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In what should probably come as a surprise to nobody, I made an error in my translation of the original German report. The carrying lugs attach “…at about one-third of the height… ( 52 more words

Early Medieval

Hedeby quiver - part the second

Sorry about the delay between updates. That’s my workshop, right in the middle of the purple bit to the west of Sydney. We took the thermometer out there in the last heatwave and it got to 57°. 390 more words

Accessories And Personal Items


 One who plunders blunders

One who bumbles stumbles

Is it our fear or revulsion

Do we quiver with convulsions

Fumes of indecision festers chaos

-Eugenia… 58 more words


Leatherwork from Hedeby

I’ve picked up a commission to make a Hedeby quiver. First step is to have a go at translating the relevant chapter of the standard reference, Willy Groenman van Waateringe’s  1,604 more words

Early Medieval


I feel your breath upon my neck,
The gentle caress of your lips.
Your finger traces down my spine,
Your touch is gentle,
Like the brush of a feather… 29 more words