Annie Whitehead joins us with some fascinating background into the kingdom of Mercia, following the eras in which she writes, those of King Alfred the Great and its succeeding generations with Æthelred and Æthelflæd (Lord Ethelred and Lady Aethelfaed), and Edgar, all of whom appear in her award-winning novels,  1,649 more words

Before The Second Sleep