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Winter is coming!

So that means: projects!

Since I will not be attending any more reenactment events this year, I want to use this winter to prepare some stuff for next season. 554 more words


Stopping the crowds

Hello everyone. I hope that you are all having a lovely weekend. I am asĀ it is sunny and we have blue skies here and I did my first day of teaching with one of my new groups yesterday. 365 more words


Great Fire 350

I have not written anything for a while because I have been distracted by other things – one of those was a research trip to London into which I built a visit to the Great Fire 350 commemorations. 323 more words

Norman frock

I promise I will try and get a picture of it on me at some point, but for now you’ll have to make do with the dummy. 344 more words


"We have to hope that our characters will forgive us..."

“…because we’re doing the best that we can.” Margaret George, Historical Novel Society conference, 2016.

I’ve never been to the Historical Novel Society conference before, but after last weekend I’m wondering why. 681 more words


Milton Keynes Museum Forties Weekend

A few days ago I was given a Pentax Espio Zoom af 35mm camera dating back to about 1992. It is a fairly anonymous looking black box camera. 162 more words


Geek Obsession #4 - VIKINGR

Hi there! Today I come pretty full on. I have been taunting you about this for a while: Vikings here, Vikings there, Vikings everywhere. In my research, in my soup, on my screen…It’s about time you get to see what I am talking about. 1,192 more words